I’m very proud of Seungri. I worked over a year for my album, but one day YG told Seungri to make an album and he made one in just 2 weeks. Ah, maybe 3 weeks. He’s a true genius. I’m jealous of his propulsion.— G-Dragon
Famous True Genius quotations
A true leader has the confidence to stand alone, the courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others.
Health, wealth, beauty, and genius are not created;
they are only manifested by the arrangement of your mind-that is, by your concept of yourself, and your concept of yourself is all that you accept and consent to as true.
True genius, in strategy or anywhere, lies in self-control, self-mastery, presence of mind, fluidity of thought.
You will continue to suffer if you have an emotional reaction to everything that is said to you. True power is sitting back and observing everything with logic. If words control your that means everyone can control you. Breathe and allow things to pass.
When a true genius appears, you can know him by this sign: that all the dunces are in a confederacy against him.
Atheism ... that bugbear of women and fools ... is the very top and perfection of free-thinking. It is the grand arcanum to which a true genius naturally riseth, by a certain climax or gradation of thought, and without which he can never possess his soul in absolute liberty and repose.
True education makes for inequality; the inequality of individuality, the inequality of success, the glorious inequality of talent, of genius.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
Does it not appear to you versatility is the true and rare characteristic of that rare thing called genius-versatility and playfulness? In my mind they are both essential.
Every true genius is bound to be naive.
True genius resides in the capacity for evaluation of uncertain, hazardous, and conflicting information.
Knowing others is intelligence, knowing yourself is true wisdom.
To believe your own thought, to believe that what is true for you in your private heart, is true for all men - that is genius... Whoso would be a man must be a nonconformist... What I must do, is all that concerns me; not what the people think... Nothing can bring you peace but yourself; nothing, but the triumph of principles.
All the genius I have lies in this; when I have a subject in hand, I study it profoundly.
Even if we accept, as the basic tenet of true democracy, that one moron is equal to one genius, is it necessary to go a further step and hold that two morons are better than one genius?
Travel and tell no one, live a true love story and tell no one, live happily and tell no one, people ruin beautiful things.
To sentence a man of true genius, to the drudgery of a school is to put a racehorse on a treadmill.
A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.
Peter had a genius for imitation; but he lacked true genius, which is creative and makes all from nothing.
Kindness is not a business. True kindness expects nothing in return and should never act with conditions.
The drafts which true genius draws upon posterity, although they may not always be honored so soon as they are due, are sure to be paid with compound interest in the end.
Most of the things I do are misunderstood.
Hey, after all, being misunderstood is the fate of all true geniuses, is it not?
The true genius of a great manager is his or her ability to individualize.
A great manager is one who understands how to trip each person's trigger.
True love has a habit of coming back.
There are teachers and students with square minds who are by nature meant to undergo the fascination of catagories. For them, 'schools' and 'movements' are everything; by painting a group symbol on the brow of mediocrity, they condone their own incomprehension of true genius.
The true genius shudders at incompleteness - and usually prefers silence to saying something which is not everything it should be.
The creative genius begins in the idle moment, dreaming up the impossible, and later making it come true.
True friendship isn't about being inseparable, it's being separated
If art is not to be life-enhancing, what is it to be? Half the world is feminine - why is there resentment at a female-oriented art? Nobody asks The Tale of Genji to be masculine! Women certainly learn a lot from books oriented toward a masculine world. Why is not the reverse also true? Or are men really so afraid of women's creativity?
These are times in which a genius would wish to live.
It is not in the still calm of life, or the repose of a pacific station, that great characters are formed.
True genius does not fulfill expectations; true genius shatters it.
A genius always presents himself as a fool.
It is the privilege of true genius, And especially genius who opens up a new path, To make great mistakes with impunity
To believe your own thought, to believe that what is true for you in your private heart is true for all men -- that is genius.
An environment of carping and criticism is dangerous to your mental health, whereas those who support and encourage you bring out your true potential and spark your genius.
Be mindful. Be grateful. Be positive. Be true. Be kind.
What is a genius? What is a living legend? What is a megastar? Michael Jackson -- that's all. And when you think you know him, he gives you more. I think he is one of the finest people to hit this planet, and, in my estimation, he is the true King of Pop, Rock and Soul.
In order to share one's true brilliance one initially has to risk looking like a fool: genius is like a wheel that spins so fast, it at first glance appears to be sitting still.
The true genius shudders at incompleteness.
A friend is not a true friend unless he protects his friend in his misfortune, in his absence, and at his death.
In matters of healing the body or the mind, vacation is a true genius!
I have had the great good fortune of working with a true genius of yoga, Karuna Erickson, in developing a new system called Heart Yoga.
The true genius is a mind of large general powers, accidentally determined to some particular direction.
Style is indeed the valet of genius, and an able one too;
but as the true gentleman will appear, even in rags, so true genius will shine, even through the coarsest style.
I like the idea of taking a true classic written by a true genius and essentially destroying it!