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Imagination is more important than knowledge. Albert Einstein
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It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. Albert Einstein
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Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former. Albert Einstein
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A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. Albert Einstein
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Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. Albert Einstein
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I do not know with what weapons World War 3 will be fought, but World War 4 will be fought with sticks and stones. Albert Einstein
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Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. Albert Einstein
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michaelj72 added Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.
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I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity. Albert Einstein
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Intellectuals solve problems; geniuses prevent them. Albert Einstein
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michaelj72 added Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop questioning.
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Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand. Albert Einstein
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Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts. Albert Einstein
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Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. Albert Einstein
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I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious. Albert Einstein
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michaelj72 added The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.
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Education is the progressive realization of our ignorance. Albert Einstein
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In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein
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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. Albert Einstein
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Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. Albert Einstein
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michaelj72 added Adversity introduces a man to himself.
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God does not play dice with the universe. Albert Einstein
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"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein
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I never think of the future. It comes soon enough. Albert Einstein
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Hunger, love, pain, fear are some of those inner forces which rule the individual's instinct for self preservation. Albert Einstein