The function of genius is not to give new answers, but to pose new questions - which time and mediocrity can solve.
Quote by Hugh Trevor-Roper
The function of a genius is not to give new answers, but to pose new...
Genius is independent of situation.
Poverty is the step-mother of genius
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
He who would acquire fame must not show himself afraid of censure. The dread of...
Genius can do much, but even genius falls short of the actuality of a single...
Common sense is genius in homespun.
Eveyone is a genius at least once a year. A real genius has his original...
There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
Common sense is genius dressed in its working clothes.
The truly generous is the truly wise, and he who loves not others, lives unblest
Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
Mediocrity is self-inflicted. Genius is self-bestowed.
Genius does what it must, and talent does what it can.
Genius goes around the world in its youth incessantly apologizing for having large feet. What...
I don't want to be a genius - I have enough problems just trying to...
Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it...
The principle mark of genius is not perfection but originality, the opening of new frontiers.
Genius can probably run on ahead and seek out new ways; but the good artists...