Ego and super-ego quotes

“Genius doesn’t work on an assembly line basis. You can’t simply say. ‘Today I will be brilliant.” — James T. Kirk [Star Trek] “the Ultimate Computer”

“When a true genius appears in the world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in the confederacy against him.” – Jonathan Swift

“Give me a museum and I’ll fill it.” – Pablo Picasso

“One of the symptoms of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one’s work is terribly important.” — Bertrand Russell

“The graveyards are full of indispensable men.” — Charles de Gaulle

“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.” — Albert Einstein

“Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man.” — Robert Oppenheimer, speaking of Albert Einstein