Thomas Edison

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Thomas Edison

Thomas Edison

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is no substitute for hard work.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Good fortune is what happens when opportunity meets with planning.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The perils of overwork are slight compared with the dangers of inactivity.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
No mind, however loving, could bear to see plainly into all the recess of another mind.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium and distaste. The gain in self confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
His genius he was quite content in one brief sentence to define; Of inspiration one percent, of perspiration, ninety nine.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I start where the last man left off.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are: Hard work, Stick-to-itiveness, and Common sense.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Maturity is often more absurd than youth and very frequently is most unjust to youth.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The value of an idea lies in the using of it.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To have a great idea, have a lot of them.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Great ideas originate in the muscles.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
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.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is far more opportunity than there is ability.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
When I have fully decided that a result is worth getting I go ahead of it and make trial after trial until it comes.More Thomas Edison [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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