Albert Einstein Quotes

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?
If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.

6 Albert Einstein Quotes on Science

Creating a new theory is not like destroying an old barn and erecting a skyscraper in its place. It is rather like climbing a mountain, gaining new and wider views, discovering unexpected connections between our starting points and its rich environment. But the point from which we started out still exists and can be seen, although it appears smaller and forms a tiny part of our broad view gained by the mastery of the obstacles on our adventurous way up.

- Albert Einstein

# Science

Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.

- Albert Einstein

# Religion, Science

Black holes are where God divided by zero.

- Albert Einstein

# Funny, Science

Light travels faster than sound, that's why people appear bright until you hear them speak

- Albert Einstein

# Funny, Science

Pure mathematics is in its way the poetry of logical ideas.

- Albert Einstein

# Science

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

- Albert Einstein

7 Albert Einstein Quotes on Spirituality

When the solution is simple, God is answering.

- Albert Einstein

# Spirituality

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

- Albert Einstein

# Spirituality

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.

- Albert Einstein

# Spirituality

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

# Religion, Spirituality

One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality.

- Albert Einstein

# Spirituality

Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.

- Albert Einstein

# Spirituality

Possessions, outward success, publicity, luxury - to me these have always been contemptible. I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best for both the body and the mind.

- Albert Einstein

# Spirituality

5 Albert Einstein Quotes on Intelligence, Creativity and Curiosity

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

- Albert Einstein

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.

- Albert Einstein

It is not that I'm so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer.

- Albert Einstein

Creativity is intelligence having fun.

- Albert Einstein

# Creativity

Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.

- Albert Einstein

3 Albert Einstein Quotes on Success

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

- Albert Einstein

You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.

- Albert Einstein

# Strategy

Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.

- Albert Einstein

# Inspirational

Other Famous Albert Einstein Quotes

The best way to cheer yourself is to cheer somebody else up.

- Albert Einstein

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

- Albert Einstein

I never think of the future – it comes soon enough.

- Albert Einstein

# Future

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.

- Albert Einstein

All generalizations are false, including this one.

- Albert Einstein

Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.

- Albert Einstein

It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

- Albert Einstein

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of truth and knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

- Albert Einstein

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

- 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

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

- Albert Einstein

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

- Albert Einstein

# Funny

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.

- 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

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

- Albert Einstein

# Life, Positive

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

- Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

- Albert Einstein

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

- Albert Einstein

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

- Albert Einstein

Any fool can know. The point is to understand.

- 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

When you trip over love, it is easy to get up. But when you fall in love, it is impossible to stand again.

- Albert Einstein

# Love

Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.

- Albert Einstein

# Truth

What is right is not always popular and what is popular is not always right.

- Albert Einstein

# Wisdom

Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.

- Albert Einstein

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

- Albert Einstein

You can never solve a problem on the level on which it was created.

- Albert Einstein

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

- Albert Einstein

# Happiness

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

- Albert Einstein

God does not play dice with the universe.

- Albert Einstein

Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.

- Albert Einstein

Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits.

- Albert Einstein

It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.

- Albert Einstein

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

- Albert Einstein

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

- 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

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression; in order that every man present his views without penalty there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

- Albert Einstein

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

- Albert Einstein

Student is not a container you have to fill but a torch you have to light up.

- Albert Einstein

The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats.

- Albert Einstein

At least once a day, allow yourself the freedom to think and dream for yourself.

- Albert Einstein

Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it. He who doesn't, pays it.

- Albert Einstein

# Money

Force always attracts men of low morality.

- Albert Einstein

A table, a chair, a bowl of fruit and a violin; what else does a man need to be happy?

- Albert Einstein

# Happiness

Nationalism is an infantile thing. It is the measles of mankind.

- Albert Einstein

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

- Albert Einstein

A society's competitive advantage will come not from how well its schools teach the multiplication and periodic tables, but from how well they stimulate imagination and creativity.

- Albert Einstein

# Creativity

Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

- Albert Einstein

# Truth

It is every man's obligation to put back into the world at least the equivalent of what he takes out of it.

- Albert Einstein

I am a deeply religious nonbeliever. This is a somewhat new kind of religion.

- Albert Einstein

# Religion

There is only one road to human greatness: the road through suffering.

- Albert Einstein

The attempt to combine wisdom and power has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.

- Albert Einstein

We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.

- Albert Einstein