Published on July 1st, 2009 | by Yellow Magpie0
Albert Einstein Quotes: The 20th Century’s Most Famous Scientist
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Here is Yellow Magpie’s pick of the very best Albert Einstein quotes.
‘God does not play dice with the universe.’ – on his disbelief of the Uncertainty Principle.
‘Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind.’
‘Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe.’
‘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.’
‘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 you want your children to be intelligent, read them fairy tales. If you want them to be more intelligent, read them more fairy tales.’
‘The difference between genius and stupidity is; genius has its limits.’
‘Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.’
‘A human being is a part of the whole called by us universe, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feeling as something separated from the rest, a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.’
‘Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.’
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