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 process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.

Albert Einstein

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.

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Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose he knows not, though he senses it. But without deeper reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.

Albert Einstein

Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.

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That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.     

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

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

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Nonsense, seems to sum up everything.     

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Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.     

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We owe a lot to the Indians, who taught us how to count, without which no worthwhile scientific discovery could have been made.     

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Make everything as simple as possible, but not simpler.

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Try not to become a man of success but a man of value.

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The value of a man resides in what he gives and not in what he is capable of receiving.     

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We all try to escape pain and death, while we seek what is pleasant.

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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.     

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Life is like riding a bicycle. In order to keep your balance, you must keep moving.

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There is no logical way to the discovery of these elemental laws. There is only the way of intuition, which is helped by a feeling for the order lying behind the appearance.     

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Innovation is not the product of logical thought, even though the final product is tied to a logical structure.

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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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Nationalism is an infantile thing. It is the measles of mankind.

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Games are the most elevated form of investigation.     

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Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.

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Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.

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Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.

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Pure mathematics is, in its way, the poetry of logical ideas.     

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It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.

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Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by it’s ability to climb a tree, it will live it’s whole life thinking it’s stupid.

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

Albert Einstein

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.

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Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.The important thing is not to stop questioning.     

Albert Einstein