[ intelligence and intellectuals Quotes ]



Showing search results for Quotations by subject : Intelligence and Intellectuals - 57 quotations
57 quotes (Page 1 of 3 pages)


A highbrow is a person educated beyond his intelligence.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Brander Matthews

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 238 votes

A highbrow is the kind of person who looks at a sausage and thinks of Picasso.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
A. P. Herbert

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 184 votes

A large section of the intelligentsia seems wholly devoid of intelligence.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Gilbert K. Chesterton

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 269 votes

A person of intellect without energy added to it, is a failure.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 236 votes

A sage is the instructor of a hundred ages.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 347 votes

An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 255 votes

And still they gazed, and still the wonder grew, that one small head could carry all he knew.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Oliver Goldsmith

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 240 votes

Clever people are always the best conversations lexicon.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 227 votes

Clever people will recognize and tolerate nothing but cleverness.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Henri Frederic Amiel

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 402 votes

Half of being smart is knowing what you are dumb about.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Solomon Short

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 192 votes

He is far too intelligent to become really cerebral.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Ursula K. Le Guin

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 223 votes

How easy would life be if you were less intelligent!
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Gerhard Kocher

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 225 votes

I hate intellectuals. They are from the top down. I am from the bottom up.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Frank Lloyd Wright

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 201 votes

I think, therefore I am is the statement of an intellectual who underrates toothaches.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Milan Kundera

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 252 votes

I was street smart, but unfortunately the street was Rodeo Drive.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Carrie Fisher

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 249 votes

I've been called many things, but never an intellectual.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Tallulah Bankhead

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 349 votes

I've never been an intellectual but I have this look.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Woody Allen

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 363 votes

If a man's eye is on the Eternal, his intellect will grow.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 222 votes

Intellect annuls fate. So far as a man thinks, he is free.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 223 votes

Intellectual brilliance is no guarantee against being dead wrong.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
David Fasold

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 232 votes

Intellectuals solve problems; geniuses prevent them.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Albert Einstein

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 233 votes

Intelligence is not to make no mistakes, But quickly to see how to make them good.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Elbert Hubbard

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 219 votes

Intelligence is really a kind of taste: taste in ideas.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Susan Sontag

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 174 votes

It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Arthur C. Clarke

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 226 votes

It is little that one gains by cleverness.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Source Unknown

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 196 votes
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun