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Margaret Anderson Quotes and Sayings

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Intellectuals are too sentimental for me.
- Margaret Anderson

Related topics: Intelligence

I was as repelled by the French as I was attracted by their country.
- Margaret Anderson

I defied nothing at all.
I ignored the law because I didn't know it existed.
It didn't occur to me that anyone would want to curb my inspiration.
- Margaret Anderson

Life for me has been exactly what I thought it would be,
a cake, which I have eaten and had too.
- Margaret Anderson

 

I have always fought for ideas - until I learned that
it isn't ideas but grief,
struggle, and flashes of vision which enlighten.
- Margaret Anderson

Self-preservation is the first responsibility.
- Margaret Anderson

In real love you want the other person's good.
In romantic love you want the other person.
- Margaret Anderson

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It is rarely that you see an American writer who is not hopelessly sane.
- Margaret Anderson

My greatest enemy is reality.
I have fought it successfully for thirty years.
- Margaret Anderson

Intellectuals solve problems,
geniuses prevent them.
- Albert Einstein

Intellectuals try to keep going.
But their situation is very difficult.
Those who have had the courage to voice their opposition
have often paid a very high price.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Marxism is the opium of the intellectuals.
- Edmund Wilson

We have too many intellectuals who are afraid to use
the pistol of common sense.
- Samuel Fuller

Many people have observed that truth is stranger than fiction.
This has led some intellectuals to conclude that it's
stranger than non-fiction as well.
- Brad Holland

Like many intellectuals, he was incapable of saying
a simple thing in a simple way.
- Marcel Proust

Country and western is ignored by the intellectuals.
They don't look at it as an art form.
They think it's just somebody sitting on his couch singing about his life.
- Ricky Skaggs

Don't make art for other artists or for 'intellectuals',
make art for people - and if you can touch just one
person in a lifetime and make a difference -
you have succeeded.
- Ray Conniff

There is a gulf between the Arab peoples and Arab intellectuals.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Ironically, Latin American countries,
in their instability, give writers and intellectuals
the hope that they are needed.
- Manuel Puig

Most intellectuals today have a phobia of any explanation
of the mind that invokes genetics.
- Steven Pinker

Intellectuals would be much more accepted now than in the '40s.
- Parker Stevenson

I think that one possible definition of our modern
culture is that it is one in which nine-tenths of our
intellectuals can't read any poetry.
- Randall Jarrell

My parents were liberal intellectuals but even they
expected me to stay at home and look after my younger
siblings and do the housework.
- Sara Paretsky

I think this confusion leads intellectuals and artists
themselves to believe that the elite arts and humanities are a kind of higher,
exalted form of human endeavor.
- Steven Pinker

Intellectualism came very late to America.
That's why Americans are so proud of it.
I found very few real intellectuals in America.
But there are so many pseudo-intellectuals.
- Douglas Sirk

The intellectuals' chief cause of anguish are one another's works.
- Jacques Barzun

Soccer riots kill at most tens.
Intellectuals' ideological riots sometimes kill millions.
- John McCarthy

It is certainly safe, in view of the movement to the
right of intellectuals and political thinkers,
to pronounce the brain death of socialism.
- Norman Tebbit

It's the job of intellectuals and writers to cast doubt on perfection.
- Antonio Tabucchi

Intellectuals are people who believe that ideas are
of more importance than values.
That is to say, their own ideas and other people's values.
- Gerald Brenan

After learning the language and culture of the Chinese people,
these Jesuits began to establish contacts with the
young intellectuals of the country.
- Hu Shih

Certainly the party counts a considerable number of
intellectuals among its members,
but I am by no means disposed to apologise for that.
- Harry Oppenheimer

Advice to intellectuals: let no-one represent you.
- Theodor Adorno

Establishing an equilibrium between the Islam of truth
and Islam as an identity is one of the most difficult
tasks of religious intellectuals.
- Abdolkarim Soroush

We have no Arab intellectuals of international stature
because we live in a state of generalized mediocrity.
We are suspended in the pit without touching the bottom.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

When you have a foreign invasion - in this case by the Indonesian army -
writers,
intellectuals, newspapers and magazines are the first targets of repression.
- Antonio Tabucchi

In the Arab world, there is no link between the cultural
habits of peoples and the ways of thinking and creating of modern intellectuals.
They are two separate worlds.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

We do not have many intellectuals who can speak out for us internationally.
We have no writers who are recognized,
respected and loved outside the Arab world.
- Tahar Ben Jelloun

Jewish intellectuals contributed a great deal to insure
that Europe became a continent of humanism,
and it is with these humanist ideals that Europe must
now intervene in the Middle East conflict.
- Daniel Barenboim

But the Spain which emerged around 1960,
beginning with its economic miracle,
created by the invasion of tourists,
can no longer result in impassioned dedication on the
part of its intellectuals,
and even less on the part of foreign intellectuals.
- Juan Goytisolo

It is ironic that the United States should have been
founded by intellectuals,
for throughout most of our political history,
the intellectual has been for the most part either an outsider,
a servant or a scapegoat.
- Richard Hofstadter

Futurism: This was a movement of intellectuals who
wanted to replace tradition with the modern world of machinery,
speed, violence, and public relations.
It proves that we should be careful what intellectuals wish for,
because we might get it.
- Brad Holland

Intellectuals, academics, writers and poets were an
important force in the early groups of volunteers.
They had the means to get to Spain and were accustomed to travelling,
whereas very few workers had left British shores.
- Bill Alexander

There was a very serious communist strain among American
intellectuals before the war.
America was a more tolerant place in those days,
and Communists were not treated as pariahs.
That ended with the McCarthy era.
- Ken Follett

And with each day that passed, the gulf broadened and
my isolation became more accentuated.
In such a situation, the discovery that my experience was not unique,
that it had also been that of other Spanish intellectuals,
became very important for me.
- Juan Goytisolo

It was generally believed that Catholics were not interested
in arts and science graduate schools.
They weren't going to be intellectuals.
And so I put the theses to the test.
And they all collapsed.
- Andrew Greeley

I'm not one of those James Joyce intellectuals who
can stand back and look at the whole edifice...
It was a slow process for me to just crawl out of it,
like a snake leaving his skin behind.
- Frank McCourt

We've no use for intellectuals in this outfit.
What we need is chimpanzees.
Let me give you a word of advice: never say a word
to us about being intelligent.
We will think for you, my friend.
Don't forget it.
- Louis-Ferdinand Celine

You can never solve a problem on the level
on which it was created.
- Albert Einstein

The difference between what we do
and what we are capable of doing
would suffice to solve most of the world's problem.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

We cannot solve our problems with the same
thinking we used when we created them.
- Albert Einstein

Through violence, you may 'solve' one problem,
but you sow the seeds for another.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

The secret of success is to find a need and fill it,
to find a hurt and heal it,
to find somebody with a problem
and offer to help solve it.
- Robert H. Schuller

We cannot solve a problem by saying,
"It's not my problem."
We cannot solve a problem by hoping that
someone else will solve it for us.
I can solve a problem only when I say,
"This is my problem and it's up to me to solve it.
- M. Scott Peck

Often the hands will solve a mystery
that the intellect has struggled with in vain.
- Carl Jung

A positive attitude may not solve all your problems,
but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.
- Herm Albright

Each problem that I solved became a rule,
which served afterwards to solve other problems.
- Rene Descartes

Design is directed toward human beings.
To design is to solve human problems by identifying
them and executing the best solution.
- Ivan Chermayeff

A religion that takes no account of practical affairs
and does not help to solve them, is no religion.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

It's very important to reveal the mystery of the pyramid.
Science in archaeology is very important.
People all over the world are waiting to solve this mystery.
- Zahi Hawass

Well, some mathematics problems look simple,
and you try them for a year or so, and then you try
them for a hundred years,
and it turns out that they're extremely hard to solve.
- Andrew Wiles

The best way to escape from your problem is to solve it.
- Robert Anthony

The fact that drilling won't solve every problem is
no excuse to do nothing at all.
- Sarah Palin

I hope we'll be able to solve these problems before we leave.
- Paul Erdos

As a designer, you have to solve a lot of problems.
Even though people are wearing clothes that are supposed to look beautiful,
they'll have to do all kinds of things.
- Colleen Atwood

We are built to conquer environment,
solve problems,
achieve goals, and we find no real satisfaction or
happiness in life without obstacles to conquer and goals to achieve.
- Maxwell Maltz

My definition of an adventure game is an interactive
story set with puzzles and obstacles to solve and worlds to explore.
- Roberta Williams

I use my mind to solve problems and invent things.
- Temple Grandin

We'll never solve the feminization of power until we
solve the masculinity of wealth.
- Gloria Steinem

To solve the problem of organizing world peace we must
establish world law and order.
- Arthur Henderson

Well they do have a use, but we should never believe
that any international conference is going to suddenly
solve problems like the condition of the global environment.
- Maurice Strong


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