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Quotes of the Day for 14 March 2002 – Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein was born at Ulm, Germany on this day in 1879. I don't imagine you need much background on the author of today's quotes!

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The quotes:

Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former.

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Curiosity is a delicate little plant which, aside from stimulation, stands mainly in need of freedom.

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

I don't know how man will fight World War III, but I do know how they will fight World War IV: with sticks and stones.
     - Today's quotes from Albert Einstein, 1879 - 1955


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