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It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women.
Louisa May Alcott
Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.
George Bernard Shaw
Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm.
This is the nature of genius, to be able to grasp the knowable even when no one else recognizes that it is present.
Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.
Genius, by its very intensity, decrees a special path of fire for its vivid power.
If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
No institution can possibly survive if it needs geniuses or supermen to manage it. It must be organized in such a way as to be able to get along under a leadership composed of average human beings.
Peter F. Drucker
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage - to move in the opposite direction.
What is genius but the power of expressing a new individuality?
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
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True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.
Conceit spoils the finest genius. There is not much danger that real talent or goodness will be overlooked long; even if it is, the consciousness of possessing and using it well should satisfy one, and the great charm of all power is modesty.
Louisa May Alcott
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Put your talent into your work, but your genius into your life.
I am convinced all of humanity is born with more gifts than we know. Most are born geniuses and just get de-geniused rapidly.
Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan 'Press On' has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.
Wisdom of Einstein
True genius sees with the eyes of a child and thinks with the brain of a genie.
Puzant Kevork Thomajan
Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius-and a lot of courage-to move in the opposite direction.