Best quotes about intelligence

"A mind needs books as a sword needs a whetstone, if it is to keep its edge."

George R.R. MartinQuote has 6 points. Vote or

"I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying."

Oscar WildeQuote has 5 points. Vote or

"Follow your inner moonlight; don't hide the madness."

Allen GinsbergQuote has 4 points. Vote or

"Because you can't argue with all the fools in the world. It's easier to let them have their way, then trick them when they're not paying attention."

Christopher PaoliniQuote has 3 points. Vote or

"For instance, on the planet Earth, man had always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much - €”the wheel, New York, wars and so on - €”whilst all the dolphisn had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man - for precisely the same reasons."

Douglas AdamsQuote has 2 points. Vote or

"I believe the universe wants to be noticed. I think the universe is inprobably biased toward the consciousness, that it rewards intelligence in part because the universe enjoys its elegance being observed. And who am I, living in the middle of history, to tell the universe that it or my observation of it is temporary?"

John GreenQuote has 2 points. Vote or

"They love their hair because they're not smart enough to love something more interesting."

John GreenQuote has 1 points. Vote or

"I may die young, but at least I'll die smart."

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