Quotes and sayings about tag  #intelligence

Quotes and sayings about tag  intelligence

26 Quotes

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.

I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.

Maya Angelou

If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.

The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.

Albert Einstein

Why do I do anything?' she says. 'I'm educated enough to talk myself out of any plan. To deconstruct any fantasy. Explain away any goal. I'm so smart I can negate any dream.

Chuck Palahniuk

I think a lot of psychopaths are just geniuses who drove so fast that they lost control.

Criss Jami

I disapprove of matrimony as a matter of principle.... Why should any independent, intelligent female choose to subject herself to the whims and tyrannies of a husband? I assure you, I have yet to meet a man as sensible as myself! (Amelia Peabody)

Elizabeth Peters

Education is no substitute for intelligence.

Frank Herbert

A thinker sees his own actions as experiments and questions--as attempts to find out something. Success and failure are for him answers above all.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The man of knowledge must be able not only to love his enemies but also to hate his friends.

Friedrich Nietzsche

It is one thing to be clever and another to be wise.

George R.R. Martin

The weak are dominated by their ego, the wise dominate their ego, and the intelligent are in a constant struggle against their ego.

Hamza Yusuf

I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.

Hippolyte Taine

Nature never appeals to intelligence until habit and instinct are useless. There is no intelligence where there is no need of change.

H.G. Wells

Do not think of knocking out another person's brains because he differs in opinion from you. It would be as rational to knock yourself on the head because you differ from yourself ten years ago.

Horace Mann

Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won't come in.

Isaac Asimov

I don't know what good it is to know so much and be smart as whips and all if it doesn't make you happy.

J.D. Salinger

The advancement and diffusion of knowledge is the only guardian of true liberty.

James Madison

I don't fancy colors of the face, I'm always attracted to colors of the brain.

Michael Bassey Johnson

A learned fool is more a fool than an ignorant fool.

Molière

Any intelligent person knows that life is a beautiful thing and that the purpose of life is to be happy, said my father as he watched the three beauties. But it seems only idiots are ever happy. How can we explain this?

Orhan Pamuk

He had just about enough intelligence to open his mouth when he wanted to eat, but certainly no more.

P.G. Wodehouse

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.

A good head and good heart are always a formidable combination. But when you add to that a literate tongue or pen, then you have something very special.

Nelson Mandela

belief is the death of intelligence.

Robert Anton Wilson

We have become, by the power of a glorious evolutionary accident called intelligence, the stewards of life's continuity on earth. We did not ask for this role, but we cannot abjure it. We may not be suited to it, but here we are.

Stephen Jay Gould

Whatever the cost of our libraries, the price is cheap compared to that of an ignorant nation.

Walter Cronkite

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.

Rich people have small TVs and big libraries, and poor people have small libraries and big TVs.

Zig Ziglar

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