George Wald Quotes

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Born: November 18, 1906, New York City, New York, USA
Birth Country: USA
Died: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, April 12, 1997
Occupation: Academic

1.
All War Departments are now Defense Departments. This is all part of the doubletalk of our time. The aggressor is always on the other side.
- George Wald

2.
Science goes from question to question big questions, and little, tentative answers. The questions as they age grow ever broader, the answers are seen to be more limited.
- George Wald

3.
The concept of war crimes is an American invention.
- George Wald

4.
The Nobel Prize is an honor unique in the world in having found its way into the hearts and minds of simple people everywhere. It casts a light of peace and reason upon us all and for that I am especially grateful.
- George Wald

5.
There is nothing worth having that can he obtained by nuclear war - nothing material or ideological - no tradition that it can defend. It is utterly self-defeating.
- George Wald

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