Doublets: Stupidity

atkins bookshelf quotationsOnly two things are infinite — the universe and human stupidity. And I’m not sure about the former.

Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will spend its whole life believing that it is stupid.

Both of these are apocryphal quotes, attributed to Albert Einstein (1879-1955), Nobel Prize-winning theoretical physicist and poster boy for geniuses and bad hair days.

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