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.
Thomas A. Edison

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About Thomas A. Edison

Profession: Inventor
Nationality: American
Born: February 11, 1847
Died: February 11, 1847

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