Every innate talent for a science or art has been built up in previous lives through hard work.
The character traits that we get with the birth are also built up in previous lives.
From the spheres of light one can reincarnate on earth, to accomplish a task. The higher the sphere of light, the greater the task will be for the development of humanity. On earth one sees a ‘prodigy’ being born.
-This is most clearly seen in children.
On earth, these feelings are referred to
as talent, intellect, but that is not the truth.
The soul has acquired these qualities in the
previous life, or perhaps many lives ago.
The Origin of the Universep.317-318
-You now draw from your previous life, your French, your German and your Russian probably, you have talent, that is also a part of it.
Question and Answer Part 1 p.88
Quotations from the books of Jozef Rulof