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Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Since when was genius found respectable?
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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Elizabeth Bowen
The charm, one might say the genius of memory, is that it is choosy, chancy, and temperamental: it rejects the edifying cathedral and indelibly photographs the small boy outside, chewing a hunk of melon in the dust
Elizabeth Bowen
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Shawn was one of those genius, madness people. ... But my fondest memory of him is his laugh. He was a lover of things, not a hater, ... He associated music with happiness. In every other part of his life, there was tragedy.
Bill Oliver
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It doesn't take a marketing genius in this part of the county to see there's a demand.
Doug Miller
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He's a genius in marketing.
Thierry Breton
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I'm probably the only guy who worked for Stengel before and after he was a genius.
Warren Spahn
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H. Auden
Geniuses are the luckiest of mortals because what they must do is the same as what they most want to do.
H. Auden
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Oscar Wilde
From the point of view of literature Mr. Kipling is a genius who drops his aspirates. From the point of view of life, he is a reporter who knows vulgarity better than any one has ever known it.
Oscar Wilde
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Who shall say I am notthe happy genius of my household?
William Williams
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William Cowper
Manner is all in all whatever is writ, the substitute for genius sense and wit
William Cowper
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Samuel Johnson
No greater felicity can genius attain than that of having purified intellectual pleasure, separated mirth from indecency, and wit from licentiousness
Samuel Johnson
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David Ogilvy
First, make yourself a reputation for being a creative genius. Second, surround yourself with partners who are better than you are. Third, leave them go get on with it.
David Ogilvy
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I rather like my reputation, actually, that of a spoiled genius from the Welsh gutter, a drunk, a womanizer; it's rather an attractive image.
Richard Burton
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Stoops' reputation was reduced from 'pure genius' to 'smarter than Barry Switzer but not nearly as smarmy.'
Reggie Hayes
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Jimi's fan base is one thing only it's about his genius as guitarist, musician and performer. All the work needed to solidify the fan base was accomplished in 1970 when he was alive, creating, and creative. Nothing magical about Janie Hendrix adds to that legacy.
David Osgood
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Matt and I are more intense, Ramin is the calm, collected one, the technical and graphic genius. All of us are entrepreneurial and work great together. We each offer something different and important to the task at hand. We have been able to utilize technology to make a virtual work force - Ramin works and lives in Ottawa.
David Power
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Marcus Garvey
God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement.
Marcus Garvey
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Oscar Levant
What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left
Oscar Levant
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Learning is the ally, not the adversary of genius . . . he who reads in a proper spirit, can scarcely read too much.
William Godwin
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Oliver Goldsmith
Let schoolmasters puzzle their brain, With grammar, and nonsense, and learning; Good liquor, I stoutly maintain, Gives genius a better discerning
Oliver Goldsmith
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Men of genius are not to be analyzed by commonplace rules. The rest of us who have been or are leaders, more commonplace in our quality, will do well to remember two things. One is never to forget posterity when devising a policy. The other is never to think of posterity when making a speech.
Robert Menzies
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William Hazlitt
Men of genius do not excel in any profession because they labor in it, but they labor in it because they excel
William Hazlitt
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William Hazlitt
The definition of genius is that it acts unconsciously; and those who have produced immortal works, have done so without knowing how or why. The greatest power operates unseen.
William Hazlitt
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Woodrow Wilson
Genius is divine perseverance. Genius I cannot claim nor even extra brightness but perseverance all can have.
Woodrow Wilson
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It is the curse of talent that, although it labors with greater steadiness and perseverance than genius, it does not reach its goal, while genius already on the summit of the ideal, gazes laughingly about.
Robert Schumann
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Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man of genius is privileged only as far as he is genius. His dullness is as insupportable as any other dullness.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Genius is immediate, but talent takes time.
Janet Flanner
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Genius and virtue are to be more often found clothed in gray than in peacock bright.
Van Brooks
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Real genius is nothing else but the supernatural virtue of humility in the domain of thought.
Simone Weil
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There are plenty of clever young writers. But there is too much genius, not enough talent.
B. Priestley
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