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Albert Einstein
March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955
Nationality: German
Category: Physicist
Subcategory: German Physicist

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


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


You ask me if I keep a notebook to record my great ideas. I've only ever had one.


Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them.


A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.


The environment is everything that isn't me.


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


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


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


People love chopping wood. In this activity one immediately sees results.


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


I do not believe in immortality of the individual, and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern with no superhuman authority behind it.


The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule.


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.


Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.


Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them!


Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be.


It was the experience of mystery - even if mixed with fear - that engendered religion.


When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.


I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination.


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