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.


One must shy away from questionable undertakings, even when they bear a high-sounding name.     

Albert Einstein

The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.     

Albert Einstein

Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds.     

Albert Einstein

The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.     

Albert Einstein

The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.     

Albert Einstein

The devil has put a penalty on all things we enjoy in life. Either we suffer in our health, or we suffer in our soul, or we get fat.     

Albert Einstein

The most beautiful things we can experience is the mysterious.     

Albert Einstein

Mystery is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science.     

Albert Einstein

We know from daily life that we exist for other people first of all, for whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.     

Albert Einstein

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.     

Albert Einstein

Life is a great tapestry. The individual is only an insignificant thread in an immense and miraculous pattern.     

Albert Einstein

Astrology is a science in itself and contains an illuminating body of knowledge. It taught me many things and I am greatly indebted to it.     

Albert Einstein

If one day you have to choose between the world and love, remember this: If you choose the world you’ll be left without love, but if you choose love, with it you will conquer the world     

Albert Einstein

Knowledge is realizing that the street is one way; wisdom is looking in both directions anyway.     

Albert Einstein

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.     

Albert Einstein

Matter is spirit reduced to point of visibility.     

Albert Einstein

The distinctions separating the social classes are false; in the last analysis they rest on force.     

Albert Einstein

If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?     

Albert Einstein

Imagination is the highest form of research.     

Albert Einstein

The foundation of morality should not be made dependent on myth nor tied to any authority lest doubt about the myth or about the legitimacy of the authority imperil the foundation of sound judgment and action.     

Albert Einstein

There's no question dolphins are smarter than humans as they play more.     

Albert Einstein

He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.     

Albert Einstein

The legs are the wheels of creativity.     

Albert Einstein

In order to be a perfect member of a flock of sheep, one has to be, foremost, a sheep.     

Albert Einstein

All means prove but a blunt instrument, if they have not behind them a living spirit.     

Albert Einstein

The search for truth is more precious than its possession.     

Albert Einstein

Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.      

Albert Einstein

Nothing happens unless something moves.      

Albert Einstein

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

Albert Einstein

How I wish that somewhere there existed an island for those who are wise and of good will.     

Albert Einstein