Quotes by Albert Einstein

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.


Nothing will benefit human health and increase the chances for survival of life on Earth as much as the evolution to a vegetarian diet.


Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.


The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to me contemptible.


The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose a holy curiosity.


The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and science.


The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is at all comprehensible.


The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.


To punish me for my contempt for authority, fate made me an authority myself.


Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.