"Albert Einstein" was a German-born theoretical physics/theoretical physicist and philosophy of science/philosopher of science. He developed the general theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics). He is best known in popular culture for his mass–energy equivalence formula (which has been dubbed "the world's most famous equation").David Bodanis, E = mc2: A Biography of the World's Most Famous Equation (New York: Walker, 2000). He received the List of Nobel laureates in Physics/1921 Nobel Prize in Physics "for his services to theoretical physics, and especially for his discovery of the law of the photoelectric effect. The latter was pivotal in establishing Introduction to quantum mechanics/quantum theory.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous physicists! More Albert Einstein on Wikipedia.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the unlimitable superior who reveals Himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble minds. That deeply emotional conviction of the presence of a superior reasoning power, which is revealed in the incomprehensible universe, forms my idea of God.Albert Einstein
...one of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.Albert Einstein