3 thoughts on “A thought from Albert Einstein

  1. I think I have to agree with this. We need imagination to have come up with some of the inventions that we have. Knowledge wouldn’t have necessarily produced some of them without imagination leading it on.



    1. Years ago, I learned that people in the STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) fields were very right-brained and concept-driven. I had never thought of that, but I can see it now, and it may be the key to why there’s such a need in those areas. The way we teach just about everything is very left-brain oriented, full of facts and formulae, and kids are forced into this left-brain world. They say when kids get into school they’re full of imagination and ideas, but by the time they get to fifth grade a lot of that is gone. Hmm… I think you’ve given me an idea…


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