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Old 10-12-2012, 10:07 PM
 
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We've all heard this adage as often as we've heard "the road to hell is paved with good intentions." There are a lot of really bright people, both below and above MENSA level, who are quirky. But insanity is a strong word. To me, it implies low functioning. I think that some really smart people may have some personality quirks, and often do, but this expression seems faulty and over the top. What is its origin? Do you agree with the statement?
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