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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 sits in a glass house -- but in an unbreakable one --conceiving ideas. After giving birth, it falls into madness. Stretches out its hand through the window toward the first person happening by. The demon's claw rips, the iron fist grips. Before, you were a model, mocks the ironic voice between serrated teeth, for me, you are raw material to work on. I throw you against the glass wall, so that you remain stuck there, projected and stuck. (Then come the lovers of art and contemplate the bleeding work from outside. Then come the photographers. New art, it says in the newspaper the following day. The learned journals give it a name that ends in ism.)
– Paul Klee
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
Genius without religion is only a lamp on the outer gate of a palace; it may serve to cast a gleam on those that are without while the inhabitant sits in darkness.
– Hannah More
Genius, like truth, has a shabby and neglected mien.
– Edward Dahlberg
Geniuses are the luckiest of mortals because what they must do is the same as what they most want to do.
– Wystan Hugh Auden
Gentility is what is left over from rich ancestors after the money is gone.
– John Ciardi
Gentleman. A man who buys two of the same morning paper from the doorman of his favorite nightclub when he leaves with his girl.
– Marlene Dietrich
Gentlemen prefer bonds.
– Andrew Mellon
Gentlemen, it is better to have died as a small boy than to fumble this football.
– John Heisman
Gentlemen, you are now about to embark on a course of studies which will occupy you for two years. Together, they form a noble adventure. But I would like to remind you of an important point. Nothing that you will learn in the course of your studies will be of the slightest possible use to you in after life, save only this, that if you work hard and intelligently you should be able to detect when a man is talking rot, and that, in my view, is the main, if not the sole, purpose of education.
– John Alexander Smith, Speech to Oxford University students, 1914
Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.
– Phaedrus
Genuine beginnings begin within us, even when they are brought to our attention by external opportunities.
– William Bridges
Genuine goodness is threatening to those at the opposite end of the moral spectrum.
– Charles Spencer
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.
– T. S. Eliot
Genuine success is a valuable thing and like every other valuable thing it has a price tag. To be precise, genuine success has a price tag of hardwork, persistence and perseverance. Yes of course, nothing of value is free including genuine success. Therefore, work hard, persist and persevere all through. Even if/when it seems there is no headway at all. For, sooner or later genuine success will become your fate.
– Emeasoba George
Genuine success is never meant to come to you on a platter of gold/silver. Yes, you ought to either create it yourself, work it out yourself, go for it proactively/courageously/unyieldingly or you associate with those who are already successful and who are willing to act as catalysts towards the actualization/realization of your own prospective genuine success.
– Emeasoba George
Genuine success is never meant to come to you or anyone else on a platter of gold or silver. Yes! you ought to either create it yourself, work it out yourself, go for it proactively, courageously and unyieldingly or you associate with those who are already successful and who are willing to act as catalysts towards the actualization or realization of your own prospective genuine success.
– Emeasoba George
Genuinely skillful use of obscenities is uniformly absent on the Internet.
– Karl Kleinpaste

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