Quotes of Paranoium

“ I've always found paranoia to be a perfectly defensible position. ”

- Pat Conroy

“ Paranoia means having all the facts. ”

- William S. Burroughs

“ Paranoia is a finer scale of reality. ”

- Michael W. Moore

“ I'm scared to death of being poor. It's like a fat girl who loses 500 pounds but is always fat inside. I grew up poor and will always feel poor inside. It's my pet paranoia. ”

- Cher

“ A paranoiac, like a poet, is born, not made. ”

- Luis Bunuel

“ I envy paranoids; they actually feel people are paying attention to them. ”

- Susan Sontag

“ And the possibility of developing paranoia, slight memory loss and laziness. But, it says, "the lethal dose of cannabis is a 2-kilo block dropped on your head from the 25th floor of a high-rise building. In other words - cannabis can't kill you, it is not a poison like alcohol, and not addictive like cigarettes. ”

- Unknown

“ It is in our interests to let the police and their employers go on believing that the Underground is a conspiracy, because it increases their paranoia and their inability to deal with what is really happening. As long as they look for ringleaders and documents they will miss their mark, which is that proportion of every personality which belongs in the Underground. ”

- Germaine Greer

“ Many people I know in Los Angeles believe that the Sixties ended abruptly on August 9, 1969, ended at the exact moment when word of the murders on Cielo Drive traveled like brushfire through the community, and in a sense this is true. The tension broke that day… ”

- Joan Didion

“ The marriage of reason and nightmare which has dominated Twentieth Century has given birth to an ever more ambiguous world. Across the communications landscape move the specters of sinister technologies and the dreams that money can buy. Thermonuclear weapons systems and soft drink commercials coexist in an overlit realm ruled by advertising and pseudo-events, science and pornography… ”

- J. G. Ballard
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