Thomas Edison Quotes Page 2


"To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk." Thomas Edison
Imagination   |   Funny Quotes   |


"Discontent is the first necessity of progress." Thomas Edison
Change   |   Quotes about Taking A Risk   |


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


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


Genius is one per cent inspiration, ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Thomas Edison
Genius   |   Wisdom   |


The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense. Thomas Edison
Common Sense   |   Achievement   |


We shall have no better conditions in the future if we are satisfied with all those which we have at present. Thomas Edison
Future   |   Motivation   |


Being busy does not always mean real work. The object of all work is production or accomplishment and to either of these ends there must be forethought, system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose, as well as perspiration. Seeming to do is not doing. Thomas Edison
Accomplishment   |   Purpose   |


Restlessness and discontent are the necessities of progress. Thomas Edison
Discouraged   |   Attitude   |


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


Results! Why man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know of several thousand things that won't work. Thomas Edison
Funny Quotes about Life   |   Humor   |


Nearly every man who develops an idea works at it up to the point where it looks impossible, and then gets discouraged. That's not the place to become discouraged. Thomas Edison
Discouraged   |   Effort   |


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