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quote by Albert Einstein: The true definition of madness is repeating the same action, over and over, hoping for a different result. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The true definition of madness is repeating the same action, over and over, hoping for a different result.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I don't need to know everything, I just need to know where to find it, when I need it. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

I don't need to know everything, I just need to know where to find it, when I need it.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Don't let your brain interfere with your heart. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Don't let your brain interfere with your heart.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Thinking is hard work; that's why so few do it. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Thinking is hard work; that's why so few do it.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness, call it Intuition or what you will, the solution comes to you and you don't know how or why. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The intellect has little to do on the road to discovery. There comes a leap in consciousness, call it Intuition or what you will, the solution comes to you and you don't know how or why.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Experience is knowledge. All the rest is information. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Experience is knowledge. All the rest is information.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The more I learn, the more I realize I don't know.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Genius abhors consensus because when consensus is reached, thinking stops. Stop nodding your head. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Genius abhors consensus because when consensus is reached, thinking stops. Stop nodding your head.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Mankind invented the atomic bomb, but no mouse would ever construct a mousetrap. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Mankind invented the atomic bomb, but no mouse would ever construct a mousetrap.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Once you stop learning, you start dying. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Once you stop learning, you start dying.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The more I study science, the more I believe in God. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The more I study science, the more I believe in God.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Success comes from curiosity, concentration, perseverance and self criticism. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Success comes from curiosity, concentration, perseverance and self criticism.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Everything that exists in your life, does so because of two things: something you did or something you didn't do. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Everything that exists in your life, does so because of two things: something you did or something you didn't do.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: There is no vaccine against stupidity. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

There is no vaccine against stupidity.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The only thing that you absolutely have to know is the location of the library. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The only thing that you absolutely have to know is the location of the library.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Genius is 1% talent and 99% percent hard work. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Genius is 1% talent and 99% percent hard work.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: A ship is always safe at the shore, but that is not what it is built for. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

A ship is always safe at the shore, but that is not what it is built for.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Learning is experience. Everything else is just information. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Learning is experience. Everything else is just information.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: At least once a day, allow yourself the freedom to think and dream for yourself. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

If I were to remain silent, I'd be guilty of complicity.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: If there is any religion that could respond to the needs of modern science, it would be Buddhism. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

If there is any religion that could respond to the needs of modern science, it would be Buddhism.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Nothing happens until something moves. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Nothing happens until something moves.

--Albert Einstein

Longer Version:

Nothing happens until something moves. When something vibrates, the electrons of the entire universe resonate with it. Everything is connected.


quote by Albert Einstein: Love is a better master than duty. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Love is a better master than duty.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: It is not that I'm so smart. But I stay with the questions much longer. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Logic will get you from A to Z; imagination will get you everywhere. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Indeed, it is not intellect, but intuition which advances humanity. Intuition tells man his purpose in this life. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Indeed, it is not intellect, but intuition which advances humanity. Intuition tells man his purpose in this life.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: 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. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Be a voice not an echo. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Be a voice not an echo.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The intuitive mind is a sacred gift. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The intuitive mind is a sacred gift.

--Albert Einstein

Longer Version:

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.


quote by Albert Einstein: The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth.

--Albert Einstein

Longer Version:

The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. Without the sense of kinship with men of like mind, without the occupation with the objective world, the eternally unattainable in the field of art and scientific endeavors, life would have seemed to the empty. The trite objects of human efforts — possessions, outward success, luxury—have always seemed to me contemptible.


quote by Albert Einstein: The legs are the wheels of creativity. with background image: circular light bokei wallpaper
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The legs are the wheels of creativity.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Imagination is the most powerful force in the universe. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Imagination is the most powerful force in the universe.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The important things are always simple. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The important things are always simple.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Most of the fundamental ideas of science are essentially simple, and may, as a rule, be expressed in a language comprehensible to everyone.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I am not a genius, I am just curious. I ask many questions. and when the answer is simple, then God is answering. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

I am not a genius, I am just curious. I ask many questions. and when the answer is simple, then God is answering.

--Albert Einstein

quote by Albert Einstein: If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Truth is what stands the test of experience. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Truth is what stands the test of experience.

--Albert Einstein

quote by Albert Einstein: Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: If a man aspires towards a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from injury to animals. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

If a man aspires towards a righteous life, his first act of abstinence is from injury to animals.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted in important affairs. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The true value of a human being can be found in the degree to which he has attained liberation from the self. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The true value of a human being can be found in the degree to which he has attained liberation from the self.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I am not yet completely sure about the universe. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I am not yet completely sure about the universe.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: When forced to summarize the general theory of relativity in one sentence: Time and space and gravitation have no separate existence from matter. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

When forced to summarize the general theory of relativity in one sentence: Time and space and gravitation have no separate existence from matter.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Creativity is seeing what everyone else has seen, and thinking what no one else has thought. with background image: yellow, orange, red, green, and blue abstract painting
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Creativity is seeing what everyone else has seen, and thinking what no one else has thought.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they will change. Invariably they are both disappointed. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Men marry women with the hope they will never change. Women marry men with the hope they will change. Invariably they are both disappointed.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The person who reads too much and uses his brain too little will fall into lazy habits of thinking. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The person who reads too much and uses his brain too little will fall into lazy habits of thinking.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Time is an illusion. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Time is an illusion.

--Albert Einstein

Longer Version:

Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.


quote by Albert Einstein: What I seek to accomplish is simply to serve with my feeble capacity truth and justice, at the risk of pleasing no one. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

What I seek to accomplish is simply to serve with my feeble capacity truth and justice, at the risk of pleasing no one.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: We should strive to do things in his spirit: not to use violence for fighting for our cause, but by non-participation of anything you believe is evil. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

We should strive to do things in his spirit: not to use violence for fighting for our cause, but by non-participation of anything you believe is evil.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: There are only two ways to live your life. One is as if nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is a miracle. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as if nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is a miracle.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: What counts can't always be counted; what can be counted doesn't always count. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

What counts can't always be counted; what can be counted doesn't always count.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: It is a strange thing to be so widely known, and yet to be so lonely. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

It is a strange thing to be so widely known, and yet to be so lonely.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: When I was young, all I wanted and expected from life was to sit quietly in some corner doing my work without the public paying attention to me. And now see what has become of me. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

When I was young, all I wanted and expected from life was to sit quietly in some corner doing my work without the public paying attention to me. And now see what has become of me.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Nature rarely surrenders one of her magnificent secrets. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Nature rarely surrenders one of her magnificent secrets.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Look into nature, and then you will understand it better. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Look into nature, and then you will understand it better.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The most beautiful gift of nature is that it gives one pleasure to look around and try to comprehend what we see. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The most beautiful gift of nature is that it gives one pleasure to look around and try to comprehend what we see.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Science can flourish only in an atmosphere of free speech. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Science can flourish only in an atmosphere of free speech.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Freedom, in any case, is only possible by constantly struggling for it. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Freedom, in any case, is only possible by constantly struggling for it.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Man is here for the sake of other men -- above all for those upon whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Man is here for the sake of other men -- above all for those upon whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The mind that opens to a new idea never returns to its original size. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The mind that opens to a new idea never returns to its original size.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: My passionate sense of social justice and social responsibility has always contrasted oddly with my pronounced lack of need for direct contact with other human beings and human communities. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

My passionate sense of social justice and social responsibility has always contrasted oddly with my pronounced lack of need for direct contact with other human beings and human communities.

--Albert Einstein

Longer Version:

My passionate sense of social justice and social responsibility has always contrasted oddly with my pronounced lack of need for direct contact with other human beings and human communities. I am truly a 'lone traveler' and have never belonged to my country, my home, my friends, or even my immediate family, with my whole heart; in the face of all these ties, I have never lost a sense of distance and a need for solitude.


quote by Albert Einstein: The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The world will not be destroyed by those who do evil, but by those who watch them without doing anything.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The great moral teachers of humanity were in a way artistic geniuses in the art of living. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: All I have is a sense of duty toward all people and an attachment to those with whom I have become intimate. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

All I have is a sense of duty toward all people and an attachment to those with whom I have become intimate.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: 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. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I must be willing to give up what I am in order to become what I will be. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

It is the duty of every citizen according to his best capacities to give validity to his convictions in political affairs.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Ethical axioms are found and tested not very differently from the axioms of science. Truth is what stands the test of experience. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Ethical axioms are found and tested not very differently from the axioms of science. Truth is what stands the test of experience.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The goal of pacifism is possible only though a supranational organization. To stand unconditionally for this cause is the criterion of true pacifism. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

The goal of pacifism is possible only though a supranational organization. To stand unconditionally for this cause is the criterion of true pacifism.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: My pacifism is not based on any intellectual theory but on a deep antipathy to every form of cruelty and hatred. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

My pacifism is not based on any intellectual theory but on a deep antipathy to every form of cruelty and hatred.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I assert that the cosmic religious experience is the strongest and the noblest driving force behind scientific research. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

I assert that the cosmic religious experience is the strongest and the noblest driving force behind scientific research.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: It is the theory that decides what can be observed. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

It is the theory that decides what can be observed.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Setting an example is not the main means of influencing another, it is the only means. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing another, it is the only means.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Without the sense of fellowship with men of like mind, of preoccupation with the objective, the eternally unattainable in the field of art and scientific research, life would have seemed to me empty. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Without the sense of fellowship with men of like mind, of preoccupation with the objective, the eternally unattainable in the field of art and scientific research, life would have seemed to me empty.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: The only way to escape the corruptible effect of praise is to go on working. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I lived in solitude in the country and noticed how the monotony of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

I lived in solitude in the country and noticed how the monotony of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: I believe that whatever we do or live for has its causality; it is good, however, that we cannot see through to it. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

I believe that whatever we do or live for has its causality; it is good, however, that we cannot see through to it.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Compassionate people are geniuses in the art of living, more necessary to the dignity, security, and joy of humanity than the discoverers of knowledge. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Compassionate people are geniuses in the art of living, more necessary to the dignity, security, and joy of humanity than the discoverers of knowledge.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: What is right is not always popular and what is popular is not always right. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

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

--Albert Einstein


quote by Albert Einstein: Women always worry about things that men forget; men always worry about things women remember. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Women always worry about things that men forget; men always worry about things women remember.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Bureaucracy is the death of all sound work. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Bureaucracy is the death of all sound work.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: A person starts to live when he can live outside himself. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Albert Einstein: Never memorize something that you can look up. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Never memorize something that you can look up.

--Albert Einstein

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