Aesop: Philosophy quotes
Aesop was asked, what
is the most powerful in a person? He answered: “An intellect”.
Al-Farabi: Philosophy quotes
A man becomes a person
thanks to the intellect.
Aristotle: Philosophy quotes
I define an intellect
as a thing with what our soul thinks and comprehends.
Who shows yourself in
activity of intellect and respects other people, is beloved by gods.
Augustine: Philosophy quotes
An intellect is
absurdity of a soul with what she, without a body, contemplates a
Cicero: Philosophy quotes
It doesn’t exist
anything more excellent than intellect.
Rhetoric is a light
that adds a glance to the intellect.
Democritus: Philosophy quotes
Soul and intellect are
just the same things.
Descartes: Philosophy quotes
It isn’t so important to have a good intellect, the most important
to use it properly.
Diogenes: Philosophy quotes
It was asked what
philosophy gave to him. He answered that it is the readiness to all
turning-points of destiny.
Epicurus: Philosophy quotes
It is better to be
unhappy with an intellect than to be happy without it.
The beginning of all
and the greatest good is prudence that is why the prudence is even
more worth than a philosophy.
You should always have
more intellect than dementia.
Ferdowsi: Philosophy quotes
A wreath, the beauty of
all living things, is intellect. You should admit that the basis of
being is the intellect.
It comes from the
intellect a grief and enjoyment, and the intellect can give us
grandeur, but also a decline.
Baltasar Gracian: Philosophy quotes
An intellect without prudence is a double madness.
It is better to be reasonable than to be very clever. To know more
than necessary is to show refinement. Where is thinly, there tears.
Generally accepted is more reliable.
Only intellect, as a
sage guardian, should be entrusted with the whole life and
especially the youth.
Seneca: Philosophy quotes
The greatest good
contains in intellect, but doesn’t contain in feelings. What is the
best in a person? It is an intellect. He surpasses the animals with
the power of intellect and marches lock-step with gods.
Only intellect can
provide with a peace.
If you want to take a
power above all, you should give a disposal of you to the intellect.
Thales: Philosophy quotes
What is quicker of all?
– The quickest of all is intellect, he includes all.