Albert Einstein Quotes On Eduction, Love, Life & Imagination
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150 Albert Einstein Quotes On Eduction, Love, Life & Imagination

Albert Einstein is widely regarded as one of the most influential physicists of the 20th century. and just might be the most famous scientist to have ever lived. He is best known to the general public for his mass-energy equivalence formula E = mc^2, which has been dubbed “the world’s most famous equation”. he was awarded the Nobel Prize for his services to theoretical physics in 1921. Einstein shared a lot of wisdom and insight on Eduction, Love, Life, Imagination, and the world in general, Here are 150 of Albert Einstein’s most insightful quotes:

TOP 150 Albert Einstein Quotes and Sayings

Top 10 Albert Einstein Quotes

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

“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

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

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.” – Albert Einstein

“Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.” – 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

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

“We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.” – Albert Einstein

“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former.” – Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein Quotes With Images

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"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
“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
"A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.'' - Albert Einstein
“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.” – Albert Einstein

Famous Albert Einstein Quotes

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“Never memorize something that you can look up.”

“The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it”

“Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hopes of reward after death.”

“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.”

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

“Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized.”

“As a human being, one has been endowed with just enough intelligence to be able to see clearly how utterly inadequate that intelligence is when confronted with what exists.”

“Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.”

“Joy in looking and comprehending is nature’s most beautiful gift.”

“Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds.”

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

“A man should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.”

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

“Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.”

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

“If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts.”

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

“Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.”

“Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex… It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.”

“Unthinking respect for authority is the greatest enemy of truth.”

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

“Truth is what stands the test of experience.”

“I am by heritage a Jew, by citizenship a Swiss, and by makeup a human being, and only a human being, without any special attachment to any state or national entity whatsoever.”

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

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

“In order to be an immaculate member of a flock of sheep, one must above all be a sheep oneself.”

“The faster you go, the shorter you are.”

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

“The value of a man should be seen in what he gives and not in what he is able to receive.”

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

“The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there’s no risk of accident for someone who’s dead.”

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

“Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.”

“Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.”

Inspirational Albert Einstein Quotes

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“All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded the individual.”

“We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness, we dance for fears, we dance for hopes, we dance for screams, we are the dancers, we create the dreams.”

“The only real valuable thing is intuition.”

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

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

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

“In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.”

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

“Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.”

“It is only to the individual that a soul is given.”

“The years of anxious searching in the dark, with their intense longing, their alternations of confidence and exhaustion, and final emergence into light—only those who have experienced it can understand that.”

Funny Albert Einstein Quotes

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“When the solution is simple, God is answering.”

“Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.”

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

“Before God we are all equally wise – and equally foolish.”

“Coincidence is God’s way of remaining anonymous.”

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

“The only way to escape the corruptible effect of praise is to go on working.”

“If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor.”

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

“The woman who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The woman who walks alone is likely to find herself in places no one has ever been before.”

“I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be.”

“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.”

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

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

“Black holes are where God divided by zero.”

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

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

“Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.”

“A question that sometimes drives me hazy: am I or are the others crazy?”

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

Albert Einstein Quotes About Time

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

“A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life are based on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving.”

“The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.”

“Most teachers waste their time by asking questions that are intended to discover what a pupil does not know, whereas the true art of questioning is to discover what the pupil does know or is capable of knowing.”

“There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.”

Albert Einstein Quotes About Education

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“Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.”

“It seems to me that the idea of a personal God is an anthropological concept which I cannot take seriously. I also cannot imagine some will or goal outside the human sphere… Science has been charged with undermining morality, but the charge is unjust. A man’s ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties and needs; no religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.”

“It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not yet entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry”

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

“If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well enough.”

“The great moral teachers of humanity were, in a way, artistic geniuses in the art of living.”

“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 Quotes About Love

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“I love to travel, but I hate to arrive.”

“Nothing truly valuable arises from ambition or from a mere sense of duty; it stems rather from love and devotion towards men and towards objective things.”

Albert Einstein Quotes About War

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“I would teach peace rather than war. I would inculcate love rather than hate.”

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

“Force always attracts men of low morality.”

Albert Einstein Quotes About Imagination

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“The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.”

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited, whereas imagination embraces the entire world, stimulating progress, giving birth to evolution.”

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

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

“Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions.”

“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.”

“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.”

“Out yonder there was this huge world, which exists independently of us human beings and which stands before us like a great, eternal riddle, at least partially accessible to our inspection and thinking. The contemplation of this world beckoned like a liberation…”

“I never made one of my discoveries through the process of rational thinking”

“Everything is determined, the beginning as well as the end, by forces over which we have no control. It is determined for the insect, as well as for the star. Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper.”

“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. The mediocre mind is incapable of understanding the man who refuses to bow blindly to conventional prejudices and chooses instead to express his opinions courageously and honestly.”

“Our task must be to free ourselves… by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and it’s beauty.”

“I believe in intuitions and inspirations. I sometimes feel that I am right. I do not know that I am.”

“I very rarely think in words at all. A thought comes, and I may try to express it in words afterwards.”

“We shall require a substantially new manner of thinking if mankind is to survive.”

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

“A human being is part of a whole called by us the universe.”

“That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.”

“The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.”

“The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious.”

Albert Einstein Quotes About Life

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“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.”

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

“Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.”

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”

“If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut.”

“Hail to the man who went through life always helping others, knowing no fear, and to whom aggressiveness and resentment are alien.”

“From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that we are here for the sake of each other – above all for those upon whose smile and well-being our own happiness depends, and also for the countless unknown souls with whose fate we are connected by a bond of sympathy. Many times a day I realize how much my own outer and inner life is built upon the labors of my fellow men, both living and dead, and how earnestly I must exert myself in order to give in return as much as I have received.”

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

“Although I am a typical loner in my daily life, my awareness of belonging to the invisible community of those who strive for truth, beauty, and justice has prevented me from feelings of isolation.”

“The monotony and solitude of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.”

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

“The important thing is to not stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existence. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery each day. – Albert Einstein”

“Strange is our situation here on Earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know: that man is here for the sake of other men – above all for those upon whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.”

“Let us not forget that human knowledge and skills alone cannot lead humanity to a happy and dignified life”

“There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.”

“A happy man is too satisfied with the present to dwell too much on the future.”

“Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.”

Albert Einstein Quotes About Learning

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“Once you stop learning, you start dying.”

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.”

“The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.”

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

“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.”

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

“The only source of knowledge is experience.”

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

“We can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.”

“Information is not knowledge.”

Albert Einstein Quotes About Science

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

“The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.”

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

“The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.”

“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.”

“All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree.”

“Science can flourish only in an atmosphere of free speech.”

“We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.”

Albert Einstein Quotes Technology

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“The human spirit must prevail over technology.”

“Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.”

“I believe in standardizing automobiles. I do not believe in standardizing human beings.”

“Invention is not the product of logical thought, even though the final product is tied to a logical structure.”

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