Delusions Of Grandeur Quotes

Quotes tagged as "delusions-of-grandeur" (showing 1-11 of 11)
“We were all in it together, of course, desperate to regain some hypothetical upper hand by any means necessary.”
Peter Watts, Blindsight

Stephen King
“She remembered Scott saying that people shouldn't be allowed houses with more than two toilets to shit in, it gives them delusions of grandeur.”
Stephen King, Lisey's Story

Steve Maraboli
“The problem you have isn't a delusion of grandeur; it's a delusion of insignificance.”
Steve Maraboli

Charles Dickens
“It was evident that he had nothing around him but the simplest necessaries, for everything that I remarked upon turned out to have been sent in on my account....Yet, having already made his fortune in his own mind, he was so unassuming with it that I felt quite grateful to him for not being puffed up.”
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

Phil Volatile
“I can remember when
delusions of grandeur
entailed wanting to
be a rock star, movie star,
a millionaire; to make it
as a writer—
now it seems that it’s
to want to earn a
decent living”
Volatalistic Phil, White Wedding Lies, and Discontent: An American Love Story

Ahmed Mostafa
“I still have much up my sleeve.”
Ahmed Mostafa

Donna Goddard
“Have no delusions of grandeur or plotting schemes. Have flawless confidence because you are worthy and sacred.”
Donna Goddard, Waldmeer

“My delusions of grandeur are steadily becoming a reality of grandeur.”
Pietros Maneos, The Italian Pleasures of Gabriele Paterkallos

“Some people seem to have a vested interest in their delusion. - On Delusion”
Lamine Pearlheart, To Life from the Shadows:

Iris Murdoch
“Indeed, now I come to think of it, nearly everything in the world is relevant to my situation.”
Iris Murdoch, The Sea, the Sea