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What is genius?

If revelation is in context to experience, how is genius understood? Is it always viewed in retrospect, or in relation to accepted precepts, or is the power of genius found in the force of undeniable clarity of thought?

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  • Aug 23 2012: I think every one has the potential to become a genius when they are young, it all depends on an education and an early teaching of how to question, respond to situations and think things rationally and viewing both sides to make a conclusion. Once these skills start to build then a genius is born. I don't conceder my self a genius in any way but I am glad that the school I attended taught me the importance of critical thinking when solving problems.

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