Brains Related Quotes

The Ten Commandments are for lame brains. The first five are solely for the benefit of the priests and the powers that be; the second five are half truths, neither complete nor adequate.

Robert A. Heinlein

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Brains are not magical; they are causal machines.

Patricia Churchland


You spend money on Internet connection for your employees. Why not spend money on the energy that fuels their brains?

Shawn Achor

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Star Wars is adolescent nonsense; Close Encounters is obscurist drivel; "?Star Trek' can turn your brains into puree of bat guano; and the greatest science fiction series of all time is Doctor Who! And I'll take you all on, one-by-one or all in a bunch to back it up!

Harlan Ellison


Chess is a sad waste of brains.

Walter Scott

#Brains #Waste

People think that if you're sexy you have no brains, and if you have brains you aren't in touch with your sexual side. I'm trying to tell people, 'You can have it both ways.'

Erica Durance


“Long whiskers cannot take the place of brains”

Russian Proverb

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College is a place where a professor's lecture notes go straight to the students' lecture notes, without passing through the brains of either.

Mark Twain

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I am not in the least given to any violent interest in womankind, however, such as has addled the country's brains of late. Give me a manandwoman world: 'tis good enough!

Louise Imogen Guiney


Why did humans lose their body hair? Why did they start walking on their hind legs? Why did they develop big brains? I think that the answer to all three questions is sexual selection.

Richard Dawkins