This is a famous quote attributed to Thomas Edison, a famous and prolific American inventor. The idea that hard work is the most important aspect of new inventions existed before Edison gave his quote, however.
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גאונות היא אחוז השראה, זיעה של תשעים ותשע אחוז

dahi yüzde bir ilham, yüzde doksan dokuz terleme

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