Who said life is like riding a bike?
Dear Quote Investigator: The famous physicist Albert Einstein reportedly used a wonderful simile that compared riding a bicycle with living successfully. Here are three versions: Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
What did Einstein say about life?
“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” “Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.” “I speak to everyone in the same way, whether he is the garbage man or the president of the university.”
What does the expression like riding a bike mean?
So we can say ‘It’s like riding a bike’ to mean that once you learn how to do something, you never forget it.
Why is life like a wheel?
Life is impermanent. If you’re on top, sooner or later, you’ll go back to where you started. If money and material possessions are the things you value today, once the wheel turns and you lose everything you have, you’ll realize there are more things valuable than money and material possessions.