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"Most people are other people, their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a quotation" ~Oscar Wilde (1854-1900)

 

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

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

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

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Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment, and are always answering questions when the chief relish of a life is to go on asking them.
~ Frank Moore Colby - [Intelligence and Intellectuals]

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

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If intellection and knowledge were mere passion from without, or the bare reception of extraneous and adventitious forms, then no reason could be given at all why a mirror or looking-glass should not understand; whereas it cannot so much as sensibly perceive those images which it receives and reflects to us.
~ Ralph J. Cudworth - [Intelligence and Intellectuals]

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If we listened to our intellect, we'd never have a love affair. We'd never have a friendship. We'd never go into business, because we'd be cynical. Well, that's nonsense. You've got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.
~ Ray Bradbury - [Intelligence and Intellectuals]

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Intellectual sodomy, which comes from the refusal to be simple about plain matters, is as gross and abundant today as sexual perversion and they are nowise different from one another.
~ Edward Dahlberg - [Intelligence and Intellectuals]

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Intellectuals solve problems; geniuses prevent them.
~ Albert Einstein - [Intelligence and Intellectuals]

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

 

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