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Albert Einstein Quotes

(1879-1955), German-born American Physicist

The distinctions separating the social classes are false; in the last analysis they rest on force.

Category: Class

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Category: Common Sense

One strength of the communist system of the East is that it has some of the character of a religion and inspires the emotions of a religion.

Category: Communism And Socialism

On the other hand, the concept owes its meaning and its justification exclusively to the totality of the sense impressions which we associate with it.

Category: Concepts

You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.

Category: Conflict

It gives me great pleasure indeed to see the stubbornness of an incorrigible nonconformist warmly acclaimed.

Category: Conformity

Confusion of goals and perfection of means seems, in my opinion, to characterize our age.

Category: Confusion

Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it.

Category: Conscience

A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depend on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the same measure as I have received and am still receiving.

Category: Cooperation

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.

Category: Cooperation

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.

Category: Cooperation

The ideas that have lighted my way and, time after time, have given me new courage to face life cheerfully have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth.

Category: Courage

To put it boldly, it is the attempt at a posterior reconstruction of existence by the process of conceptualization.

Category: Courage

The legs are the wheels of creativity.

Category: Creativity

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Category: Creativity