Quotation Explorer - 'Geniuses'

Geniuses and supergeniuses always make their own rules about sex as on everything else; they do not accept the monkey customs of their lessers. - Robert A. Heinlein
How many geniuses die undiscovered, not only by others but, more sadly, by themselves? - Joyce Wycoff
The major work of the world is not done by geniuses. It is done by ordinary people, with balance in their lives, who have learned to work in an extraordinary manner. - Gordon B. Hinckley
But the fact that some geniuses were laughed at does not imply that all who are laughed at are geniuses. They laughed at Columbus, they laughed at Fulton, they laughed at the Wright brothers. But they also laughed at Bozo the Clown. - Carl Sagan
Our observation of nature must be diligent, our reflection profound, and our experiments exact. We rarely see these three means combined; and for this reason, creative geniuses are not common. - Denis Diderot
Not only must the most privileged feel they are brothers and sisters of the most destitute, but the most destitute must feel as well that something within them makes them equal to the greatest sages and geniuses. - Omraam Mikhaël Aïvanhov
Real geniuses would like that what we think of ourselves is true. - Dejan Stojanovic
Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered -- either by themselves or by others. - Unknown
What the world needs is more geniuses with humility, there are so few of us left. - Oscar Levant
If children grew up according to early indications, we should have nothing but geniuses. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
All the geniuses and greats are really just nerds with experience. - A.D. Posey
Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together. - Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - either by themselves or by others. - Mark Twain
Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered either by themselves or by others. But for the Civil War, Lincoln and Grant and Sherman and Sheridan would not have been discovered, nor have risen into notice. - Mark Twain
Colleges hate geniuses, just as convents hate saints. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
He wastes his time over his writing, trying to accomplish what geniuses and rare men with college educations sometimes accomplish. - Jack London
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