- In view
of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems
unfair that He did not also limit his stupidity.
Adenauer # God,
Law - Intelligent people, when assembled into an organization,
will tend toward collective stupidity.
Albrecht # Intelligent,
- In order
to stave off covetouness, greed, and spite, citizens world
over must be educated.
Kemal Ataturk # Greed,
because you hang a shingle out saying "I'm a financial
advisor or a broker with a bond to sell," isn't enough.
Most people are a little more intelligent. They do some research.
If they haven't heard of you or don't know somebody who knows
you, they're not likely to deal with you. You can make the
same case against the fax machines.
Bloomberg # Intelligent,
- We became
convinced that the combination of the brightest minds in science
and medicine, coupled with world-class facilities and cutting-edge
technology, holds the potential to unlock the mysteries of
Broad # Intelligent,
- You ought
to be able to explain why youre taking the job youre
taking, why youre making the investment youre
making, or whatever it may be. And if it cant stand
applying pencil to paper, youd better think it through
some more. And if you cant write an intelligent answer
to those questions, dont do it.
Buffett # Investing,
in investing doesn't correlate with I.Q. once you're above
the level of 25. Once you have ordinary intelligence, what
you need is the temperament to control the urges that get
other people into trouble in investing.
Buffett # Success,
- The most
important quality for an investor is temperament, not intellect...
You need a temperament that neither derives great pleasure
from being with the crowd or against the crowd.
Buffett # Investing,
- A warrior
never worries about his fear.
Castaneda # Warrior,
- One cannot
enter don Juan's world intellectually, like a dilettante seeking
fast and fleeting knowledge. Nor, in don Juan's world, can
anything be verified absolutely. The only thing we can do
is arrive at a state of increased awareness that allows us
to perceive the world around us in a more inclusive manner.
Castaneda # Intelligent,
- For me
there is only the traveling on paths that have heart, on any
path that may have heart, and the only worthwhile challenge
is to traverse its full length--and there I travel looking,
Castaneda # Traveling,
- In a
world where death is the hunter, my friend, there is no time
for regrets or doubts. There is only time for decisions.
Castaneda # Death,
- You once
have one chance to shoot into a group of birds clustering
in a treetop. If you miss, you will frighten all the birds
away. Before you shoot, you need to calculate you angle and
your am carefully, so you one shot will yield two birds.
Chu # Planning,
is the opportunity to begin again, more intelligently.
Ford # Intelligent,
- I read
a lot and filled my head with psychology. And eventually I
realized that it is not enough to stimulate only the mind,
the intellect. Also the body needs to express itself. That's
how I started dancing.
Gawain # Books,
- The only
thing that we can be pretty sure of, perhaps, is that we are
acting reasonably and intelligently. And if we are wrong,
as we are likely to be, at least we have been intelligently
wrong and not unintelligently wrong.
Graham # Action,
- The stock
market resembles a huge laundry in which institutions take
in large blocks of each other's washing--nowadays to the tune
of 30 million shares a day--without true rhyme or reason.
But technologically it is remarkably well-organized.
Graham # Stocks,
- I have
every confidence in the threefold merit of this general method
based on (a) sound logic, (b) simplicity of application, and
(c) an excellent supporting record. At bottom it is a technique
by which true investors can exploit the recurrent excessive
optimism and excessive apprehension of the speculative public.
Graham # Confidence,
- How fortunate
for governments that the people they administer don't think.
Hitler # Government,
- It took
me five years to learn to play the game intelligently enough
to make big money when I was right.
Livermore # Knowledge,
has the brain power to make money in stocks. Not everyone
has the stomach.
Lynch # Money,
has the brainpower to follow the stock market. If you made
it through fifth-grade math, you can do it.
Lynch # Stock
of selling of ideas are portrayed in consulting or paid advice,
as the pricing of intellectual property is market driven.
Martin # Selling,
- The ultimate
search engine would basically understand everything in the
world, and it would always give you the right thing. And we're
a long, long ways from that.
Page # Technology,
- For an
adequate formation of a culture, the involvement of the whole
man is required, whereby he exercises his creativity, intelligence,
and knowledge of the world and of people.
John Paul II # Culture,
- If you
have more skills, more ability, more intelligence, specialize
knowledge, a capacity to do things few others can do, or if
you just think creatively and contribute on a massive scale,
you can earn more than you ever thought possible.
Robbins # Creative,
Howard's credibility on the entire Iraq war has been torpedoed
by John Howard's own intelligence agency.
Rudd # Criticism,
- We bring
together the best ideas - turning the meetings of our top
managers into intellectual orgies.
Welch # Best,
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