I never saw my grandfather because he had died before I was born, but I have good memories of my grandmother and of how she could play the piano at the old house.
I Grandmother Had
I later spent... five to eight months in hospitals in New Jersey, always on an involuntary basis, and always attempting a legal argument for release.
Hospitals Jersey Spent
It's almost as if a demon might have passed from one host to another.
Another Host Passed
I would finally renounce my delusional hypotheses and revert to thinking of myself as a human of more conventional circumstances and return to mathematical research.
Conventional I More
I was on the mathematics faculty at M.I.T. from 1951 through until I resigned in the spring of 1959.
Through Until Spring
I did have strange ideas during certain periods of time.
Did During Strange
Though I had success in my research both when I was mad and when I was not, eventually I felt that my work would be better respected if I thought and acted like a 'normal' person.