Albert Einstein Quote

Knowledge exists in two forms—lifeless, stored in books, and alive in the consciousness of men. The second form of existence is after all the essential one; the first, indispensable as it may be, occupies only an inferior position.


'Message in Honour of Morris Raphael Cohen' 15 November 1949, in Ideas and Opinions (1954) pt. 1

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Knowledge exists in two forms—lifeless, stored in books, and alive in the consciousness of men. The second form of existence is after all the...

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Knowledge exists in two forms—lifeless, stored in books, and alive in the consciousness of men. The second form of existence is after all the...

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Knowledge exists in two forms—lifeless, stored in books, and alive in the consciousness of men. The second form of existence is after all the...

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Knowledge exists in two forms—lifeless, stored in books, and alive in the consciousness of men. The second form of existence is after all the...