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Genius is 10 percent inspiration and 90 percent perspiration.

Genius or things considered to have the quality of genius derive from brilliant ideas or intellect but moreso through hard work. All these successful entrepreneurs had great ideas, sure, but they worked extremely hard to realize them. Genius is 10 percent inspiration and 90 percent perspiration.

Genius is ten percent inspiration and ninety percent perspiration.

Prov. People get brilliant results primarily by working hard, not because they have special inborn powers. Child: Betty always does the best drawings in art class. She must be a genius. Father: If you worked hard, you could do just as well. Remember, genius is ten percent inspiration and ninety percent perspiration.
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Various fastness properties such as wash fastness (ISO 105 C06 C2S:1994 (E)), light fastness (ISO 105 B02:1988 (E)), color fastness against rubbing (ISO105-X12:1993 (E)), color fastness to perspiration (ISO 105 - E04:1994 (E)) were evaluated using the mentioned standard ISO procedures and SDC laboratory consumables.
As the clich goes success is 99 per cent perspiration and 1 per cent inspiration.
It helps in reducing the amount of odor, caused by perspiration that feet produce.
Participants were instructed to collect perspiration from any site on their body directly into the provided 500 mL glass jar container with Teflon-lined lid.
One approach to maintaining secure adherence under perspiration-inducing conditions is to keep skin temperatures below where perspiration begins.
Science, like genius, maybe 99 percent perspiration, and it's valuable to recognize that.
Breathability is just as important, and refers to the ability to transport water vapor (from perspiration) through the coating into the atmosphere.
So whether you're prone to perspiration in important meetings, take in some exercise on your commute to work or your sweat glands seem to be in overdrive now the weather's warming up, one of these shirts could come in handy.
The system can recognize a range of metrics like heart rate, perspiration levels and temperature.
Patrick Sweeney replies: "When it comes to perspiration, we're all different, and we all have to be vigilant.
SUCCESS, so the saying derived from Edison goes, is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration.
Tom, by email ATHIS can be caused by poor hygiene, excessive perspiration, active skin bacteria or all of the above.
The dress was inspected and a report showed a mix of perspiration and other chemicals had triggered a response in the solution Johnsons had used to clean the dress.
You can access this spirit either through inspiration and perspiration, as I do, or through perspiration alone.
The one whose lipstick is on, mascara doesn't smudge and has no sign of perspiration...