Quotations by Pierre Curie
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Born: Sunday, May 15, 1859
Died: Thursday, April 19, 1906 (46 years old)
Alfred Nobel's discoveries are characteristic; powerful explosives can help men perform admirable tasks. They are also a means to terrible destruction in the hands of the great criminals who lead peoples to war.
(Keywords: Men, War, Destruction, Help)
Is it right to probe so deeply into Nature's secrets? The question must here be raised whether it will benefit mankind, or whether the knowledge will be harmful.
(Keywords: Nature, Knowledge, Mankind, Question, Right, Secrets, Will)
Radium could be very dangerous in criminal hands.