Thursday, August 13, 2009

10 Thomas Alva Edison Quotes That Is Worth Reading

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1. Courage
Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward!

2. Productivity
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.

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

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

5. Infinite Laws
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.

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

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

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

9. Results
Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.

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

I Wish You Happiness and Success,
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  1. i think i am so lacking in common sense which is not so common to me :((

  2. Everything is INSIDE us my not worry that common sense is not common for you....for many are not aware of any senses in their can be happy actually...

    well common sense is specialized knowledge...

    You must have something my friend....DIG IT OUT..
    All the best...