Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. —Thomas Edison

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Genius is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration.

THOMAS EDISON

inventor, businessman

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Charles Chordnum from Sourh Africa, Free State OCTOBER 14, 2017
Love it

francis from singapore AUGUST 29, 2017
Thanks for Sharing

Cloe :) from London  AUGUST 28, 2017
TRUE TRUE TRUE TRUE TRUE!!!!!!!!!!

Earlene from Minnesota AUGUST 28, 2017
Not much replaces hard work!

RJ from Valley of the Sun AUGUST 28, 2017
For me, I know I have to work harder!


Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering 'it will be happier'... —Alfred Lord Tennyson
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.  —Aristotle
You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have. —Bob Marley
Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment until it becomes a memory. —Theodor Seuss Geisel
You must give everything to make your life as beautiful as the dreams that dance in your imagination —Roman Payne
Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. —Melodie Beattie
As soon as you honor the present moment, all unhappiness and struggle dissolve, and life begins to flow with joy and ease. When you act out the present-moment awareness, whatever you do becomes imbued with a sense of quality, care, and love - even the most simple action.  —Eckhart Tolle
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it. —Maya Angelou
Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. —T.S. Eliot
When someone steals another's clothes, we call them a thief. Should we not give the same name to one who could clothe the naked and does not? The bread in your cupboard belongs to the hungry; the coat unused in your closet belongs to the one who needs it; the shoes rotting in your closet belong to the one who has no shoes; the money which you hoard up belongs to the poor. —Saint Basil
At the end of the day, tell yourself gently: 'I love you, you did the best you could today, and even if you didn't accomplish all you had planned, I love you anyway.' —Anonymous
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the greatest secrets are always hidden in the most unlikely places. Those who don't believe in magic will never find it. —Roald Dahl
Carry good cheer in the morning;
Carry good cheer in the night.
Effort is sweeter and living completer,
If ever we walk in love's light. —G.B. Williams
To understand is to forgive, even oneself. —Alexander Chase
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. —Henry van Dyke
Normal day, let me be aware of the treasure you are. Let me learn from you, love you, bless you before you depart. Let me not pass you by in the quest of some rare and perfect tomorrow. —Mary Jean Irion

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