How was Cleoptra clever?

Cleopatra could be considered clever and even witty at times. She certainly displayed her cleverness in having herself delivered to Caesar in either a mat, rug or laundry basket,(sources vary) and her wit showed through in her fishing joke with Marc Antony.
Cleopatra could be considered clever and even witty at times. She certainly displayed her cleverness in having herself delivered to Caesar in either a mat, rug or laundry basket,(sources vary) and her wit showed through in her fishing joke with Marc Antony.