Intelligence Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Intelligence

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We worked to develop our own operations to advance U.S. counterterrorism objectives by penetrating terrorist safe havens and collecting intelligence that would inform policy and enable our own operations.
~By Cofer Black ~


Intelligence is the faculty of making artificial objects, especially tools to make tools.
~By Henri Bergson ~


Reputation is favorable notoriety as distinguished from fame, which is permanent approval of great deeds and noble thoughts by the best intelligence of mankind.
~By George William Curtis ~


We know that there are unaccounted-for Scud and other ballistic missiles in Iraq. And part of the problem is that, since 1998, there has been no way to even get minimal information about those programs except through intelligence means.
~By Condoleezza Rice ~


The role of the intelligence - that part of us which affirms and denies and formulates opinions is merely to submit.
~By Simone Weil ~


Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


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.'
~By Arthur H. Compton ~


If you would take, you must first give, this is the beginning of intelligence.
~By Lao Tzu ~


I can remember when I was National Security Adviser, the intelligence community told us... they put out an intelligence report saying that Iran would never back off from attacks on shipping in the Gulf if we use force.
~By Frank Carlucci ~


I found that our Soviet espionage efforts had virtually never, or had very seldom, produced any worthwhile political or economic intelligence on the Soviet Union.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


The intelligence investigation under the leadership of Senator Church, which I know has helped cause this investigation by you, points out that the agencies did not disclose certain facts to us and that certain plots were going on.
~By John Sherman Cooper ~


Shall I not have intelligence with the earth? Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


I am not opposed to intelligence reform on its face, but any changes should reflect the current context.
~By Ted Stevens ~


We can't gather the intelligence we need to foil future attacks, if we are blindly granting terrorists the right to remain silent. But for some reason, we've already done that - with the terrorist who tried to bring down Flight 253.
~By Peter King ~


Children are remarkable for their intelligence and ardor, for their curiosity, their intolerance of shams, the clarity and ruthlessness of their vision.
~By Aldous Huxley ~


But it is equally incontrovertible that if our intelligence gathering process is seriously flawed, we had better find out and find out fast if we are to avoid another Sept. 11.
~By Adam Schiff ~


Whatever debases the intelligence degrades the entire human being.
~By Simone Weil ~


I'm every bourgeois nightmare - a Cockney with intelligence and a million dollars.
~By Michael Caine ~


People's intelligence tends to be in inverse proportion to their number. People don't tend to get smarter as they get into bigger groups.
~By Robyn Hitchcock ~


We can no longer expect an Intelligence Community that is mostly male and mostly white to be able to monitor and infiltrate suspicious organizations or terrorist groups.
~By Jane Harman ~


In our civilization, and under our republican form of government, intelligence is so highly honored that it is rewarded by exemption from the cares of office.
~By Ambrose Bierce ~


It takes intelligence to make real comedy, and it takes a reality base to create all that little stuff I like to do that makes you giggle inside.
~By Chris Tucker ~


Men create real miracles when they use their God-given courage and intelligence.
~By Jean Anouilh ~


I think anybody with any intelligence sits down and sees Star Trek not a kids' show.
~By Nichelle Nichols ~


Pat Roberts and I both feel very strongly that when we get to Iran, that we can't make the same mistakes. We have to ask the questions, the hard questions before, not afterwards, and get the right intelligence.
~By Jay Rockefeller ~


Human folk are as a matter of fact eager to find intelligence in animals.
~By Edward Thorndike ~


Do you not see how necessary a world of pains and troubles is to school an intelligence and make it a soul?
~By John Keats ~


There is a lot of strength and intelligence in Hollywood.
~By Fay Wray ~


Intelligence is a moral category.
~By Theodor Adorno ~


Chess is as elaborate a waste of human intelligence as you can find outside an advertising agency.
~By Raymond Chandler ~


This also turned out to be negative, so there is no material in the Central Intelligence Agency, either in the records or in the mind of any of the individuals, that there was any contact had or even contemplated with him.
~By Richard M. Helms ~


Human beings exercise responsibilities within a social setting and a framework of obligations which transcend the principle of intelligence.
~By Michael Polanyi ~


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


Without consciousness and intelligence, the universe would lack meaning.
~By Clifford D. Simak ~


The terrorist uses surprise and stealth, and the only way to defeat that is by having accurate and timely intelligence.
~By Bill Nelson ~


Why did the Clinton Administration wait from 1995 to 1998 to tighten security and bolster counterintelligence at U.S. weapons labs?
~By Charles Foster Bass ~


These are Canadian and United States intelligence and law enforcement offices who are working in teams and who are using good intelligence and good law enforcement to really stop the criminals and terrorists before they ever get to the border.
~By Paul Cellucci ~


I have had national security background, 10 years on the Intelligence Committee, the last two years as chair.
~By Bob Graham ~


In November, they transferred control of Abu Ghraib to the military intelligence command completely; it was, after all, the center for interrogations for Iraq.
~By Janis Karpinski ~


Teaching man his relatively small sphere in the creation, it also encourages him by its lessons of the unity of Nature and shows him that his power of comprehension allies him with the great intelligence over-reaching all.
~By Annie Jump Cannon ~


We have been working hard to think about what our combined needs are going to be in the way of intelligence capabilities, not today but 15 to 20 years in the future.
~By Stephen Cambone ~


I feel that I, and the people under my command, tried to use all the traditional methods of recruiting agents which were also used by other intelligence services; adopting also means like pressure, money, sex - but that did not characterize my service.
~By Markus Wolf ~


Many highly intelligent people are poor thinkers. Many people of average intelligence are skilled thinkers. The power of a car is separate from the way the car is driven.
~By Edward de Bono ~


A woman uses her intelligence to find reasons to support her intuition.
~By Gilbert K. Chesterton ~


There are so many things a large intelligence espionage organization can do to justify its existence, that people can get promotions for, because it could result in results.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


Here, again, as I conceive, gentlemen forget that this government is a republican one, resting exclusively in the intelligence and virtue of the People.
~By Caleb Cushing ~


Clear thinking requires courage rather than intelligence.
~By Thomas Szasz ~


A government for the people must depend for its success on the intelligence, the morality, the justice, and the interest of the people themselves.
~By Grover Cleveland ~


So, you know, I think that Democrats are being more successful in Congress and I'm really going to be proud of the role I will play tomorrow as ranking Democrat on the Intelligence Committee when this bill passes.
~By Jane Harman ~


After all, it is the divinity within that makes the divinity without; and I have been more fascinated by a woman of talent and intelligence, though deficient in personal charms, than I have been by the most regular beauty.
~By Washington Irving ~


The intelligence of the lower forms of animal life, like a great deal of human intelligence, does not involve a self.
~By George H. Mead ~


The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education.
~By Martin Luther King, Jr. ~


It is not government's job to mandate responsibility on our behalf. We have the intelligence and good sense to make wise consumption choices for ourselves and our children. It is up to us to do what is best for our health and our children's health.
~By Michael Crapo ~


I began even as a boy to realize how wide the world can be for a man of free intelligence.
~By George Woodcock ~


Music is an art that expresses the inexpressible. It rises far above what words can mean or the intelligence define. Its domain is the imponderable and impalpable land of the unconscious.
~By Charles Munch ~


In view of the fact that God limited the intelligence of man, it seems unfair that He did not also limit his stupidity.
~By Konrad Adenauer ~


I think what he's - what he believes, and he may be correct, I don't know, that we have some intelligence information that leads us to know some things about what's going on in Iraq that we haven't revealed to others.
~By Lawrence Eagleburger ~


It is not clear that intelligence has any long-term survival value.
~By Stephen Hawking ~


Job plunges into a series of demands on and accusations of God which may be and indeed are epigrams of high intelligence, but are not noticeably patient.
~By Charles Williams ~


The rare person is still interested in new advances when they are adults. There is possibly a correlation with intelligence. In any case, you have to be fairly bright to keep learning and changing attitudes as you get older.
~By Keith Henson ~


The Gorillaz cartoons seem more real to me than the actual people on TV. Because at least you know that there's some intelligence behind the cartoons, and there's a lot of work that's gone into it, so it can't all be just a lie.
~By Damon Albarn ~


The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
~By F. Scott Fitzgerald ~


We are faced with the paradoxical fact that education has become one of the chief obstacles to intelligence and freedom of thought.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


Improving our national intelligence capabilities should remain a top priority and a continual process.
~By Blanche Lincoln ~


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.
~By Warren Christopher ~


It is impossible to underrate human intelligence - beginning with one's own.
~By Henry B. Adams ~


Rehearsals and this band are two words that don't really go together, kinda like Military Intelligence.
~By Jerry Cantrell ~


I've always felt, in all my books, that there's a deep decency in the American people and a native intelligence - providing they have the facts, providing they have the information.
~By Studs Terkel ~


Poets are the sense, philosophers the intelligence of humanity.
~By Samuel Beckett ~


I had been involved in U.S. intelligence in Berlin, Germany, while in the military and had worked with a contact with the Central Intelligence Agency office there.
~By George J. Mitchell ~


Most good actors have a huge intelligence about the human condition and a real open heart to different kinds of people and behavior.
~By Tim Robbins ~


If you wish to spare yourself and your venerable family, give heed to my advice with the ear of intelligence. If you do not, you will see what God has willed.
~By Hulagu Khan ~


In Spain, we should have enough intelligence, enough sense of individual and collective responsibility to do for ourselves that which would be imposed upon us by a dictatorship.
~By Frederica Montseny ~


Sex and beauty are inseparable, like life and consciousness. And the intelligence which goes with sex and beauty, and arises out of sex and beauty, is intuition.
~By David Herbert Lawrence ~


The standard rumor at the time was that Rumsfeld, as chief of staff, had persuaded President Ford to appoint George H.W. Bush as director of Central Intelligence, assuming that that got rid of a potential competitor for the presidency.
~By Bobby R. Inman ~


If you have the guts to keep making mistakes, your wisdom and intelligence leap forward with huge momentum.
~By Holly Near ~


Most of the results of using technical bugging devices were of little importance for my service. It may have been different in counter-intelligence, where bugs in flats, etc., were used to obtain a lot of information about what counter-intelligence was interested in.
~By Markus Wolf ~


Hamlet is an astonishing intelligence.
~By Ben Kingsley ~


I think there's a supreme power behind the whole thing, an intelligence. Look at all of the instincts of nature, both animals and plants, the very ingenious ways they survive. If you cut yourself, you don't have to think about it.
~By Clyde Tombaugh ~


Our Soviet espionage efforts had virtually never, or had very seldom, produced any worthwhile political or economic intelligence on the Soviet Union.
~By Aldrich Ames ~


Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
~By George Santayana ~


If you look at the publishers I've worked with, generally, they're a great bunch. Creation is unlike any other publishing house you can think of. The people I've worked with have integrity and intelligence and, almost always, less money than ideas.
~By Peter Sotos ~


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.
~By Hillary Clinton ~


It's the continuation of everyone's childhood to see these young children who grow up full of life, full of intelligence, full of a sense of wonder. And within an instant they're gone from this world. It's terrible.
~By Lucien Bouchard ~


Some people worry that artificial intelligence will make us feel inferior, but then, anybody in his right mind should have an inferiority complex every time he looks at a flower.
~By Alan Kay ~


It has always been my private conviction that any man who puts his intelligence up against a fish and loses had it coming.
~By John Steinbeck ~


I am committed to ensure that our intelligence community, law enforcement, medical professionals, and military have the information and funding needed to protect the American people from threats at home and abroad.
~By Leonard Boswell ~


All of the biggest technological inventions created by man - the airplane, the automobile, the computer - says little about his intelligence, but speaks volumes about his laziness.
~By Mark Kennedy ~


Intelligence we gathered at the time indicated that this was in fact leadership and we struck the leadership.
~By Peter Pace ~


One of the functions of intelligence is to take account of the dangers that come from trusting solely to the intelligence.
~By Lewis Mumford ~


First, I have the privilege of being Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee. It is not an oxymoron I assure you.
~By Pat Roberts ~


Man is a fire-stealing animal, and we can't help building machines and machine intelligences, even if, from time to time, we use them not only to outsmart ourselves but to bring us right up to the doorstep of Doom.
~By Richard Dooling ~


We regard intelligence as man's main characteristic and we know that there is no superiority which intelligence cannot confer on us, no inferiority for which it cannot compensate.
~By Henri Bergson ~


I would like to take you seriously, but to do so would be an affront to your intelligence.
~By George Bernard Shaw ~


Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.
~By Michael Jordan ~


And I argued with that intelligence estimate and I think it is a responsibility of policymakers to use their best judgment on the basis of the intelligence they've received.
~By Frank Carlucci ~


But once you are in that field, emotional intelligence emerges as a much stronger predictor of who will be most successful, because it is how we handle ourselves in our relationships that determines how well we do once we are in a given job.
~By Daniel Goleman ~


I've gotten to go wonderful places, meet interesting and intelligent people, and I started of course in the theatre and continue to work in the theatre where there is some intelligence involved in it.
~By Jeffrey Jones ~


Quality in a classical Greek sense is how to live with grace and intelligence, with bravery and mercy.
~By Theodore White ~

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