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  • 2 years ago · Quote · #41

    strngdrvnthng

    rmurray wrote:

    Greenatic wrote:

    "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the universe."

    (attributed to Albert Einstein)

    By whom? ...does not sound like him.    

    Einstein is attributed to have said it but he may not have. Check out this site:

    www.quoteinvestigator.com/2010/05/04/universe-einstein/ Cheers, John C.

  • 2 years ago · Quote · #42

    Greenatic

    strngdrvnthng wrote:

    rmurray wrote:

    Greenatic wrote:

    "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the universe."

    (attributed to Albert Einstein)

    By whom? ...does not sound like him.    

    Einstein is attributed to have said it but he may not have. Check out this site:

    www.quoteinvestigator.com/2010/05/04/universe-einstein/ Cheers, John C.

    I actually read that website before posting it--that's why I said "attributed to".  I couldn't find any theories as to who actually said it, though.

    dashkee94 wrote:

    The optimist believes that this is the best of all possible worlds, and the pessimist is afraid that he is right.

     
     
    Thanks for this one--it's one of my new favorites.

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