Did Stewart and Colbert strike a blow for sanity, or just furnish an afternoon's ephemeral entertainment?
A wise observer wrote a week ago, with respect to immigration: "I'll believe Republican sanity when I see it."
The only sin in these elections seems to be sanity or a demonstrated ability to win a general election.
The Daily Show host and inciter of sanity was a straight shooter when it came time for him to interview President Obama.
His sanity is slowly unraveling, like the claustrophobic narrator of The Tell-Tale Heart.
“You must sometimes find it hard to say where sanity ends and insanity begins,” he said thoughtfully.
There is only one sanity in all the world, and that is to be artistically insane.
It was dreadful enough to drive the last remnants of sanity from his brain.
For a moment Lawton felt as though all sanity had been squeezed from his brain.
The Greeks in their sanity discovered not only the natural world but the art of living well in it.
early 15c., "healthy condition," from Middle French sanité "health," from Latin sanitatem (nominative sanitas) "health, sanity," from sanus "healthy; sane" (see sane). Meaning "soundness of mind" first attested c.1600.
sanity san·i·ty (sān'ĭ-tē)
The quality or condition of being sane; soundness of mind.
Soundness of judgment or reason.