Einstein said "Science without religion is lame, religion without science is blind."
Also, "A human being is part of a whole, called by us universe – a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest – a kind of optical delusion of consciousness. This delusion is a prison, restricting us to our personal desires and affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty. Nobody can fulfill this task to the end, but just the efforts to reach this goal are a part of liberation and a foundation for inner confidence."
Also, "Man’s real value is defined by the degree to which he has liberated himself from egoism and by the means he used to attain it."
The Kabbalist Rambam (Maimonides), a rabbi with whom the Jewish Einstein was certainly familiar, asserted that when the Creator created the universe, he created matter, and that time was one of its qualities (Motion in Einstein’s Theory of Relativity and Comparisons with
There are further relationships between Einstein, Kabbalah, and the Torah, but I will not bore you with them. It will be enough to say that Einstein was not living in a vacuum.