By Sheyla

LifeBuzz Staff

This Infographic Explains Einstein’s Surprising (And Naughty) Path To Genius.

When we think of the greatest minds in history, it is easy to assume they succeeded at everything they did right from birth. Albert Einstein may be considered the world’s most famous scientist: he discovered the Theory of Relativity, confirmed the existence of atoms and molecules, as well as developed the mathematical equation E=mc², to name a few of his accomplishments.

And yet for much of his youth, the man was often dismissed by his teachers and seen as rather ordinary in comparison to his peers. The Nobel Prize winner failed his initial college entrance and once he finally graduated he found himself to be the only student in his class without a job offer.

The latest infographic by Funder and Founders, explores the life of this brilliant man. Einstein may not have developed into the scientist he became had it not been for his imagination and rebellious streak. It's not about perfect grades after all.

Next, 20 weird things you didn't know about Einstein.

Sources: Twisted Sifter, Funders and Founders