Unfortunately, goodness and honor are rather the exception than the rule among exceptional men, not to speak of geniuses.
Die Welt (1909); also in A Treasury of Jewish Quotations (1985) by Joseph L. Baron
Genius is one of the many forms of insanity.Cesare Lombroso
Good sense travels on the well-worn paths; genius, never. And that is why the crowd, not altogether without reason, is so ready to treat great men as lunatics.Cesare Lombroso
The appearance of a single great genius is more than equivalent to the birth of a hundred mediocrities.Cesare Lombroso
The ignorant man always adores what he cannot understand.Cesare Lombroso
"Lawsuit mania"... a continual craving to go to law against others, while considering themselves the injured party.Cesare Lombroso