Quotes by Albert Einstein

I am not only a pacifist but a militant pacifist. I am willing to fight for peace. Nothing will end war unless the people themselves refuse to go to war.
– Albert Einstein
I assert that the cosmic religious experience is the strongest and the noblest driving force behind scientific research.
– Albert Einstein
I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.
– Albert Einstein
I cannot imagine a God who rewards and punishes the objects of his creation and is but a reflection of human frailty.
– Albert Einstein
I consider it important, indeed urgently necessary, for intellectual workers to get together, both to protect their own economic status and, also, generally speaking, to secure their influence in the political field.
– Albert Einstein
I do not believe in immortality of the individual, and I consider ethics to be an exclusively human concern with no superhuman authority behind it.
– Albert Einstein
I do not believe in the God of theology who rewards good and punishes evil.
– Albert Einstein
I do not believe that civilization will be wiped out in a war fought with the atomic bomb. Perhaps two-thirds of the people of the earth will be killed.
– Albert Einstein
I don't know, I don't care, and it doesn't make any difference!
– Albert Einstein
I have just got a new theory of eternity.
– Albert Einstein
I have little patience with scientists who take a board of wood, look for its thinnest part, and drill a great number of holes where drilling is easy.
– Albert Einstein
I have never looked upon ease and happiness as ends in themselves - such an ethical basis I call more proper for a herd of swine. The ideals which have lighted me on my way and time after time given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Truth, Goodness, and Beauty.
– Albert Einstein
I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.
– Albert Einstein
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
– Albert Einstein
I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas.
– Albert Einstein
I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity.
– Albert Einstein
I made one great mistake in my life-when I signed the letter to President Roosevelt recommending that atom bombs be made but there was some justification-the danger that the Germans would make them.
– Albert Einstein
I maintain that cosmic religiousness is the strongest and most noble driving force of scientific research.
– Albert Einstein
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.
– Albert Einstein
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
– Albert Einstein