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Quotes by Thomas A. Edison


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The author of the following quotes: Thomas A. Edison

Quotes by Thomas A. Edison:

A failure
Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
Thomas A. Edison | motivational

A man's work
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Thomas A. Edison | work

Don't become discouraged
Nearly every man who develops an idea works it up to the point where it looks impossible, and then he gets discouraged. That's not the place to become discouraged.
Thomas A. Edison | motivational

Essentials
The three great essentials to achieve anything worthwhile are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.
Thomas A. Edison | success

Hard work
There is no substitute for hard work.
Thomas A. Edison | work

I have friends
I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.
Thomas A. Edison | friendship

I have not failed
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Thomas A. Edison | motivational

I never did a day's work
I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun.
Thomas A. Edison | work

Infinite intelligence
I know this world is ruled by infinite intelligence. Everything that surrounds us- everything that exists - proves that there are infinite laws behind it. There can be no denying this fact. It is mathematical in its precision.
Thomas A. Edison | intelligence

Many of life's failures
Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Thomas A. Edison | motivational

Our greatest weakness
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Thomas A. Edison | motivational

Waste and loss
Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
Thomas A. Edison | loss

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