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Albert Einstein quotes

You can't blame gravity for falling in love.

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

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

The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.

I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

As far as I'm concerned, I prefer silent vice to ostentatious virtue.

That deep emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.

Small is the number of people who see with their eyes and think with their minds.

Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature.

Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift.

The high destiny of the individual is to serve rather than to rule.

We should take care not to make the intellect our god; it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.

Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.

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

Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.

I do not believe in the God of theology who rewards good and punishes evil.

There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.

I want to know all Gods thoughts; all the rest are just details.

Morality is of the highest importance - but for us, not for God.