A popular author is one who writes what the people think. Genius invites them to think something else.
Genius is nothing more nor less than doing well what anyone can do badly.
Mediocrity is always in a rush; but whatever is worth doing at all is worth doing with consideration. For genius is nothing more nor less than doing well what anyone can do badly.
Man as an individual is a genius. But men in the mass form the headless monster, a great, brutish idiot that goes where prodded.
He attacked everything in life with a mix of extraordinary genius and naive incompetence, and it was often difficult to tell which was which
Almost everyone is born a genius and buried an idiot.
I'm a genius but nobody knows it but me.
Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impossible for talent is genius.
Henri Federic Amiel
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.
Honore de Balzac
Poverty is the stepmother of genius.
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