Saturday, December 09, 2006

Quote of the Day: Genius and Mediocrity

"Jealousy is the tribute mediocrity pays to genius."
--Fulton J. Sheen

1 comment:

Foobarista said...

There are plenty of geniuses who are fanatically jealous of each other for various odd and silly reasons. Just take a walk through any academic department...

I think part of operating at that level is that everything is heightened, including normal human tendencies to pettiness...