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Top 50 Talent Quotes to Inspire Success (ENRICH)

Top 10 Most Famous Quotes on Talent (BEST)

“Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.”

Calvin Coolidge
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself; but talent instantly recognizes genius. ― Arthur Conan Doyle
Mediocrity knows nothing higher than itself; but talent instantly recognizes genius. ― Arthur Conan Doyle
Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. - Leo Buscaglia
Your talent is God’s gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. – Leo Buscaglia
The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it. ― Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see. ― Arthur Schopenhauer
Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits a target no one else can see. ― Arthur Schopenhauer
Everyone has talent. What's rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads. ― Erica Jong
Everyone has talent. What’s rare is the courage to follow it to the dark places where it leads. ― Erica Jong
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
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
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. ― Stephen King
Talent is cheaper than table salt. What separates the talented individual from the successful one is a lot of hard work. ― Stephen King
Hide not your talents, they for use were made, What's a sundial in the shade? ― Benjamin Franklin
Hide not your talents, they for use were made, What’s a sundial in the shade? ― Benjamin Franklin
I told her once I wasn’t good at anything. She told me survival is a talent. ― Susanna Kaysen
I told her once I wasn’t good at anything. She told me survival is a talent. ― Susanna Kaysen

14 Inspirational Quotes on Talent to Empower You

“Everyone has a purpose in life and a unique talent to give to others. And when we blend this unique talent with service to others, we experience the ecstasy and exultation of own spirit, which is the ultimate goal of all goals.”

Kallam Anji Reddy
Genius is the gold in the mine; talent is the miner that works and brings it out. - Marguerite Blessington
Genius is the gold in the mine; talent is the miner that works and brings it out. – Marguerite Blessington
I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability, or skill that he can mine to support himself and to succeed in life. - Dean Koontz
I really believe that everyone has a talent, ability, or skill that he can mine to support himself and to succeed in life. – Dean Koontz
Talent is like electricity. We don’t understand electricity. We use it. - Maya Angelou
Talent is like electricity. We don’t understand electricity. We use it. – Maya Angelou
Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world. - Hillary Clinton
Women are the largest untapped reservoir of talent in the world. – Hillary Clinton
Talent is a dull knife that will cut nothing unless it is wielded with great force. - Stephen King
Talent is a dull knife that will cut nothing unless it is wielded with great force. – Stephen King
Everybody is talented because everybody who is human has something to express. ― Brenda Ueland
Everybody is talented because everybody who is human has something to express. ― Brenda Ueland
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it. ― Pope John Paul II
Artistic talent is a gift from God and whoever discovers it in himself has a certain obligation: to know that he cannot waste this talent, but must develop it. ― Pope John Paul II
Talent is given by God but you should respect it by doing good work. - Johnny Lever
Talent is given by God but you should respect it by doing good work. – Johnny Lever
There may be people who have more talent than you, but there's no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do - and I believe that. - Derek Jeter
There may be people who have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do – and I believe that. – Derek Jeter
What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle and giving 110 percent all the time. - Don Zimmer
What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle and giving 110 percent all the time. – Don Zimmer
You just have to find that thing that's special about you that distinguishes you from all the others, and through true talent, hard work, and passion, anything can happen. - Dr. Dre
You just have to find that thing that’s special about you that distinguishes you from all the others, and through true talent, hard work, and passion, anything can happen. – Dr. Dre
You can have all the talent in the world, but without determination, you won't get very far. - Malorie Blackman
You can have all the talent in the world, but without determination, you won’t get very far. – Malorie Blackman
This is how I define talent; it is a gift that God has given us in secret, which we reveal without knowing it. - Montesquieu
This is how I define talent; it is a gift that God has given us in secret, which we reveal without knowing it. – Montesquieu

18 Uplifting Quotes on Talent That Will Make You Think

If you ever find that you're the most talented person in the room, you need to find another room. - Austin Kleon
If you ever find that you’re the most talented person in the room, you need to find another room. – Austin Kleon
The sign of a good society is where talent is respected. - Irrfan Khan
The sign of a good society is where talent is respected. – Irrfan Khan
True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents. - John W. Gardner
True happiness involves the full use of one’s power and talents. – John W. Gardner
Talent is a gift, but character is a choice. ― John C. Maxwell
Talent is a gift, but character is a choice. ― John C. Maxwell
Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. - Robert Half
Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. – Robert Half
However you make your living is where your talent lies. - Ernest Hemingway
However you make your living is where your talent lies. – Ernest Hemingway
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it. ― Lou Holtz
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it. ― Lou Holtz
Talent is cheap; dedication is expensive. It will cost you your life. ― Irving Stone
Talent is cheap; dedication is expensive. It will cost you your life. ― Irving Stone
No one respects a talent that is concealed. - Desiderius Erasmus
No one respects a talent that is concealed. – Desiderius Erasmus
Never confuse the size of your paycheck with the size of your talent. - Marlon Brando
Never confuse the size of your paycheck with the size of your talent. – Marlon Brando
I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious. - Albert Einstein
I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious. – Albert Einstein
The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. - Albert Einstein
The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. – Albert Einstein
Those who are blessed with the most talent don’t necessarily outperform everyone else. It’s the people with follow-through who excel. - Mary Kay Ash
Those who are blessed with the most talent don’t necessarily outperform everyone else. It’s the people with follow-through who excel. – Mary Kay Ash
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage. Every day sends to their graves obscure men whose timidity prevented them from making a first effort. - Sydney Smith
A great deal of talent is lost to the world for want of a little courage. Every day sends to their graves obscure men whose timidity prevented them from making a first effort. – Sydney Smith
More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent. - Billy Sunday
More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent. – Billy Sunday
Use what talent you possess the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best. - Henry Van Dyke
Use what talent you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best. – Henry Van Dyke
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power. - Honore de Balzac
There is no such thing as a great talent without great will power. – Honore de Balzac
Everybody has talent, it's just a matter of moving around until you've discovered what it is. - George Lucas
Everybody has talent, it’s just a matter of moving around until you’ve discovered what it is. – George Lucas

8 Talent Quotes by Famous Sportspeople

“It’s not all about talent. It’s about dependability, consistency, and being able to improve. If you work hard and you’re coachable, and you understand what you need to do, you can improve.”

Bill Belichick
Football is football and talent is talent. But the mindset of your team makes all the difference. - Robert Griffin III
Football is football and talent is talent. But the mindset of your team makes all the difference. – Robert Griffin III
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. - Michael Jordan
Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships. – Michael Jordan
Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. ― Kevin Durant
Hard work beats talent when talent fails to work hard. ― Kevin Durant
Talent without working hard is nothing. - Cristiano Ronaldo
Talent without working hard is nothing. – Cristiano Ronaldo
Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character. - John Wooden
Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character. – John Wooden
Talent is God-given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful. - John Wooden
Talent is God-given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful. – John Wooden

“A lot of times I find that people who are blessed with the most talent don’t ever develop that attitude, and the ones who aren’t blessed in that way are the most competitive and have the biggest heart.”

Tom Brady

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