"Newt Gingrich has a restless and outsized intelligence that is tragically unleavened by any kind of critical sensibility."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."John Podhoretz on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."John Podhoretz on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."John Podhoretz on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."John Podhoretz on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."John Podhoretz on Albert Einstein
"Romney is right that the Obama vision is too centered on government. But his is too centered on the promotion of business and wealth creation at the expense of everything else."
"Your race and gender don't change, but you can choose to change your political affiliation at will."
"Pop culture is a reflection of social change, not a cause of social change."
"All non-incumbent campaigns promise hope and change, but Obama took the promise to a new level of absurdity. He suggested that a vote for him would literally transform the Earth."
"It has never made any sense to argue that, unique among the people of the world, Arabs are more concerned on a day-to-day basis about the treatment of people they don't know than they are about how they're going to put food on their own tables, or whether their sons will ever find a job."