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Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Be courageous! Have faith! Go forward.


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"There is far more opportunity than there is ability." Make picture quote!
"The value of an idea lies in the using of it." Make picture quote!
"The three great essentials to achieve anything worth while are: Hard work, Stick-to-itiveness, and Common sense." Make picture quote!
"The reason a lot of people do not recognize opportunity is because it usually goes around wearing overalls looking like hard work." Make picture quote!
"The chief function of the body is to carry the brain around." Make picture quote!
"The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil." Make picture quote!
"Restlessness is discontent and discontent is the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure." Make picture quote!
"There is no expedient to which a man will not go to avoid the labor of thinking." Make picture quote!
"We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything." Make picture quote!
"Religion is all bunk." Make picture quote!
"Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work." Make picture quote!
"There is no substitute for hard work." Make picture quote!
"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." Make picture quote!
"There's a way to do it better - find it." Make picture quote!
"They say President Wilson has blundered. Perhaps he has, but I notice he usually blunders forward." Make picture quote!
"To have a great idea, have a lot of them." Make picture quote!
"To invent, you need a good imagination and a pile of junk." Make picture quote!
"Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless." Make picture quote!
"Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure." Make picture quote!
"What a man's mind can create, man's character can control." Make picture quote!
"What you are will show in what you do." Make picture quote!
"When I have fully decided that a result is worth getting I go ahead of it and make trial after trial until it comes." Make picture quote!
"Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have." Make picture quote!
"To my mind the old masters are not art; their value is in their scarcity." Make picture quote!
"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." Make picture quote!
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work." Make picture quote!
"Be courageous. I have seen many depressions in business. Always America has emerged from these stronger and more prosperous. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith! Go forward!" Make picture 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." Make picture quote!
"Discontent is the first necessity of progress." Make picture quote!
"Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits." Make picture quote!
"Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration." Make picture quote!
"Great ideas originate in the muscles." Make picture quote!
"Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something." Make picture quote!
"His genius he was quite content in one brief sentence to define; Of inspiration one percent, of perspiration, ninety nine." Make picture quote!
"I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill." Make picture quote!
"The body is a community made up of its innumerable cells or inhabitants." Make picture quote!
"I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world." Make picture quote!
"Anything that won't sell, I don't want to invent. Its sale is proof of utility, and utility is success." Make picture quote!
"I know this world is ruled by infinite intelligence. Everything that surrounds us- everything that exists - proves that there are infinite laws behind it. There can be no denying this fact. It is mathematical in its precision." Make picture quote!
"I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun." Make picture quote!
"I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work." Make picture quote!
"I start where the last man left off." Make picture quote!
"If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves." Make picture quote!
"It is astonishing what an effort it seems to be for many people to put their brains definitely and systematically to work." Make picture quote!
"Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless." Make picture quote!
"Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up." Make picture quote!
"Maturity is often more absurd than youth and very frequently is most unjust to youth." Make picture quote!
"Nearly every man who develops an idea works it up to the point where it looks impossible, and then he gets discouraged. That's not the place to become discouraged." Make picture quote!
"Non-violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages." Make picture quote!
"One might think that the money value of an invention constitutes its reward to the man who loves his work. But... I continue to find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success." Make picture quote!
"I find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success." Make picture quote!
"I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward." Make picture quote!
"If we did all of the things we are capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves. " Make picture quote!
"Relentlessness and discontent are the first necessities of progress. " Make picture quote!
"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" Make picture quote!




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