Leo Szilard

Leo Szilard

was an Austro-Hungarian physicist and inventor who conceived the nuclear chain reaction in 1933
Do not destroy what you cannot create.More Leo Szilard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A scientist's aim in a discussion with his colleagues is not to persuade, but to clarify.More Leo Szilard quotes [10/05/2011 12:10:52]
Science is progressing at such a rapid rate that when you make a prediction and think you are ahead of your time by 100 years you may be ahead of your time by 10 at most.More Leo Szilard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
In life you must often choose between getting a job done or getting credit for it. In science, the most important thing is not the ideas you have but the decision which ones you choose to pursue. If you have an idea and are not doing anything with it, why spoil someone else's fun by publishing it?More Leo Szilard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I have been asked whether I would agree that the tragedy of the scientist is that he is able to bring about great advances in our knowledge, which mankind may then proceed to use for purposes of destruction. My answer is that this is not the tragedy of the scientist; it is the tragedy of mankind.More Leo Szilard quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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