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Popular 70 Quotes by Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein Quotes

Albert Einstein was the renowned speculative physicist who developed the theory of relativity. He is deemed the father of contemporary physics. Albert Einstein was frequently called upon to provide judgments on various topics further than the realm of physics due to his brilliancy. He has attributed wide range of quotes that stirs everyone.


  1. “Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts.”
  2. “You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.”
  3. “Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.”
  4. “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop”
  5. “Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.”
  6. “When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That’s relativity.”
  7. “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.”
  8. “The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”
  9. “Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”
  10. “The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.”
  11. “The splitting of the atom has changed everything except for how we think.”
  12. “We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.”
  13. “In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”
  14. “Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”
  15. “A human being is part of a whole called by us the universe.”
  16. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving”
  17. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”
  18. “The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.”
  19. “If there is any religion which would cope with modern scientific needs, it would be Buddhism.”
  20. “Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school”
  21. “Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.”
  22. “Most people say that is it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.”
  23. “Love is a better teacher than duty.”
  24. “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.”
  25. “We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.”
  26. “A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. “
  27. “Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.”
  28. “A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”
  29. “The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule.”
  30. “A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?”
  31. “Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.”
  32. “A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy?”
  33. “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.”
  34. “Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”
  35. “All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.”
  36. “True religion is real living; living with all one’s soul, with all one’s goodness and righteousness.”
  37. “Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.”
  38. “God always takes the simplest way.”
  39. “Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.”
  40. “In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.”
  41. “Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.”
  42. “Imagination is more important than knowledge.”
  43. “Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.”
  44. “It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.”
  45. “Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized.”
  46. “Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding”
  47. “All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.”
  48. “Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.”
  49. “Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.”
  50. “The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.”
  51. “He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.”
  52. “Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.”
  53. “I am not only a pacifist but a militant pacifist. I am willing to fight for peace. Nothing will end war unless the people themselves refuse to go to war.”
  54. “Do not worry about your difficulties in mathematics; I can assure you that mine are all greater”
  55. “I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.”
  56. “Common sense is nothing more than a deposit of prejudices laid down by the mind before you reach eighteen.”
  57. “I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”
  58. “Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one’s living at it.”
  59. “I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.”
  60. “The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.”
  61. “Information is not knowledge.”
  62. “I am convinced that He (God) does not play dice.”
  63. “Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.”
  64. “I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.”
  65. “Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.”
  66. “The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.”
  67. “It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.”
  68. “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.”
  69. “Joy in looking and comprehending is nature’s most beautiful gift.”
  70. “Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.”