When human power becomes so great and original that we can account for it only as a kind of divine imagination, we call it genius
Quote by William Crashaw
Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impossible for others is...
Men of genius are meteors intended to burn to light their century.
Talent is a flame, but genius is a fire.
All genuine progress results from finding new facts
Ridicule is the Burden of Genius.
Geniuses are the luckiest of mortals because what they must do is the same as...
True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.
If we wish to know the force of human genius, we should read Shakespeare. If...
Highly developed spirits often encounter resistance from mediocre minds.
The genius of our institutions is democratic - baseball is a democratic game.
What is genius, anyway, if it isn't the ability to give an adequate response to...
The only difference between a genius and one of common capacity is that the former...
The true genius shudders at incompleteness - and usually prefers silence to saying something which...
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
The word genius was whispered into my ear, the first thing I ever heard, while...
I don't want to be a genius - I have enough problems just trying to...
Common sense is instinct. Enough of it is genius.
Genius can do much, but even genius falls short of the actuality of a single...
Imagination governs the world.
Everything you can imagine is real.