Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads.
Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character.
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.
There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of the people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power.
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself, but talent instantly recognizes genius.
A talent somewhat above mediocrity, shrewd and not too sensitive, is more likely to rise in the world than genius.
Those that don't got it, can't show it. Those that got it, can't hide it.
Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off.
Talent is always conscious of its own abundance, and does not object to sharing.
Talent for talent's sake is a bauble and a show. Talent working with joy in the cause of universal truth lifts the possessor to new power as a benefactor.
It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women.
If you've got a talent, protect it.
Art depends on luck and talent.
Celebrity is the chastisement of merit and the punishment of talent.
Things happen to you out of luck, and if you get to stick around it's because you're talented.
Only the really plain people know about love - the very fascinating ones try so hard to create an impression that they soon exhaust their talents.
We believe that if men have the talent to invent new machines that put men out of work, they have the talent to put those men back to work.
Timing and arrogance are decisive factors in the successful use of talent.
I have feelings too. I am still human. All I want is to be loved, for myself and for my talent.
A book is never a masterpiece: it becomes one. Genius is the talent of a dead man.
With people of limited ability modesty is merely honesty. But with those who possess great talent it is hypocrisy.
My main job was developing talent. I was a gardener providing water and other nourishment to our top 750 people. Of course, I had to pull out some weeds, too.
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