Genius (See also Wisdom.) Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Genius (See also Wisdom.)

  1. Aquinas, St. Thomas (1225–1274) preeminent mind of medieval church. [Eur. Hist.: Bishop, 273–274]
  2. Aristotle (384–322 B. C.) famous Greek philosopher of a priori reasoning. [Gk. Hist.: NCE, 147]
  3. Aronnax, Prof. scholarly mental giant; Capt. Nemo’s captive guest. [Fr. Lit.: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea]
  4. Jean-Christophe musical prodigy who, in an adventurous life, becomes a world-famous musician. [Fr. Lit.: Romain Rolland Jean-Christophe; Magill I, 439]
  5. Leverkühn, Adrian a composer who imagines he has made a pact with the devil, and achieves greatness. [Ger. Lit.: Thomas Mann Doctor Faustus]
  6. Nemo, Captain epitome of the genius in science fiction; inventor and creator of fabulous submarine, Nautilus. [Fr. Lit.: Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea]