Smartness Quotes

Quotes tagged as "smartness" (showing 1-30 of 32)
Steven Brust
“A stupid person can make only certain, limited types of errors; the mistakes open to a clever fellow are far broader. But to the one who knows how smart he is compared to everyone else, the possibilities for true idiocy are boundless.”
Steven Brust, Iorich

Amit Kalantri
“Memories make you sentimental, experiences make you smart.”
Amit Kalantri, Wealth of Words

Gillian Flynn
“I lack formal education. So I'm left with the feeling that I'm smarter than everyone around me but that if I ever got around really smart people—people who went to universities and drank wine and spoke Latin—that they’d be bored as hell by me. It’s a lonely way to go through life.”
Gillian Flynn, The Grownup

Raheel Farooq
“Idiots are of two kinds: those who try to be smart and those who think they are smart.”
Raheel Farooq

Toba Beta
“If you think that you're so smart and holy, that means you haven't yet realized that a part of what we experience a result of our stupidity and wickedness in the past.”
Toba Beta, Master of Stupidity

“Elegance and smartness is the sexiest thing woman can have, not just the flesh”
Baris Gencel

Waheed Ibne Musa
“There’s a difference between a clever person and a smart one. Smart people make their own ways, and clever people use their minds to usurp opportunities to walk on the paths made by others.”
Waheed Ibne Musa, Johnny Fracture

“Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me', said some idiot who,
1. Didn't realize HOW much words hurt
2. Wasn't so smart”
Oreo Queen

“Being smart means you learned it well; being stupid means you haven't learned it yet; but true genius means you know it when no one taught it to you.”
Sneha Abraham

“You're a girl! You're strong, you're immaculate, you're smart, and you can do ANYTHING. It's in you!”
Ifeoluwa Egbetade

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Criticize me if you can, but that won't stop me from saying what i like, my mouth is mine, and not yours.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

“What life could have been and what it actually is, the difference reflects your measure of dumbness”

“I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.”
John D. Rockefeller

“Loyalty is smart with patience.”

“It's only an educated monkey that will ignore fresh banana for plantain chips.”

“The rule is easy to understand.
Be simple, honest & smart.”
Prince Akwarandu

Lailah Gifty Akita
“Be your own hero. Be smart.”
Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

“Substance is like tree and smartness its shadow. The smartness is what we think it is and the substance is the real thing!”
Utpal Vaishnav

“To be adjusted in changing situation is smartness”
Ismail Hossain

Matt K. Turner
“Ian was the kind of smart that makes your straight A student look like she’d drown in a wet paper bag. Ian was the kind of smart that scares people.”
Matt K. Turner, GENESIS

Vishwas Chavan
“There are smart ways to success but no short cuts. Becoming successful is a process, and it's important that one moves through all the required steps. One cannot buy or bribe one's way to success; it needs to be earned.”
Vishwas Chavan, Vishwasutras: Universal Principles for Living: Inspired by Real-Life Experiences

“Don't manipulate, articulate!”
Utpal Vaishnav

“There is no gain without an effort, some gain with lots of effort and wonderful
gain with smart effort.”
Mussadiq Abdul Rahim

Giharu Si Perempuan Gunung
“To be a good man needed a highly smartness in nowsday”
Giharu Si Perempuan Gunung

Jeff Hobbs
“Oswaldo was flummoxed by the fact that his friend could be so quiet, almost embarrassed, about his academic acumen, yet so damn loud and proud of his status as a premier campus drug dealer.

"I've never met anyone so smart but so fucking dumb," he told Rob.”
Jeff Hobbs, The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League

“सिर्फ बेवकूफ़ इंसान गलती से "गलती" करता है।”
Aalok Rai

Erich Kästner
“Mut ohne Klugheit ist Unfug, und Klugheit ohne Mut ist Quatsch!”
Erich Kästner

Kangoma Kindembo
“Nothing is clever or smarter than the belief and trust you give to your mind. Your mind doesn't need much to shift, but your body suffers from shame and acceptance from its surrounding.”
Kangoma Kindembo

Samuel R. Delany
“Right now I'm just a bright guy with a lot to say and nothing to say it about.”
Samuel R. Delany, Nova

Abhijit Naskar
“Smartness will not save this world, warmth and wisdom will.”
Abhijit Naskar

« previous 1