|I add this also, that natural ability without education has oftener raised man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
– Marcus Tullius Cicero (106 BC-43 BC)
|It is not the failure of others to appreciate your abilities that should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs.
|Let us not over-strain our abilities, or we shall do nothing with grace. A clown, whatever he may do, will never pass for a gentleman.
– Jean de La Fontaine
|There is something that is much more scarce, something finer far, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
– Elbert Hubbard
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