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Albert Einstein Quotes


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We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
 

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
 

What does a fish know about the water in which it swims all its life?
 

What really interests me is whether God had any choice in the creation of the world.
 

When a blind beetle crawls over the surface of a curved branch, it doesn't notice that the track it has covered is indeed curved. I was lucky enough to notice what the beetle didn't notice.
 

When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute, and it's longer than any hour. That's relativity.
[One Day]
 

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than any talent for abstract, positive thinking.
 

When the solution is simple, God is answering.
 

When you are courting a nice girl an hour seems like a second. When you sit on a red-hot cinder a second seems like an hour. That's relativity.
[Funny]
 

When you look at yourself from a universal standpoint, something inside always reminds or informs you that there are bigger and better things to worry about.
 

When you sit with a nice girl for two hours, you think it's only a minute. But when you sit on a hot stove for a minute, you think it's two hours. That's relativity.
[Time]
 

Whoever is careless with the truth in small matters cannot be trusted with important matters.
 

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the Gods.
 

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.
 

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.
 

You ask me if I keep a notebook to record my great ideas. I've only ever had one.
 

You can never solve a problem on the level on which it was created.
 

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
 

You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.
[Better]
 

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this? And radio operates exactly the same way: you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
 


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