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Posted by don_socal socal (My Page) on
Tue, Jan 3, 12 at 1:12

All intelligent thoughts have already been thought; what is necessary is only to try to think them again.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

An intellectual is someone whose mind watches itself.
Albert Camus

Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings.
Salvador Dali

Man becomes man only by his intelligence, but he is man only by his heart.
Henri Frederic Amiel

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
Plutarch

Smartness runs in my family. When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was in my class for five years.
Gracie Allen


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All good quotes, but to put the Gracie Allen one at the end was inspiration, LOL. Thanks, Don.


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Gracie Allen, bless her heart, she was her generation's Gilda, she validates all the other excellent quotes


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  • Posted by mwheel East. WV-Z.6 (My Page) on
    Tue, Jan 3, 12 at 13:50

Gracie knew she was smarter than most of us, that's why she could act being "dumb" so well.


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