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 measure of intelligence is the ability to change.     

Albert Einstein

Highly developed spirits often encounter resistance from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.     

Albert Einstein

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day.     

Albert Einstein

Many go fishing all their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.

Albert Einstein

Rejoice with your family in the beautiful land of life!

Albert Einstein

We cannot despair of humanity, since we ourselves are human beings.

Albert Einstein

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

Our death is not an end if we can live on in our children and the younger generation. For they are us, our bodies are only wilted leaves on the tree of life.     

Albert Einstein

Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.

Albert Einstein

The pursuit of knowledge for its own sake, an almost fanatical love of justice and the desire for personal independence, these are the features of the Jewish tradition which make me thank my stars that I belong to it.     

Albert Einstein

But then, after all, we are all alike, for we are all derived from the monkey.

Albert Einstein

A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

Those who are finer and nobler are always alone and necessarily so and that because of this they can enjoy the purity of their own atmosphere.     

Albert Einstein

I lived in solitude in the country and noticed how the monotony of a quiet life stimulates the creative mind.     

Albert Einstein

Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.     

Albert Einstein

This is a question too difficult for a mathematician. It should be asked of a philosopher, when asked about completing his income tax form.     

Albert Einstein

The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax.     

Albert Einstein

I love to travel, but hate to arrive.     

Albert Einstein

The environment is everything that isn't me.     

Albert Einstein

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.     

Albert Einstein

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

Albert Einstein

The most beautiful gift of nature is that it gives one pleasure to look around and try to comprehend what we see.     

Albert Einstein

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

Albert Einstein

Play is the highest form of research.

Albert Einstein

If we knew what we were doing, it wouldn’t be called research.

Albert Einstein

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

Albert Einstein

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.     

Albert Einstein

The tragedy of life is what dies inside a man while he lives.     

Albert Einstein

Morality is of the highest importance - but for us, not for God.     

Albert Einstein

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