Albert Einstein

"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 10)

"Teamwork is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Relativity applies to physics, not ethics."

Rating: 4.83 (Number of Voters: 6)

"As long as there are sovereign nations possessing great power, war is inevitable."

Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Our technology has surpassed our humanity."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

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

Rating: 9.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The fanatical atheists are like slaves who are still feeling the weight of their chains which they have thrown off after hard struggle. They are creatures who--in their grudge against traditional religion as the "opium of the masses"--cannot hear the music of the spheres."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"So long as there are men there will be wars."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"In one's youth every person and every event appear to be unique. With age, one becomes much more aware that similar events recur. Later on, one is less often delighted or surprised, but also less disappointed."

Albert Einstein
Albert Einstein "Letter to Queen Elizabeth of Belgium"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods."

Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

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

Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature."

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"If we knew what we were doing it wouldn't be research."

Rating: 4.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions."

Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"When the solution is simple, God is answering."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Where the world ceases to be the scene of our personal hopes and wishes, where we face it as free beings admiring, asking and observing, there we enter the realm of Art and Science."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."

Rating: 3.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"What does a fish know about the water in which it swims all its life?"

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Time is what a clock measures."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"All religions, arts and sciences are branches of the same tree. All these aspirations are directed toward ennobling man's life, lifting it from the sphere of mere physical existence and leading the individual towards freedom."

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Relativity teaches us the connection between the different descriptions of one and the same reality."

Rating: 6.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"God does not play dice with the universe."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The tragedy of life is what dies in the hearts and souls of people while they live."

Rating: 4.67 (Number of Voters: 6)

"If my theory of relativity is proven correct, Germany will claim me as a German and France will declare that I am a citizen of the world. Should my theory prove untrue, France will say that I am a German and Germany will declare that I am a Jew. "

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"It is a scale of proportions which makes the bad difficult and the good easy."

Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Nature shows us only the tail of the lion. But I do not doubt that the lion belongs to it even though he cannot at once reveal himself because of his enormous size."

Rating: 5.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Rating: 4.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Truth is what stands the test of experience."

Rating: 4.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

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

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."

Rating: 3.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"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."

Rating: 3.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"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."

Rating: 5.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The hardest thing to understand is why we can understand anything at all."

Rating: 2.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

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

Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

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

Rating: 6.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

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

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The release of atomic power has changed everything except our way of thinking [...] the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker."

Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

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

Rating: 5.17 (Number of Voters: 6)

"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."

Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

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

Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous."

Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"The most fundamental question we can ever ask ourselves is whether or not the universe we live in is friendly or hostile."

Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 2)