Photo: Freebase/Public domain
Quotations

The Best Albert Einstein Quotes  

Reference
4.3k votes 554 voters 24.4k views

List Rules Must be a famous or well-known quote. If a quote is cut off you can hover over the text to see the full quote.

A list of the best Albert Einstein quotes. List is arranged by which ones are the most famous Albert Einstein quotes and which have proven the most popular with visitors to this page. All the top quotes from Albert Einstein should be listed here, but if any were missed you can add more quotes by Albert Einstein at the end of the list. This list includes notable Albert Einstein quotes on various subjects; if you are looking for subject-specific quotes, those can also be found on Ranker along with the authors name.

This list answers the questions, "what is a list of Albert Einstein quotes?" and "what are the most famous Albert Einstein quotes?"

Vote on this Albert Einstein quotations list so that only the greatest Albert Einstein quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. You can also see the subject these historic Albert Einstein quotes displayed to the right of the quote. Don't let your favorite Albert Einstein sayings get to the bottom of the list! (166 items)
list ordered by
1
Imagination is more important than knowledge. Albert Einstein
2
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education. Albert Einstein
3
michaelj72 added Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop questioning.
4
Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former. Albert Einstein
5
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
6
Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school. Albert Einstein
7
I live in that solitude which is painful in youth, but delicious in the years of maturity. Albert Einstein
8
michaelj72 added Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.
9
A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new. Albert Einstein
10
Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either. Albert Einstein
11
Intellectuals solve problems; geniuses prevent them. Albert Einstein
12
Few are those who see with their own eyes and feel with their own hearts. Albert Einstein
13
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
14
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler. Albert Einstein
15
I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious. Albert Einstein
16
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
17
Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands it. Albert Einstein
18
michaelj72 added The measure of intelligence is the ability to change.
19
michaelj72 added Adversity introduces a man to himself.
20
Education is the progressive realization of our ignorance. Albert Einstein
21
Many of the things you can count, don't count. Many of the things you can't count, really count. Albert Einstein
22
"The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits." Albert Einstein
23
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. Albert Einstein
24
Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized. Albert Einstein
25
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough. Albert Einstein