My son was valedictorian in high school as was his wife (obviously different schools). My daughter was a National Merit Scholar finalist. My wife & all of her family are brilliant.
My mother skipped a grade when she was in school.
“I'm not dumb. I just have a command of thoroughly useless information.” Bill Watterson
“You see a lot of smart guys with dumb women, but you hardly ever see a smart woman with a dumb guy.” Erica Jong
“When I think over what I have said, I envy dumb people.” Seneca
“Nowadays it is about as big a crime to be dumb as it is to be dishonest.” Will Rogers
“I'm not offended by dumb blonde jokes because I know that I'm not dumb. I also know I'm not blonde.” Dolly Parton
“Girls have an unfair advantage over men: if they can't get what they want by being smart, they can get it by being dumb.” Yul Brynner
dumb (adj) informal : stupid, unintelligent, ignorant, dense, brainless, mindless, foolish, slow, dull, simple, empty-headed,stunned, vacuous, vapid, idiotic, half-baked, imbecilic, bovine; informal thick, dim, moronic, dopey, dozy, thickheaded, fat-headed, birdbrained, pea-brained; daft