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You people are telling me what you think I want to know. I want to know what is actually happening.
Communication
Creighton Abrams

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A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
Teachers and Teaching
Henry Brooks Adams

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It is impossible to underrate human intelligence -- beginning with one's own.
Possibilities
Henry Brooks Adams

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Unintelligible answers to insoluble problems.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Henry Brooks Adams

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We are growing serious, and let me tell you, that's the next step to being dull.
Seriousness
Joseph Addison

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She was short on intellect, but long on shape.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
George Ade

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The intellect is weak; it has no power except over what is as weak as itself.
Intelligence and Intellectuals
Al-Nuri

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Be smart, be intelligent and be informed.
Advice
Tony Alesandra

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

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Do not tell a friend anything you would conceal from an enemy.
Friends and Friendship
Arabian Proverb

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Those who foretell the future lies, even if he tells the truth.
The future
Arabian Proverb

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A photograph is a secret about a secret. The more it tells you the less you know.
Photography
Diane Arbus

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I'm not interested in age. People who tell me their age are silly. You're as old as you feel.
Age and Aging
Elizabeth Arden

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If you want to annoy your neighbors, tell the truth about them.
Neighbors
Pietro Aretino

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Homer has taught all other poets the are of telling lies skillfully.
Poetry and Poets
Aristotle

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It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
Lies and Lying
Aristotle

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Healing, Papa would tell me, is not a science, but the intuitive art of wooing nature.
Convalescence
W. H. Auden

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Nobody can tell what I suffer! But it is always so. Those who do not complain are never pitied.
Pity
Jane Austen

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

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The best audience is one that is intelligent, well-educated, and a little drunk.
Alcohol and Alcoholism
Alben W. Barkley

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The sad thing about artificial intelligence is that it lacks artifice and therefore intelligence.
Computers
Jean Baudrillard

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Character is more important than intelligence for success.
Success
Gilberte Beaux

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What do I know of man's destiny? I could tell you more about radishes.
Destiny
Samuel Beckett

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Telling lies does not work in advertising.
Advertising
Tim Bell

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Without moral and intellectual independence, there is no anchor for national independence.
Independence
David Ben-Gurion

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun