"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."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Thomas A. Edison on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Thomas A. Edison on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Thomas A. Edison on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Thomas A. Edison on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Thomas A. Edison on Albert Einstein
"To my mind the old masters are not art their value is in their scarcity."
"The best thinking has been done in solitude. The worst has been done in turmoil."
"Hell, there are no rules here - we're trying to accomplish something."
"Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless."
"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!"