Quotes by Albert Einstein

An empty stomach is not a good political adviser.
– Albert Einstein
An oligarchy of private capital cannot be effectively checked even by a democratically organized political society because under existing conditions, private capitalists inevitably control, directly or indirectly, the main sources of information.
– Albert Einstein
Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.
– Albert Einstein
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex... It takes a touch of genius - and a lot of courage to move in the opposite direction.
– 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
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.
– Albert Einstein
As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue.
– Albert Einstein
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
– Albert Einstein
Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish.
– Albert Einstein
But their intervention makes our acts to serve ever less merely the immediate claims of our instincts.
– Albert Einstein
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
– Albert Einstein
Concern for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations.
– Albert Einstein
Considered logically this concept is not identical with the totality of sense impressions referred to; but it is an arbitrary creation of the human (or animal) mind.
– Albert Einstein
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.
– Albert Einstein
Do you believe in immortality? No, and one life is enough for me.
– Albert Einstein
During the last century, and part of the one before, it was widely held that there was an unreconcilable conflict between knowledge and belief.
– Albert Einstein
Each makes this cosmos and its construction the pivot of his emotional life, in order to find in this way peace and security which he can not find in the narrow whirlpool of personal experience.
– Albert Einstein
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
– Albert Einstein
Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men is primarily based on mutual trust and only secondarily on institutions such as courts of justice and police.
– Albert Einstein
Everything is determined, the beginning as well as the end, by forces over which we have no control. It is determined for insects as well as for the stars. Human beings, vegetables or cosmic dust, we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance.
– Albert Einstein