intelligence quotes

I don't want to talk about intelligence matters. I will say, however, that intelligence-community estimates should not become public in the way of this city and in the way of Congress.Warren Christopher

The United States has done more for the war crimes tribunal than any other country in the world. We're turning over all the information we have, including intelligence information.Warren Christopher

Intelligence recognizes what has happened. Genius recognizes what will happen.John Ciardi

Intelligence flourishes only in the ages when belief withers.Emile M. Cioran

It has yet to be proven that intelligence has any survival value.Arthur C. Clarke

Intelligence is nothing without delight.Paul Claudel

Many intelligence reports in war are contradictory; even more are false, and most are uncertain.Carl von Clausewitz

God gives us intelligence to uncover the wonders of nature. Without the gift, nothing is possible.James Clavell

Sensible and responsible women do not want to vote. The relative positions to be assumed by man and woman in the working out of our civilization were assigned long ago by a higher intelligence than ours.Grover Cleveland

In the aftermath of September 11, and as the 9/11 Commission report so aptly demonstrates, it is clear that our intelligence system is not working the way that it should.Hillary Clinton

By the way, intelligence to me isn't just being book-smart or having a college degree; it's trusting your gut instincts, being intuitive, thinking outside the box, and sometimes just realizing that things need to change and being smart enough to change it.Tabatha Coffey

I believe God did intend, in giving us intelligence, to give us the opportunity to investigate and appreciate the wonders of His creation. He is not threatened by our scientific adventures.Francis Collins

For the execution of the voyage to the Indies, I did not make use of intelligence, mathematics or maps.Christopher Columbus

It is not difficult for me to have this faith, for it is incontrovertible that where there is a plan there is intelligence - an orderly, unfolding universe testifies to the truth of the most majestic statement ever uttered - 'In the beginning, God.'Arthur H. Compton

Truth knows no color; it appeals to intelligence.James Hal Cone

Daniel Goleman has proven that two-thirds of the success in business is based upon our Emotional Intelligence as opposed to our IQ or our level of experience. As we look for the next crop of future CEOs, maybe it's time for America's corporations to start interviewing grads from the psychology master's programs rather than the M.B.A. programs.Chip Conley

Curiosity is free-wheeling intelligence.Alistair Cooke

No sooner does man discover intelligence than he tries to involve it in his own stupidity.Jacques Yves Cousteau

The qualities I am looking for in Miss Right are intelligence and humour.Brendan Coyle

Though intelligence is powerless to modify character, it is a dab hand at finding euphemisms for its weaknesses.Quentin Crisp