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Genius Quotes

Lord Byron
Talent may be in time forgiven, but genius never
Lord Byron
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William Maugham
Genius is talent provided with ideals.
William Maugham
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George Bernard Shaw
The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not a man of honor
George Bernard Shaw
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Oscar Wilde
Ridicule is the tribute paid to the genius by the mediocrities.
Oscar Wilde
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Arthur Schopenhauer
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Arthur Schopenhauer
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Anybody who can do anything in Leicester but make a jumper has got to be a genius.
Brian Clough
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Thomas A. Edison
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Thomas A. Edison
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Albert Einstein
There's a Genius in all of us.
Albert Einstein
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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 Aristotle
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
Aristotle
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What Romantic terminology called genius or talent or inspiration is nothing other than finding the right road empirically, following one's nose, taking shortcuts.
Italo Calvino
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Agatha Christie
We owe most of our great inventions and most of the achievements of genius to idleness-either enforced or voluntary.
Agatha Christie
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Origins of a Genius
Alan Brown
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Genius, scholar, and war hero though he is, you have to admit - or maybe you should think about admitting - that George Bush might have rushed things a little in invading Iraq.
Alan Colmes
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Doesn't matter. He will get better. He will finish the season at .300-something. Ichiro is a genius.
Akinori Otsuka
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James M. Barrie,
What is genius?- It is the power to be a boy again at will
James M. Barrie,
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If you stick with a vision, it might not all work, but some of it will be absolute genius. To me, 15 minutes worth of absolute genius in a film is so much better than two hours of mediocrity. I would rather pay to see something different like that.
Kim Cattrall
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One of the satisfactions of a genius is his will-power and obstinacy.
Man Ray
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I am a genius who has written poems that will survive with the best of Shakespeare, Wordsworth and Keats.
Irving Layton
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Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius.
Fulton Sheen
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Man is a genius when he is dreaming.
Akira Kurosawa
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Havelock Ellis
Every man of genius sees the world at a different angle from his fellows, and there is his tragedy
Havelock Ellis
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Albert Camus
I don't want to be a genius - I have enough problems just trying to be a man
Albert Camus
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David Letterman
There is no off position on the genius switch.
David Letterman
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Yogi Berra
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Yogi Berra
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Almost all the noblest things that have been achieved in the world, have been achieved by poor men; poor scholars, poor professional men, poor artisans and artists, poor philosophers, poets, and men of genius.
Albert Pike
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James Joyce
Saying that a great genius is mad, while at the same time recognizing his artistic worth, is like saying that he had rheumatism or suffered from diabetes. Madness, in fact, is a medical term that can claim no more notice from the objective critic than he grants the charge of heresy raised by the theologian, or the charge of immorality raised by the police.
James Joyce
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Adlai Stevenson has a genius for saying the right thing, at the right time, to the wrong people.
Joe Lewis
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Alexander Hamilton
Men give me credit for some genius. All the genius I have is this. When I have a subject in mind. I study it profoundly. Day and night it is before me. My mind becomes pervaded with it... the effort which I have made is what people are pleased to call the fruit of genius. It is the fruit of labor and thought.
Alexander Hamilton
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Leonardo da Vinci
Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.
Leonardo da Vinci
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