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|Generosity GENIUS Generosity is catching: : and if so many escape it, it is |
somewhat for the same reason that ... Lavater, 10 Genius begins great works,
labour alone finishes them. Joubcrt. ... Genius is nothing but a great capacity for
|Genius unexerted is no more genius than a bushel of acorns is a forest of oaks. - |
Beecher, Henry Ward Men of genius are not quick judges of character. ...
Browning, Elizabeth Barrett Genius is nothing but a great capacity for patience. -
|Old proverb “A single arrow is easily broken, but not ten in a bundle.” — |
Japanese proverb ... Carlyle “Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience.
... John Dryden “Genius at first is little more than a great capacity for receiving
|We can, in- ileed, discern nothing in the human mind, distinct from the effects of |
education, but a capacity to receive instruction — a ... If this position is not true, in
its full extent — if 'the attention and patience of ati age would invent nothing, niili.
iut a peculiar disposition of the organs of sense 'tula native ncu ... notsome
mixture of folly, perhaps also there is no great folly without some mixture of
|Five Millennia of Prescriptions for Spiritual Healing Larry Chang. Genius is |
nothing but a great aptitude for patience. ~ George-Louis de Buffon, 1707-1788 ~
Hérault de Séchelles, voyage à Montbard, 1803 Patience is bitter but its fruit is
|We can, indeed, discern nothing in (he human mind, distinct from the effects of |
education, but a capacity to receive instruction — a faculty ... If this position is not
true, in its full extent — if the attention and patience of an age would invent
nothing, without a peculiar ... If, as Seneca says, there is no great genius without
some mixture of folly, perhaps also there is no great folly without some mixture of
|From a choleric man withdraw a little, from him that says nothing, for ever. (G. H.) |
From ... Economy is a great revenue. Fruit is seed. ... Fury wasteth as patience
lasteth. Gadding ... 722 ; also Carlyle, " Genius, which means transcendent
capacity for tn ki n^ trouble. ") There arc ... Genius is nothing but labour and
|Genius is only protracted patience. Buffon. Genius is ... Genius is a capacity for |
taking trouble. ... There is no great genius free from some tincture of madness.
Seneca ... I know no such thing as genius ; genius is nothing but labor and
|One of the greatest differences between a philosopher and an artistic genius is, |
that the chief ideas of the former are ... The human mind is limited in capacity, and
the minds of great men, being continually occupied by great ideas, are ... Cuvier
stated : " In the exact sciences at least it is the patience of a sound intellect, when
invincible, which truly constitutes genius. ... Helvetius said : " Genius is nothing
but a continued attention " ; and Lord Chesterfield remarked that " the power of ...
|E.G. Wells "Genius is nothing but a great aptitude for patience. ... They |
recognized that I possess the capacity to worry over the trivial, to become stuck
with the insignificant, to oscillate between "a low" and "a high" within a matter of