Quotation Explorer - 'Intelligence'

One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person. - William Feather
Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity, and is the torch which illuminates the world. Science is the highest personification of the nation because that nation will remain the first which carries the furthest the works of thought and intelligence. - Louis Pasteur
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder. - Ronald Reagan
Joy is the holy fire that keeps our purpose warm and our intelligence aglow. - Helen Keller
Intelligence is a necessity, but when one is without a supernatural sense, intelligence becomes senseless. - Michael Bassey Johnson
If God did not exist, He would have to be invented. But all nature cries aloud that he does exist: that there is a supreme intelligence, an immense power, an admirable order, and everything teaches us our own dependence on it. - Voltaire
Many much-learned men have no intelligence. - Democritus
One might almost define intelligence as the level at which an aware organism demands, 'What's in it for me? - Robert A. Heinlein
terrorism is adamant. Fight against requires endurance, specific Counter-terrorism, Intelligence and swift operation - Michael Harris
A man is wise not because of his intelligence, but because of his understanding and kindness. - Debasish Mridha
After the dinosaurs, it is us the humans that have become the dominant species on planet earth. However, unlike the dinosaurs, we have become the rulers of this planet not by ferociousness, but by intelligence, even though we are no less ferociousness than them. - Abhijit Naskar
Beneath the cacophony of sound generated by our world lies the quiet whisper of universal intelligence. Allow it to be heard... - Simon Boylan
One's writing is good only when the intelligence and the imagination are in equilibrium. As soon as one of them overbalances the other, it's all up; you may as well throw it away and begin afresh. - Leo Tolstoy
Ascension is the triumph of mastered emotions; a process of gaining clarity in the darkness of blind spots and struggles, allowing you to perceive with the karmic intelligence of the Soul. - Ka Chinery
When you argue with someone, you always argue at the level of the person with the lowest level of intelligence. You never argue up. - Spuds Crawford
Intelligence, Kant reminds, is not so much a result of genius, rather it is a consequence of a determination to use it. - Michael R. LeGault
we don't need more command and control; we need better means to engage everyone's intelligence - Margaret Wheatley
A scientist is proud of his intelligence, an artist is proud of his imagination. - Amit Kalantri
Madness is the acme of intelligence. - نجيب محفوظ
An intelligent man is one who acknowledges his intelligence as that of those who surround him. - Ilyas Kassam
When superstitions enter the world of imagination, then intelligence and science become fiction. - Debasish Mridha
Power up your intelligence. Hit that creativity button. - Germany Kent
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 and fulfills the duty to express the results of his thought in clear form. - Albert Einstein
There exists a false aristocracy based on family name, property, and inherited wealth. But there likewise exists a true aristocracy based on intelligence, talent and virtue. - Tom Robbins
Solving a problem is intelligence. Preventing a problem is wisdom. - Matshona Dhliwayo
There is the will of the people; there is the will of the mind! Always be at the side of the second one! The first one contains mostly stupidity; the second one contains always intelligence. - Mehmet Murat ildan
Communications without intelligence is noise; Intelligence without communications is irrelevant.
Parrots mimic their owners. Their owners consider that a sign of intelligence. - Marty Rubin
If an animal does something, we call it instinct. If we do the same thing for the same reason, we call it intelligence. - Will Cuppy
A fool is someone who wants you to apologise for your intelligence - - rassool jibraeel snyman
When we share intelligence, wealth, or love, we grow. - Debasish Mridha
Live by the words of intelligence endured..F@&$ IT! - William Shakespeare
Any person of average intelligence could write a better commentary than he does. He hasn't covered a story in years.
Over the past ten years, for the first time, intelligence had become socially correct for girls. - Tom Wolfe
Human behavior makes it hard to believe in human intelligence. - Marty Rubin
Those who most obstinately oppose the most widely-held opinions more often do so because of pride than lack of intelligence. They find the best places in the right set already taken, and they do not want back seats. - François de La Rochefoucauld
The acquiring of intelligence doesn't require an institution if you got the heart to seek knowledge, and the balls to use it as wisely as those who came before you. - James Emlund
In the conditions of modern life the rule is absolute, the race which does not value trained intelligence is doomed. - Alfred North Whitehead
...anyone looking at you would write you off as a brainless nincompoop with about as much intelligence as a dead rabbit. - P.G. Wodehouse
The sum of intelligence on the planet is a constant; the population is growing.
In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office. - Ambrose Bierce
Inside everyone is a their own madness, a madness only courage can stand to, but even courage is never alone. He has Love, Hatred, Sadness, Confusion, Bravery, and in some special cases Intelligence. - Tyler L. H.
For in spite of language, in spite of intelligence and intuition and sympathy, one can never really communicate anything to anybody. - Aldous Huxley
A cup of wisdom is more valuable than an ocean of intelligence. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I've never, nor shall I ever, mourn the loss of a fool. Losing a fool, is the same as gaining, retaining, and reaffirming my intelligence. - Justin K. McFarlane Beau
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
The difference between intelligence and education is this: intelligence will make you a good living. - Charles F. Kettering
Our care of the child should be governed, not by the desire to make him learn things, but by the endeavor always to keep burning within him that light which is called intelligence. - Maria Montessori
Intelligence is composed mostly of imagination, insight, things that have nothing to do with reason. - Vivienne Westwood
Wisdom = Natural intelligence + Spiritual Intelligence. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Grades don't measure Intelligence, Age doesn't define Maturity - An intelligent student
Thought is the toil of the intelligence, revery its voluptuousness. To replace thought with revery is to confound a poison with a food. - Victor Hugo
Artificial Intelligence is no match for natural stupidity. - Unknown
Not your degrees, but your choice, defines your intelligence. - Debasish Mridha
Intelligence and wisdom are certainly compatible, however they are rarely seen in each other’s company. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Wisdom begins where intelligence ends. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Intelligence without wisdom is like a hook without bait. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Anti-social behaviour is a trait of intelligence in a world full of conformists. - Anonymous
Intelligence is an ability to understand, but it is not a substitute for wisdom. - Debasish Mridha
Atheism Is Rare ?! so is intelligence - Sherif Gaber
Listening to your wife is intelligence; hearing every word she doesn't say is wisdom. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Stars are attributed w/ intelligence they don't have, beauty they haven't worked for, loyaly & love they are incapable of reciprocating, and strength they do not possess. They are treated like a beautiful vase of cut flowers. When wilted, simply replaced w/ new blooms. - Pete Townshend
Intelligence is an accident of evolution, and not necessarily an advantage. - Isaac Asimov
What is important is to deeply understand things and their relations to each other. This is where intelligence lies. The fact of being quick or slow isn’t really relevant. - Laurent Schwartz
The only means of strengthening one's intelligence is to make up one's mind about nothing-- to let the mind be a thoroughfare for all thoughts. - John Keats
Do not always assume the other fellow has intelligence equal to yours. He may have more.
We have become, by the power of a glorious evolutionary accident called intelligence, the steward of life's continutity on earth. We did not ask for this role, but we cannot abjure it. We may not be suited to to it, but here we are. - Stephen Jay Gould
Intelligence is the wife, imagination is the mistress, memory is the servant. - Victor Hugo
It takes a very great intelligence to breathe logical meaning into meaningless ideas. - Milan Kundera
Intelligence is a burden not many are willing or able to carry. - Darnell Lamont Walker
Ultimately, there is light and love and intelligence in this universe. And we are it, we carry that within us, its not just something out there, it is within us and this is what we are trying to re-connect with, our original light and love and intelligence. - Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo
He possesses the minimum sensibility necessary for his intelligence not to be merely mathematical, the minimum a human being needs so that it can be proven with a thermometer that he's not dead. - Álvaro de Campos
You may assume infinite ignorance and unlimited intelligence.
An intelligence test sometimes shows a man how smart he would have been not to have taken it. - Laurence J. Peter
One problem with the way the educational system is set up is that it only recognizes a certain type of intelligence, and it’s incredibly restrictive - very, very restrictive. There’s so many types of intelligence, and people who would be at their best outside of that structure get lost. - Bruce Springsteen
Intelligence is the key to achieve your dreams. - Jennifer I. Lim
Crazy people are considered mad by the rest of the society only because their intelligence isn't understood. - Zhou Weihui
For an educated person, intelligence is important but character is more important. - Debasish Mridha
The intelligence is proved not by ease of learning, but by understanding what we learn.
If the cockroaches survive and we don't, what does that say about human intelligence? - Marty Rubin
Do not fight verbosity with words: speech is given to all, intelligence to few. - Moralia
Character. Intelligence. Strength. Style. That makes beauty. - Diane Von Furstenberg
You would not believe what skill, power and ability your total intelligence possesses until you are in desperate need. - Bryant McGill
Intelligence is not always the source of knowledge but love is. - Debasish Mridha
Practice diligence, intelligence will follow you. - Rajesh Walecha
Intelligence is overrated. Two dogs who sniff each others’ butts learn more about each other in a moment than many humans understand about those they’ve known for a lifetime. - James Rozoff
No one of real intelligence will accept anything just because some authority declares it be so. Don't accept the truth of anything you have not confirmed for yourself. - Paul Hoffmann
Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency. - Raymond Chandler
OUTCOME, n. A particular type of disappointment. By the kind of intelligence that sees in an exception a proof of the rule the wisdom of an act is judged by the outcome, the result. This is immortal nonsense; the wisdom of an act is to be juded by the light that the doer had when he performed it. - Ambrose Bierce
I would like to take you seriously but to do so would affront your intelligence.
Man has made use of his intelligence, he invented stupidity.
In my view, ideas and other intellectual productions are more interesting, more indicative of intelligence, and more productively debated than IQ alone. - Christopher Langan
Your brain is an accelerating gravity free zone. While Intelligence leverages it, Intellectuality erodes it! - Vishwanath S J
Education gives you the ability to know it. Intelligence gives you the capacity to fix it. Wisdom lets you know when to do it. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
Truly great madness can not be achieved without significant intelligence. - Henrik Tikkanen
Material wealth do not last forever, but that which probably lasts forever is the wealth of intelligence and creativity. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Act with purpose, courage, confidence, competence and intelligence until these qualities 'lock in' to your subconscious mind. - Brian Tracy
Your hypocrisy insults my intelligence. - Toba Beta
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
His intelligence seized on a subject, his genius embraced it, his eloquence illuminated it. - Paterculus
I know death is coming, and I do not fear it. I was perfectly content before I was born, and I think of death as the same state. I am grateful for the gifts of intelligence, love, wonder and laughter. You can't say it wasn't interesting. - Roger Ebert
Intelligence does not always define wisdom, but adaptability to change does. - Debasish Mridha
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Talent and intelligence never yet inoculated anyone against the caprice of the fates. - J. K. Rowling
It is not that men become too intelligent for God,' says the Apologist, 'but rather they become too arrogant for intelligence. - Criss Jami
Enlightenment is not about attaining an ultimate level of intelligence or intellect. It is regained by shedding all the ideas, illusion and binds thrust on you and that you then so readily accrue. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Knowledge is all about knowing it and Intelligence is all about using it - Prabakaran Thirumalai
To predict the behavior of ordinary people in advance, you only have to assume that they will always try to escape a disagreeable situation with the smallest possible expenditure of intelligence. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Young things like you don't need any ornaments but those you wear to-night: youth, health, intelligence, and modesty. - Louisa May Alcott
There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we have. - Don Herold
Benson, you are so free of the ravages of intelligence
So the paradox goes: No man who is really ignorant is ever aware that he is ignorant. That is its finest, most faulty manifestation; there can be no true ignorance without first some claim of intelligence or consciousness, or superiority or enlightenment. - Criss Jami
The measure of intelligence is the ability to change. - Albert Einstein
Many difficulties which nature throws in our way, may be smoothed away by the exercise of intelligence. - Titus Livius
Disposal of thoughts would diminish your intelligence level and you would not be able to fulfill critical responsibilities that would revolve throughout your life. - Saaif Alam
The scientific definition of intelligence is the capacity to overcome obstacles - Mark Colenutt
...wanting soul life without the dark, warming intelligence of personal doubt is like expecting an egg without the brooding heat of the mother hen. - David Whyte
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
Men have constructed female sexuality and in so doing have annihilated the chance for sexual intelligence in women. Sexual intelligence cannot live in the shallow, predestined sexuality men have counterfeiteed for women. - Andrea Dworkin
The thinking ability or creative intelligence for a man is same as sexuality for a woman, and believe me, the latter is far more dangerous than all the nukes in this world." - - Ramana Pemmaraju
Intelligence is worthless without common sense. - LM Fields
You can never run from your past; it defines who you are today. But, use your Awo given intelligence and enjoy the future…because THAT only comes once.’ VAALBARA The Land of Shadows - Michelle Horst
Don't you wish there was a knob on the TV to turn up the intelligence? There's one marked 'Brightness,' but it doesn't work. - Gallagher
Nothing but your choices define your true intelligence. - Debasish Mridha
People have only as much liberty as they have the intelligence to want and the courage to take. - Emma Goldman
Today evolution of human intelligence has advanced us to the stage where most of us are too smart to invent new gods but are reluctant to give up the old ones. - Ruth Hurmence Green
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence. - Bertrand Russell
pixel, n.: A mischievous, magical spirit associated with screen displays. The computer industry has frequently borrowed from mythology: Witness the sprites in computer graphics, the demons in artificial intelligence, and the trolls in the marketing department.
Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote. The relative positions to be assumed by man and woman in the working out of our civilization were assigned long ago by a higher intelligence than ours. - Grover Cleveland
Intelligence is the icing, but wisdom is the cake. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The test of a first-fate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
By far the greatest danger of Artificial Intelligence is that people conclude too early that they understand it. - Eliezer Yudkowsky
Anyone that insults my country, my intelligence, my feminist ideals, all women in general, and a favorite childhood food, and refers to both himself and me in the third person in one sentence automatically gets an honorary spot on my Hate With Every Fiber of My Being For All Time list. - J. T. Geissinger
Intelligence is Attractive,Kindness is Heart Melting,But a combination of the two is Irresistible. - drishti bablani
Bravery is not an act of intelligence; it is just selfishness and stupidity. - M.F. Moonzajer
If poverty is the mother of all crimes, lack of intelligence is their father. - Jean de La Bruyère
Intelligence is not expecting people to understand what your intent is; it is anticipating how it will be perceived. - Shannon L. Alder
The fundamental qualities for good execution of a plan is first; intelligence; then discernment and judgment, which enable one to recognize the best method as to attain it; the singleness of purpose; and, lastly, what is most essential of all, will-stubborn will. - Ferdinand Foch
Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. - Walter H. Cottingham
He pulled back on the bridle, stopping in disbelief. Your love for him has damaged your senses.And your hunger for power has affected you intelligence - Maria V. Snyder
It is impossible to imagine existence void of any intelligence. - Kedar Joshi
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and think critically. Intelligence plus character; that is the goal of a true education. - Martin Luther King Jr.
You are magnificent - a jewel reflecting inwardly and outwardly, the light of the universe. Observe how you respond to beauty everywhere - you bear witness to everything. Be aware that you, yourself, are an inextricable part of the infinite creative intelligence, and be blessed. - Jay Woodman
Lack of will power has caused more failure than lack of intelligence or ability.
In our society those who are in reality superior in intelligence can be accepted by their fellows only if they pretend they are not. - Marya Mannes
By listening to his language of his locality the poet begins to learn his craft. It is his function to lift, by use of imagination and the language he hears, the material conditions and appearances of his environment to the sphere of the intelligence where they will have new currency. - William Carlos Williams
Be curious. Read widely. Try new things. What people call intelligence just boils down to curiosity. - Aaron Swartz
The only things that all men want is a woman that respects him and challenge his intelligence plus ambitions. - Unarine Ramaru
Man does not know most of the rules on which he acts; and even what we call his intelligence is largely a system of rules which operate on him but which he does not know. - Friedrich Hayek
Love is victory of imagination over intelligence - Shantanand Sharma
You cultivate the essential virtues: high purpose, intelligence, decency, humility, fear of the Lord, and the passion for freedom.
Emotional quotient is far more important than intelligence quotient. We live with people, not with math problems. - Saru Singhal
Humor is complete intelligence. - Dick Cavette
The ability to observe without evaluating is the highest form of intelligence. - Jiddu Krishnamurti
When health is absent, wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest, strength cannot fight, wealth becomes useless, and intelligence cannot be applied. - Herophilus
In the beginning there was a fruit stand. The fruit of life on one side, and the fruit of intelligence on the other. While most chose life, humanity chose intelligence, and became the dominate species on this planet. - J. M. Norris
Everything is possible in America, except the production of intelligence. - Mie Hansson
Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence. - Henrik Tikkanen
Belief is the death of intelligence. - Robert Anton Wilson
It is not clear that intelligence has any long-term survival value. - Stephen Hawking
Your heart has a deeper intelligence than your mind ever will. - Eileen Anglin
Marriage is the triumph of imagination over intelligence. Second marriage is the triumph of hope over experience. - Oscar Wilde
If you want to foresee the behavior of someone, their personality is a better predictor than their intelligence. - Luigina Sgarro
Intelligence and perserverance cannot defeat the purpose of popularity because it can describe a trait of a successful person who is prominent. - Saaif Alam
If you know, you are smart then never try to negotiate your intelligence for the inept. - Anas Khan
Despite 2000 years of evolution in modern times, we have still not managed to develop the intelligence to create a society that knows what love is. Our society is still not a civilization, it is still primitive and barbaric. - Swami Dhyan Giten
The question that will decide our destiny is not whether we shall expand into space. It is: shall we be one species or a million? A million species will not exhaust the ecological niches that are awaiting the arrival of intelligence. - Freeman Dyson
People of limited intelligence are fond of talking about "these days," imagining that they have discovered and appraised the peculiarities of "these days" and that human nature changes with the times. - Leo Tolstoy
The true color of intelligence is not in knowledge but in the wisdom of actions. - Debasish Mridha
Beauty is an asset, just like physical prowess, charisma, brains or emotional intelligence. The key with any gift is in the way that you use it. It doesn't define you as a person. Rather, it's an asset to be used judiciously and with an understanding of how it is just a small part of who you are. - Dale Archer
Enlightenment is not about attaining a ultimate level of intelligence or intellect. It is regained by shedding all the ideas, illusion and binds thrust on you and that you then so readily accrue. - Rasheed Ogunlaru
Reason is intelligence taking exercise. Imagination is intelligence with an erection. - Victor Hugo
Intelligence and stupidity have equal chance of taking a man to divinity! The blind nature has no such distinctions. - Thiruman Archunan
In the modern world the intelligence of public opinion is the one indispensable condition for social progress. - Charles W. Eliot
Intelligence plus character-that is the goal of true education. - Martin Luther King Jr.
What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult. - Sigmund Freud
God’s genius is as wide as the cosmos, while by comparison our intelligence can find room on the head of a pin. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function. - F. Scott Fitzgerald
Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change - Stephen Hawking
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting human intelligence long enough to get money from it. - Stephen Leacock
Intelligence is a symbiotic relationship between emotion and thought.
A learned person underrates own intelligence & overvalues others importance, so remains in public largely shy; the foolish people overrates own importance & undervalues others intelligence, so often publicly lie. - Anuj Somany
It is at the edge of intelligence that wisdom awaits. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Intelligence is what we learn. Wisdom is what we unlearn. - J.R. Rim
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius. - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
The phrases that men hear or repeat continually, end by becoming convictions and ossify the organs of intelligence. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Intelligence is nothing without delight.
If you look up 'Intelligence' in the new volumes of the Encyclopeadia Britannica, you'll find it classified under the following three heads: Intelligence, Human; Intelligence, Animal; Intelligence, Military. My stepfather's a perfect specimen of Intelligence, Military. - Aldous Huxley
There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun. - Pablo Picasso
A person that has more intelligence than education always makes his own grade! - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Everyone thinks that they are intelligent even though there is no sign of intelligence. - Debasish Mridha
The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination. - Albert Einstein
Emotion often outwits intelligence, while intuition renders life surprisingly fluent and enjoyable. ("Le ciel c'est l'autre") - Erik Pevernagie
There is no limit to the amount of intelligence invested in ignorance when the need for illusion runs deep. - Saul Bellow
Always remember, animals can intimidate men with their strength but men cannot intimidate animals with their intelligence. - Amit Kalantri
Intelligence is not knowledge, but it is a state of mind. - Debasish Mridha
Originality, not Intelligence, is the sign of a brilliant Author. All the Education in the world won't help someone who can't think for themselves. - A.M. Sawyer
The error of youth is to believe that intelligence is a substitute for experience, while the error of age is to believe experience is a substitute for intelligence. - Lyman Bryson
Wealth, in even the most improbable cases, manages to convey the aspect of intelligence. - John Kenneth Galbraith
Wisdom is not measured by age ,Intelligence is not measured by grades ,Personality is not measured by what others say - O.Z "Osama Alzoubi"
The best way to understand life is to understand one’s own perspective towards life and rise above it. You have the higher intelligence in you, that allows you to perceive life, beyond an individuals perspective. - Roshan Sharma
No matter the situation don't let your emotions overpower your intelligence. - Turcois Ominek
Being well known for being well-known did not necessarily imply intelligence. - David Halberstam
Nobody ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public. - H. L. Mencken
Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms. - Groucho Marx
Sex is mathematics. Individuality no longer an issue. What does intelligence signify? Define reason. Desire - meaningless. Intellect is not a cure. Justice is dead. - Bret Easton Ellis
The ability to focus attention on important things is a defining characteristic of intelligence. - Robert J. Shiller
The pleasure of the sportsman in the chase is measured by the intelligence of the game and its capacity to elude pursuit and in the labor involved in the capture. - John Dean Caton
The heart has a deeper intelligence than the mind ever will. - Eileen Anglin
Without education what is man but a splendid slave, a reasoning savage vacillating between the dignity of an intelligence derived from God and the degradation of passion participated with brutes… - Chukwudifu Oputa
Man was bestowed with intelligence, only to gauge his foolishness! - Ramana Pemmaraju
Intelligence without wisdom brings destruction. - Erol Ozan
Perhaps imagination is only intelligence having fun. - George Scialabba
True genius without heart is a thing of nought - for not great understanding alone, not intelligence alone, nor both together, make genius. Love! Love! Love! that is the soul of genius. - Nikolaus Joseph von Jacquin
Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with its apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed on the disciplined adult intelligence. - Norman Podhoretz
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep. - Saul Bellow
Intelligence rarely trumps human nature. - Travis Luedke
Improving intelligence is possible, but it is more likely to occur if children are given the right experiences at the right ages. - Dennis Garlick
Intelligence and education that hasn't been tempered by human affection isn't worth a damn. - Daniel Keyes
Wisdom comes easy to me today. The Universal Intelligence and the Cosmic Power, Empower me with wisdom each day of my life. Thanks BE to God. _nickc - nick catricala
Intelligence and war are games, perhaps the only meaningful games left. If any player becomes too proficient, the game is threatened with termination. - William S. Burroughs
You can use all the quantitative data you can get, but you still have to distrust it and use your own intelligence and judgment. - Alvin Toffler
As Ummon and the other Masters teach, it explains why the giraffe evolved a long neck but never why the other animals did not. It explains why humankind evolved to intelligence, but not why the tree near the front gate refused to. - Dan Simmons
Be not proud of your intelligence. Be simple, wise, and humble. - Debasish Mridha
Transparency means to dedicate our thoughts and efforts to non privacy rules and not to defend negative intelligence ideas or surveillance programs. - Auliq Ice
It's not technology that limits us. We're the limitation. Our technology is an expression of our intelligence and creativity, so the limitations of our technology are a reflection of our own limitations. We can't fundamentally advance technology until we fundamentally advance ourselves. - Christian Cantrell
Globalization is a form of artificial intelligence. - Erol Ozan
Things are not always what they seem; the first appearance deceives many; the intelligence of a few perceives what has been carefully hidden. - Phaedrus
Secret 7591.42.21. Avoiding weasel words in your intelligence analysis isn't easy when your intelligence analysis is about weasels. - The Covert Comic
Families, when a child is born Want it to be intelligent. I, through intelligence, Having wrecked my whole life, Only hope the baby will prove Ignorant and stupid. Then he will crown a tranquil life By becoming a Cabinet Minister
I loved Monty Python for the wordplay--this sense that you didn’t have to squash your intelligence to be funny. In fact, you could walk right into your intelligence and nerdiness and self-doubt, and that could be funny. - George Saunders
Intelligence arouses fear and respect, the lack of it keeps one on the narrow minded road of disrespect, stupidity and inferiority complex. - Michael Bassey Johnson
It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value. - Arthur C. Clarke
He had just about enough intelligence to open his mouth when he wanted to eat, but certainly no more. - P.G. Wodehouse
Intelligence is just one dimension of ability. Don't limit yourself to it. Open up to instinct, intuition, creativity and thus possibility - Rasheed Ogunlaru
An understanding of Jesus is not a mere matter of intelligence. He has to be accepted by faith. - Lloyd C. Douglas
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
In evaluating people, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. If you don't have the first, the other two will kill you. - Warren Buffett
We are less hurt by the contempt of fools than by the luke-warm approval of men of intelligence.
Creativity is not intelligence, it is the ability to do what you did not know through the use of what you know. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Virtue + Intelligence = Wisdom - Matshona Dhliwayo
For it was intelligence that was the thin line between endearing rapscallion and idiot bastard. - Éibhear the Contemptible - G.A. Aiken
There is nothing wrong with America that the faith, love of freedom, intelligence and energy of her citizens cannot cure. - Dwight D. Eisenhower
In this moment, I am euphoric. Not because of any phony god's blessings. But because, I am enlightened by my intelligence. - A.A. Lewis
The key to finding financial freedom is to unlock your entrepreneurial intelligence, work your network and lead the time. - Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha
There are painters who transform the sun to a yellow spot, but there are others who with the help of their art and their intelligence, transform a yellow spot into sun - Pablo Picasso
Nature alone can speak to our intelligence an imperishable language, never changing, because it remains within the bounds of eternal truth and of what is absolutely noble and beautiful. - George Sand
How few human beings, the major thought with a sigh, can exert by hard work, thrift, intelligence or any other virtue the slightest influence on their own destiny. - FARRELL J.G.
We can do away with ignorance, if we take it upon ourselves to encourage each other to use our intelligence. - Unarine Ramaru
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence. - Henry Adams
The essence of intelligence is skill in extracting meaning from everyday experience. - Unknown
You have given intelligence to find one solution, and imagination to find ten. - Amit Kalantri
Self is found in knowledge, devotion and concentration, in integrity, purity, moderation, self-control and intelligence. - Gian Kumar
No man likes to have his intelligence or good faith questioned, especially if he has doubts about himself. - Henry Adams
Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet getting the work done. - Linus Torvalds
The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education. - Martin Luther King Jr.
Can all this just be an accident? Or could there be some alien intelligence behind it? - Gene Roddenberry
To me there is something thrilling and exalting in the thought that we are drifting forward into a splendid mystery-into something that no mortal eye hath yet seen, and no intelligence has yet declared. - Edward Chapin
...it is not by reflection and intelligence, but by perception, that the highest and purest truths are attained. - Anatole France
Education is no substitute for intelligence. - Frank Herbert
Our actions are the results of our intentions and our intelligence. - E. Stanley Jones
So it is that the gods do not give all men gifts of grace - neither good looks nor intelligence nor eloquence. - Homer
It can be a real struggle to accept that sometimes appearance can be more important than talent or intelligence.
Wisdom at the mountain-foot sees farther than intelligence at the mountaintop. - Matshona Dhliwayo
An intelligence service is, in fact, a stupidity service.
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time. - Terry Pratchett
Men have called me mad; but the question is not yet settled, whether madness is or is not the loftiest intelligence. - Edgar Allan Poe
Nobody in Colonial America, to be sure, believed that society owed every child the ultimate in education, but intelligence, industry, and thrift combined with ambition got many a poor man's son into the colonial colleges. - Louis B. Wright
Wisdom is not in intelligence but in simplicity. - Debasish Mridha
Intelligence is knowing what’s required of you - Julian Pencilliah
Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardour, for their curiosity and tolerance of shams, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision. - Aldous Huxley
Beauty is a sign of intelligence. - Andy Warhol
Your intelligence is defined by your intuitive question not by your definitive answers. - Debasish Mridha
There isn't a soul in this universe with the same gifts, strength, level of intelligence and as good as yourself! - Unarine Ramaru
Intelligence appears to be the thing that enables a man to get along without education. Education enables a man to get along without the use of his intelligence. - Albert Edward Wiggam
A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
People wonder why I always dress professionally. I want to be admired for my intelligence, instead of my body. - Bianca Frazier
Are you eating to live or are you eating to die? Food is not just for nourishment. Food is for information, it is for intelligence. It is for wisdom, but more so it is to create clarity within your self. - Angie karan
Creativity is not any accumulated knowledge, coming from past to the present. The stage of creation is a spontaneous flash of intelligence, Energy merging with mind, to create a new beginning. Creativity and meditation are similar, as both are expressions of something beyond mind. - Gian Kumar
He's an intelligent man, but it takes something more than intelligence to act intelligently. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
We cannot respect something just because millions or billions believe in it! We can respect something only if it is complying with the high intelligence and the ethics! - Mehmet Murat ildan
I’m more than this kinesthetic intelligence of us trapped in this great chain of being that belongs to all of us. - Marieta Maglas- Eschatological Regression
Advertising may be described as the science of arresting the human intelligence long enough to get money from it. - Stephen Leacock
Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient. - Eugene S. Wilson
Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential. - Winston S. Churchill
Yet human intelligence has another force, too: the sense of urgency that gives human smarts their drive. Perhaps our intelligence is not just ended by our mortality; to a great degree, it is our mortality. - Adam Gopnik
Know how to choose. Most things in life depend on it. You need good taste and an upright judgement; intelligence and application are not enough. There is no perfection without discernment and selection. - Baltasar Gracián
A person who has the power to take a life, should have the intelligence to choose not to. - Christian Ekström
Since the dawn of time, women have been attracted to mates with strong survival skills—like intelligence and physical prowess—because men with these qualities are more likely to bring home dinner at the end of the day. He stuck his thumbs in the air and grinned. Dinner equals survival, team. - Becca Fitzpatrick
The ending of sorrow is the beginning of wisdom. Knowledge is always within the shadow of ignorance. Meditation is freedom from thought and a movement in the ecstasy of truth. Meditation is explosion of intelligence. - Krishnamurti
Intelligence will take you to the mountaintop; wisdom will take you to the stars. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To struggle against darkness is not to blunder ignorantly; intelligence is needed to generate right action. - Belsebuub
I happen to feel that the degree of a person's intelligence is directly reflected by the number of conflicting attitudes she can bring to bear on the same topic. - Lisa Alther
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