Gifted Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old gifted quotes, gifted sayings, and gifted proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Every day the word 'gift' is used to define talent, ability, and performance. Being gifted has an even deeper meaning, a meaning that isn't always measured in points per game or win/loss records - it's measured by heart, effort, and desire.     

Allan Cohen

I've always known I was gifted, which is not the easiest thing in the world for a person to know, because you're not responsible for your gift, only for what you do with it.     

Hazel Scott

And may we not say, Adeimantus, that the most gifted minds, when they are ill- educated, become the worst?     


I am neither especially clever nor especially gifted. I am only very, very curious.     

Albert Einstein

We are all gifted, but we have to discover the gift, uncover the gift, nurture and develop the gift and use it for the Glory of God and for the liberation struggle of our people.     

Louis Farrakhan

You weren't an accident. You weren't mass produced. You aren't an assembly-line product. You were deliberately planned, specifically gifted, and lovingly positioned on the earth by the Master Craftsman.     

Max Lucado

I know very little about acting. I'm just an incredibly gifted faker.     

Robert Downey Jr.

A person who is gifted sees the essential point and leaves the rest as surplus.     

Thomas Carlyle

Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.     

Marie Curie

What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but at a different way of looking at the world and learning.     

Chuck Grassley

The greatest danger of being gifted, is that you may never learn how to make an effort.      

Tibor Fischer

There are special, strange gifted people in the world and they have to be treated with understanding.     

John Knowles

The most gifted members of the human species are at their creative best when they cannot have their way.     

Eric Hoffer

Any gifted child can potentially get in real trouble because of the way they are handled.     

Itzhak Perlman

I try to speak in everyday language. I feel like God has gifted me to take Bible principles and make them practical.     

Joel Osteen

I wasn't naturally gifted in terms of size and speed; everything I did in hockey I worked for, and that's the way I'll be as a coach.     

Wayne Gretzky

The average teacher explains complexity; the gifted teacher reveals simplicity.     

Robert Breault

Woman is the companion of man, gifted with equal mental capacity.      

Mahatma Gandhi

The most dangerous criminal may be the man gifted with reason, but with no morals     

Martin Luther King Jr.

When it comes to giving love, the opportunities are unlimited, and we are all gifted     

Leo Buscaglia