"Man is the most intelligent of the animals - and the most silly."
"The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits."Diogenes on Albert Einstein
"It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer."Diogenes on Albert Einstein
"Any man who reads too much and uses his own brain too little falls into lazy habits of thinking."Diogenes on Albert Einstein
"Intellectuals solve problems, geniuses prevent them."Diogenes on Albert Einstein
"We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality."Diogenes on Albert Einstein
"The foundation of every state is the education of its youth."
"Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards."
"It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little."
"When I look upon seamen, men of science and philosophers, man is the wisest of all beings when I look upon priests and prophets nothing is as contemptible as man."
"Those who have virtue always in their mouths, and neglect it in practice, are like a harp, which emits a sound pleasing to others, while itself is insensible of the music."