We don't genuinely need more literary geniuses. One can only read so many books in a lifetime.
A neurotic can perfectly well be a literary genius, but his greatest danger is always that he will not recognize when he is dull.
I can't change overnight into a serious literary author. You can't compare apples to oranges. William Faulkner was a great literary genius. I am not.
The seeds of genius are in many blogs, but bloggers lack the interest in or understanding of the difference between blogging and fully-formed literary efforts.
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
Literary critics make natural detectives.
A. S. Byatt