March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955


146 Greatest Quotes By Albert Einstein

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one. Albert Einstein
Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized. Albert Einstein
I don't try to imagine a personal God; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it. Albert Einstein
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen. Albert Einstein
An empty stomach is not a good political adviser. Albert Einstein
Nothing truly valuable can be achieved except by the unselfish cooperation of many individuals. Albert Einstein
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions. Albert Einstein
The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits. Albert Einstein
I am neither especially clever nor especially gifted. I am only very, very curious. Albert Einstein
Since the mathematicians have invaded the theory of relativity I do not understand it myself any more. Albert Einstein
Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent People Ignore. Albert Einstein
artificial intellegance is no match for natural stupidity. Albert Einstein
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough. Albert Einstein
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it. Albert Einstein
If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity. Albert Einstein
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge. Albert Einstein
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible. Albert Einstein
Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters. Albert Einstein
Aucun destin ne justifierait une quelconque exaltation de quiconque. Albert Einstein
Don't listen to the person who has the answers; listen to the person who has the questions. Albert Einstein
I'm more interested in the future than in the past, because the future is where I intend to live. Albert Einstein
I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity. Albert Einstein
Thinking is hard work; that's why so few do it. Albert Einstein
The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift. Albert Einstein
A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy? Albert Einstein
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's books and write your own. 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
I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn. Albert Einstein
You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else. Albert Einstein
Everything that exists in your life, does so because of two things: something you did or something you didn't do. Albert Einstein
I do not believe in the immortality of the individual, and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern without any superhuman authority behind it. Albert Einstein
Even on the most solemn occasions I got away without wearing socks and hid that lack of civilization in high boots. Albert Einstein
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. Albert Einstein
If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it? Albert Einstein
You never fail until you stop trying. Albert Einstein
The only thing that you absolutely have to know, is the location of the library. Albert Einstein
A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it. Albert Einstein
It is my view that the vegetarian manner of living, by its purely physical effect on the human temperament, would most beneficially influence the lot of mankind. Albert Einstein
The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything. Albert Einstein
Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler. Albert Einstein
Something deeply hidden had to be behind things. Albert Einstein
Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better. Albert Einstein
Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift. Albert Einstein
Small is the number of them that see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts. Albert Einstein
You can't use an old map to explore a new world. Albert Einstein
Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. Albert Einstein
Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity. From discord find harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein
It is not that I'm so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer. Albert Einstein
To be free means to be independent, not to be influenced by what others think and say. Albert Einstein