Quotes by intellect

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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
  • Betty Williams
    Betty Williams
    Irish activist 1943-2020
    Betty Williams
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    Compassion is more important than intellect in calling forth the love that the work of peace needs, and intuition can often be a far more powerful searchlight than cold reason.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
  • Alan Moore
    Alan Moore
    English writer 1953-
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    Don't leave home without your sword - your intellect.
  • Charles H. Parkhurst
    Charles H. Parkhurst
    American clergyman and social reformer 1842-1933
    Charles H. Parkhurst
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    Faith is the heroism of the intellect.
  • Francis Bacon
    Francis Bacon
    English philosopher and statesman 1561-1626
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    God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave.
  • Bhagavad Gita
    Bhagavad Gita
    Hindu scripture in Sanskrit
    Bhagavad Gita
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    Governing sense, mind and intellect, intent on liberation, free from desire, fear and anger, the sage is forever free.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable. There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.
  • Galileo Galilei
    Galileo Galilei
    Italian physicist, astronomer, mathematician and philosopher 1564-1642
    Galileo Galilei
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    I do not feel obliged to believe that the same God who has endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect has intended us to forgo their use.
  • Hermann Hesse
    Hermann Hesse
    German-born Swiss novelist and poet 1877-1962
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    I have known it for a long time but I have only just experienced it. Now I know it not only with my intellect, but with my eyes, with my heart, with my stomach.
  • Percy Bysshe Shelley
    Percy Bysshe Shelley
    English poet 1792-1822
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    I think that the leaf of a tree, the meanest insect on which we trample, are in themselves arguments more conclusive than any which can be adduced that some vast intellect animates Infinity.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    If a man's eye is on the Eternal, his intellect will grow.
  • Thomas Carlyle
    Thomas Carlyle
    Scottish writer and historicus 1795-1881
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    If the cut of the costume indicates intellect and talent, then the color indicates temper and heart.
  • Ray Bradbury
    Ray Bradbury
    American science-fiction writer 1920-
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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.
  • Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Oliver Wendell Holmes
    American writer and poet 1809-1894
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    In walking, the will and the muscles are so accustomed to working together and performing their task with so little expenditure of force that the intellect is left comparatively free.
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