logo
English German French
language
Albert Einstein

Quote of Albert Einstein - Nothing is more destructive of respect...


Biography - Albert Einstein:

German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity. Nobel Prize in Physics (1921).
Born: 1879 - Died: 1955
Period:
20th century
19th century
Place of birth: Germany
Germany

Quote

Nothing is more destructive of respect for the government and the law of the land than passing laws which cannot be enforced.
Albert Einstein




See also  

See also...





Quotes

Quotes about respect:



Quotes for: respect

Quote
It often happens that we are respected in proportion as we respect ourselves.”
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
We respect a man who respects himself.”
Honore de Balzac - Sur Catherine de Médicis
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
The secret of education lies in respecting the pupil.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson - Lectures - Education
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
My political ideal is democracy. Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized.”
Albert Einstein - The World as I See It
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
When people do not respect us we are sharply offended yet in his private heart no man much respects himself.”
Mark Twain
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote




Quote
Everyone should be respected as an individual, but no one idolized.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
View quote










Quotes

Quotes for: law:



Quotes for: law

Quote
There are two ways of contesting, the one by the law, the other by force; the first method is proper to men, the second to beasts.”
Niccolo Machiavelli - The Prince
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
Act only according to that maxim whereby you can, at the same time, will that it should become a universal law.”
Immanuel Kant - Groundwork of the Metaphysic of Morals
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
People must help one another it is nature's law.”
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
Article IV – Liberty consists of doing anything which does not harm others: thus, the exercise of the natural rights of each man has only those borders which assure other members of the society the enjoyment of these same rights. These borders can be determined only by the law.”
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
Article V – The law has the right to forbid only actions harmful to society. Anything which is not forbidden by the law cannot be impeded, and no one can be constrained to do what it does not order.”
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote




Quote
Article VI – The law is the expression of the general will. All the citizens have the right of contributing personally or through their representatives to its formation. It must be the same for all, either that it protects, or that it punishes. All the citizens, being equal in its eyes, are equally admissible to all public dignities, places and employments, according to their capacity and without distinction other than that of their virtues and of their talents.”
- Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen of 1789
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote










Quotes

Albert Einstein also said...


Quote
Out of clutter find simplicity ; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote



Quote
People are like bicycles. They can keep their balance only as long as they keep moving.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote



Quote
It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote



Quote
A quiet and modest life brings more joy than a pursuit of success bound with constant unrest.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote



Quote
The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote



Quote
I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.”
Albert Einstein
facebook twitter google plus linkedin
Translations available
View quote










info   A quotation is a statement taken out of its context. Therefore, it is necessary to place any quotation within its author's work and its historical, geographical or philosophical context in order to fully understand its meaning. | The quotations stated on this site express their authors' opinion and do not reflect that of Buboquote.com


info   Image attribution:  title, author, license and source of the original file on Wikipedia. Modifications: changes have been made from the original file (cropping, resizing, renaming and color change).



logo

 Subscribe to the quote of the day email

Subscribe to the Quote of the Day to receive a quote every day in your inbox. It is spam-free and you can unsubscribe at any time.







Free | no spam