A man of genius has a right to any mode of expression.
The genius of the United States is not best or most in its executives or legislatures, nor in its ambassadors or authors or colleges, or churches, or parlors, nor even in its newspapers or inventors, but always most in the common people.
People of humor are always in some degree people of genius.
Dali is like a man who hesitates between talent and genius, or, as one might once have said, between vice and virtue.
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
And we owe science to the combined energies of individual men of genius, rather than to any tendency to progress inherent in civilization.
Genius is the recovery of childhood at will.
Genius is talent set on fire by courage.
Susceptibility to the highest forces is the highest genius.
It seldom happens that a premature shoot of genius ever arrives at maturity.