Most geniuses are just talented people who get up really early in the morning.
Quote by Joel Achenbach
Genius is the talent of a person who is dead.
Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impossible for others is...
Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.
Genius is always allowed some leeway, once the hammer has been pried from its hands...
There is no work of genius which has not been the delight of mankind, no...
Talent works, genius creates.
You would think with all the genius and the brilliance of these times, we might...
Genius is nothing but a greater aptitude for patience
Better beware of notions like genius and inspiration; they are a sort of magic wand...
Common sense is genius in homespun.
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius...
Innocence in genius, and candor in power, are both noble qualities.
Genius may conceive but patient labor must consummate
Highly developed spirits often encounter resistance from mediocre minds.
The principal mark of genius is not perfection, but originality.
Genius is entitled to respect only when it promotes the peace and improves the happiness...
I can't tell you if genius is hereditary, because heaven has granted me no offspring.
Genius attracts more hate than love and more disrespect than respect; at least for the...