Popular Quotes and Sayings about Talent

Natural ability without education has more often attained to glory and virtue than education without natural ability. ~Cicero

Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow the talent to the dark place where it leads. ~Erica Jong

Put yourself on view. This brings your talents to light. ~Baltasar Gracian

Anyone can revolt. It is more difficult silently to obey our own inner promptings, and to spend our lives finding sincere and fitting means of expression for our temperament and our gifts. ~Georges Rouault

Whatever you are by nature, keep to it; never desert your line of talent. Be what nature intended you for and you will succeed. ~Sydney Smith

Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire called conscience. ~George Washington

You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through. ~Rosalynn Carter

If you treat people right they will treat you right - ninety percent of the time. ~Franklin D. Roosevelt

Use what talents you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. ~Henry Van Dyke

Toil to make yourself remarkable by some talent or other. ~Seneca

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Go to your bosom; Knock there, and ask your heart what it doth know. ~William Shakespeare

To accomplish our destiny it is not enough to merely guard prudently against road accidents. We must also cover before nightfall the distance assigned to each of us. ~Alexis Carrel