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People think common sense is common - but it's not.
Common sense is not really so common.
The Art of Thinking: Port-Royal Logic
The best things are the most common.
Abnormal is so common, it's practically normal.
I'm pretty normal.
Common prick of conscience.
I am not normal.
Whenever a man boasts much about [his common sense], you may be pretty sure that he has very little sense, either common or uncommon.
normal's the watchword
Normal is enormously susceptible to swinging with the gusts of politics and history. Disguised as scientific and fixed, it is subjective and protean. That is why I used the word normative above, a term derived from statistics, simply meaning what most people do.
Being normal?1 I have never had this experience.
A common man marvels at uncommon things. A wise man marvels at the commonplace.
We're as average as everyday's wash.
What is common sense isn't common practice.
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To do something very common, in my own way.
...being average, being normal. That my friend is an Impossibility
He dropped his pile of papers onto the desk and indicated the sheet on top. "Here is the common I nominate in all the fires, Carl." "You what?" "The common I nominate." "Common denominator, Assad. A compound noun. What common denominator?
Well, normal is relative.
You know what the average person is? Average.
I don't know what 'normal' means, anyway.
What is ordinary to you maybe a desert of woeful newness to another.
When aristocrats pretend they're common people
they get common!
What is commonest, cheapest, nearest, easiest, is Me,
Me going in for my chances, spending for vast returns,
Adorning myself to bestow myself on the first that will take
Not asking the sky to come down to my good will,
Scattering it freely forever.
Common sense is, of all kinds, the most uncommon. It implies good judgment, sound discretion, and true and practical wisdom applied to common life.
One should use common words to say uncommon things
It's pretty amazing how uncommon common sense is.
In my everyday life, I'm pretty normal.
I'm beyond the normal person. I'm not your everyday Joe.
Normality is death.
Commonplaces never become tiresome. It is we who become tired when we cease to be curious and appreciative. We find that it is not a new scene which is needed, but a new viewpoint.
Nothing Is Unusual (NIU).
Normal is the delusion of the majority.
What is normal? Normal is only ordinary; mediocre. Life belongs to the rare, exceptional individual who dares to be different.
Normality is an illusion, created by a conservative culture to control behaviour
Normality is way overrated.
In a common situation, I suppose we all behave much alike and use the same words.
Normality is to be different. Every person is a different person. And one day you need to be aware of your difference. Aware that you are not the same as the others. That is to be normal.
There are no normal people - just look at your relatives,
Unlike most other people, I'm just an average person.
Standard - no. I hate standards.
We're not ordinary. No one else is like us.
I'm an average, everyday girl.
You will never be commonplace if you are vigilant in love.
Do you think that it is possible to have a mere taste of commonness? Either one hates it or makes common cause with it.
There are two kinds of typical days. There's the typical day when I'm writing a novel, and there's the typical day when I'm not.
Nothing common can seem worthy of you.
Normal is a cycle on a washing machine.
Hardly anybody is exactly normal in any way, just as one hundred tossed pennies will rarely come up exactly fifty heads and fifty tails.
To feel common after a common cold is quite uncommon.
performing the commonplace under uncommonplace conditions.
All things are in common among friends.
I live a normal life.
Normal is all relative.
Normal and together, an impossible combination for us in the regular, real world.
Do what is uncommon; do it in the uncommon way
I'm guessing normal for us won't include a two-story Colonial in the suburbs? A Corgi, two kids, and a minivan?" Roth
Suffering is the common lot of man.
There is no normal. There is not an invisible bar you must meet to be acceptable to society.
Normal is a bitter pill that we rail against.
I'm a common woman sharing common problems seeking common solutions on a journey with an uncommon Savior.
I will not say that everything was utterly commonplace, becuase I doubt if anything can be that, except to utterly commonplace people - and there my vanity steps in ...
I am just a plain, common man.
What is normal is up for debate.
Normal is just a cycle on the washing machine.
Depend upon it, there is nothing so unnatural as the commonplace.
Either we're all ordinary, or else none of us is ordinary.
How shall I speak of Doom, and ours in special, But as of something altogether common?
Uncommon sense is common nonsense.
Normal is Overrated
The extraordinary's the norm.
What is common becomes sense, but what is sensible doesn't always become common.
What is common to many is least taken care of, for all men have greater regard for what is their own than what they possess in common with others.
Common sense is the average sensibility and intelligence of men undisturbed by individual peculiarities.
Just because it's common doesn't make it less powerful.
Me and normal have never really been on speaking terms.
Common sense is the most widely shared commodity in the world, for every man is convinced that he is well supplied with it.
I'm obsessively opposed to the typical.
Normal is nothing more than a cycle on a washing machine.
I was not typical. Whatever typical or normal is, I was somehow separated and different.
None of us are normal.
Men are seldom more commonplace than on supreme occasions.
When I think of normality I think of mediocrity
Common sense is not always common practice.
I'm about as normal as Norman Bates.
A truly common culture is not one in which we all think alike, or in which we all believe that fairness is next to godliness, but one in which everyone is allowed to be in on the project of cooperatively shaping a common way of life.
Normal? Hateful word, normal. No meaning whatsoever.
We're as common as rain. And she was right: to each other, we were as normal and nice as the smell of bread, we were just a family. In a family, even exaggerations make perfect sense; they are always logical exaggerations, nothing more.
There's no typical person [addicted to heroin]. It just has permeated every segment of society in Ohio.
This is no common day, Mrs. Dr. dear," she said solemnly.
"Oh, Susan, there is no such thing as a common day. EVERY day has something about it no other day has. Haven't you noticed?
Normal is modern-day slavery. Don't be normal.
I'm really a normal person.
There's no such thing as a typical person or a typical day.
Perhaps what you call conventionality, I call decency.
It is the privilege of genius that life never grows common place, as it does for the rest of us.
Common sense needs to be more common.
What we call normal may be the psycho-pathology of the average.
Ain't no man can avoid being born average, but there ain't no man got to be common.
The universal subjugator, the commonplace.