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Show me a man who has never made a mistake, and I will show you one who has never tried anything. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution. ALBERT EINSTEIN



Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Hunger, love, pain, fear are some of those inner forces which rule the individual's instinct for self preservation. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign? ALBERT EINSTEIN

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Never memorize something that you can look up. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious. ALBERT EINSTEIN

You can't blame gravity for falling in love. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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A mind that has been stretched will never return to it's original dimension. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Time is what prevents everything from happening at once. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The only thing you absolutely have to know is the location of the library. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Education is the progressive realization of our ignorance. ALBERT EINSTEIN

When the solution is simple, God is answering. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. ALBERT EINSTEIN


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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. ALBERT EINSTEIN

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. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The man of science is a poor philosopher. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Science is the attempt to make the chaotic diversity of our sense experience correspond to a logically uniform system of thought. ALBERT EINSTEIN

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Formal symbolic representation of qualitative entities is doomed to its rightful place of minor significance in a world where flowers and beautiful women abound. ALBERT EINSTEIN

No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right; a single experiment can prove me wrong. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible. ALBERT EINSTEIN

One needn't be a crank to miss the scientific boat. The very paragon of genius, Albert Einstein, couldn't be persuaded to give quantum physics his unreserved endorsement. Here is Einstein's most frequently paraphrased statement of dissatisfaction with the theory: Quantum mechanics is very impressive. But an inner voice tells me that it is not yet the real thing. The theory yields a lot, but it hardly brings us any closer to the secret of the Old One. In any case I am convinced that He doesn't play dice. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Science is the century-old endeavor to bring together by means of systematic thought the perceptible phenomena of this world into as thorough-going an association as possible. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Science can only ascertain what is, but not what should be, and outside of its domain value judgments of all kinds remain necessary. ALBERT EINSTEIN

When the number of factors coming into play in a phenomenological complex is too large scientific method in most cases fails. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Where the world ceases to be the scene of our personal hopes and wishes, where we face it as free beings admiring, asking and observing, there we enter the realm of Art and Science ALBERT EINSTEIN

To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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God does not play dice with the universe. ALBERT EINSTEIN

One thing I have learned in a long life: that all our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike -- and yet it is the most precious thing we have. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It would be possible to describe everything scientifically, but it would make no sense; it would be without meaning, as if you described a Beethoven symphony as a variation of wave pressure. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. ALBERT EINSTEIN

To know is nothing at all; to imagine is everything. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Imagination is more important than knowledge. ALBERT EINSTEIN

In that way imagination and intelligence enter into our existence in the part of servants of the primary instincts. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most evident difference springs from the important part which is played in man by a relatively strong power of imagination and by the capacity to think, aided as it is by language and other symbolically devices. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution. ALBERT EINSTEIN

To raise new questions, new possibilities, to regard old problems from a new angle, requires creative imagination and marks real advance in science. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere. ALBERT EINSTEIN

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Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The ideals which have always shone before me and filled me with the joy of living are goodness, beauty, and truth. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Dancers are the athletes of God. ALBERT EINSTEIN

We have penetrated far less deeply into the regularities obtaining within the realm of living things, but deeply enough nevertheless to sense at least the rule of fixed necessity... what is still lacking here is a grasp of the connections of profound generality, but not a knowledge of order itself. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose he knows not, though he senses it. But without deeper reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in health or we suffer in soul or we get fat. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous. ALBERT EINSTEIN

God is subtle, but He is not malicious. I cannot believe that God plays dice with the world. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish. ALBERT EINSTEIN

God is clever, but not dishonest. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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I do not believe in the God of theology who rewards good and punishes evil. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Morality is of the highest importance - but for us, not for God. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty. ALBERT EINSTEIN

That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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God does not play dice. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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God may be subtle, but he isn't plain mean. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Albert Einstein people quotes

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Stay away from negative people. They have a problem for every solution. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects. ALBERT EINSTEIN

In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds. ALBERT EINSTEIN

People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I do not believe that civilization will be wiped out in a war fought with the atomic bomb. Perhaps two-thirds of the people of the earth will be killed. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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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. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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People say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong it is character. ALBERT EINSTEIN

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The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious - the fundamental emotion which stands at the cradle of true art and true science. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character. ALBERT EINSTEIN



In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Intellectuals solve problems; geniuses prevent them. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources. ALBERT EINSTEIN

To understand the world one must not be worrying about one's self. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The only source of knowledge is experience. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity. ALBERT EINSTEIN

To know is nothing at all; to imagine is everything. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It is strange to be known so universally and yet to be so lonely. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I never think of the future - it comes soon enough. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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The American lives even more for his goals, for the future, than the European. Life for him is always becoming, never being. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The only way to escape the personal corruption of praise is to go on working. ALBERT EINSTEIN

True religion is real living; living with all one's soul, with all one's goodness and righteousness. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If A equals success, then the formula is A equals X plus Y and Z, with X being work, Y play, and Z keeping your mouth shut. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Once you can accept the universe as matter expanding into nothing that is something, wearing stripes with plaid comes easy. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I can't believe that God plays dice with the universe. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. ALBERT EINSTEIN

A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I do not know with what weapons World War 3 will be fought, but World War 4 will be fought with sticks and stones. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Out of clutter, find simplicity. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The only real valuable thing is intuition. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Many of the things you can count, don't count. Many of the things you can't count, really count. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Politics is far more complicated than physics. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The problems that exist in the world today cannot be solved by the level of thinking that created them. ALBERT EINSTEIN

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts. ALBERT EINSTEIN

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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We all try to escape pain and death, while we seek what is pleasant. ALBERT EINSTEIN

God always takes the simplest way. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity. ALBERT EINSTEIN

God is subtle, but He is not malicious. I cannot believe that God plays dice with the world. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a persistent one. ALBERT EINSTEIN

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. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be. ALBERT EINSTEIN

An empty stomach is not a good political advisor. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Technological progress is like an ax in the hands of a pathological criminal. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Keep on sowing your seed, for you never know which will grow -- perhaps it all will. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking. ALBERT EINSTEIN

We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if mankind is to survive. ALBERT EINSTEIN

God is subtle but he is not malicious. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The ideas that have lighted my way and, time after time, have given me new courage to face life cheerfully have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. ALBERT EINSTEIN

God is clever, but not dishonest. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The man of science is a poor philosopher. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It is theory that decides what can be observed. ALBERT EINSTEIN

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war. ALBERT EINSTEIN

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe is as good as dead; his eyes are closed. ALBERT EINSTEIN

We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Love is a better teacher than duty. ALBERT EINSTEIN

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality. ALBERT EINSTEIN

If we knew what we were doing it wouldn't be research. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The pioneers of a warless world are the young men and women who refuse military service. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them! ALBERT EINSTEIN

Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university. ALBERT EINSTEIN

One must not attempt to justify them, but rather to sense their nature simply and clearly. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Nothing that I can do will change the structure of the universe. But maybe, by raising my voice I can help the greatest of all causes -- goodwill among men and peace on earth. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed. ALBERT EINSTEIN

It should be possible to explain the laws of physics to a barmaid. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The bitter and the sweet come from the outside, the hard from within, from one's own efforts. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love ALBERT EINSTEIN

I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule... ALBERT EINSTEIN

Since our inner experiences consist of reproductions and combinations of sensory impressions, the concept of a soul without a body seems to me to be empty and devoid of meaning. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind. ALBERT EINSTEIN

A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it. ALBERT EINSTEIN

All these primary impulses, not easily described in words, are the springs of man's actions. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The distinctions separating the social classes are false; in the last analysis they rest on force. ALBERT EINSTEIN

He who joyfully marches in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would suffice. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The formulation of a problem is often more essential than its solution, which may be merely a matter of mathematical or experimental skill. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Science is the attempt to make the chaotic diversity of our sense experience correspond to a logically uniform system of thought. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education. ALBERT EINSTEIN

In matters of truth and justice, there is no difference between large and small problems, for issues concerning the treatment of people are all the same. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The difference between genius and stupidity is; genius has its limits. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources ALBERT EINSTEIN

Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem -- in my opinion -- to characterize our age. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it. ALBERT EINSTEIN

And the high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule, or to impose himself in any other way. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust - we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper. ALBERT EINSTEIN

At the same time, as social beings, we are moved in the relations with our fellow beings by such feelings as sympathy, pride, hate, need for power, pity, and so on. ALBERT EINSTEIN

A human being is a part of the whole, called by us ALBERT EINSTEIN

The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder. ALBERT EINSTEIN

The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one. ALBERT EINSTEIN
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All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. ALBERT EINSTEIN

I used to go away for weeks in a state of confusion. ALBERT EINSTEIN

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people. ALBERT EINSTEIN


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