Thomas Edison Quotes

Discover Light in These Thomas Edison Quotes

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When we think of Thomas Edison, we think of the invention of the electric bulb. It is true that he invented a practical, and long-lasting electric bulk. But as an inventor and businessperson, he has a lot more to offer us with his famous quotes. Here are some words of inspiration from Thomas Edison.

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

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

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

Overcoming Failure
Many of life's failures are men who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Perseverance, Persistence
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.

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

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