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Thomas Edison Quotes - Failure IS the Road to Success!

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Thomas Edison Quotes - Failure IS the Road to Success!
Thomas Edison's tough childhood instilled a relentless work ethic that he harnessed to great effect. Thomas Edison is the reason we have some of the world’s greatest inventions. Without him failing 10,000 times we wouldn't have all the technology he pioneered.

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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.”

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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.”

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“If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.”

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“When you have exhausted all possibilities, remember this; you haven’t.”

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

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