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Many years ago, it seems that Professor Albert Einstein and Dr. Chaim Weizmann collaborated on a humanitarian mission which occasioned their travel for several days at sea. Upon their return to New York, Dr. Weizmann was interviewed about the mission. During this discussion someone happened to ask how his famous companion had spent his time.

"Throughout the voyage," explained Weizmann, "the learned professor kept talking to me about his theories of relativity."

"And what was your opinion about them?"

"It seems to me," concluded Dr. Weizmann, "that Professor Einstein understands them very well ..."

----------------A Final Thought ...

"If my theory of relativity is proven correct, Germany will claim me as a German and France will declare that I am a citizen of the world. Should my theory prove untrue, France will say that I am a German and Germany will declare that I am a Jew."

- Albert Einstein (1879-1955), German-born US theoretical physicist