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Intellect Quotes


These are some of the best 'Intellect' quotations and sayings.

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A conclusion is the place where you got tired of thinking.

A man of intellect is lost unless he unites to it energy of character. - When we have the lantern of Diogenes we must have his staff.

An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.

An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.

Brains well prepared are the monuments where human knowledge is most surely engraved.

Culture of intellect without religion in the heart, is only civilized barbarism, and disguised animalism.

Don't despair of a student if he has one clear idea.

Every man should use his intellect, not as he uses his lamp in the study, only for his own seeing, but as the lighthouse uses its lamps, that those afar off on the sea may see the shining, and learn their way.

God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave.

Great minds react on the society which has made them what they are; but they only pay with interest what they have received.

Here's a good rule of thumb Too clever, is dumb.

I cannot think that any man could ever tower upward into a very great philosopher unless he should begin or end with Christianity. - A great man may, by a rare possibility, be an infidel. - An intellect of the highest order must build on Christianity.

I hate intellectuals. They are from the top down. I am from the bottom up.

If a man's eye is on the Eternal, his intellect will grow.

Intellect - the starlight of the brain.

Intellect is brain force.

Intellect lies behind genius, which is intellect constructive. - Intellect is the simple power, anterior to all action or construction.

Intellect, talent, and genius, like murder, "will out."

Intuition is a spiritual faculty and does not explain, but simply points the way.

It is well for us that we are born babies in intellect. Could we understand half what mothers say and do to their infants, we should be filled with a conceit of our own importance, which would render us insupportable through life.


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