John Orr

John Orr

English teacher, doctor, social activist, Nobel Peace Prize for 1949.
If the views I have expressed be right, we can think of our civilization evolving with the growth of knowledge from small wandering tribes to large settled law.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Empires won by conquest have always fallen either by revolt within or by defeat by a rival.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We are now physically, politically, and economically one world and nations so interdependent that the absolute national sovereignty of nations is no longer possible.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Science has produced such powerful weapons that in a war between great powers there would be neither victor nor vanquished. Both would be overwhelmed in destruction.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In the last fifty years science has advanced more than in the 2,000 previous years and given mankind greater powers over the forces of nature than the ancients ascribed to their gods.More John Orr quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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