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"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."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human
stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."
"Before God we are all equally wise - and equally foolish."
"Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen."
"I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World
War IV will be fought with sticks and stones."
"I never think of the future - it comes soon enough."
"If I had only known, I would have been a locksmith."
"The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax."
"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."
"The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources."
"You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war."
"If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts."
"Imagination is more important than knowledge..."
"The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is
the source of all true art and science."
"The important thing is not to stop questioning."