Eve Curie quotes

  • Nothing is impossible in the United States.
    -- Eve Curie

    #United States #Impossible #States

  • We discovered that peace at any price is no peace at all. We discovered that life at any price has no value whatever; that life is nothing without the privileges, the prides, the rights, the joys which make it worth living, and also worth giving. And we also discovered that there is something more hideous, more atrocious than war or than death; and that is to live in fear.
    -- Eve Curie

    #Fear #War #Pride

  • We discovered that peace at any price is no peace at all.
    -- Eve Curie

    #Peace

  • Let's face it: however old-fashioned and out of date and devaluated the word is, we like the way of living provided by democracy.
    -- Eve Curie

    #Democracy #Way #Faces

  • The radiation of radium was "contagious"-Contagious like a persistent scent or a disease. It was impossible for an object, a plant, an animal or a person to be left near a tube of radium without immediately acquiring a notable "activity" which a sensitive apparatus could detect.
    -- Eve Curie

    #Animal #Scent #Disease

  • Thus the radio elements formed strange and cruel families in which each member was created by spontaneous transformation of the mother substance: radium was a "descendant" of uranium, polonium a descendant of radium.
    -- Eve Curie

    #Mother #Substance #Elements

  • I have been under assault by the liberal media in the United States,

  • Some argue that recognition of the genocide has become even more problematic now, when the world is at war with terrorism and the United States cannot afford to offend the sensibility of our Turkish ally.

  • Hip-hop went through different stages, from the beginning in the streets of the Bronx, to the whole Tri-State area and then to the rest of the United States and the rest of the world.

  • While the United States has been busy creating lawyers, we have been busier creating engineers.

  • In the United States of America, unfortunately we still live in a bubble of unreality.

  • It is impossible to withhold education from the receptive mind, as it is impossible to force it upon the unreasoning.

  • There's lots about politics I don't feel comfortable with. To talk about the politics of future ideas is impossible in soundbite form.

  • Future orientation is combined with a notion and expectation of progress, and nothing is impossible.

  • Illness has always brought me nearer to a state of grace.

  • In some of the middle colonies the towns and counties were both active and had a relation with each other which was the forerunner of the present system of local government in the Western States.