128 Total Quotes

Thomas+A. Edison Quotes

Thomas A. Edison
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Thomas A. Edison
#Work #Hard Work

Thomas A. Edison
The value of an idea lies in the using of it.
Thomas A. Edison
#Action #Ideas

Thomas A. Edison
If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.
Thomas A. Edison
#American Inventor

Thomas A. Edison
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Thomas A. Edison
#Genius #inspirational #Sports

Thomas A. Edison
They say President Wilson has blundered. Perhaps he has, but I notice he usually blunders forward.
Thomas A. Edison
#Failure

Thomas A. Edison
Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
Thomas A. Edison
#Failure #American Inventor

Thomas A. Edison
Discontent is the first necessity of progress.
Thomas A. Edison
#Discontent #Happiness #inspirational

Thomas A. Edison
Good fortune is what happens when opportunity meets with planning.
Thomas A. Edison
#Fortune

Thomas A. Edison
There will one day spring from the brain of science a machine or force so fearful in its potentialities, so absolutely terrifying, that even man, the fighter, who will dare torture and death in order to inflict torture and death, will be appalled, and so abandon war forever.
Thomas A. Edison
#American Inventor

Thomas A. Edison
The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil.
Thomas A. Edison
#American Inventor #Solitude

Thomas A. Edison
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Thomas A. Edison
#Failure

Thomas A. Edison
I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world.
Thomas A. Edison
#Friends Or Friendship #Quote of the Day #Cherish

Thomas A. Edison
The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are, first, hard work; second, stick-to-itiveness; third, common sense.
Thomas A. Edison
#Life #Quote of the Day #Achievement #inspirational #Success

Thomas A. Edison
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 #Discontent

Thomas A. Edison
I have never seen the slightest scientific proof of the religious theories of heaven and hell, of future life for individuals, or of a personal God
Thomas A. Edison
#Future