Best 1 660 of Intelligence quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 18 Sep

Robertson Davies

Sexual thrills are not all physical, and although Parlabane was an unlikely seducer, even on the intellectual plane, it was clear that his desire was, by this prolonged tickling, to bring me to an orgasm of the mind.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Patience Johnson

God's voice will be heard in the cave but only His visions will be revealed to you on the mountain. (A bit deep). God will always love you and will always speak to you but when you lose your perspective, you won't see his plan.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Auliq Ice

THE GAP: Closed-Mindedness can create it, Narrow-Mindedness can widen it, Open-Mindedness can close it, Like-Mindedness… Will Bridge It!

By Anonym 20 Sep

Patience Johnson

You can never experience peace until you tell the devil that you are a child of God. CNN or BBC won't do that for you. My bible says if I should say to this mountain, let thou be removed. It didn't say if I should fall, cry or fail but if I should say.......

By Anonym 18 Sep

Carl Sagan

Somewhere in the steaming jungles of the Carboniferous Period there emerged an organism that for the first time in the history of the world had more information in its brains than in its genes. It was an early reptile which, were we to come upon it in these sophisticated times, we would probably not describe as exceptionally intelligent… Much of the history of life since the Carboniferous Period can be described as the gradual (and certainly incomplete) dominance of brains over genes.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Eileen Cook

The mother was holding a baby, had a stroller with what looked like twin girls around three, and had a five-year-old boy who was running around the shelves with a finger shoved up his nose. I considered warning him that if he fell, he would poke his brain out, but it struck me that losing intelligence was not something he was worried about.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Julie C. Dao

Beauty is all very well. But it is merely the gleam of the sword, the chief eunuch said. It is the mind that provides the sharp blade, and without that, well. We have a pretty piece of metal and not a weapon at all.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Matshona Dhliwayo

I am truth," said knowledge. "I am sight," said understanding. "I am strength," said intelligence. "I am power," said wisdom. "I am God," said love.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Criss Jami

To be naive is to be unaware of how stupid and cruel other people are; but, by some definitions, ignorance is nearly the opposite of naivety in being a kind of cynicism, in being unaware of their intelligence and humanity. It seems to be a normal although unfortunate case that the great many of us consciously abhor ignorance in others yet subconsciously practice it ourselves: as naivety is apparent and well-known to inflict its damage upon oneself; whereas the alternative and the easier, ignorance, its damage upon others.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Criss Jami

Be careful not to appear obsessively intellectual. When intelligence fills up, it overflows a parody.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Eudora Welty

It's always taken a lot out of me, being smart.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lorraine Hansberry

The grim possibility is that she who 'hides her brains' will, more than likely, end up with a mate who is only equal to a woman with 'hidden brains' or none at all.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The problem now arises of the observer and the observed. The observer says, “I am empty; I don’t like it,” and runs away from it. The observer says, “I am different from the emptiness.” But the observer is the emptiness; it is not emptiness seen by an observer. The observer is the observed. There is a tremendous revolution in thinking, in feeling, when that takes place.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Matshona Dhliwayo

The sun is intelligent because it never rises too early, and wise because it never sets too late.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Leonardo Da Vinci

Anyone who conducts an argument by appealing to authority is not using his intelligence; he is just using his memory.

By Anonym 16 Sep

David Marusek

Intelligence is not limited to neural networks, Merrill. Indeed, half of human intelligence resides in our bodies outside our skulls…The genius of the irrational…This is the body’s intelligence, not the mind’s. Every living cell possess it…[the] indomitable will to survive.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Hubert Martin

It only took a corny joke, but the smile I saw shone brighter than a glare, more profound than a star. And the best thing... it was so genuine. It was so her. I never thought I could fall more in love.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Amit Kalantri

If my 'mind' don't mind, I don't mind.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jim Butcher

It is often very useful for others to think you less intelligent than you are," Benedict said, his tone amused. "It works particularly well against those who aren't as intelligent as you in the first place.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Blaise Pascal

Thus our dignity consists in thought. It is on thought that we must depend for our recovery, not on space and time, which we could never fill. Let us then strive to think well; that is basic principle of morality. (54)

By Anonym 13 Sep

Nikola Tesla

Anti-social behavior is a trait of intelligence in a world full of conformists.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Maria Swifmess

How old you are has nothing to do with how wise, smart, or mature you've actually become.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Debasish Mridha

Happiness is there when your dreams, hopes, and desires are compatible with your actions.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Karl Kraus

Barbershop conversations are irrefutable proof that heads exist for the sake of hair.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Kenneth Eade

The CIA’s offices in London were no secret to the MI6. In fact, the two agencies were practically kissing cousins.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Jonathan Culver

I think it is the duty of all human beings, as intelligent and communicative beings, to learn all the ideas thought up before ours and use them as a means to think up new ones.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Mason Cooley

Intelligence without power cannibalizes itself.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Hubert Martin

It was a slow fall, through warm experiences and good laughs. It didn't even feel like love until I got to the end. Even then, it was not the hard surface of rock, but the scorching embrace of more.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Leonie Swann

Maple thought optimistically that human beings, on their good days, weren't much dimmer than sheep. Or at least, not much dimmer than dim sheep.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Debasish Mridha

Every morning is bright, beautiful, and gorgeous like the sun, but we can't see it because we are blinded by day to day tasks.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Bryant Mcgill

Intelligence is often worshiped, even when that intelligence allows unfathomable injustice and suffering to occur under its smart watch.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Hasse Jerner

Being ninty nine percent sure opens for a possibility that you might be a hundred percent wrong.

By Anonym 16 Sep

David L Lloyd

In the future system, you will decide how your bodies look and feel, but only til then will you have the choice.

By Anonym 13 Sep

John Stuart Mill

Almost all rich veins of original and striking speculation have been opened by systematic half-thinkers.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Roberto Llamas

Intelligence comes with hard work and curiosity for the unknown.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Patience Johnson

Christianity is not for seasonal use, it is for daily use. Make the word of God your daily Language.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Lisa Kleypas

I’m sorry to say, Marcus, that each of your recent choice of companions—the last four or five, at least—displayed all the intelligence of a turnip.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Owen Miller

{Miller, who was president of American Federation of Musicians, had this to say about Robert Ingersoll at his funeral} On behalf of 15,000 professional musicians, comprising the American Federation of Musicians, permit me to extend to you our heart-felt and most sincere sympathy in the irreparable loss of the model husband, father, and friend. In him the musicians of not only this country, but of all countries, have lost one whose noble nature grasped the true beauties of our sublime art, and whose intelligence gave those impressions expression in words of glowing eloquence that will live as long as language exists.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Abhijit Naskar

Smartness without wisdom is stupidity.

By Anonym 19 Sep

Compton Gage

What man is able to do that, that thou should ask such things of me?

By Anonym 16 Sep

Patience Johnson

Is your wife the devil? That is the reason the bible says we should cast out devil. Is your husband the devil? The bible still repeat cast out the devil. How can you reach your world if you can't reach your home? How do you expect to win the whole world if you can't win in your house.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Tom Althouse

More and more obstacles seem to be other people's issues that form in the way of a hand to block one, to take notice of them? Sometimes noticing ahead of time, and taking the time to notice them, makes the hand part of an arm that embraces you. The obstacles become bridges for both to cross over, even if in opposite directions.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Larry Mcmurtry

Incompetents invariably make trouble for people other than themselves.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Charles Kettering

An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn't take his education too seriously.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Debasish Mridha

It is so simple, to be happy think happiness.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Laure Lacornette

If only stupid people could have the mere intelligence to shut up while discussing serious matter, the world would go along so much better !

By Anonym 15 Sep

Carl Sagan

As in all such technological nightmares, the principal task is to foresee what is possible; to educate use and misuse; and to prevent its organizational, bureaucratic and governmental abuse.

By Anonym 17 Sep

Clifford Cohen

Note from Alien cookbook: “The more intelligent the human is, the better it tastes.

By Anonym 20 Sep

Patience Johnson

What you need to succeed is already there, just lean on God. For your faith's sake, God can still disappoint the devil.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Osho

If you are intelligent, if you are alert, the ordinary becomes the extraordinary.