Q – Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein 1879 – 1955 was a German physicist who won the Nobel Peace Prize for Physics in 1921.

 

‘Try not to become a man of success, but rather to become a man of value’

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‘Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted’

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‘Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them’

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‘The only source of knowledge is experience’

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‘Reading, after a certain age, diverts the mind too much from its creative pursuits. Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little, falls into lazy habits of thinking’

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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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‘Before God we are all equally wise – and equally foolish’

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‘I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones’

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‘I never think of the future – it comes soon enough’

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‘I never teach my pupils. I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn’

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‘Imagination is more important than knowledge’

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‘It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education’

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‘Science without religion is lame, religion without Science is blind’

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‘Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new’

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‘Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler’

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‘The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science’

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‘It is the supreme art of a teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge’

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‘The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing’

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‘Truth is what stands the test of experience’

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‘Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen’

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