Intelligence Quotes

Terry thomas - do not always assume the other fellow has...
Benson, you are so free of the ravages of intelligence.
Time Bandits

Ronald reagan - there are no great limits to growth because there...
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
Marya mannes - in our society those who are in reality superior...
I had learned to respect the intelligence, integrity, creativity and capacity for deep thought and hard work latent somewhere in every child they had learned that I differed from them only in years and experience, and that as I, an ordinary human being, loved and respected them, I expected payment in kind.
Sybil Marshall

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
If God did not exist it would be necessary to invent Him. 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.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
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
There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.
Henry Adams
A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
G. K. Chesterton
It is not clear that intelligence has any long - Term survival value.
Stephen William Hawking
So it is that the gods do not give all men gifts of grace - Neither good looks nor intelligence nor eloquence.
Homer, The Odyssey
Communications without intelligence is noise; Intelligence without communications is irrelevant.
Gen Alfred Gray, USMC
Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is production or accomplishment and to either of these ends there must be forethought, system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose, as well as perspiration. Seeming to do is not doing.
Thomas Alva Edison
Artificial Intelligence: the art of making computers that behave like the ones in movies.
Bill Bulko
Truly great madness cannot be achieved without significant intelligence.
Henrik Tikkanen
The phrases that men hear or repeat continually, end by becoming convictions and ossify the organs of intelligence.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.
William Feathe
The main thing needed to make men happy is intelligence.
Bertrand Russell
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
Continuous effort - - Not strength or intelligence - - Is the key to unlocking our potential.
Black Elk
Success in almost any field depends more on energy and drive than it does on intelligence. This explains why we have so many stupid leaders.
Sloan Wilson
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
Real stupidity beats artificial intelligence every time.
Terry Pratchett, Hogfathe
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
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
An intelligence service is, in fact, a stupidity service.
E. B. White
You may assume infinite ignorance and unlimited intelligence.
Leo Szilard, "A Random Walk in Science" compiled by R. L. Weber, edited by E. Mendoza
A great deal of intelligence can be invested in ignorance when the need for illusion is deep.
Saul Bellow
The possibilities for mobilizing the experience, imaginations, and intelligence of workers, both employed and unemployed, are limitless.
Dominique Bouhours
Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms.
Groucho Marx
Belief is the death of intelligence.
Robert Anton Wilson
Man has made use of his intelligence, he invented stupidity.
Remy de Gourmont
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.
E. H. Chapin
Intelligence is quickness to apprehend as distinct from ability, which is capacity to act wisely on the thing apprehended.
Alfred North Whitehead
His intelligence seized on a subject, his genius embraced it, his eloquence illuminated it.
Paterculus
Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency.
Raymond Chandle
Nobody ever went broke underestimating the intelligence of the American public.
H. L. Mencken
Working hard overcomes a who lot of other obstacles. You can have unbelievable intelligence, you can have connections, you can have opportunities fall out of the sky. But in the end, hard work is the true, enduring characteristic of successful people.
Marsha Evans