Great talents are the most lovely and often the most dangerous fruits on the tree of humanity. They hang upon the most slender twigs that are easily snapped off.
In the true sense one's native land with its background of tradition early impressions reminiscences and other things dear to one is not enough to make sensitive human beings feel at home.
I'd rather have roses on my table than diamonds on my neck.
Imagine if you had baseball cards that showed all the performance stats for...