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About Marilyn vos Savant
Marilyn vos Savant is an American columnist and author who gained international fame in 1986, when she entered the Guinness Book of Records as the person with the highest recorded IQ in the world. In 1988, she was inducted into the Guinness Book of World Records Hall of Fame. Away from the Guinness World Records, she is also known for writing the popular question-and-answer column for Parade magazine, "Ask Marilyn".
In 1987, she got married to her third husband scientist and entrepreneur Robert Jarvik, who is known for being the inventor of the Jarvik-7 artificial heart. She and Robert have two children together.
Despite rising to worldwide fame as the person with the highest recorded IQ, she believes that intelligence is a very complex thing and that it is useless attempting to measure it.
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Famous quotes by Marilyn vos Savant
A good idea will keep you awake during the morning, but a great idea will keep you awake during the night.Marilyn vos Savant
Attention-deficit disorders seem to abound in modern society, and we don't know the cause.Marilyn vos Savant
Be able to back up a car for a considerable distance in a straight line and back out of a driveway.Marilyn vos Savant
Be able to live alone, even if you don't want to and think you will never find it necessary.Marilyn vos Savant
Email, instant messaging, and cell phones give us fabulous communication ability, but because we live and work in our own little worlds, that communication is totally disorganized.Marilyn vos Savant
Have enough sense to know, ahead of time, when your skills will not extend to wallpapering.Marilyn vos Savant
I think change is possible, but only for individuals who were never truly gay in the first place and who have a strong personal motivation to recover their heterosexuality.Marilyn vos Savant
Know how to garnish food so that it is more appealing to the eye and even more flavorful than before.Marilyn vos Savant
Know how to travel from your town to a nearby town without a car, either by bus or by rail.Marilyn vos Savant
Know the names of past and current artists who are most famous for playing their instruments.Marilyn vos Savant
Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York's World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.Marilyn vos Savant
Society needs people who can manage projects in addition to handling individual tasks.Marilyn vos Savant
Success is achieved by developing our strengths, not by eliminating our weaknesses.Marilyn vos Savant
Teens think listening to music helps them concentrate. It doesn't. It relieves them of the boredom that concentration on homework induces.Marilyn vos Savant
The chess player who develops the ability to play two dozen boards at a time will benefit from learning to compress his or her analysis into less time.Marilyn vos Savant
The freedom to be an individual is the essence of America.Marilyn vos Savant
The length of your education is less important than its breadth, and the length of your life is less important than its depth.Marilyn vos Savant
To acquire knowledge, one must study but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.Marilyn vos Savant
Understand why casinos and racetracks stay in business - the gambler always loses over the long term.Marilyn vos Savant
What is the essence of America? Finding and maintaining that perfect, delicate balance between freedom 'to' and freedom 'from.'Marilyn vos Savant
Working in an office with an array of electronic devices is like trying to get something done at home with half a dozen small children around. The calls for attention are constant.Marilyn vos Savant
Marilyn vos Savant's Popularity
Marilyn vos Savant is a famous American columnist, who was born on August 11, 1946. As a person born on this date, Marilyn vos Savant is listed in our database as the 29th most popular celebrity for the day (August 11) and the 77th most popular for the year (1946).
People born on August 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Marilyn vos Savant is the 1173rd most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Marilyn vos Savant's birthday, Marilyn vos Savant is the 6486th most famous American and ranks 32nd in famous people born in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S.
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