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“Just because something doesn’t do what you planned it to do doesn’t mean it’s useless.” -Thomas Edison

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“People always say Thomas Edison failed at making the light bulb a thousand times in a row. He didn’t fail. He was experimenting with different filaments of wire. He was trying new ideas. And he learned every time. Again, nothing is really ‘failure’. Unless you label it that way. And give up.

I treat everything as an experiment. It helps me start something new. And it helps me prevent getting stuck in the past.

FAILURE = EXPERIMENTATION”

-James Altucher

“The most certain way to succeed is to always to try just one more time.” -Thomas Edison

“Our greatest weakness lies in giving up.” -Thomas Edison

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” -Thomas Edison

No Rules

Posted: May 5, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“There ain’t no rules around here.  We’re trying to accomplish something.” -Thomas Edison

“I didn’t fail 1000 times, the light bulb was an invention with 1000 steps.” –Thomas Edison