Arthur Schopenhauer, (22 February 1788 – 21 September 1860), German philospher of pessimism. "Happiness lies in the future or in the past, the present casts a shadow. Our desires move us and make us unhappy.
Thomas Alva Edison had a thirst for learning, but left school early because he was hearing impaired and couldn’t hear what his teachers were saying. He was homeschooled by his mom. In this mini biography of him, you will learn about his accomplishments, and his persistent nature. You will see the major steps he took which contributed to his success. We learn from Edison the importance of taking action.