How Do You Inspire the Next Generation of Inventors?

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Invention requires lots of encouragement because you're going to fail so many times before you succeed and if you're in a mindset that counts how many times you failed it's not going to work very well. One of the biggest reasons that the technology revolution continues to be centered in the United States, is because we have a culture that understands that.

In many other parts of the world they have wonderful smart people, they've build great cars, they have all kinds of other wonderful attributes to their technology. They're not so keen on the idea that someone can fail and fail and fail a third time and then maybe on his fourth approach actually be successful and the truth being either an inventor or an entrepreneur it requires encouragement because it's a very hard thing to do, you're trying to do the impossible and the miracle is, if you're smart and you're focused and you try you often can.