I am incapable of mediocrity.
When it comes down to it, though, the real decision is inevitable: If one of us has to be destroyed, let’s make damn sure we’re the ones alive at the end.
Great minds that are healthy are never considered geniuses, while this sublime qualification is lavished on brains that are often inferior but are slightly touched by madness.
It takes a lot of time to be a genius. You have to sit around so much, doing nothing, really doing nothing.
It is impossible for a dove to catch a swallow, for a clever man to catch a genius.
Geniuses are always marginalized to one degree or another. Someone wholly invested in the status quo is unlikely to disrupt it.
Life is a very brief candle especially when you burn it at both ends
Some people today are wandering generalities instead of meaningful specifics because they have failed to discover and mine the wealth of potentials in them.
What is Genius?- To aspire to a lofty aim and to will the means to that aim.