Andrei Sakharov

Andrei Sakharov

was a Soviet nuclear physicist, dissident and human rights activist. Sakharov was an advocate of civil liberties and reforms in the Soviet Union. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1975
In and after 1964 when I began to concern myself with the biological issues, and particularly from 1967 onwards, the extent of the problems over which I felt uneasy increased to such a point that in 1968 I felt a compelling urge to make my views public.More Andrei Sakharov quotes [07/12/2011 11:07:39]
In 1947 I defended my thesis on nuclear physics, and in 1948 I was included in a group of research scientists whose task was to develop nuclear weapons.More Andrei Sakharov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
I could not stop something I knew was wrong and terrible. I had an awful sense of powerlessness.More Andrei Sakharov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Do not trust governments more than governments trust their own people.More Andrei Sakharov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
We should not minimize our sacred endeavors in this world, where, like faint glimmers in the dark, we have emerged....More Andrei Sakharov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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