Notecards: Famous

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Albert Einstein Style A (12 designs; black text)

Quotes include:
1. When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute-and it's longer than any hour. That's relativity.
2. When the solution is simple, God is answering.
3. True religion is real living; living with all one's soul, with all one's goodness and righteousness.
4. Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe.
5. We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
6. Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
7. There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
8. The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it.
9. Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
10. Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
11. The important thing is not to stop questioning.
12. The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax.

Einstein Style B (6 designs; black text)

Quotes include:
1. The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.
2. Strive not to be a success, but rather to be of value.
3. Solitude is painful when one is young, but delightful when one is more mature.
4. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited.
5. Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.
6. It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Eleanor Roosevelt Style A (12 designs; black text)

Quotes include:
1. Great minds discuss ideas; Average minds discuss events; Small minds discuss people.
2. The giving of love is an education in itself.
3. There are practical little things in housekeeping which no man really understands.
4. Understanding is a two-way street.
5. We are afraid to care too much for fear that the other person does not care at all.
6. We gain strength, and courage, and confidence by each experience in which we really stop to look fear in the face. . . we must do that which we think we cannot.
7. When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.
8. Women are like teabags. We don't know our true strength until we are in hot water!
9. Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. For the person who is unwilling to grow up, the person who does not want to carry is own weight, this is a frightening prospect.
10. Do what you feel in your heart to be right - for you'll be criticized anyway. You'll be damned if you do, and damned if you don't.
11. The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.
12. One thing life has taught me: if you are interested, you never have to look for new interests. They come to you. When you are genuinely interested in one thing, it will always lead to something else.

Eleanor Roosevelt Style B (12 designs; black text)

Quotes include:
1. A little simplification would be the first step toward rational living, I think.
2. For it isn't enough to talk about peace. One must believe in it. And it isn't enough to believe in it. One must work at it.
3. With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
4. Friendship with ones self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world.
5. Anyone who knows history, particularly the history of Europe, will, I think, recognize that the domination of education or of government by any one particular religious faith is never a happy arrangement for the people.
6. Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product.
7. Hate and force cannot be in just a part of the world without having an effect on the rest of it.
8. I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
9. I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift should be curiosity.
10. In the long run, we shape our lives, and we shape ourselves. The process never ends until we die. And the choices we make are ultimately our own responsibility.
11. Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both.
12. No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.