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  • Genius... an infinite capacity for taking pains. - Jane Ellice Hopkins 
  • Genius is an infinite capacity for giving pains. - Don Herold 
  • Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - either by themselves or by others. - Mark Twain 
  • Coffee is good for talent, but genius wants prayer. - Ralph Waldo Emerson 
  • The definition of genius is that it acts unconsciously; and those who have produced immortal works have done so without knowing how or why. - William Hazlitt 
  • Everyone is a genius at least one a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together. - Geirg Christoph Lichtenberg 
  • I have put my genius into my life; I have put only my talent into works. - Oscar Wilde 
  • Genius prepares with difficulty and executes with ease. - Anon 
  • Towering genius disdains a beaten oath. It seek regions hitherto unexplored. Abraham Lincoln 
  • The world is always ready to receive talent with open arms. Very often it does not know what to do with genius. - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. 
  • Genius without education is like Silver in the Mine. - Benjamin Franklin 
  • Genius is but a greater aptitude for patience. - George Buffon 
  • Genius is the ability to put into effect what is in your mind. - F. Scott Fitzgerald 
  • Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best. Genius must always have lapses proportionate to its triumphs. - Max Beerbohm 
  • Genius is more often found in the cracked pot than in a whole one. - E.B. White 
  • But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright Brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown. - Carl Sagan 
  • I am still learning. - Michelangelo 
  • Genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration. - Thomas Edison 
  • A person of genius should marry a person of character. Genius does not herd with genius. - Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr
  • Genius defies all anticipation. - Henri Bergson 
  • Genius is the capacity to see ten things where the ordinary man sees one, and the man of talent see two or three, plus the ability to register that multiple perception in the material of his art. - Ezra Pound 
  • Constant effort and frequent mistakes are the stepping stones of genius. - Elbert Hubbard 
  • There are have been only two authentic geniuses in the world. Willie Mays and Willie Shakespeare. - Tallulah Bankhead 
  • The first and last thing required of genius is the love of the truth. - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe 
  • Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius. - Arthur Conan Doyle 
  • An improper mind is perpetual feast. - Logan Pearsall Smith 
  • The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius. - Oscar Wilde 
  • One is not born a genius: one becomes a genius. - Simone de Beauvoir 
  • Genius does what it must, and Talent does what it can. - Edward Robert Bulwer-Lytton 
  • Genius sharpens itself on the whetstone of struggle. - Anon 
  • No great genius has ever been without some madness. Aristotle 
  • Genius Always finds itself a century too early. - Ralph Waldo Emerson 
  • The concept of genius as akin to madness has been carefully fostered by inferiority complex of the public. - Ezra Pound 
  • Talent is that which is in a man's power; genius is that in whose power a man is. - James Russell Lowell 
  • You cannot create genius. All you can do is to nurture it. - Ninette de Valois 
  • It takes a lot of time to be genius, you have to sit around so much doing nothing, really doing nothing. - Gertrude Stein 
  • What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left. - Oscar Levant