Maybe no one’s really crazy. Everyone is just a little bit mad. How much depends on where you fall in the spectrum. How much depends on how lucky you are.

Joshua Walters

Quotation #17865

About This Quote


Source: "On Being Just Crazy Enough." Full Spectrum Auditions. May 2011. Conference Presentation. Additional Information: This quote by bipolar comedian Joshua Walters means that "crazy" is a relative term; perhaps everyone has some degree of mental illness, Walters speculates, and it is just a matter of how much. The quote is from Walters' 2011 TED Talk in which he discusses how being on "the mental illness spectrum" can actually have positive effects in terms of creativity and drive. Watch the TED Talk here: Joshua Walters - On Being Just Crazy Enough