Albert Einstein Quotes

Albert Einstein (1879-1955). Nobel Prize-winning (1921) German-born scientist who developed the general theory of relativity. His name is synonymous with genius.

Albert Einstein on the Effects of Examinations

One had to cram all this stuff into one’s mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year. Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein on Intellect

We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality. Albert Einstein


Einstein on the Unknown

The difference between what the most and the least learned people know is inexpressibly trivial in relation to that which is unknown. Albert Einstein

Einstein on Service

The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule. Albert Einstein

Einstein on Research

If we knew what we were doing, it wouldn’t be called research, would it? Albert Einstein

Einstein on Value of a Man

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

Einstein on Fantasy

The gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. Albert Einstein

Einstein on Curiosity

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