Einstein Related Quotes
Imagination ist alles. Es ist die vorschau des lebens auf die kommenden attraktionen.
If one could see an infinite distance, they would observe the back of their head. That is Einstein's theory in a nut-shell".
“Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.”
As Albert Einstein once said to me: "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity." But what is much more widespread than the actual stupidity is the playing stupid, turning off your ear, not listening, not seeing. . . playing helpless.
Physicists have a bias to aspire to be "seers" like Einstein rather than "craftspeople" who do simple and practical research. I have seen that in economics departments. The same must be true to some extent in other departments.
I was never top of the class at school, but my classmates must have seen potential in me, because my nickname was Einstein.
As a citizen, as a public scientist, I can tell you that Einstein essentially overturned a so strongly established paradigm of science, whereas Darwin didn't really overturn a science paradigm.
“Politics is a pendulum whose swings between anarchy and tyranny are fueled by perpetually rejuvenated illusions.”