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.


I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university.     

Albert Einstein

Before God we are all equally wise and equally foolish.

Albert Einstein

I cannot conceive of a God who rewards and punishes his creatures, or has a will of the type of which we are conscious in ourselves. An individual who should survive his physical death is also beyond my comprehension, nor do I wish it otherwise; such notions are for the fears or absurd egoism of feeble souls.     

Albert Einstein

Coincidence is God's way of remaining anonymous.     

Albert Einstein

A happy man is too satisfied with the present to dwell too much on the future.

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Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Albert Einstein

You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.

Albert Einstein

I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. Its because of them I'm doing it myself.

Albert Einstein

Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.

Albert Einstein

Man must cease attributing his problems to his environment, and learn again to exercise his will - his personal responsibility.     

Albert Einstein

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.     

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.

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

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

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Our separation of each other is an optical illusion of consciousness.     

Albert Einstein

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.     

Albert Einstein

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.

Albert Einstein

One must not attempt to justify them, but rather to sense their nature simply and clearly.

Albert Einstein

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.     

Albert Einstein

The person who follows the crowd will usually go no further than the crowd. The person who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever seen before.

Albert Einstein

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

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Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking.

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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.

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No, this trick won't work...How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love?     

Albert Einstein

Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.

Albert Einstein

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds     

Albert Einstein

Before God, we are all equally wise, and equally foolish.

Albert Einstein

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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Let every man judge according to his own standards, by what he has himself read, not by what others tell him.     

Albert Einstein

We dance for laughter, we dance for tears, we dance for madness, we dance for fears, we dance for hopes, we dance for screams, we are the dancers, we create the dreams.

Albert Einstein