Thomas A. Edison Quotes

Thomas A. Edison Quotes: Through all the years of experimenting and research, I never once made a discovery. I start where the last man left off. All my work was deductive, and the results I achieved were those of invention pure and simple.
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Thomas A. Edison Quote: 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.
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Quotes about Thomas A. Edison: During all those years of experimentation and research, I never once made a discovery. All my work was deductive, and the results I achieved were those of invention, pure and simple. I would construct a theory and work on its lines until I found it was untenable. Then it would be discarded at once and another theory evolved. This was the only possible way for me to work out the problem.
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Quote about Thomas A. Edison: The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do.
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Thomas A. Edison Sayings: The value of an idea lies in the using of it.
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Thomas A. Edison Saying: When there's no experimenting there's no progress. Stop experimenting and you go backward. If anything goes wrong, experiment until you get to the very bottom of the trouble.
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Sayings about Thomas A. Edison: Accomplishing something provides the only real satisfaction in life.
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Saying about Thomas A. Edison: Nineteen hundred and three will bring great advances in surgery, in the study of bacteria, in the knowledge of the cause and prevention of disease. Medicine is played out. Every new discovery of bacteria shows us all the more convincingly that we have been wrong and that the million tons of stuff we have taken was all useless.
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Thomas A. Edison Quotes: The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will involve the patient in the proper use of food, fresh air and exercise
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Thomas A. Edison Quote: I was at the foot of my class.
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Quotes about Thomas A. Edison: The great trouble is that the preachers get the children from six to seven years of age and then it is almost impossible to do anything with them.
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Quote about Thomas A. Edison: It is very beautiful over there. (last words)
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Thomas A. Edison Sayings: First, study the present construction. Second, ask for all past experiences ...study and read everything you can on the subject.
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Thomas A. Edison Saying: Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
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Sayings about Thomas A. Edison: Discontent is the first necessity of progress.
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Saying about Thomas A. Edison: Being busy does not always mean real work.
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Thomas A. Edison Quotes: The very first thing an executive must have is a fine memory. Of course it does not follow that a man with a fine memory is necessarily a fine executive. But if he has the memory he has the first qualification, and if he has not the memory nothing else matters.
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Thomas A. Edison Quote: We are like tenant farmers chopping down the fence around our house for fuel when we should be using Nature's inexhaustible sources of energy--sun, wind and tide. I'd put my money on the sun and solar energy. What a source of power! I hope we don't have to wait until oil and coal run out before we tackle that.
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