Intelligent Quotes

There are two hundred million idiots, manipulated by a million intelligent men.

- Pablo Escobar

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Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent People Ignore.

- Albert Einstein

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Never forget that intelligence rules the world and ignorance carries the burden. Therefore, remove yourself as far as possible from ignorance and seek as far as possible to be intelligent.

- Marcus Garvey

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Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.

- Marcus Aurelius

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Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives - choice, not chance, determines your destiny.

- Aristotle

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Be confident. Be compassionate. Be intelligent. Be humble. Be generous. The universe returns to you what you put out.

- Lauren Jauregui

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One of the first things I think young people, especially nowadays, should learn is how to see for yourself and listen for yourself and think for yourself. Then you can come to an intelligent decision for yourself. If you form the habit of going by what you hear others say about someone, or going by what others think about someone, instead of searching that thing out for yourself and seeing for yourself, you will be walking west when you think you're going east, and you will be walking east when you think you're going west.

- Malcolm X

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The earth destroys its fools, but the intelligent destroy the earth.

- Khalid ibn al-Walid

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We don't have to be smarter than the rest. We have to be more disciplined than the rest.

- Warren Buffett

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Of course I talk to myself. I like a good speaker, and I appreciate an intelligent audience.

- Dorothy Parker

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A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.

- Alan Turing

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If a machine is expected to be infallible, it cannot also be intelligent.

- Alan Turing

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To the intelligent man or woman, life appears infinitely mysterious. But the stupid have an answer for every question.

- Edward Abbey

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Quotes are for dumb people who can't think of something intelligent to say on their own.

- Bo Burnham

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Kings lose crowns but teachers stay intelligent

- KRS-One

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It is not propaganda’s task to be intelligent, its task is to lead to success.

- Joseph Goebbels

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Silently hear everyone. Accept what is good. Reject and forget what is not. This is intelligent living.

- Chinmayananda Saraswati

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We know that the Zanj (blacks) are the least intelligent and the least discerning of mankind, and the least capable of understanding the consequences of actions.

- Al-Jahiz

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Whatever you do in life, if you want to be creative and intelligent, and develop your brain, you must do everything with the awareness that everything, in some way, connects to everything else.

- Leonardo da Vinci

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Intelligent people surround themselves with people who challenge them, not yes people.

- Hamza Yusuf

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The weak are dominated by their ego, the wise dominate their ego, and the intelligent are in a constant struggle against their ego.

- Hamza Yusuf

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When stupidity is considered patriotism, it is unsafe to be intelligent.

- Isaac Asimov

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You are mysterious, I love you. You’re beautiful, intelligent, and virtuous, and that’s the rarest known combination.

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Our biggest problem is that our intelligence is not intelligent

- Julius Malema

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The ***** is indolent and lazy, and spends his money on frivolities, whereas the European is forward-looking, organized and intelligent.

- Che Guevara

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Sometimes it's better to be kind than to be right. We do not need an intelligent mind that speaks, but a patient heart that listens. You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger

- Gautama Buddha

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The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain — and the whole world is at your feet.

- Swami Vivekananda

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Hip is to know, it's a form of intelligence. To be hip is to be update and relevant. Hop is a form of movement, you can't just observe a hop, you gotta hop up and do it. Hip and hop is more than music Hip is the Knowledge, hop is the Movement. Hip and Hop is Intelligent movement

- KRS-One

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Why should I fear death? If I am, death is not. If death is, I am not. Why should I fear that which can only exist when I do not?

- Epicurus

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Beautiful is the moment in which we understand that we are no more than an instrument of God; we live only as long as God wants us to live; we can only do as much as God makes us able to do; we are only as intelligent as God would have us be.

- Oscar Romero

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What is really important for a woman, you know, even more than being beautiful or intelligent, is to be entertaining.

- Zsa Zsa Gabor

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The first step in a fascist movement is the combination under an energetic leader of a number of men who possess more than the average share of leisure, brutality, and stupidity. The next step is to fascinate fools and muzzle the intelligent, by emotional excitement on the one hand and terrorism on the other.

- Bertrand Russell

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That propaganda is good which leads to success, and that is bad which fails to achieve the desired result. It is not propaganda’s task to be intelligent, its task is to lead to success.

- Joseph Goebbels

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To overcome the intelligent by folly is contrary to the natural order of things; to overcome the foolish by intelligence is in accord with the natural order. To overcome the intelligent by intelligence, however, is a matter of opportunity.

- Zhuge Liang

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By 'God', I understand, a substance which is infinite, independent, supremely intelligent, supremely powerful, and which created both myself and everything else [...] that exists. All these attributes are such that, the more carefully I concentrate on them, the less possible it seems that they could have originated from me alone. So, from what has been said it must be concluded that God necessarily exists.

- Rene Descartes

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If we were to select the most intelligent, imaginative, energetic, and emotionally stable third of mankind, all races would be present.

- Franz Boas

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All propaganda has to be popular and has to accommodate itself to the comprehension of the least intelligent of those whom it seeks to reach.

- Adolf Hitler

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Perhaps I really regard myself as an intelligent man only because throughout my entire life I've never been able to start or finish anything.

- Fyodor Dostoevsky

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Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it is only with the highest degree of intelligence that suffering reaches its supreme point.

- Arthur Schopenhauer

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An intelligent person is never afraid or ashamed to find errors in his understanding of things.

- Bryant H. McGill

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So unless we come together as a people and stop our foolish beefing among each other, sit down like intelligent men and women and settle the things that divide us from each other, then come together like a solid wall and we could make something happen.

- Louis Farrakhan

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Coldplay fans are the best in the world. If you like Coldplay then you're obviously very intelligent and good looking and all-around brilliant.

- Chris Martin

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Sometimes the most brilliant and intelligent minds do not shine in standardized tests because they do not have standardized minds.

- Diane Ravitch

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Faith is not a leap in the dark; it’s the exact opposite. It’s a commitment based on evidence... It is irrational to reduce all faith to blind faith and then subject it to ridicule. That provides a very anti-intellectual and convenient way of avoiding intelligent discussion.

- John Lennox

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If you can be funny, it means you're intelligent. Your brain is working fast.

- Amber Valletta

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We have only to see a few letters of the alphabet spelling our name in the sand to recognize at once the work of an intelligent agent. How much more likely, then is the existence of an intelligent Creator behind human DNA, the colossal biological database that contains no fewer than 3.5 billion "letters the longest "word" yet discovered?"

- John Lennox

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Indian men are still used to the traditional role given to women; they want intelligent girls for company but not to marry... they have yet to taste and relish the company of mature women.

- Amrita Pritam

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You have the army of mediocrities followed by the multitude of fools. As the mediocrities and the fools always form the immense majority, it is impossible for them to elect an intelligent government.

- Guy de Maupassant

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It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change, that lives within the means available and works co-operatively against common threats.

- Charles Darwin

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The conscious and intelligent manipulation of the organised habits and opinions of the masses is an important element in democratic society. Those who manipulate this unseen mechanism of society constitute an invisible government which is the true ruling power of our country.

- Edward Bernays

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