Thomas Edison Quote: “I Have Not Failed. I’ve Just Found 10,000 Ways That Won’t Work.”

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In this post, we are going to look at the meaning of a quote by Thomas A. Edison, and the quote says;  “I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.”

Meaning of the quote.

Each time you attempt and fail a particular goal, what you must do is identify the reasons why you failed so you can avoid it the next time you are going to embark on the same goal.

These lessons are therefore the 10,000 ways you will discover that don’t seem to allow you to achieve your goal.

Next time you will be in a better position to avoid them and in so doing come out very successful.

Have a nice day!

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