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

Thomas A. Edison
  • persistence

If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas A. Edison
  • capable

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell
  • Regret

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. Failing for Success

Thomas A. Edison
  • success

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

Thomas A. Edison
  • work


The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do.

Thomas A. Edison
  • successful

Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Satisfaction

Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Failure

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

Thomas A. Edison
  • dedication

A genius is just a talented person who does his homework.

Thomas A. Edison
  • homework

The value of an idea lies in the using of it.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Ideas

You cannot realize your dreams unless you have one to begin with.

Thomas A. Edison
  • dreams

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Failure

What you are will show in what you do.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Actions

Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.

Thomas A. Edison
  • beings

There's a way to do better... find it.

Thomas A. Edison
  • way

Whatever course you have chosen for yourself, it will not be a chore but an adventure if you bring to it a sense of the glory of striving.

David Sarnoff
  • adventure

Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Worth

Hell, there are no rules here, we are trying to accomplish something.

Thomas A. Edison
  • business

I start where the last man left off.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Excellence

Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.

Alexander Graham Bell
  • Planning

The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil.

Thomas A. Edison
  • best

Light makes photography. Embrace light. Admire it. Love it. But above all, know light. Know it for all you are worth, and you will know the key to photography.

George Eastman
  • admire

Whatever happens in the world is real, what one thinks should have happened is projection. We suffer more from our fictitious illusion and expectations of reality.

Jacque Fresco
  • expectations

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Work

To have a great idea, have a lot of them.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Ideas

There is no expedient to which a man will not go to avoid the labor of thinking.

Thomas A. Edison
  • avoid

A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with -- a man is what he makes of himself.

Alexander Graham Bell
  • Responsibility

Discontent is the first necessity of progress.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Discontent

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.

Thomas A. Edison
  • failed

I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Work

We don't know one-millionth of one percent about anything.

Thomas A. Edison
  • anything

There is far more opportunity than there is ability.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Opportunity

What man's mind can create, man's character can control.

Thomas A. Edison
  • character

The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Ability

I'm an engineer. I see myself as a toolmaker and the musicians are my customers... They use my tools.

Robert Moog
  • customers

If we did all the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astonish ourselves.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Potential

The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around

Thomas A. Edison
  • body

Nobody can be successful if he doesn't love his work, love his job.

David Sarnoff
  • Enjoyment

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles Kettering
  • anyone

No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.

Orville Wright
  • fly

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

Thomas A. Edison
  • Work

Death gives meaning to our lives. It gives importance and value to time. Time would become meaningless if there were too much of it.

Ray Kurzweil
  • become

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

Thomas A. Edison
  • friendship

The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are: Hard work, Stick-to-itiveness, and Common sense.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Life

I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Inventing

Great ideas originate in the muscles.

Thomas A. Edison
  • Ideas

Inventing is a combination of brains and materials. The more brains you use, the less material you need.

Charles Kettering
  • brains

Knowing is not understanding. There is a great difference between knowing and understanding: you can know a lot about something and not really understand it.

Charles Kettering
  • between

Earth is abundant with plentiful resources. Our practice of rationing resources through monetary control is no longer relevant and is counter-productive to our survival.

Jacque Fresco
  • abundant

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