The dawn of the nuclear age was not a welcomed one. Most scientists and politicians knew that there was no turning back to a more innocent time. With a touch of a button, the world could quickly and irrevocably reduced to ashes by nuclear annihilation, as evidenced by the nearly cataclysmic Cuban Missile Crisis. Nuclear weapons quotes let us peek into the window to the other side, so we know the tremendous responsibility and the tremendous costs these weapons of mass destruction carry. And with luck, the sage words of politicians, scientists and philosophers will help us see the folly that any nuclear war is unwinnable, and perhaps even, barely survivable.
Reference.com Definition of Nuclear Weapons
Nuclear Weapons on Wikipedia.org
The Prime Minister of Great Britain during World War II, Sir Winston Churchill rose to power after serving in different posts in liberal and conservative governments for more than three decades. The son of Lord Randolph Churchill and an American mother, Churchill remained Prime Minister and Minister of Defence until 1945, then returned to the position in 1951 until his resignation in 1954. In addition to being a world leader, Churchill was an established author, winning the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953. His memoirs of WWII ran six large volumes alone and his speeches continue to b…
Copyright © 2002-2013 Great Quotes.com