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Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
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I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought
with sticks and stones.
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A person who has never made a mistake never tried anything new.
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Genius is 1% talent and 99% percent hard work.
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Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.
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Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
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There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is
as though everything is a miracle.
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Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value.
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Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
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Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
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Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
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Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
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Blind belief in authority is the greatest enemy of truth.
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What a sad era when it is easier to smash an atom than a prejudice.
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You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war.
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The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
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Somebody who only reads newspapers and at best books of contemporary authors looks to
me like an extremely near-sighted person who scorns eyeglasses. He is completely dependent
on the prejudices and fashions of his times, since he never gets to see or hear anything else.
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In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
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Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is to not stop
questioning.
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Nationalism is an infantile disease. It is the measles of mankind.
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In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
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Today we must abandon competition and secure cooperation. This must be the central fact
in all our considerations of international affairs; otherwise we face certain disaster.
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Much reading after a certain age diverts the mind from its creative pursuits. Any man who
reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking, just as the
man who spends too much time in the theaters is apt to be content with living vicariously
instead of living his own life.
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My political ideal is democracy. Let every man be respected as an individual and no man
idolized.
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Had I known that the Germans would not succeed in producing an atomic bomb, I would not
have lifted a finger.
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The important thing is not to stop questioning; curiosity has its own reason for existing.
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The only real valuable thing is intuition.
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It followed from the special theory of relativity that mass and energy are both but different
manifestations of the same thing, a somewhat unfamiliar conception for the average mind.
Furthermore, the equation E = mc², in which energy is put equal to mass, multiplied by the
square of the velocity of light, showed that very small amounts of mass may be converted
into a very large amount of energy and vice versa.
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Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch
of genius, and a lot of courage, to move in the opposite direction.
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Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
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Few people are capable of expressing with equanimity opinions that differ from the prejudices
of their social environment. Most people are even incapable of forming such opinions.
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I believe that pipe smoking contributes to a somewhat calm and objective judgement in all
human affairs.
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God does not play dice with the universe.
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If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping
your mouth shut.
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