Thomas Edison Quotes (80 quotes)
Edison: His Life and Inventions, Volume 2 (Library of Alexandria, 1929) by Thomas Commerford Martin
As quoted in Thomas Alva Edison : Sixty Years of an Inventor's Life (1908) by Francis Arthur Jones, p. 14
As quoted in American Greats (1999) Edited by Robert A. Wilson and Stanley Marcus, p. 70
“If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.”
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Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsThomas Edison
Born: February 11, 1847
Died: October 18, 1931 (aged 84)
Occupation: Inventor, businessman
Bio: Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and a long-lasting, practical electric light bulb.