Genius Quotes

Genius is the error in the system.
– Paul Klee

Geniuses are like ocean liners: they should never meet.
– Louis Aragon

Genius has to pass over madness and madness over genius
– Salvador Dali

Genius: the superhuman in man.
– Victor Hugo

Genius always finds itself a century too early.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Genius always gives its best at first; prudence, at last.
– Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Genius is an infinite capacity for taking pains.
– Thomas Carlyle

Man is a genius when he is dreaming.
– Akira Kurosawa

Genius is talent set on fire by courage.
– Henry Van Dyke

Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
– F. Scott Fitzgerald

What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
– Henry David Thoreau

Common sense is the genius of humanity.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Genius is initiative on fire.
– Holbrook Jackson

God gives talent. Work transforms talent into genius.
– Anna Pavlova

Genius is eternal patience.
– Michelangelo

Genius is the ability to renew one’s emotions in daily experience.
– Paul Cezanne

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
– Albert Einstein

I am convinced all of humanity is born with more gifts than we know. Most are born geniuses and just get de-geniused rapidly.
– Buckminster Fuller

Eveyone is a genius at least once a year. A real genius has his original ideas closer together.
– George C. Lichtenberg

If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses.
– Johann Wolfgang