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I am one of the affluent rich living the good life. But I like to think that I am doing my bit to resolve the problems of Africa and am certainly committed to Africa in the long run.


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When we deny the EVIL within ourselves, we dehumanize ourselves, and we deprive ourselves not only o...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
My mother was born in Baltimore, and before her marriage, she was an artist and teacher of art.
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
I am become death, the destroyer of worlds.
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
It is a profound and necessary truth that the deep things in science are not found because they are ...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
We do not believe any group of men adequate enough or wise enough to operate without scrutiny or wit...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
There are children playing in the street who could solve some of my top problems in physics, because...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
Any man whose errors take ten years to correct is quite a man.
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
To try to become happy is to try to build a machine with no other specifications than it shall run n...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
In the spring of 1936, I was introduced by friends to Jean Tatlock. In the autumn, I began to court ...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
I saw what the Depression was doing to my students. Often they could get no jobs, or jobs which were...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
No man should escape our universities without knowing how little he knows.
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
Now, I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
I never accepted Communist dogma or theory.
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
This is a world in which each of us, knowing his limitations, knowing the evils of superficiality an...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER
In battle, in forest, at the precipice in the mountains,
On the dark great sea, in the midst of...
J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER