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Tony Stark in 'Iron Man' helped wider audiences finally embrace the enormous talent of Robert Downey Jr.
Talent is a gift which God has given us secretly, and which we reveal without perceiving it.
Charles de Montesquieu
Just as the performance of the vilest and most wicked deeds requires spirit and talent, so even the greatest demand a certain insensitivity which under other circumstances we would call stupidity.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
It destroys the soul to hear that you're all hype, that you have no talent, and that your whole career has been contrived.
It's talent. Either you got it or you ain't.
I'd love to be an artist always, but if no one wants me, I'd love to write songs for other people, be a manager, nurture new talent.
I think some aspects of writing can be taught. Obviously, you can't teach vision or talent. But you can help with comfort.
It took me fifteen years to discover I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give it up because by that time I was too famous.
Kathy Bates is sexy. It's partly because of her talent, but she's got a great face, and a great laugh.
Mine's a pretty simple strategy: there's not a lot of talent here, but there's a lot of hustle. I have to be in every place I can, and be busy.
I don't consider myself to be a major talent, so the only solace I can take is to hope I'm growing.
It's a historical phenomenon that in 250 years, a nation could move from a colony into the most prosperous nation of the world and the leader of the world. It is indeed an achievement, a tribute to the talent of the American nation, the American people and an optimal political and economic system.
When did I know I had talent? I think it started when I first started playing sports, organized sports.
I can never do better than Fawlty Towers whatever I do. Now I very much want to teach young talent some rules of the game.
We're all generous, but with different things, like time, money, talent - criticism.
Frank A. Clark
Culture, which makes talent shine, is not completely ours either, nor can we place it solely at our disposal. Rather, it belongs mainly to our country, which gave it to us, and to humanity, from which we receive it as a birthright.
Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
My biggest criticism is how can people be so easily satisfied? Even people with talent.
Talent is like a faucet, while it is open, one must write.
Talent is a gift that can be given, and it can be taken away. We have to appreciate that.
The standing ovation threw me... to be held in such regard in a town so full of talent is quite something.
Those companies that don't see the black and brown communities are missing, out of their closed eye, talent, which leads to money and growth. When baseball, football and basketball couldn't see the field, they missed talent and growth. The same is true in the tech industry.
If I've got a talent, it's for picking the right song at the right time for the right audience. And I can always get people to sing with me.
Talent is an accident of genes - and a responsibility.
There's really no substitute for working hard. I think that's my biggest talent. There are always people who are funnier and more talented than I am, but I don't take anything for granted and I commit myself 100% to each of my roles.
John F. Kennedy
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