Thomas Edison Quotations + Sentence Diagrams

Elizabeth O'Brien

Hello! I'm Elizabeth O'Brien, and my goal is to get you jazzed about grammar. 

Thomas Edison Quotations
+ Sentence Diagrams

Thomas Edison loved his work. He was a scientist, an inventor, and a businessman.

He held over 1,000 patents, and he invented the phonograph, a long-lasting electric light bulb, and lots of other stuff.

Elizabeth & Thomas Edison :)

Yeah... Mr. Edison and I are pretty tight. Here we are just hanging out near his lab and estate in Fort Myers, Florida.

Oh, wait. This is a statue of him, and I just went on a tour of the grounds. :)

Thomas Edison's Lab

Here is a photo of his lab. Cool, huh?

Here are some sentence diagrams of his quotes. Enjoy!

"Discontent is the first necessity of progress."

Thomas Edison Sentence Diagram

"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls, and it looks like work."

Thomas Edison Sentence Diagram

"The chief function of the body is to carry around the brain."

Thomas Edison Sentence Diagram

"What you are will show in what you do."

Thomas Edison Sentence Diagram

"I have not failed. I have just found 10,000 ways that will not work."

Thomas Edison Sentence Diagram
Elizabeth O'Brien from Grammar Revolution

If you don't want to teach or learn grammar by yourself, click here to see how I can help you.

I am loving the Get Smart program! My eighth graders are grasping grammar better than I've ever seen. I intend to continue using this every year!- Ann, Classroom Teacher

If you want to teach or learn grammar the easy way, follow our step-by-step program that clearly lays everything out and allows you to move at your own pace. The Get Smart Grammar Program is presented in a logical sequence, so it's not an overwhelming mishmash of information. Just watch the videos and complete your assignments. Before you know it, you'll be a grammar and sentence diagramming pro!

The Get Smart Grammar Program
The Beginner's Guide to Grammar Ebook

Our Free Guide Gives You A Fun Way

To Teach And Learn The Basics v

Download Now
Elizabeth O'Brien

Elizabeth O'Brien is the creator of Grammar Revolution.

Her lessons are guaranteed to give you more confidence in your communication skills and make you smile. :)

Seen Thomas Edison's Quotes Diagrams?
Go Back to the Celebrity Quotes Page

Back to English Grammar Home Page