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Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

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Great accomplishments depend not so much on ingenuity as on hard work. This is a saying of the American inventor Thomas Edison.

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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.

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