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Quotation by Ezra Pound
Genius ... is the capacity to see ten things where the ordinary man sees one, and where the man of talent sees two or three, plus the ability to register that multiple perception in the material of his art.
Ezra Pound (1885–1972), U.S. poet, critic. Jefferson and/or Mussolini, Liveright (1935).
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