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Eugene Delacroix

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Biography - Eugene Delacroix:

French painter .
Born: 1798 - Died: 1863
Period:
19th century
18th century
Place of birth: France
France

What moves those of genius, what inspires their work is not new ideas, but their obsession with the idea that what has already been said is still not enough.




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Nothing is more dangerous than an idea, when it's the only one we have.
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The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.
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There is something real in ideas, through which the true are distinguished from the false.
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An idea is a meteor.
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Where does this idea come from? It is like a pair of glasses on our nose through which we see whatever we look at. It never occurs to us to take them off.
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The idea of the future, pregnant with an infinity of possibilities, is thus more fruitful than the future itself, and this is why we find more charm in hope than in possession, in dreams than in reality.
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Quotes for: genius


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Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
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Ignorance is not lack of intelligence, nor knowledge a proof of genius.
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Good sense and genius beget esteem and regard: Wit and humour excite love and affection.
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Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
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In fact, every child is to a certain extent a genius, and every genius to a certain extent a child.
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The first and last thing required of genius is love of truth.
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The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
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