I think the big mistake in schools is trying to teach children anything, and by using fear as the basic motivation. Fear of getting failing grades, fear of not staying with your class, etc. Interest can produce learning on a scale compared to fear as a nuclear explosion to a firecracker.
The nuclear arms race is like two sworn enemies standing waist deep in gasoline, one with three matches, the other with five.
A world without nuclear weapons would be less stable and more dangerous for all of us.
Pro football is like nuclear warfare. There are no winners, only survivors.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
But scientists on both sides of the iron curtain played a very significant role in maintaining the momentum of the nuclear arms race throughout the four decades of the Cold War.
What are the implications of a China that may be on nuclear parity with the United States?
Nuclear fusion of light elements like hydrogen or helium would permit approaching the speed of light. It seems very attractive to refuel your space ships where the fuel is.
I don't think that Iran with a nuclear capability will be just the problem of the state of Israel. This is a matter that concerns the whole world.
There is little doubt that Iran is on a mission to rebuild its nuclear weapons and use that capability to wreak havoc and destruction on Israel and others throughout the world.
Originally I had planned to revert to nuclear physics there, in particular the structure of the deuteron.
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.
If nuclear power plants are safe, let the commerical insurance industry insure them. Until these most expert judges of risk are willing to gamble with their money, I'm not willing to gamble with the health and safety of my family.
Today I can declare my hope and declare it from the bottom of my heart that we will eventually see the time when that number of nuclear weapons is down to zero and the world is a much better place.
The present basic philosophy is nuclear deterrence.
We have got thousands of nuclear weapons in order to achieve deterrence.
If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
Nuclear proliferation - the proliferation of WMDs altogether - is one of the greatest dangers of our time.
Nobody has ever before asked the nuclear family to live all by itself in a box the way we do. With no relatives, no support, we've put it in an impossible situation.
India can live without nuclear weapons. That's our dream, and it should be the dream of the U.S. also.
The threat from Saddam Hussein and weapons of mass destruction - chemical, biological, potentially nuclear weapons capability - that threat is real.
The problem here is that there will always be some uncertainty about how quickly Saddam can acquire nuclear weapons. But we don't want the smoking gun to be a mushroom cloud.
Protecting Americans from nuclear terrorism rises above politics.
Nuclear weapons offer us nothing but a balance of terror, and a balance of terror is still terror.
It would be our policy to use nuclear weapons wherever we felt it necessary to protect our forces and achieve our objectives.
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