Quote 81

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If I were ever assailed by doubt of ultimate success I would dismiss it by remembering the words of that great philosopher, Lord Kelvin, who after witnessing some of my experiments said to me with tears in his eyes: 'I am sure you will do it.'

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yakushi kabuto's picture

precision and sharpness of judgment are the keys to success

HIGHVOLTKID61's picture

NO WONDER KELVIN WAS SURE. WITNESSING TTESLA'S EXPERIMENTS IN PERSON WAS PROBABLY QUITE A MOVING EXPERIENCE.

Jared Haight's picture

I couldn't even dream on his level but I have a saying " One should not strive to copy and quote great men. But one should strive to be one themselves."

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