Life Lessons From Albert Einstein

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

Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized.

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

4. If
people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we
are a sorry lot indeed.

5. A perfection of means, and confusion of aims,
seems to be our main problem.

6. Love is a better teacher than

7. If you can’t explain it simply, you don’t understand it well

8. No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness
that created it.

9. Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again
and expecting different results.

10. Learn from yesterday, live for
today, hope for tomorrow.

11. It has become appallingly obvious that our
technology has exceeded our humanity.

12. Everything that can be counted
does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be

13. Force always attracts men of low morality.

Everything should be as simple as it is, but not simpler.

15. A man
should look for what is, and not for what he thinks should be.

16. Any
man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits
of thinking.

17. A person who never made a mistake never tried anything

18. It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative
expression and knowledge.

19. Anyone who doesn’t take truth seriously in
small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either.

20. Great spirits
have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in

22. Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you

23. Anger dwells only in the bosom of fools.

Information is not knowledge.

25. Never lose a holy curiosity.