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Albert Einstein

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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

The world is in greater peril from those who tolerate or encourage evil than from those who actually commit it.
Albert Einstein




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
Le monde est davantage menacé par ceux qui tolèrent le mal que par ceux qui s'emploient à le faire.”
Albert Einstein

German
Die Welt wird nicht bedroht von den Menschen, die böse sind, sondern von denen, die das Böse zulassen.”
Albert Einstein




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The main scourge of humanity is not ignorance, because the ignorant often have excuses, but the refusal to know.”
Simone de Beauvoir

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Everyone's responsibility involves two acts: wanting to know and daring to say.”
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Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.”
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We admire the world through what we love.”
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Let us read and let us dance—these two amusements will never do any harm to the world.”
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Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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How far that little candle throws its beams! So shines a good deed in a naughty world.”
William Shakespeare - The Merchant of Venice
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In this world we must be a little too good to be good enough.”
Pierre Carlet de Chamblain de Marivaux - The Game of Love and Chance
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Quotes for: evil:



Quotes for: evil

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One of the most important and most difficult arts is to unlearn vice.”
Antisthenes
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The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.”
Albert Camus - The Plague
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For there is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”
William Shakespeare - The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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Antisthenes used to say that the most useful science was to unlearn evil.”
François Fénelon
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What is done out of love always takes place beyond good and evil.”
Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche - Beyond Good and Evil
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Ignorance is the mother of all evils.”
François Rabelais
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Albert Einstein also said...


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Out of clutter find simplicity ; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.”
Albert Einstein
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People are like bicycles. They can keep their balance only as long as they keep moving.”
Albert Einstein
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It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.”
Albert Einstein
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A quiet and modest life brings more joy than a pursuit of success bound with constant unrest.”
Albert Einstein
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I never think of the future - it comes soon enough.”
Albert Einstein
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Joy in looking and comprehending is nature's most beautiful gift.”
Albert Einstein
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