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Thomas Edison quote on failure

Thomas Edison quote on failure
Thomas Edison quote on failure

“I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”
Thomas Edison

This Thomas Edison quote on failure is very inspirational, motivational, and full of optimism.

Failure is heartbreaking and demotivating, but this quote from one off the greatest inventors in history keeps us motivated. Thomas Edison failed many times in his life, but he never stopped working. Edison with his hard work and persistence invented many useful devices such as Phonograph, Light Bulb, Motion Picture, The Electrographic Vote Recorder, Magnetic Iron Ore Separator.

19 thoughts on “Thomas Edison quote on failure

  1. Truth! Reminds me of Winston Churchill’s line, “Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.” We can never be reminded of this enough.

  2. Not everyone realizes that finding ways things don’t work is actually a good find. It saves others time and effort by not attempting ways that don’t work. And its helps one realize that perhaps some other principle is at play.

  3. Trial and error – when one way doesn’t work, it inspires us to search for another that does (if we haven’t given up already) 🙂

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