Albert Einstein Quotes On Knowledge And Education

Albert Einstein Quotes On Knowledge, Education

Get Inspired with Einstein’s Knowledge and Educational Quotes: German- American physicists, Albert Einstein was best known for his theory of relativity and was awarded the 1921 Nobel Prize for Physics for his explanation of the photoelectric effect.

Einstein went to a special high school run by Jost Winteler in Aarau, Switzerland, and graduated in 1896.  He was exceptional in mathematics and was allowed into the polytechnic on the condition that he first finish his formal schooling. Earlier years, Einstein attended a Catholic elementary school in Munich, from the age of five, for three years. At the age of eight, he was transferred to the Luitpold Gymnasium (now known as the Albert Einstein Gymnasium), where he received advanced primary and secondary school education until he left the German Empire seven years later.

His brilliance is an inspiration to the scientific and educational communities alike.  Being an academic, he gave some good insight into the education process. We compiled a list of “tweetable”  Einstein’s quotes on Knowledge and Educational:

Einstein Quotes on Knowledge

” More the knowledge lesser the ego, lesser the knowledge more the ego.” ― Albert Einstein

“Information is not knowledge.” ― Albert Einstein

“The only source of knowledge is experience.” ― Albert Einstein

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited to all we now know and understand, while imagination embraces the entire world, and all there ever will be to know and understand.” ― Albert Einstein

“As our circle of knowledge expands, so does the circumference of darkness surrounding it.” ― Albert Einstein

“I have not eaten enough of the tree of knowledge, though in my profession I am obligated to feed on it regularly.” ― Albert Einstein

“The principal art of the teacher is to awaken the joy in creation and knowledge.” ― Albert Einstein

“There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.” ― Albert Einstein

Einstein’s Quotes on Education

“The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.” ― Albert Einstein

“I never teach my pupils, I only attempt to provide the conditions in which they can learn.” ― Albert Einstein

“Play is the highest form of research.” ― Albert Einstein

“Student is not a container you have to fill but a torch you have to light up.” ― Albert Einstein

“Learning is experience. Everything else is just information.” ― Albert Einstein

“Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.” ― Albert Einstein

“One thing I have learned in a long life: that all our science, measured against reality, is primitive and childlike — and yet it is the most precious thing we have.” ― Albert Einstein

“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don’t know.” ― Albert Einstein

“I do not teach anyone I only provide the environment in which they can learn” ― Albert Einstein

“Compound interest is the eighth wonder of the world. He who understands it, earns it … he who doesn’t … pays it.” ― Albert Einstein

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

“Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.” ― Albert Einstein

“The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.” ― Albert Einstein

“You do not really understand something unless you can explain it to your grandmother.” ― Albert Einstein

“There is only one road to human greatness: through the school of hard knocks.” ― Albert Einstein

“The only thing that you absolutely have to know is the location of the library” ― Albert Einstein

“Second, the teacher should be given extensive liberty in the selection of the material to be taught and the methods of teaching employed by him. For it is true also of him that pleasure in the shaping of his work is killed by force and exterior pressure.” ― Albert Einstein

“In the judgment of the most competent living mathematicians, Fraulein Noether was the most significant mathematical genius thus far produced since the higher education of women began.” ― Albert Einstein

“Intellect has powerful muscles, but no personality.” ― Albert Einstein

“The value of an education in a liberal arts college is not the learning of many facts, but the training of the mind to think something that cannot be learned from textbooks.” ― Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein Quotes On Knowledge And Education