Even in normal life, I'm not the skinniest model.
The fact to which we have got to cling, as to a lifebelt, is that it is possible to be a normal decent person and yet be fully alive.
Whereas the melancholic exhibits a state of general inhibition, in the manic patient even normal inhibitions of the instincts are partly or wholly abolished.
If you ask me what I should say to the girls who are making money, I think it's as normal as a guy making money.
'The Black Prism' is a story about two brothers who respect and fear and admire and contend with and shape each other. In other words, it's a story of normal brothers - who happen to be in extraordinary circumstances.
Mum was very cool. Even though she came from a pretty affluent family, she was cool. She was really good, a very normal person.
There is a world of difference between a Mahler eighth note and a normal eighth note.
I shouldn't say I'm looking forward to leading a normal life, because I don't know what normal is.
My dad was a musician, it was just what he did, like another guy's dad drives a meat truck. Our house was normal. We weren't taken with the fact our dad was a musician.
I never felt ostracized or made to feel strange by obsessing over 'The Onion' or 'Calvin and Hobbes.' That was considered completely normal.
The conventional definition of reality, and the idea of 'normal life', mean nothing.
The mind that has not been developed or trained is very scattered. That's the normal state of affairs, but it leaves us out of touch with a great deal in life, including our bodies.