Best Quotes by Marilyn vos Savant (Top 9)

  1. To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
  2. Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
  3. Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.
  4. The length of your education is less important than its breadth, and the length of your life is less important than its depth.
  5. If your head tells you one thing, and your heart tells you another, before you do anything, you should first decide whether you have a better head or a better heart.
  6. Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York's World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.
  7. Be able to cite three good qualities of every relative or acquaintance that you dislike.
  8. . . . what women want is what men want. They want respect.
  9. A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night.