Quotes about dropping the atomic bomb
Atomic Bomb Quotes (39 quotes)
Atomic Bomb Quotes
The lesson was learnt with Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Humans evolve and learn from their mistakes, so now possessing nuclear weapons is merely a precaution - in the same way an elderly woman in Adelaide carries a grenade. Sarcasm aside, by all accounts the bomb-drops on Japan during World War II by our current allies were two of the scariest moments to ever grace our globe - proof of the often unwieldy power of the human mind. Those responsible - the governments and their covert scientists involved in the Manhattan Project at Los Alamos - have struggled to cope with the aftermath of their actions, just as much as the Japanese required strength to rebuild their nation. The scientific director of, and the name most synonymous with, the Manhattan Project.
Today in Science History - Quickie Quiz. It exploded in an air burst at ft m above the ground. A stands for atom; it is so small No one has ever seen it at all. B stands for bomb; the bombs are much bigger, So, brother, do not be too fast on the trigger. H has become a most ominous letter.
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "nuclear-bomb" Showing of A few people laughed, a few people cried. Most people were silent. I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad-Gita; Vishnu is trying to persuade the Prince that he should do his duty, and to impress him, takes on his multi-armed form and says, 'Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds. Robert Oppenheimer.