Browse Quotes by Topic:
Intelligent quotes (20)
Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.
Bertrand Russell Category: Intelligent
Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence.
Henrik Tikkanen Category: Intelligent
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter cannot understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
Albert Einstein Category: Intelligent
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.
Ludwig Josef Johann Wittgenstein Category: Intelligent
A new century dawns upon the world today. The hundred years just completed were the most momentous in the history of man upon this planet. It would be impossible in a hundred days to make even a brief summary of the notable events the marvelous developments the grand achievements and the beneficial inventions and discoveries which mark the progress of the ten decades now left behind in the ceaseless march of humanity. The very mention of the nineteenth century suggested advancement improvement liberty and light. Happy are we to have lived amidst its wonders and shared in the riches of its treasures of intelligence!
Lorenzo Snow Category: Intelligent
A weak mind is like a microscope which magnifies trifling things but cannot receive great ones.
Philip Dormer Shanhope Lord Chesterfield Category: Intelligent
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
F. Scott Fitzgerald Category: Intelligent
The more intelligent one is the more men of originality one finds. Ordinary people find no difference between men.
Blaise Pascal Category: Intelligent
The process of offering is Brahman; that which is offered is Brahman. Brahman offers the sacrifice in the fire of Brahman. Brahman is attained by those who see Brahman in every action.
Bhagavad-Gita Category: Intelligent
It is not yet clear that intelligence has any long-term survival value.
Stephen William Hawking Category: Intelligent
The sum of intelligence on the planet is a constant; the population is growing.
Proverb Category: Intelligent
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
Henry Ford Category: Intelligent
I used to think she was quite intelligent in my stupidity. The reason I did was because she knew quite a lot about the theater and plays and literature and all that stuff. If somebody knows quite a lot about those things it takes you quite a while to find out whether theyre really stupid or not. It tooks me years to find out....
J. D. Salinger Category: Intelligent
I not only use all the brains I have but all that I can borrow.
Woodrow Wilson Category: Intelligent
It is impossible to underrate human intelligence beginning with ones own.
Henry Brooks Adams Category: Intelligent
Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven.
Edward de Bono Category: Intelligent
The intelligent man finds almost everything ridiculous the sensible man hardly anything.
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Category: Intelligent
I wish TV had a knob so you could turn up the intelligence. The one marked Brightness doesnt seem to work.
Unknown Category: Intelligent
Educated men are as much superior to uneducated men as the living are to the dead.
Aristotle Category: Intelligent
The world is divided into people who do things and people who get the credit. Try if you can to belong to the first class. Theres far less competition.
Dwight Whitney Morrow Category: Intelligent