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“Out of clutter, find simplicity. From discord, find harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”
Albert Einstein, The Quotable Einstein
“He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.”
Albert Einstein
“Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom.”
Albert Einstein
tags: mind
“One cannot alter a condition with the same mind set that created it in the first place.”
Albert Einstein
“If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?”
Albert Einstein
“I believe that Gandhi’s views were the most enlightened of all the political men in our time. We should strive to do things in his spirit: not to use violence in fighting for our cause, but by non-participation in anything you believe is evil.”
Albert Einstein
“Our separation from each other is an optical illusion.”
Albert Einstein
“Everyone must become their own person, however frightful that may be.”
Albert Einstein
“Great spirits have always encountered 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.”
Albert Einstein
“It occurred to me by intuition, and music was the driving force behind that intuition. My discovery was the result of musical perception.”
Albert Einstein
“The bigotry of the nonbeliever is for me nearly as funny as the bigotry of the believer.”
Albert Einstein
“Intelligence is not the ability to store information, but to know where to find it.”
Albert Einstein
“Always do what's right; this will gratify some and astonish the rest”
Albert Einstein
“Older men start wars, but younger men fight them. ”
Albert Einstein
“To punish me for my contempt for authority, fate made me an authority myself.”
Albert Einstein
“A society's competitive advantage will come not from how well its schools teach the multiplication and periodic tables, but from how well they stimulate imagination and creativity.”
Albert Einstein
“Truth is what stands the test of experience. ”
Albert Einstein
“Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.”
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.”
Albert Einstein
“Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.”
Albert Einstein
“It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.”
Albert Einstein
“Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.”
Albert Einstein
“To dwell on the things that depress or anger us does not help in overcoming them. One must knock them down alone.”
Albert Einstein
“You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother.”
Albert Einstein
“What I see in Nature is a magnificent structure that we can comprehend only very imperfectly, and that must fill a thinking person with a feeling of humility. This is a genuinely religious feeling that has nothing to do with mysticism.”
Albert Einstein
“Pure mathematics is in its way the poetry of logical ideas.”
Albert Einstein
“I believe in Spinoza's God, who reveals Himself in the lawful harmony of the world, not in a God who concerns Himself with the fate and the doings of mankind...

to Rabbi Herbert Goldstein (1929)”
Albert Einstein
“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. (1945)”
Albert Einstein
“My pacifism is an instinctive feeling, a feeling that possesses me because the murder of men is disgusting. My attitude is not derived from any intellectual theory but is based on my deepest antipathy to every kind of cruelty and hatred.”
Albert Einstein
“Gravitation cannot be held responsible for people falling in love. How on earth can you explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love? Put your hand on a stove for a minute and it seems like an hour. Sit with that special girl for an hour and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.”
Albert Einstein
tags: love


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