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 :: 1847-1931, American Inventor, Entrepreneur, Founder of GE

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Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Perseverance]

 

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Maturity is often more absurd than youth and very frequently is most unjust to youth.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Maturity]

 

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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 A. Edison - [Perseverance]

 

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One might think that the money value of an invention constitutes its reward to the man who loves his work. But speaking for myself, I can honestly say this is not so... I continue to find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Success]

 

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Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Opportunity]

 

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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 - [Perseverance]

 

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Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Progress]

 

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Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Results]

 

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Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Satisfaction]

 

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The best thinking has been done in solitude.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Solitude]

 

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The body is a community made up of its innumerable cells or inhabitants.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Body]

 

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The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Mind]

 

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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]

 

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The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are: Hard work, Stick-to-itiveness, and Common sense.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Life and Living]

 

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The value of an idea lies in the using of it.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Ideas]

 

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There ain't no rules around here, we're trying to accomplish something.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Trying]

 

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There is far more opportunity than there is ability.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Opportunity]

 

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There is no expedient to which a man will not resort to avoid the real labor of thinking.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Thoughts and Thinking]

 

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There is no substitute for hard work.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Work, Hard]

 

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There's a way to do better... find it.
~ Thomas A. Edison - [Excellence]

 

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