Thomas Edison

1847 - 1931

A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on work

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There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on work

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As a cure for worrying, work is better than whiskey.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on genius and inspiration

Genius is 99 percent perspiration and 1 percent inspiration.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on death and people

Five percent of the people think; ten percent of the people think they think; and the other eighty-five percent would rather die than think.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on people and thought

It is remarkable to what lengths people will go to avoid thought.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on good, imagination, and needs

To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on facts, inventions, and weapons

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

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on ethics, evolution, goals, life, and violence

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 Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison

It is very beautiful over there.

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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A Quote by Thomas Alva Edison on failure and work

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

Thomas Edison (1847 - 1931)

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