39 Paranoid Quotes

  • The paranoid is never entirely mistaken. – Sigmund Freud

 

  • Paranoia plays into all of us. Trust is a terrifying idea of not knowing who we can rely on. – Eric Christian Olsen

 

  • A paranoid is someone who has all the facts. – William S. Burroughs

 

  • Experiences might teach us to be cautious, but never to be paranoid. Paranoia is a limiter of destiny – Mr Imbuya

 

  • Strange how paranoia can link up with reality now and then. – Philip K. Dick

 

  • Total paranoia is just total awareness. – Charles Manson

 

  • Being slightly paranoid is like being slightly pregnant – it tends to get worse. – Molly Ivins

 

  • We need to tell the difference between being paranoid and being careful. – Parry Aftab

 

  • There is no such thing as paranoia. Your worst fears can come true at any moment. – Hunter S. Thompson

 

  • Paranoia is just another word for ignorance. – Hunter S. Thompson

 

  • Paranoia is the delusion that your enemies are organized. – Arthur D. Hlavaty

 

  • Paranoia was always a potential side effect. – Kimberly Derting

 

  • Don’t be a little paranoid; worry about everything, or let it all go. – James Alan Gardner

paranoid quotes

  • Paranoid means you are aware of 10% of the problem. – Oran Kangas

 

  • There is no such thing as paranoia. No. Not in the 21st century. Paranoia is just another word for ignorance. – Dr. Hunter S. Thompson

 

  • Paranoid is what people who are trying to take advantage call you in an effort to get you to drop your guard. – Matt Damon

 

  • A paranoid is someone who knows a little of what’s going on. – William S. Burroughs

 

  • Paranoia is just another word for longevity. – Laurell K. Hamilton

 

  • The worm of paranoia begins to eat into even the hardest adversary. – David Ignatius

 

  • People that have trust issues only need to look in the mirror. There they will meet the one person that will betray them the most. – Shannon L. Alder

 

  • Even paranoid people have enemies. – Henry A. Kissinger

 

  • The suspicious mind conjures its own demons. – Hanshiro Tsugomu

 

  • Sometimes paranoia’s just having all the facts. – William S. Burroughs

 

  • Only the paranoid survive. – Andy Grove

 

  • You’re mind is working at its best when you’re being paranoid. You explore every avenue and possibility of your situation at high speed with total clarity. – Banksy

 

  • Just because you’re paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after you. – Kurt Cobain

 

  • Paranoia is reality seen on a finer scale. – Philo Gant

 

  • Paranoia’s the garlic in life’s kitchen, right: you can never have too much. – Thomas Pynchon

 

  • If you act out of a paranoid fear of something happening, you will always make that thing happen. – John Green

 

  • Paranoia reduces anxiety and guilt by transferring to the other all the characteristics one does not want to recognize in oneself. It is maintained by selective perception and recall. We only see and acknowledge those negative aspects of the enemy that support the stereotype we have already created. – Sam Keen

 

  • In this world only the paranoid survive. – Dean Koontz

 

  • It’s amazing where the paranoid mind can take you. – Bill Ayers

 

  • Paranoia has a sharper taste if the danger is real. – Pat Conroy

 

  • Paranoia is just a heightened sense of awareness. – John Lennon

 

  • A paranoid thinks that sinister forces are out to get him, not realizing that they are out to get everybody. – Robert Breault

 

  • Don’t be afraid of losing a little power in daily associations. People who seek power and knowledge aren’t misers. They aren’t afraid. That is paranoid. – Frederick Lenz

 

  • There is no literature and art without paranoia. Probably there would be even civilization. Paranoia is the world. It is the attempt to make sense of what has not. – Thomas Pynchon

 

  • Paranoia. The more you think of an imaginary problem, the more you feel as though it’s real. – Simona Panova

 

  • The secret to a happy, successful life of paranoia is to keep careful track of your persecutors. – Tyrone Hayes