Quotes: intellectual

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  • Woody Allen
    Woody Allen
    American movie director and actor 1935 -
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    I've never been an intellectual but I have this look.
  • Frank Moore Colby
    Frank Moore Colby
    American Editor, Essayist 1865-1925
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    If a large city can, after intense intellectual efforts, choose for its mayor a man who merely will not steal from it, we consider it a triumph of the suffrage.
  • V.S. Naipaul
    V.S. Naipaul
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    If ever you wish to meet intellectual frauds in quantity, go to Paris.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
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    If it were not for the intellectual snobs who pay - in solid cash - the arts would perish with their starving practitioners. Let us thank heaven for hypocrisy.
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
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    If only Queen Elizabeth II had the intellectual, political and linguistic skills of Queen Elizabeth I, many people would support giving her some of the powers of an elected president.
  • Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
    Russian revolutionary leader 1870-1924
    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
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    If Socialism can only be realized when the intellectual development of all the people permits it, then we shall not see Socialism for at least five hundred years.
  • Barry Pepper
    Barry Pepper
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    If you're expecting an intellectual film, then you will be disappointed.
  • R. H. Hutton
    R. H. Hutton
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    In an age of unscrupulous and shameless book-making, it is a duty to give notice of the rubbish that cumbers the ground. There is no credit, no real power required for this task. It is the work of an intellectual scavenger, and far from being specially honorable.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    In fact, there is clear evidence of black intellectual superiority: in 1984, 92 percent of blacks voted to retire Ronald Reagan, compared to only 36 percent of whites.
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    In high school in the early Sixties, I dreamed of intellectual work by women that would match the highest male standards and set men on their ear. A lot of women have done a lot of academic work since then, but most of them fall short of that standard.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    In today's impoverished dialogue, critiques of liberalism are often naively called conservative, as if twenty-five hundred years of Western intellectual tradition presented no other alternatives.
    Source: Sex, Art and American Culture : New Essays (1992)
  • A. N. Wilson
    A. N. Wilson
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    In universities and intellectual circles, academics can guarantee themselves popularity - or, which is just as satisfying, unpopularity - by being opinionated rather than by being learned.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    Intellectual ''work'' is misnamed; it is a pleasure, a dissipation, and is its own highest reward.
  • David Fasold
    David Fasold
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    Intellectual brilliance is no guaranty against being dead wrong.
  • David Seabury
    David Seabury
    American psychologist, author, and lecturer 1885-1960
    David Seabury
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    Intellectual comradeship requires that you think your thoughts through to the place where you can make the complex seem simple, the obscure quite clear.