Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein was a "German-born Swiss-American theoretical physicist, philosopher and author. He is often regarded as the father of modern physics." [source: Wikipedia.org]. Einstein was born on Pi Day 01879 (i.e. 3/14/01879) and he died on 18 April 01955.

Intelligence and character of the masses are incomparably lower
than the intelligence and character of the few who produce something
valuable for the community.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [intelligence/character]

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [education]

The difference between what the most and the least learned
people know is trivial in relation to that which is unknown.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [life]

Computers are incredibly fast, accurate, and stupid;
humans are incredibly slow, inaccurate and brilliant;
together they are powerful beyond imagination.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [computing]

Do not worry about your difficulties in mathematics,
I assure you that mine are greater.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [math]

Everything that is really great and inspiring is
created by the individual who can labor in freedom.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [freedom/labor]

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger and more complex.
It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage to move in
the opposite direction.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [genius]

I have no special talents, I am only passionately curious.
-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [passion]

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [peace]

The search for truth is more precious than its possession.
-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [life]

If A equals success, then the formula is: A = X + Y + Z,
then X is work, Y is play, Z is keep your mouth shut.

-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [life]

The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits.
-- Albert Einstein (01879-01955) {German-born theoretical physicist; more...} [intelligence]

The ability to talk about music and mathematics
and physics with him was extraordinary.

-- Peter Neumann (?????-) {" Expect the Unexpected" ACM Ubiquity interview; more...} [einstein]


Creator: Gerald Thurman [gthurman@gmail.com]
Created: 18 April 2010
Last Modified: Friday, 06-Sep-2013 06:23:39 MST