A fun excerpt: dedicated to all the curious and hands-on students who tend to create certain “stress” for their parents, and generally, the adult population around them.
Did you know? As a child, [Thomas] Edison’s home laboratory often produced explosions that shook the house and upset his father.
The hard work it took to make a successful electric light inspired his famous quote, “Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.”
From: “The Industrial Revolution” by Carla Mooney
Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847 – October 18, 1931), was a self-educated inventor, a cultural icon and symbol of American ingenuity, and businessman.
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