A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage
Quote by Sir Philip Sidney
The trouble with cats is that they've got no tact.
Each excellent thing, once learned, serves for a measure of all other knowledge
The observances of the church concerning feasts and fasts are tolerably well kept, since the...
It is great happiness to be praised by them who are most praiseworthy.
If you neglect your work, you will dislike it; if you do it well, you...
In forming a judgment, lay your hearts void of foretoken opinions; else, whatsoever is done...
They are never alone that are accompanied with noble thoughts.
Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.
Make no display of your talents or attainments; for every one will clearly see, admire,...
Talent is that which is in a man's power; genius is that in whose power...
I distrust the incommunicable; it is the source of all violence
Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some...
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
I do not want to die...until I have faithfully made the most of my talent...
The luck of having talent is not enough; one must also have a talent for...
Those who are blessed with the most talent don't necessarily outperform everyone else. It's the...
I have no trouble with y enemies. But my god damn friends... they are the...
I have no particular talent. I am merely inquisitive.
For every talent that poverty has stimulated it has blighted a hundred.
The most valuable of all talents is never using two words when one will do.