10 Important Life Lessons from Albert Einstein

10 golden life lessons from Albert Einstein – Quotes
and Inspirations

Albert Einstein has long been considered a genius. He was a theoretical physicist,
philosopher, author, and is perhaps the most influential scientists to ever
live. He received the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics “for his services to
Theoretical Physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the
photoelectric effect.” He published more than 300 scientific works and over 150
non-scientific works. Einstein is considered the father of modern physics.

1.  Follow Your Curiosity

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

2.  Perseverance is Priceless

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

“I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is
false. The hundredth time I am right.”

3.  Focus on the Present

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

“Most people say that is it is the intellect which makes a great scientist.
They are wrong: it is character.”

“Only one who devotes himself to a cause with his whole strength and soul can
be a true master. For this reason mastery demands all of a person.”

4.  The Imagination is Powerful

“Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life’s coming attractions. Imagination is
more important than knowledge.”
“Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.”

5.  Make Mistakes

 “A person who made a mistake never tried anything new.” “In  the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.”

6.  Live in the Moment

“I never think of the future – it comes soon enough.”

7.  Create Value

“Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.”

8.  Don’t Expect Different Results

“Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.”

9.  Knowledge Comes From Experience

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

10.  Learn the Rules and Then Play Better

“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone
else.”