A spirit of national masochism prevails, encouraged by an effete corps of impudent snobs who characterize themselves as intellectuals.
Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
An intellectual is a man who doesn't know how to park a bike.
An intellectual is a person who has discovered something more interesting than sex.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Being an intellectual creates a lot of questions and no answers.
Experience without theory is blind, but theory without experience is mere intellectual play.
In all intellectual debates, both sides tend to be correct in what they affirm, and wrong in what they deny.
In the intellectual order, the virtue of humility is nothing more nor less than the power of attention.
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Liberty, according to my metaphysics is a self-determining power in an intellectual agent. It implies thought and choice and power.
The great obstacle to the conversion of the modern world is the belief that religion has no intellectual significance; that it may be good for morals and satisfying to man's emotional needs, but that it corresponds to no objective reality.
To me, being an intellectual doesn't mean knowing about intellectual issues; it means taking pleasure in them.
You don't reason with intellectuals. You shoot them.