Quotes on Clever

I was struck all on a heap. Richard Brinsley Sheridan

But am I clever and right or clever and wrong? Cassandra Clare

There is nothing Clever about not being Happy Arnaud Desjardins

You are good for nothing unless you are clever. Henry James

That was when the Spanish came in and conquered the Aztecs. I thought that was a clever thing. Les Baxter

I would never create an image for myself; I'm not that clever. Ellie Goulding

It is better to play than do nothing. Confucius

Clever is as clever does. Tony DiTerlizzi

i know i'm not clever but i'm always right. James M Barrie

We can be more clever than one, but not more clever than all. Francois de La Rochefoucauld

To be rude is as good as being clever. Letitia Elizabeth Landon

Which would you rather be...divinely beautiful or dazzlingly clever or angelically good? Anne Shirley

Everybody is clever, just in their own ways Matt Groening

It's not that I'm so clever, it is that others are so stupid. George Bernard Shaw

If you can't be disciplined, be clever. Shinzen Young

Is this true or only clever? Augustine Birrell

Many of the greatest men have owed their success to industry rather than to cleverness. John Lubbock

I'm such a clever Toad. Kenneth Grahame

God is clever, but not dishonest. Albert Einstein

not all clever words are true. ... And inversely most things that are true are not clever. Bess Streeter Aldrich

I'm a nobody, nobody is perfect, therefore I am perfect! Daniel Tosh

Though I'm anything but clever, I could talk like that forever. W. S. Gilbert

It was fun to be clever. David Bowie

["John F. Kennedy" movie] was just really clever storytelling. Rob Lowe

I can't quite see the point of poems like "Wittgenstein Goes for a Walk with A Hawk in Sherwood Forest." I know they're trying to be clever, but they're not. Andre Naffis-Sahely

Sometimes you have to be clever. Jerry Garcia

If you're that clever you can argue yourself into anything. Julian Barnes

Twas a clever quibble. Here, a garment for it. William Shakespeare

Beware of the clever ones; the dumb ones are safer. Lilian Jackson Braun

Academics get paid for being clever, not for being right. Donald A. Norman

It's clever, but is it Art? Rudyard Kipling

I love Sara Bareilles. She's just so clever. I wish I were her. She's so awesome. David Archuleta

Clever tyrants are never punished. Voltaire

Cleverness isn't always true nor is the truth always clever Criss Jami

I learned from both my parents that you had to be clever. Mikhail Prokhorov

There is no bore like a clever bore. Samuel Butler

And she's very clever, Peeta. Well, she was. Until you outfoxed her Suzanne Collins

Good women are rarely clever and clever women are rarely good. Adah Isaacs Menken

And she's very clever, Peeta. Well, she was. Until you outfoxed her Suzanne Collins

beware the clever man that makes the wrong look right Lawrence Hill

I'm very clever at hiding poems perhaps more clever than I am at writing them. Charles Bukowski

In a stupid society, a clever man can come into the power; but in a clever society no stupid can come into the power! Mehmet Murat Ildan

Only the clever men can be flexible; others are condemned to remain as rigid! Mehmet Murat Ildan

The worst sort of clever men are those who know better than the Bible. Charles Spurgeon

This is very clever. They have created a system to cheat. Charles Davenport

I really like clever men who challenge you. E L James

Calvin was very clever. We did the pictures and made the commercial, and that really worked. Kate Moss

People may say that what I do is very clever, but it's not really at all. It's not Swift. Rory Bremner

Clever men are good, but they are not the best. Thomas Carlyle

You cannot trust a person until you know where and how he lives Paulo Coelho

Injustice towards others is a threat to everybody Baron de Montesquieu

He is the very pineapple of politeness. Richard Brinsley Sheridan

The newspapers! Sir, they are the most villainous - licentious -abominable - infernal - Not that I ever read them - No - I make it a rule never to look into a newspaper. Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Straight-forwardness, without the rules of propriety, becomes rudeness. Confucius

It is not what you gather but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived. Helen Walton

Do I dare disturb the universe? T S Eliot

It is not that I am so clever; it is that everyone else is so stupid. George Bernard Shaw

He who knows others is clever; He who knows himself has discernment. Laozi

My fans are so funny, they make me laugh so much. I've got some really, really, funny, clever fans. Ellie Goulding

I'm accused of cleverness as if it were a sin. She is merely clever, they say. Jennifer Stone

[Eve] sees through Satan's disquise of clever hypocrisy, identifies him, and exposes him for what he is...[ever since Satan has] had it in for women. Hugh Nibley

No, I'm not clever. I've always cared more for people than for ideas. Virginia Woolf

How clever you are, to know something of which you are ignorant. Jane Austen

Clever as I am, I remain just as big a fool as anyone else. J K Rowling

Sometimes there is simply no need to be either clever or original. Ivan Chermayeff

Thought is so cunning, so clever, that it distorts everything for its own convenience. Jiddu Krishnamurti

In my work, I wanted something irreducible, an absence of the gimmicky and clever. Isamu Noguchi

Be clever and do not build walls, because in the future they will bring only shame to you! Mehmet Murat Ildan

This woman is beautiful and clever: but how much cleverer she would have become if she were not beautiful! Friedrich Nietzsche

If you're that clever you can argue yourself into anything. Julian Barnes

Life, it turns out, is infinitely more clever and adaptable than anyone had ever supposed. Arthur Conan Doyle

A lot of clever people have got everything except judgement Clement Attlee

Clever as the Devil and twice as pretty. Holly Black

If they are just, they are better than clever. Sophocles

The wicked are always surprised to find that the good can be clever. Luc De Clapiers

Poets are always taking the weather so personally. J D Salinger

It is impossible to forsee the consequences of being clever. Christopher Strachey

Clever talk and domineering manner have little to with being a Man at His Best. Confucius

[I am] loyal, ambitious and clever. Mike Holloway

Going to Oxford didn't necessarily make a person clever. Arundhati Roy

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