Posts Tagged ‘talent’

Genius Talent

Posted: December 15, 2019 in Thought for the Day
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“Talent does what it can; genius does what it must.” -Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton

“I learned this from my father. Work harder than anyone around you then you will be successful. I’ve worked harder than almost anybody,” he said. “I am a clear example of mediocre talent, incredible work ethic, success.” -T.J. Miller

“If you have ever made any valuable discoveries, it has been owing more to patient attention than to any other talent.” -Isaac Newton

Ignite Talent

Posted: February 11, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“Talent is the ignition in the car.  Many people have talent.  Many people never turn on the car.  Many people never drive the car to get to their destination.” -James Altucher

“Talent is like electricity.  We don’t understand electricity.  We use it.” -Maya Angelou

“To be a great leader, you need to understand how to promote individual talents.  Don’t just focus on the team, or you may find yourself leading an army of mediocre yes-men.” -Mark Ford

Do It Well

Posted: November 18, 2013 in Thought for the Day
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“The talent of success is nothing more than doing what you can do well and doing well whatever you do without thought of fame.” –Henry Wadsworth Longfellow