Quotes by Albert Einstein

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
– Albert Einstein
Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts.
– Albert Einstein
Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions which differ from the prejudices of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.
– Albert Einstein
Force always attracts men of low morality.
– Albert Einstein
Formal symbolic representation of qualitative entities is doomed to its rightful place of minor significance in a world where flowers and beautiful women abound.
– Albert Einstein
Generations to come will scarce believe that such a one as this walked the earth in flesh and blood.
– Albert Einstein
God always takes the simplest way.
– Albert Einstein
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
– Albert Einstein
God does not play dice.
– Albert Einstein
God may be subtle, but he isn't plain mean.
– Albert Einstein
Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
– Albert Einstein
He who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead; his eyes are closed.
– Albert Einstein
He who joyfully marches in rank and file has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would suffice.
– Albert Einstein
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism - how passionately I hate them!
– Albert Einstein
How I wish that somewhere there existed an island for those who are wise and of goodwill! In such a place even I would be an ardent patriot.
– Albert Einstein
How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose he knows not, though he senses it. But without deeper reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.
– Albert Einstein
How vile and despicable war seems to me! I would rather be hacked to pieces than take part in such an abominable business.
– Albert Einstein
Human beings must have action; and they will make it if they cannot find it.
– Albert Einstein
Humanity has every reason to place the proclaimers of high moral standards and values above the discoverers of objective truth. What humanity own to personalities like Buddha, Moses, and Jesus ranks for me higher than all the achievements of the of the inquiring constructive mind.
– Albert Einstein
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
– Albert Einstein