Common Sense

[Common sense must be Instinctive Intelligence.  Education For Slavery does it's best to remove it, mostly by information overload.]

It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.---Robert Green Ingersoll

Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education. ---Victor Hugo

Everybody gets so much information all day long that they lose their common sense. ---Gertrude Stein

"He who does not have common sense at age thirty will never have it." ---Proverb

"The best prophet is common sense, our native wit." ---Euripides

"Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done." ---Josh Billings

Common sense is instinct, and enough of it is genius. ---Josh Billings

"Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes." Ralph Waldo Emerson

"School days are the unhappiest in the whole span if human existence. They are full of dull, unintelligible tasks, new and unpleasant ordinances, with brutal violations of common sense and common decency." ---H L Mencken

"The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense." ---Thomas A Edison