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|The well-earned meed of liberal praise deny, And on thy talents gaze with |
dubious eye. Genius is sorrow's child — to want allied — Consoled by glory, and
sustained by pride, To souls sublime her richest wreath she owes, And loyes that
|Quotes. about. Genius. from. QuotationsBook.com. A genius is one who can do |
anything except make a living. - Adams, Joey Lauren Genius is sorrow's child. -
Adams, John It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent
|“Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration.” — |
Thomas Edison ... Georges de Buffon “Genius is sorrow's child. ... Ruskin “Genius
, in truth, means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way.
|For Kierkegaard, 'genius is like a thunderstorm: it rushes against the wind, |
frightens people and cleans the air. The status ... For John Adams 'genius is
sorrow's child', and Browning added: 'Since when has genius been found
|Rather, apparently, she used the money to dull the sorrow. Her hard lesson was |
... But we can buy for only so long before we run out of money and realize that the
sorrow remains. Instead, sorrow ... Genius is sorrow's child. —JOHN ADAMS ...
|Genius is sorrow's child. JoHn AdAms , 1735–1826 There are two paths in life: |
one is the regular one, direct, honest. The other is bad, it leads through death—
that is the way of genius! tHomAs mAnn , 1875–1955, The Magic Mountain (1924
|Genius is sorrow's child. It is weakness rather than wickedness which renders |
men unfit to be trusted with unlimited power. By my physical constitution, I am but
an ordinary man. The times alone have destined me to fame—and even these ...
|This is the story of two adolescent brothers whose father has suddenly died, and of their beautiful and complicated mother, a mother whom the younger son worshipfully imagines as “Our Mother of the Sighs and Heartaches . . .|
|23 A letter from the aged ex-president to Dr. Benjamin Waterhouse, Professor of |
Medicine at Harvard, in 1821, in a playful discussion of genius, remarks of her, "
Mrs. Morton says Genius is Sorrow's Child."20 Adams is here quoting from Mrs.
Adrienne Koch - 1965 - Snippet view
|Genius and Education To Benjamin Waterhouse Montezillo, May 21, 1821 I am |
glad I forgot to return your son's beautiful morsel on Industry with my last letter;
because it furnishes an apology for ... Mrs. Morton says genius is sorrow's child.