genius quotes

Genius quotes - Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind. Share

“Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.”

Genius quotes - Genius without education is like silver in the mine. Share

“Genius without education is like silver in the mine.”

Genius quotes - Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring. Share

“Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.”

Genius quotes - Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored. Share

“Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.”

Genius quotes - I do not consider myself a literal genius. Share

“I do not consider myself a literal genius. ”

“Genius is always allowed some leeway, once the hammer has been pried from its hands and the blood has been cleaned up.”

“Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.”

“Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.”

“Genius is one per cent inspiration, ninety-nine per cent perspiration.”

“There was never a genius without a tincture of madness. ”

“There is no great genius without a mixture of madness. ”

Genius quotes - Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - either by themselves or by others. Share

“Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - either by themselves or by others.”

Genius quotes - Genius is born - not paid. Share

“Genius is born - not paid.”

“The public is wonderfully tolerant. It forgives everything except genius.”

“Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.”

Genius quotes - True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information. Share

“True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information. ”

“No one can resist the idea of a crippled genius. ”

“A host is like a general: calamities often reveal his genius. ”

“Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it. ”

“The lucky person passes for a genius.”

“The man of genius is he and he alone who finds such joy in his art that he will work at it come hell or high water.”

“The man whose action habitually bears the stamp of his mind is a genius, but the greatest genius is not always equal to himself, or he would cease to be human.”

“We are all geniuses up to the age of ten.”

“Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.”

“The man who does not know other languages, unless he is a man of genius, necessarily has deficiencies in his ideas. ”

“Genius is a promontory jutting out into the infinite.”

“There is a sacred horror about everything grand. It is easy to admire mediocrity and hills; but whatever is too lofty, a genius as well as a mountain, an assembly as well as a masterpiece, seen too near, is appalling.”

“Genius: the superhuman in man.”

“Taste is the common sense of genius.”

“I've never met a genius. A genius to me is someone who does well at something he hates. Anybody can do well at something he loves - it's just a question of finding the subject. ”