Albert Einstein’s was not only famous because of his conceptualization of Theory of Relativity. He was also famous due to philosophical and even witty words that elicited even more respect for him. Not only in the world of academics but in the world of ordinary people who may not understand a thing about his mathematical theories, quotes by Albert Einstein reverberates until today.
Albert Einstein was not only considered a contemporary genius, he was also known for stating revolutionary ideas that inspires both the imaginative and the realists. Here are some of his most popular quotes that may interest you and propel you to share among your friends and loved ones.
“Nature shows us only the tail of the lion. But there is no doubt in my mind that the lion belongs with it even if he cannot reveal himself to the eye all at once because of his huge dimension.”
“I am by heritage a Jew, by citizenship a Swiss, and by makeup a human being, and only a human being, without any special attachment to any state or national entity whatsoever.”
“As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.”
Among this world renown scientist’s academic works, the Theory of Relativity was the most popular and even this, there are quotes by Albert Einstein that make the theory a little simpler for ordinary or struggling learners. Here it is:
“When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute — and it’s longer than any hour. That’s relativity.”
Other interesting quotes by Albert Einstein on different topics are the following:
“The most beautiful experience we can have is the mysterious. It is the fundamental emotion that stands at the cradle of true art and true science. Whoever does not know it and can no longer wonder, no longer marvel, is as good as dead, and his eyes are dimmed.”
“Nationalism is an infantile sickness. It is the measles of the human race.”