Man tries to make for himself in the fashion that suits him best a simplified and intelligible picture of the world; he then tries to some extent to substitute this cosmos of his for the world of experience, and thus…
Quote by Albert Einstein
You can never solve a problem with the same kind of thinking that created the...
The real difficulty, the difficulty which has baffled the sages of all times, is rather...
It is the theory that decides what can be observed
The horizon of many people is a circle with zero radius which they call their...
Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.
Do you believe in immortality? No, and one life is enough for me.
In order to be an immaculate member of a flock of sheep, one must above...
Never do anything against conscience, even if the state demands it
To punish me for my contempt for authority, fate made me an authority myself.
I believe you should live each day as if it is your last, which is...
Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax.
Man usually avoids attributing cleverness to somebody else unless it is an enemy.
It should be possible to explain the laws of physics to a barmaid.
Why does this applied science, which saves work and makes life easier, bring us so...
Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
One reason why mathematics enjoys special esteem, above all other sciences, is that its laws...
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain; and...
The actual infinite arises in three contexts: first when it is realized in the most...