68 Greatest Quotes About Clever
Their faces were zealously blank, their eyes filled with bland fire.
Fear is the destructive energy in man. It withers the mind, it distorts thought, it leads to all kinds of extraordinarily clever and subtle theories, absurd superstitions, dogmas, and beliefs.
The clever combatant imposes his will on the enemy, but does not allow the enemy's will to be imposed on him.
The silliest woman can manage a clever man; but it needs a very clever woman to manage a fool.
She is very clever, too clever for a woman. She lacks the indefinable charm of weakness.
Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers.
Some of us are so sharp," he [Mr. Vandemar] said as he leaned in closer to Richard, went up on tiptoes into Richard's face, "we could just cut ourselves.
Men are nearly always willing to believe what they wish.
It takes only one drink to get me drunk. The trouble is, I can't remember if it's the thirteenth or the fourteenth.
In any relationship, the woman has control, the clever ones don't let the men know.
Religion is for people who fear hell, spirituality is for people who have been there.
The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don't know anything about.
You're not drunk if you can lie on the floor without holding on.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
Here we are, the most clever species ever to have lived. So how is it we can destroy the only planet we have?
People try to do all sorts of clever and difficult things to improve life instead of doing the simplest, easiest thing-refusing to participate in activities that make life bad.
Always forgive your enemies, but never forget their names.
Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.
Listen; there's a hell of a good universe next door: let's go.
e. e. cummings
Between thought and expression lies a lifetime.
People never lie so much as after a hunt, during a war or before an election.
Otto von Bismarck
Half of seeming clever is keeping your mouth shut at the right times.
You can discover what your enemy fears most by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
Stupid men are often capable of things the clever would not dare to contemplate.
The past is a great place and I don't want to erase it or to regret it, but I don't want to be its prisoner either.
Quickly, bring me a beaker of wine, so that I may wet my mind and say something clever.
To be able to ask a question clearly is two-thirds of the way to getting it answered.
A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.
The hardest tumble a man can make is to fall over his own bluff.
One should never use exclamation points in writing. It is like laughing at your own joke.
There is only one difference between a madman and me. The madman thinks he is sane. I know I am mad.
Empathy is really important.. Only when our clever brain and our human heart work together in harmony can we achieve our full potential.
We dance round in a ring and suppose, but the secret sits in the middle and knows.
I'm a nobody, nobody is perfect, therefore I am perfect!
You can be fat and still be sexy . It all depends on how you feel about yourself.
Clever gimmicks of mass distraction yield a cheap soulcraft of addicted and self-medicated narcissists.
I dress sexily - but not in an obvious way. Sexy in a virginal way.
The obstinacy of cleverness and reason is nothing to the obstinacy of folly and inanity.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Life, it turns out, is infinitely more clever and adaptable than anyone had ever supposed.
Arthur Conan Doyle
My favourite people to follow on Twitter are... my fans. They make me laugh so much and keep me smiling.
Against the beautiful and the clever and the successful, one can wage a pitiless war, but not against the unattractive: then the millstone weighs on the breast.
I'm not crazy about country-western music. But the lyrics are good.