Einstein on wealth

tug a war ” I am absolutely convinced that no wealth in the world can help humanity forward, even in the hands of the most devoted worker in this cause. The example of great and pure characters is the only thing that can produce fine ideas and noble deeds. Money only appeals to selfishness and always tempts its owners irresistibly to abuse it. Can anyone imagine Moses, Jesus, or Gandhi armed with the money-bags of Carnegie?”

4 thoughts on “Einstein on wealth

  1. Einstein is a mystery to me. I heard that he was socially awkward and quite oblivious to many around him. When his mind was working at the high level he allowed distractions to disappear by simply ignoring them.

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