"Cleverness is serviceable for everything, sufficient for nothing."
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"Mother is far too clever to understand anything she does not like."
"Clever men are good, but they are not the best."
"Cleverness is not wisdom."
"The desire to seem clever often keeps us from being so."
"It is great cleverness to know how to conceal our cleverness."
"A cul-de-sac to which ideas are lured and then quietly strangled."
"I'd never join a club that would allow a person like me to become a member."
"Coaching is nothing more than eliminating mistakes before you get fired."
"There are only two kinds of coaches -- those who have been fired, and those who will be fired."
"Coaches have to watch for what they don't want to see and listen to what they don't want to hear."
"A good coach will make his players see what they can be rather than what they are."
"One thing I never want to be accused of is not working."
"I have a lot of respect for tough coaches."
"Home of lost causes, and forsaken beliefs, and unpopular names, and impossible loyalties!"
"I was a modest, good-humored boy. It is Oxford that has made me insufferable."
"Remote and ineffectual don."
"The most important function of the university in an age of reason is to protect reason from itself."
"What poor education I have received has been gained in the University of Life."
"A college education should equip one to entertain three things: a friend, an idea and oneself."
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