” Intelligence …is really a kind of taste: taste in ideas.”
Susan Sontag
When we think someone else is smart, is it because they think as we do, or is it because they know how to evaluate well?

Can they see the big picture…from all sides? Will what they are proposing benefit future generations? That’s difficult to do.

Clueless People

“One of the advantages of growing up is that no one tells you anymore that you’re too smart for your own good.”
That’s true.

Leisure Time

“The best intelligence test is what we do with our leisure.” Laurence J. Peter

Blog at