To laugh often and much;
To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children;
To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others;
To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition;
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.
The intelligence of few perceives what has been carefully hidden in the recesses of the mind.
There are unknown forces in nature; when we give ourselves wholly to her, without reserve, she lends them to us; she shows us these forms, which our watching eyes do not see, which our intelligence does not understand or suspect.
There can be no two opinions as to what a highbrow is. He is the man or woman of thoroughbred intelligence who rides his mind at a gallop across country in pursuit of an idea.
If a man has nothing to eat, fasting is the most intelligent thing he can do.
A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Unintelligent persons are like weeds that thrive in good ground; they love to be amused in proportion to the degree in which they weary themselves.
Things are not always what they seem; the first appearance deceives many; the intelligence of a few perceives what has been carefully hidden.
Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself.
There are some ideas so wrong that only a very intelligent person could believe in them.