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Albert Einstein ( 1879~1958 )

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


Things should be made as simple as possible, but no simpler.


Gravitation cannot be held responsible for falling in love.


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


Generations to come will scarce believe that such a one as this walked the earth in flesh and blood.


If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.


I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.


Great spirits have always faced violent protest from mediocre minds.

The world we've made, as a result of the level of thinking we have done thus far, creates problems we cannot solve at the same level of thinking.


Any fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction


All our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike--and yet it is the most precious thing we have.


The world we've made, as a result of the level of thinking we have done thus far, creates problems we cannot solve at the same level of thinking.


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.


Memorable Quotes

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

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

If A equals success, then the formula is: A = X+Y+Z. X is work. Y is play. Z is keep your mouth shut.

You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother.

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

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

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

I am thankful for all of those who said 'No' to me. Its because of them I’m doing it myself.

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

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

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

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 Quotes cards

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

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

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

Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

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

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

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue.
If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.