Quotes by intellectually
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Thomas Henry Huxley
English biologist 1825-1895
The known is finite, the unknown infinite; intellectually we stand on an island in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability. Our business in every generation is to reclaim a little more land.
American historian and theorist 1910-1977
...we no longer have intellectually satisfying arrangements in our educational system, in our arts, humanities or anything else; instead we have slogans and ideologies. An ideology is a religious or emotional expression; it is not an intellectual expression.Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)
American president 1872-1933
All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.
American science communicator, television presenter 1955-
But investment in space stimulates society, it stimulates it economically, it stimulates it intellectually, and it gives us all passion.
Canadian philosopher and author 1974-
For those who struggle with anti-pagan prejudices and stereotypes, Humanist Paganism might be a powerful educational tool. It can show that a pagan can be a sophisticated, cosmopolitan, and enlightened person, and that a pagan culture can be artistically vibrant, environmentally conscious, intellectually stimulating, and socially just.
English writer 1894-1963
Generalities are intellectually necessary evils.
American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright 1885-1951
Intellectually I know that America is no better than any other country; emotionally I know she is better than every other country.
Irish writer 1854-1900
One should not be too severe on English novels; they are the only relaxation of the intellectually unemployed.
English novelist, short story writer 1930-2009
People will begin to explore all the sidestreets of sexual experience, but they will do it intellectually. . . . Sex won't take place in the bed, necessarily--it'll take place in the head!
Racing takes everything you've got - intellectually, emotionally, physically - and then you have to find about ten percent more and use that too.
American writer 1888-1959
The reading public is intellectually adolescent at best, and it is obvious that what is called ''significant literature'' will only be sold to this public by exactly the same methods as are used to sell it toothpaste, cathartics and automobiles.
American journalist and filmmaker
When Castro was put on trial in 1953 by Batista's government and asked who was intellectually responsible for his first attempt at insurrection, he dropped the name of the poet Jose Marti.
American politician 1940-
When community action was put into federal law in the early sixties as part of the effort to combat poverty and social injustice, I supported it intellectually.