Quotes containing word "intelligence"

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Definitions and meanings of word "intelligence"

• Noun: the ability to comprehend; to understand and profit from experience

• Noun: a unit responsible for gathering and interpreting information about an enemy

• Noun: secret information about an enemy (or potential enemy); example: "we sent out planes to gather intelligence on their radar coverage"

• Noun: new information about specific and timely events; example: "they awaited news of the outcome"

• Noun: the operation of gathering information about an enemy

Featured authors with quotes containing word "intelligence"

Aldrich Ames
7 quotes about intelligence
American Criminal
Born Thursday 19 June 1941
Jane Harman
4 quotes about intelligence
American Politician
Born Thursday 28 June 1945
George Tenet
6 quotes about intelligence
American Director, Public Servant
Born Monday 5 January 1953
Frank Carlucci
5 quotes about intelligence
American Politician, Director
Saturday 18 October 1930 - Sunday 3 June 2018
Bob Graham
5 quotes about intelligence
American Author, Politician
Born Monday 9 November 1936
Leonard Boswell
3 quotes about intelligence
American Politician
Wednesday 10 January 1934 - Friday 17 August 2018
Robert Mueller
4 quotes about intelligence
American Director, Public Servant
Born Monday 7 August 1944
Stephen Cambone
4 quotes about intelligence
American Politician
Born 1951
Paul Cellucci
2 quotes about intelligence
American Politician, Diplomat
Saturday 24 April 1948 - Saturday 8 June 2013
Jim Ramstad
2 quotes about intelligence
American Politician
Born Monday 6 May 1946
Stephen Hawking
3 quotes about intelligence
English Physicist, Author
Thursday 8 January 1942 - Wednesday 14 March 2018
Henri Bergson
3 quotes about intelligence
French Philosopher
Tuesday 18 October 1859 - Saturday 4 January 1941

The Committee's review of a series of intelligence shortcomings, to include intelligence prior to 9/11 and the pre-war intelligence on Iraq, clearly reveal how vital a diverse intelligence workforce is to our national security.

Jane Harman

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The resistance of policy-makers to intelligence is not just founded on an ideological presupposition. They distrust intelligence sources and intelligence officials because they don't understand what the real problems are.

Aldrich Ames

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Human intelligence is a reflection of the intelligence that produces everything. In knowing, we are simply extending the intelligence that comes to and constitutes us. We mimic the mind of God, so to speak. Or better, we continue and extend it.

Huston Smith

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I think Madonna has a great deal of intelligence and capability. I have a lot of respect for her. She's taken her career and maximized it with intelligence and creativity.

Carole King

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Intelligence is our first line of defense against terrorism, and we must improve the collection capabilities and analysis of intelligence to protect the security of the United States and its allies.

Saxby Chambliss

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Prior to the passage of the Patriot Act, it was very difficult - often impossible - for us to share information with the Central Intelligence Agency, with NSA, with the other intelligence agencies, and likewise, for them to share information with us.

Robert Mueller

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We have actually experienced in recent months a dramatic demonstration of an unprecedented intelligence failure, perhaps the most significant intelligence failure in the history of the United States.

Zbigniew Brzezinski

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Nature shows that with the growth of intelligence comes increased capacity for pain, and it is only with the highest degree of intelligence that suffering reaches its supreme point.

Arthur Schopenhauer

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The National Intelligence Director needs the authority to do the job we are asking him to do. That means power over the intelligence budget. And to be effective, to be allowed to do his or her job, they must have authority over the budget.

Leonard Boswell

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If you look back today over the last 25 years, it is a fact that we have had a progressive degeneration of our intelligence community in general; in particular in the field of human intelligence.

Paul Bremer

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These are Canadian and United States intelligence and law enforcement offices who are working in teams and who are using good intelligence and good law enforcement to really stop the criminals and terrorists before they ever get to the border.

Paul Cellucci

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I can tell you that the Canadian intelligence and law enforcement agencies have been providing outstanding co-operation with our intelligence and law enforcement agencies as we work together to track down terrorists here in North America and put them out of commission.

Paul Cellucci

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Another factor is the decision, made in 1976, to sharply divide the FBI and the foreign intelligence agencies. The FBI would collect within the United States; the foreign intelligence agencies would collect overseas.

Bobby R. Inman

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I strongly support the call to greatly expand our human intelligence capability to penetrate al Qaeda and gather critical intelligence to prevent terrorist attacks on our homeland.

Jim Ramstad

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There is a real danger that computers will develop intelligence and take over. We urgently need to develop direct connections to the brain so that computers can add to human intelligence rather than be in opposition.

Stephen Hawking

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Our intelligence community needs better coordination of operations and exchange of information, and that's why we need an overall director of national intelligence and a national counterterrorism center.

Jim Ramstad

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So that, to me, is important that audiences are treated with an amount of respect toward their intelligence. Most Hollywood films don't respect their intelligence.

Eriq La Salle

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Here's the teaching point, if you're teaching kids about intelligence and policy: Intelligence does not absolve policymakers of responsibility to ask tough questions, and it doesn't absolve them of having curiosity about the consequences of their actions.

George Tenet

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The 9/11 Commission strongly recommends that the National Intelligence Director be fully in control of the budget, from developing it to implementing it, to ensuring that the National Intelligence Director has the clout to make decisions.

Leonard Boswell

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I can remember when I was National Security Adviser, the intelligence community told us... they put out an intelligence report saying that Iran would never back off from attacks on shipping in the Gulf if we use force.

Frank Carlucci

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