Albert Einstein Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old Albert Einstein quotes, Albert Einstein sayings, and Albert Einstein proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


The higher the buildings, the lower the morals.The higher the buildings, the lower the morals.

Albert Einstein

Only morality in our actions can give beauty and dignity to life.

Albert Einstein

No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.     

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.     

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Well-being and happiness never appeared to me as an absolute aim. I am even inclined to compare such moral aims to the ambitions of a pig.     

Albert Einstein

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.

Albert Einstein

Failing isn't bad when you learn what not to do.

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Physics is an attempt conceptually to grasp reality as something that is considered to be independent of its being observed. In this sense one speaks of physical reality.

Albert Einstein

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.

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For us physicists believe the separation between past, present, and future is only an illusion, although a convincing one.     

Albert Einstein

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existence. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery each day.     

Albert Einstein

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.     

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This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism on command, senseless violence and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism     

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If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.

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Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.

Albert Einstein

It is important to foster individuality, for only the individual can produce the new ideas.     

Albert Einstein

We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.

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

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Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.

Albert Einstein

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.

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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.

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The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.

Albert Einstein

The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.

Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge.     

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

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Assumptions are made and most assumptions are wrong.     

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The payment of the worker is not determined by the value of his product.

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Capitalism has brought with it progress, not merely in production but also in knowledge.     

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

Albert Einstein

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex. It takes a touch of genius and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.     

Albert Einstein