Albert Einstein's 40 Greatest Quotes

Albert Einstein’s 40 Greatest Quotes

Today, I’ve compiled a collection of my favorite quotes from Albert Einstein. Enjoy!

1. “Information is not knowledge.”

2. “You never fail until you stop trying.”

3. “A true genius admits that he/she knows nothing.”

4. “Any fool can know. The point is to understand.”

5. “Never memorize something that you can look up.”

6. “Genius is 1% talent and 99% percent hard work…”

7. “Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.”

8. “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.”

9. “The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.”

10. “Excellence is doing a common thing in an uncommon way.”

11. “You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.”

12. “A clever person solves a problem. A wise person avoids it.”

13. “Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.”

14. “The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.”

15. “Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.”

16. “Three great forces rule the world: stupidity, fear, and greed.”

17. “Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.”

18. “I, at any rate, am convinced that He (God) does not throw dice.”

19. “The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.”

20. “I’d rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.”

21. “Everything is determined…by forces over which we have no control.”

22. “Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere.”

23. “Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.”

24. “It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”

25. “The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.”

26. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.”

27. “A ship is always safe at the shore – but that is NOT what it is built for.”

28. “Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”

29. “If you can’t explain it to a six year old, you don’t understand it yourself.”

30. “Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.”

31. “The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.”

32. “What is right is not always popular and what is popular is not always right.”

33. “Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”

34. “The important thing is not to stop questioning; curiosity has its own reason for existing.”

35. “If a cluttered desk is a sign of a cluttered mind, of what, then, is an empty desk a sign?”

36. “Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.”

37. “Common sense is nothing more than a deposit of prejudices laid down by the mind before you reach eighteen.”

38. “Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.”

39. “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.”

40. There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.”

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