Quotes about genius

I suppose that Paderewski can play superbly, if not quite at his best, while his thoughts wander to the other end of the world, or possibly ...

Minnie Maddern Fiske performing arts genius concentration

I have nothing to declare except my genius. ...

Oscar Wilde genius self-image

The secret of genius is to suffer no fiction to exist for us; to realize all that we know; in the high refinement of modern life, in arts, i ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson genius truth use

Often, while contemplating works of art, not in their easily perceptible materiality, in the too-clear hieroglyphs of their contou rs or the ...

Charles Baudelaire genius art artists

The popular colleges of the United States are turning out more educated people with less originality and fewer geniuses than any o ther coun ...

Caroline Nichols Churchill academia genius creativity

You are to the Nineties what lava lamps were to the Seventies. ...

Robert Altman taste vision genius

So universal and widely related is any transcendent moral greatness, and so nearly identical with greatness everywhere and in ever y age,--a ...

Henry David Thoreau Brown John genius poetry poets

To do easily what is difficult for others is the mark of talent. To do what is impossible for talent is the mark of genius. ...

Henri-Frédéric Amiel genius

We know that the nature of genius is to provide idiots with ideas twenty years later. ...

Louis Aragon genius

There are big men, men of intellect, intellectual men, men of talent and men of action; but the great man is difficult to find, an d it need ...

Margot Asquith genius