Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
10 Celebrities Who
Have a Little Einstein
Inside Them
Einstein was known
for his curiosity and
questioning.
He said “Never
stop questioning”
and “Always
maintain a holy
curiosity.” 	
  
We found
10 celebrities who
share his passion for
curious inquiry.
Can you identify
these star-crossed
Einsteins?
Benedict
Cumberbatch
The actor recently held up
signs with provocative
questions about demo-
cracy, government, liberty,
s...
Kanye West
He questions not just
boundaries in music ,
but those in fashion, art,
and beyond.
“We have to rethink, re-
ins...
Laura Linney
The actress says, “After
taking a part, I read the
script and ask ‘Why?’
I ask ‘Why?’ until there’s
no more “...
Muhammed
Ali
The former champ was
known for his smarts
and creativity inside
and outside the ring.
“I’m not just a boxer, ...
Matt Damon
The actor’s Water.org
project tackles the prob-
lem of the lack of safe
water for 1 billion people.
When the us...
Louis C.K.
Louis C.K. specializes in
observational humor,
and one of his most
famous bits concerns
the endless questions o...
Key & Peele
Answering a simple
question can lead to big
things.
When the comedy duo
Key & Peele were
starting out, Jordan
...
Richard
Sherman
The cornerback talks
about inheriting his
curiosity and problem-
solving skills from his
father Kevin, who...
Claire Danes
Danes says, “Growing up
in New York City, I was
always encouraged to
question authority… If I
hadn’t been an ...
Beyoncé
The entertainment
superstar loves to
challenge music biz
conventions. Her latest
release broke all the
rules—and r...
Find out more about why
Einstein and so many
others are such believers
in questioning and
challenging the status quo,
how questioning can lead
to greater success and
happiness in all our lives.
and	
  
how questioning can lead
to greater success and
happiness in all our lives.
and	
  
Visit AMoreBeautifulQuestion.com or
Qu...
Visit AMoreBeautifulQuestion.com or
QuestionWeek.com
for more information
#QuestionWeek • QuestionWeek.com
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them

189,110 views

Published on

We could all be more like #Einstein, if we just got better at one thing...

Published in: Entertainment & Humor

Einstein Fusion: 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them

  1. 1. 10 Celebrities Who Have a Little Einstein Inside Them
  2. 2. Einstein was known for his curiosity and questioning.
  3. 3. He said “Never stop questioning” and “Always maintain a holy curiosity.”  
  4. 4. We found 10 celebrities who share his passion for curious inquiry.
  5. 5. Can you identify these star-crossed Einsteins?
  6. 6. Benedict Cumberbatch The actor recently held up signs with provocative questions about demo- cracy, government, liberty, security, and journalism. “These are very complex questions and very difficult arguments to be very clear about, so to ask the questions is to stimulate debate.”
  7. 7. Kanye West He questions not just boundaries in music , but those in fashion, art, and beyond. “We have to rethink, re- inspire. Wash the brain, not brainwash.”
  8. 8. Laura Linney The actress says, “After taking a part, I read the script and ask ‘Why?’ I ask ‘Why?’ until there’s no more “Why‘ to ask. I read a script and it’ll say, ‘INTERIOR: Chicago Tenement.’ I stop and ask, ‘Why is it a tenement’ ‘Why is it Chicago?’”
  9. 9. Muhammed Ali The former champ was known for his smarts and creativity inside and outside the ring. “I’m not just a boxer, I do a lot of reading, a lot of studying, I ask a lot of questions, I watch how people live. I was always curious. I always wondered, ‘Why?’”
  10. 10. Matt Damon The actor’s Water.org project tackles the prob- lem of the lack of safe water for 1 billion people. When the usual charitable efforts weren’t reaching people, Damon and Water.org partner Gary White asked: “What if local communities could have the means to create their own sources of water?”
  11. 11. Louis C.K. Louis C.K. specializes in observational humor, and one of his most famous bits concerns the endless questions of 4-year-olds: “A kid never says, ‘Okay I get it.’ The questions just keep coming. Why? Why? Why? Til you don’t even know who the #*@! you are any more.”
  12. 12. Key & Peele Answering a simple question can lead to big things. When the comedy duo Key & Peele were starting out, Jordan Peele says, “We recognized that we would be compared to ‘Chapelle’s Show’ a lot. So we asked ourselves “What can we do that no one else can do?”
  13. 13. Richard Sherman The cornerback talks about inheriting his curiosity and problem- solving skills from his father Kevin, who supplemented his job with the city’s sanitation dept by taking on odd jobs around the neighborhood. If Kevin was fixing a car, Richard was underneath it with him, learning.
  14. 14. Claire Danes Danes says, “Growing up in New York City, I was always encouraged to question authority… If I hadn’t been an actress, I was thinking seriously about going into psychology. It’s just really what I’m interested in: The human psyche and how we process information.”
  15. 15. Beyoncé The entertainment superstar loves to challenge music biz conventions. Her latest release broke all the rules—and records. Her lyrics pose some great questions, too: “All the people on the planet working 9 to 5 just to stay alive. How come?”
  16. 16. Find out more about why Einstein and so many others are such believers in questioning and challenging the status quo,
  17. 17. how questioning can lead to greater success and happiness in all our lives. and  
  18. 18. how questioning can lead to greater success and happiness in all our lives. and   Visit AMoreBeautifulQuestion.com or QuestionWeek.com for more information
  19. 19. Visit AMoreBeautifulQuestion.com or QuestionWeek.com for more information
  20. 20. #QuestionWeek • QuestionWeek.com

×