Tuesday, 1st April, 2008

Definition of an Intellectual

  1. "An intellectual is someone, who, when left alone in a room with a tea-cosy, does not attempt to try it on." homer head radio
  2. "An intellectual is someone who hears the William Tell overture and doesn’t immediately wonder where Tonto has gone"


I can’t attribute either of these accurately, but they’ve been in circulation for a while. If anyone can provide chapter and verse on them, then I’d be glad to put in an attribution.


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