Quote category: Intellect


It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes.

Intellect

Thomas Aquinas Permalink to Thomas Aquinas quote

A man who does not think for himself does not think at all.

Intellect

Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote

I can stand brute force, but brute reason is quite unbearable.
There is something unfair about its use. It is hitting below the intellect.

Intellect

Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote

I choose my friends for their good looks, my acquaintances for their good characters, and my enemies for their intellects.
A man cannot be too careful in the choice of his enemies.

Intellect

Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote

To expect the unexpected shows a thoroughly modern intellect.

Intellect

Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote

Women love us for our defects.
If we have enough of them, they will forgive us everything, even our gigantic intellects.

Intellect

Oscar Wilde Permalink to Oscar Wilde quote

An intellectual is a person who's found one thing that's more interesting than sex.

Intellect

Aldous Huxley Permalink to Aldous Huxley quote