Watching TV gives you confidence. When you see how stupid people generally are on the box it makes you feel smart. And scientific studies show that people who feel smart perform better than people who feel stupid.
Nothing is so necessary for a young man as the society of clever women.[Ничто так не нужно молодому. человеку, как общество умных женщин.]
I am so clever that sometimes I don’t understand a single word of what I am saying.[The Remarkable Rocket]