1950 (1879-1955) | Scientist
Physicist & Professor, Nobel Prize 1921
The men who possess real power in this country have no intention of ending the cold war.
The minority, the ruling class at present, has the schools and press, usually the Church as well, under its thumb. This enables it to organize and sway the emotions of the masses, and make its tool of them.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking... the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
The second quote from a letter to Sigmund Freud, 30 July 1932.
The third quote does not exactly bear on our subject, but is here as it interestingly points to the only ultimate solution - a change of Man's heart. Something only the Israelite and Christian scriptures said God would (and did) provide in the New Covenant made by the blood of the Christ: "I will take out your heart of stone and give you a heart of flesh."
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