Quote Originally Posted by chuckm
NOT fair to compare Weir with Bowman, a drug addict, and Harding, a sociopath. Yes, they all had/have natural talent, but Bowman and Harding squandered it, and I don't think either of them had the close and supportive family Johnny has.
I'm not comparing them per se, I'm just trying to make the point that often people who have tremendous natural talent tend to take it more for granted than people who really had to work harder to get to the same place.