Einstein had a degree in physics and what he needed was a very different form of help than the "I have an idea, make it work" help talked about here. He had already done a lot of the hard work.
Reductionist and proud of it.
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn. Benjamin Franklin
Chase after the truth like all hell and you'll free yourself, even though you never touch its coat tails. Clarence Darrow
A person who won't read has no advantage over one who can't read. Mark Twain