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Art and Images in Psychiatry
June 6, 2011

Pieter Bruegel's Dulle Griet

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Arch Gen Psychiatry. 2011;68(6):543-544. doi:10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2011.59

I applied my mind to know wisdom and to know madness and folly.—Ecclesiastes 1:17 And there is no anger above the anger of a woman. It would be more agreeable to abide with a lion or a dragon than to dwell with a wicked woman.—Ecclesiastes 25:23, Douay-Rheims Catholic Bible  . . . mirth's my theme and tears are not. For laughter is man's proper lot.—François Rabelais1(p36)