Normal And Abnormal Quotes by Bethany Hamilton, D. H. Lawrence, Elie Wiesel, Sue Johanson, Tom G. Palmer, William Osler and many others.
Doing everything with one arm, being well-known, and having a book and a movie, it’s fairly abnormal. As far as just not having to worry about past experiences, I’ve healed very well.
You don’t want to love – your eternal and abnormal craving is to be loved. You aren’t positive, you’re negative. You absorb, absorb, as if you must fill yourself up with love, because you’ve got a shortage somewhere.
That I survived the Holocaust and went on to love beautiful girls, to talk, to write, to have toast and tea and live my life – that is what is abnormal.
It’s sad that the most glorious of sexual experiences can make us feel guilty, ashamed, embarrassed, and abnormal.
Guardians are necessary for children and abnormal adults, because they cannot make responsible choices for themselves.
Variability is the law of life, and as no two faces are the same, so no two bodies are alike, and no two individuals react alike and behave alike under the abnormal conditions which we know as disease.
Even a woman of abnormal will cannot escape her hormonal identity.
I have an appetite for the normal in my life, as well as the abnormal.
It wasn’t until school that we realised that we were abnormal.
There was nothing abnormal about it when homosexuality was the norm.
Normal fear protects us; abnormal fear paralyses us. Normal fear motivates us to improve our individual and collective welfare; abnormal fear constantly poisons and distorts our inner lives. Our problem is not to be rid of fear but, rather to harness and master it.
I just try and surround myself, for the biggest proportion of time that I can, with people who make me feel normal, because constantly feeling abnormal is quite difficult.
Abnormal, adj. Not conforming to standard. In matters of thought and conduct, to be independent is to be abnormal, to be abnormal is to be detested.
It might, too, have been the singular cold that alienated me; for such chilliness was abnormal on so hot a day, and the abnormal always excites aversion, distrust, and fear.
I have a problem when people say something’s real or not real, or normal or abnormal. The meaning of those words for me is very personal and subjective. I’ve always been confused and never had a clearcut understanding of the meaning of those kinds of words.
Shrinking away from death is something unhealthy and abnormal which robs the second half of life of its purpose.
To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.