Wisdom Of A Genius: 15 Motivation Quotes From Albert Einstein

Respected as one of the most brilliant minds in the field of modern physics and looked up to by just about everyone as a genius with profound wisdom, Albert Einstein has changed the world and humanity in more ways than one. Get to know what he has to say with regard to various aspects in life, and be inspired by these words of wisdom only a true genius can impart:

1. On imagination:

“Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions. Imagination is more important than knowledge.”

2. On curiosity:

“I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.”

3. On the search for truth:

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

4. On being fully in the present:

“Any man who can drive safely while kissing a pretty girl is simply not giving the kiss the attention it deserves.”

5. On the importance of action:

“The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.”

6. On perseverance:

“It’s not that I’m so smart; it’s just that I stay with problems longer.”

7. On making mistakes:

“A person who never made a mistake never tried anything new.”

8. On encountering adversity:

“Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.”

9. On the true source of knowledge:

“Information is not knowledge. The only source of knowledge is experience.”

10. On valuing individual differences:

“Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.”

11. On simplicity:

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

12. On creating value:

“Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value.”

13. On giving back:

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.”

14. On how to achieve peace:

"Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding."

15. On what truly matters in life:

“Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.”

Among these 15 quotes, which one spoke to you the most? Which do you find most relevant to what you’re currently facing in life, and how do you intend to apply the wisdom it imparts to you? Einstein was one of the greatest minds that ever shaped the world and life as humanity now knows it, and his name will go down in history as one of the most influential thinkers ever. Soak up the knowledge and wisdom he has imparted and find its practical applications in your daily life, to keep his legacy living on and guide you better in how you live your life as well.



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