Quotes: intellectual

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  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body; it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity.
    Source: Sports Illustrated Vol 13, Is. 13 (26-12-1960)
  • Billy Corgan
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    Somewhere between the intellectual idea of why we're attracted to certain things and the pragmatic reality is some form of ever-evolving truth.
  • Thomas De Quincey
    Thomas De Quincey
    British writer 1785-1859
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    Tea, though ridiculed by those who are naturally coarse in their nervous sensibilities will always be the favorite beverage of the intellectual.
  • George Orwell
    George Orwell
    English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950
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    The ''Communism'' of the English intellectual is something explicable enough. It is the patriotism of the deracinated.
  • Michael Vance
    Michael Vance
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    The 8 Equities: Physical, Spiritual, Psychological, Intellectual, Emotional, Financial, Social and Family
  • John Maynard Keynes
    John Maynard Keynes
    British economist 1883-1946
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    The avoidance of taxes is the only intellectual pursuit that still carries any reward.
  • Carroll Quigley
    Carroll Quigley
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    The brainwashing which has been going on for 150 years has also resulted in the replacement of intellectual activities and religion by ideologies and science....I have nothing against Marx, except that his theories do not explain what happened.
    Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
  • Robert M. Hutchins
    Robert M. Hutchins
    American educational philosopher 1899-1977
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    The college graduate is presented with a sheepskin to cover his intellectual nakedness.
  • The colour of the skin is in no way connected with strength of the mind or intellectual powers.
  • The cynic never grows up, but commits intellectual suicide.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    The fact that man knows right from wrong proves his intellectual superiority to the other creatures; but the fact that he can do wrong proves his moral inferiority to any creatures that cannot.
  • The failure of women to produce genius of the first rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has been used to block the way of all women of talent and ambition for intellectual achievement.
  • The forces that are driving mankind toward unity and peace are deep-seated and powerful. They are material and natural, as well as moral and intellectual.
  • Bjork
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    The good thing about Pro Tools is you can actually hear what you're working on, so it doesn't just become this intellectual idea. But Pro Tools can be dangerous, too. It can make things sterile.
  • Karl Marx
    Karl Marx
    German economist and statephilospher 1818-1883
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    The ideas of the ruling class are in every epoch the ruling ideas, i.e., the class which is the ruling material force of society, is at the same time its ruling intellectual force.