Learn from Mistakes – Must Read Inspirational Piece

Thomas Edison is still regarded as a genius even after his demise. He invented so many things we still see till now and a lot can be learnt from the experiences he had during his time. We are sharing this short but inspirational piece with all MSG readers regarding the lessons on can learn from mistakes.


Thomas Edison tried two thousand different materials in search of a filament for the light bulb. When none worked satisfactorily, his assistant complained, “All our work is in vain. We have learned nothing.”

Edison replied very confidently, “Oh, we have come a long way and we have learned a lot. We know that there are two thousand elements which we cannot use to make a good light bulb.”