Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
Other Albert Einstein quotes:
Only the one who does not question is safe from making a mistake.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
I am thankful for all of those who said no to me. It's because of them I'm doing it myself.
Genius simply cannot be reduced to a set of rules for anyone to follow.
Creativity is contagious. Pass it on.
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
Why is it that nobody understands me, yet everybody likes me?
Have the courage to take your own thoughts seriously, for they will shape you.
Everyone knew it was impossible, until a fool who didn't know came along and did it.
A new idea comes suddenly and in a rather intuitive way, intuition is nothing but the outcome of earlier intellectual experience.