Immaturity is the incapacity to use one’s intelligence without the guidance of another.
In the Fall of 1774 & Winter of 1775, I was one of upwards of thirty, chiefly mechanics, who formed ourselves into a committee for the purpose of watching the movements of the British soldiers, and gaining every intelligence of the movements of the Tories.
The universe is an intelligence test.
Intelligence and courtesy not always are combined; Often in a wooden house a golden room we find.
So far as I can remember, there is not one word in the Gospels in praise of intelligence.
I don’t think my intelligence is naturally analytic or political.
Man becomes man only by his intelligence, but he is man only by his heart.
The child’s mind is not the type of mind we adults possess. If we call our type of mind the conscious type, that of the child is an unconscious mind. Now an unconscious mind does not mean an inferior mind. An unconscious mind can be full of intelligence. One will find this type of intelligence in every being, and every insect has it.
The exact measure of the progress of civilization is the degree in which the intelligence of the common mind has prevailed over wealth and brute force.
Philosophy is a battle against the bewitchment of our intelligence by means of language.