Quotations

 

May 13, 2019



In today’s Opinions of the Readers, a letter writer criticizes a previous letter writer for attributing the phrase “The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different result” to Thomas Edison instead of Albert Einstein.

Both contributors could be wrong. According to Quoteinvestigator.com, “There is no substantive evidence that Einstein wrote or spoke the statement above. It is listed within a section called ‘Misattributed to Einstein’ in the comprehensive reference ‘The Ultimate Quotable Einstein’ from Princeton University Press...



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