Dependability is more important than talent. Dependability is a talent, and it is a talent all can have. It makes no difference how much ability we possess if we are not responsible and dependable. Floy L. Bennett
Talent is cheap; dedication is expensive. It will cost you your life. Irving Stone
Talent is like a little seed; when nurtured, it will flourish. Matshona Dhliwayo
Every human being has his/her unique potential that is irreplaceable. Aniekee Tochukwu
It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help. Judith Martin There may not be a better feeling then when someone compliments you, when they go out of their way to say something positive or point out a good quality you possess. It is powerful and a great feeling. Find … Continue reading Judith Martin – Others Discover Good Qualities
Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard. Tim Notke
If a man has a talent and cannot use it, he has failed. If he has talent and uses half of it, he has partly failed. If he has talent and learns somehow to use the whole of it, he has gloriously succeeded, and won a satisfaction and a triumph few men ever know. Thomas … Continue reading Thomas Wolfe Quote On Using Talent
Talent without skill is like a desert without an oasis. Arabian Proverb
Shall I tell you a secret of a true scholar? It is this: every man I meet is my master in some point and in that I learn from him. Ralph Waldo Emerson
What you lack in talent can be made up with desire, hustle, and giving 110 percent all the time.
There may be people that have more talent than you, but there’s no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do.
As artists, we do the work that we do. Receiving an award or not receiving an award in no way diminishes one's talent or value. Phylicia Rashad
No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist. Oscar Wilde
Worried about being a dull fellow? You might develop your talent for being irritating. Mason Cooley
In the absence of willpower the most complete collection of virtues and talents is wholly worthless.