Intelligence Quotes

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius--and a lot of courage--to move in the opposite direction.

E. F. Schumacker

It takes an extraordinary intelligence to contemplate the obvious

Alfred North Whitehead

There is no worse screen to block out the Spirit than confidence in our own intelligence

John Calvin

Military intelligence is a contradiction in terms.

Groucho Marx

There is one thing even more vital to science than intelligent methods; and that is, the sincere desire to find out the truth, whatever it may be.

Charles Pierce

For where the instrument of intelligence is added to brute power and evil will, mankind is powerless in its own defense.

Dante Alighieri

A great many people think that polysyllables are a sign of intelligence.

Barbara Walters

Instinct is intelligence incapable of self-consciousness.

John Sterling

Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

One of the functions of intelligence is to take account of the dangers that come from trusting solely to the intelligence

Lewis Mumford

I don't think there's anything unique about human intelligence. All the neurons in the brain that make up perceptions and emotions operate in a binary fashion.

Bill Gates

Man has made use of his intelligence, he invented stupidity.

Remy de Gourmont

Men create real miracles when they use their God-given courage and intelligence

Jean Anouilh

To perceive things in the germ is intelligence

Lao Tzu

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

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Updated On : December 22, 2013
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