Chaim Weizmann

Chaim Weizmann

Chemist, politician, Israel's first president (1948-1952).
As scientists the two men were contrasting types—Einstein all calculation, Rutherford all experiment ... There was no doubt that as an experimenter Rutherford was a genius, one of the greatest. He worked by intuition and everything he touched turned to gold. He had a sixth sense.More Chaim Weizmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Now in the light of past and present events the bitter truth must be spoken. We feared too little and we hoped too much. We underestimated the bestiality of the enemy; we overestimtaed the humanity, the wisdom, the sense of justice of our friends.More Chaim Weizmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
He received me not only cordially, but he was also full of confidence with respect to the war. His first words, after he had welcomed me, were as follows: 'Well, Dr. Weismann, we have as good as beaten them already.' I...thanked him for his constant support for the Zionist course. 'You were standing at the cradle of this enterprise.' I said to him, 'and hopefully you will live to see that we have succeeded.' Adding that after the war we would build up a state of three to four million Jews in Palestine, whereupon he repMore Chaim Weizmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.More Chaim Weizmann quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.More Chaim Weizmann quotes [07/18/2011 06:07:22]

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