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Ignorance is bold and knowledge reserved.
I must have a prodigious quantity of mind; it takes me as much as a week sometimes to make it up.
To be able to fill leisure intelligently is the last product of civilization.
When a true genius appears, you can know him by this sign: that all the dunces are in a confederacy against him.
Ah! yes, I know: those who see me rarely trust my word: I must look too intelligent to keep it.
It is the mark of a truly intelligent person to be moved by statistics.
Every true genius is bound to be naive.
The brain is like a muscle. When it is in use we feel very good. Understanding is joyous.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
If little else, the brain is an educational toy.
The best minds are not in government. If any were, business would steal them away.
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder.
I’m not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
Like many intellectuals, he was incapable of saying a simple thing in a simple way.