It's encouraging when the occasional genius shows up in our midst, but not nearly as fascinating as the child prodigy
That little girl, Alexandra Nechita, emigrated from Romania and was considered a child prodigy
by art critics.
Unlike the child prodigy
in Searching for Bobby Fischer, Hoffman's Rain Man will never grow up or have much fun or learn to love somebody else.
A child prodigy
from Birmingham, who could play piano without being taught, Philip was struck down by the rare encephalitis lethargica epidemic when he was 11.
A large part of the phenomenon is due to the success of Tiger Woods, a brilliant golfer who first captured the attention of sports enthusiasts as a child prodigy
and later while still in high school.
Agustini was a child prodigy
born into a scholarly family.
When she hears a child prodigy
playing the piano, does she look down, depressed, at her own clumsy fingers and feel a rush of anger toward the concert's organizers?
A child prodigy
, Connecticut-born Trumbull passed the Yale entrance examination at the age of seven.
In short, we were promised a child prodigy
and got an idiot savant.
The grandson of Richard Mather and John Cotton, Mather was a child prodigy
who entered Harvard at the age of twelve and became an erudite historian and folklorist, as well as a staunch Puritan and tireless writer on an encyclopedic range of subjects.
The Extraordinary Story of a Child Prodigy
and His Remarkable Entrepreneurial Accomplishments
In the same year she made her directorial debut with Little Man Tate, the story of a child prodigy