Quotes 16 till 30 of 155.
American self-help author 1883-19700
Action is the real measure of intelligence.
Another factor is the decision, made in 1976, to sharply divide the FBI and the foreign intelligence agencies. The FBI would collect within the United States; the foreign intelligence agencies would collect overseas.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-19960
Anything you don't understand, Mr. Rankin, you attribute to God. God for you is where you sweep away all the mysteries of the world, all the challenges to our intelligence. You simply turn your mind off and say God did it.Source: Contact (1985) Ch. 10 (p. 166)
As computer intelligence gets better, what will be possible when we interface our brains with computers? It might sound scary, but early evidence suggests otherwise: interfacing brains with machines can be helpful in treating traumatic brain injury, repairing spinal cord damage, and countless other applications.
American theater stage director and playwright 1941-0
Belief is the death of intelligence. As soon as one believes a doctrine of any sort, or assumes certitude, one stops thinking about that aspect of existence.
English writer 1894-19630
Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision.
Creativity represents a miraculous coming together of the uninhibited energy of the child with it apparent opposite and enemy, the sense of order imposed on the disciplined adult intelligence.
British journalist 1908-0
Curiosity is free-wheeling intelligence.
American editor, criticus 1910-0
Cynicism is the intellectual cripple's substitute for intelligence.
English poet 1795-18210
Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
Dr. Rice's record on Iraq gives me great concern. In her public statements she clearly overstated and exaggerated the intelligence concerning Iraq before the war in order to support the President's decision to initiate military action against Iraq.
During the Cold War, we gathered information by listening to the Soviets, taking pictures of the Soviets, and we allowed our human intelligence to decline.
Alexander Graham Bell
Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator 1847-19220
Educate the masses, elevate their standard of intelligence, and you will certainly have a successful nation.
Emotion is often what we rely upon to carry us across the unfathomable voids in our intelligence.
American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-20150
Everything in the universe has a purpose. Indeed, the invisible intelligence that flows through everything in a purposeful fashion is also flowing through you.