Talent

Whether or not you discover your talents and passions is partly a matter of opportunity. If you've never been sailing, or picked up an instrument, or tried to teach or to write fiction, how would you know if you had a talent for these things?

Ken Robinson

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Talent does whatever it wants to do. Genius does only what it can.

Eugene Delacroix

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Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work.

Stephen King

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Give, give, give — what is the point of having experience, knowledge or talent if I don't give it away? Of having stories if I don't tell them to others? Of having wealth if I don't share it? I don't intend to be cremated with any of it! It is in giving that I connect with others, with the world and with the divine.

Isabel Allende

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Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world.

Hillary Clinton

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One thing I've learned is that I'm not the owner of my talent; I'm the manager of it.

Madonna Ciccone

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In the large cities that received new Americans, there flowered a golden age of restaurants, manned by the available talent from abroad and fueled by the restless wealth of the newly rich.

David Joseph Schwartz

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Corruption is a cancer: a cancer that eats away at a citizen's faith in democracy, diminishes the instinct for innovation and creativity; already-tight national budgets, crowding out important national investments. It wastes the talent of entire generations. It scares away investments and jobs.

Joe Biden

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Hard work pays off — hard work beats talent any day, but if you're talented and work hard, it's hard to be beat.

Robert Griffin III

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The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

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Talent — quotes and aphorisms

I was not naturally talented. I didn't sing, dance or act, though working around that minor detail made me inventive.

Steve Martin

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If you've got a talent, protect it.

Jim Carrey

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When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.

Erma Bombeck

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I praise the Lord here today. I know that all my talent and all my ability comes from him, and without him I'm nothing and I thank him for his great blessing.

Ernie Harwell

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Success is what you do with your ability. It's how you use your talent.

George Allen

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Football is football and talent is talent. But the mindset of your team makes all the difference.

Robert Griffin III

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Stupidity is a talent for misconception.

Edgar Allan Poe

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I went further on less talent than anyone, but I was a damned good entertainer.

Jimmy Dean

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A really great talent finds its happiness in execution.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.

Michael Jordan

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