10 Amazing Life Lessons from Albert Einstein

On Wednesdays, I share posts, fables, songs, poems, quotations, TEDx Talks, cartoons, and books that have inspired and motivated me on my writing journey. I hope these posts will give writers, artists, and other creatives a mid-week boost.

Born on March 14, 1879, Albert Einstein is considered one of the most influential physicists of the 20th century. The German mathematician and physicist developed the special and general theories of relativity and went on to win the Nobel Prize for physics in 1921. His work had a major impact on the development of atomic energy.

In 1999, Canadian scientists studied his brain and discovered that his inferior parietal lobe, the area that processes spatial relationships, 3D-visualization and mathematical thought, was 15 percent wider than in people with normal intelligence. It is not surprising that he had a passion for inquiry.

Here are 10 of his life lessons…

7 responses to “10 Amazing Life Lessons from Albert Einstein

  1. I am in absolute awe of Einstein’s mind. It was said at the time that he formulated his theory of general relativity that there were only 5 people in the world who could even understand what he had discovered through mathematics. Like postulating black holes because of discontinuities in mathematical models. One of my true heroes.

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