"Genius always finds itself a century too early."
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"What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the feeble mentality of the average adult."
"It is good to rub and polish our brain against that of others."
"There are only two races on this planet - the intelligent and the stupid."
"Every true genius is bound to be naive."
"I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow."
"Man becomes man only by his intelligence, but he is man only by his heart."
"The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is yet willing to learn more."
"It is better to have a fair intellect that is well used than a powerful one that is idle."
"A person must have a certain amount of intelligent ignorance to get anywhere."
"Be smarter than other people, just don't tell them so."
"God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave."
"You have to be smart. The easy days are over."
"Mad, adj. Affected with a high degree of intellectual independence."
"Man is the most intelligent of the animals - and the most silly."
"The higher the voice the smaller the intellect."
"Often the hands will solve a mystery that the intellect has struggled with in vain."
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."
"An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools."
"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."
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