„The true test of intelligence is not how much we know how to do, but how we behave when we don't know what to do“

—  John Holt, How Children Fail (1964).
John Holt photo
John Holt7
educator 1923 - 1985
Publicidade

Citações relacionadas

Charles Stross photo
Samael Aun Weor photo
Publicidade
Ben Carson photo

„If we know human anatomy and we are reasonably intelligent, he assumes that we can figure out how to do almost anything.“

—  Ben Carson 17th and current United States Secretary of Housing and Urban Development; American neurosurgeon 1951
p. 84

Jean Piaget photo

„Intelligence is what you use when you don't know what to do.“

—  Jean Piaget Swiss psychologist, biologist, logician, philosopher & academic 1896 - 1980

Zia Haider Rahman photo

„... there is a virtue attached to intelligence, but lets suppose that we are all intelligent enough to know that intelligence is not a virtue; that the people who made the atom bomb were very intelligent, and that really virtue resides in how we conduct ourselves...“

—  Zia Haider Rahman British novelist
"Zia Haider Rahman's In The Light of What We Know" Books& Arts in ABC http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/booksandarts/zia-haider-rahman/6517150?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter June 3, 2015. Retrieved on 2015-06-03.

Publicidade
Philip K. Dick photo
Stephen Hawking photo

„We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn't want to meet.“

—  Stephen Hawking British theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author 1942
Context: If aliens visit us, the outcome would be much as when Columbus landed in America, which didn't turn out well for the Native Americans. … We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn't want to meet. Also quoted in "Stephen Hawking warns over making contact with aliens" http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/8642558.stm at BBC News (25 April 2010).

Ben Stein photo
Publicidade
Cesare Pavese photo
Rand Paul photo
Charles Darwin photo

„Intelligence is based on how efficient a species became at doing the things they need to survive.“

—  Charles Darwin British naturalist, author of "On the origin of species, by means of natural selection" 1809 - 1882

Orhan Pamuk photo
Publicidade
Hermann Rauschning photo
David Allen photo

„Resistance to deciding the next action (before we have to) stems from how it exposes the vulnerability of our intelligence.“

—  David Allen American productivity consultant and author 1945
28 June 2010 https://twitter.com/gtdguy/status/17222176055

Publicidade
Próximo