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Genius is entitled to respect only when it promotes the peace and improves the happiness of mankind.
– Lord Essex
Genius is essentially creative; it bears the stamp of the individual who possesses it.
– Anne Louise Germaine de Staël
Genius is eternal patience.
– Michelangelo
Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience.
– George-Louis Leclerc de Buffon
Genius is nothing but continued attention.
– Claude Adrien Helvetius
Genius is of no country.
– Charles Churchill
Genius is one of the many forms of insanity.
– Cesare Lombroso
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
– Thomas Alva Edison
Genius is only a greater aptitude for patience.
– George-Louis Leclerc de Buffon
Genius is perseverence in disguise.
– Mike Newlin
Genius is present in every age, but the men carrying it within them remain benumbed unless extraordinary events occur to heat up and melt the mass so that it flows forth.
– Denis Diderot
Genius is sorrow's child.
– John Adams
Genius is talent provided with ideals.
– William Somerset Maugham
Genius is the ability to act rightly without precedent -- the power to do the right thing the first time.
– Elbert Hubbard
Genius is the ability to put into effect what is in your mind.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald
Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
– F Scott
Genius may have its limitations, but stupidity is not thus handicapped.
– Elbert Hubbard
Genius means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.
– William James
Genius might be described as a supreme capacity for getting its possessors into trouble of all kinds.
– Samuel Butler
Genius might well be defined as the ability to makes a platitude sound as though it were an original remark.
– L. B. Walton
Genius tries to conquer the world with art, with songs, with words; stupid tries to conquer it with sword, with guns, with arrows!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
Genius unexerted is no more genius than a bushel of acorns is a forest of oaks.
– Henry Ward Beecher
Genius will live and thrive without training, but it does not the less reward the watering pot and the pruning knife.
– Margaret Fuller
Genius without education is like silver in the mine.
– Benjamin Franklin
Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it may serve to cast a gleam of light on those that are without, while the inhabitant sits in darkness.
– Hannah More

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