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The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything
save our modes of thinking
and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe.
- Albert Einstein

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Leave the atom alone.
- E. Y. Harburg

Life exists in the universe only because the carbon
atom possesses certain exceptional properties.
- James Jeans

The terror of the atom age is not the violence of the
new power but the speed of man's adjustment to it,
the speed of his acceptance.
- E. B. White

 

The present reeks of mediocrity and the atom bomb.
- Rene Magritte

Then in my early teens, when the home computer bubble was blowing,
I had one of the first, an Acorn Atom,
and used to write primitive adventures on that.
- Graham Nelson

I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow,
than a sleepy and permanent planet.
- Jack London

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History is the short trudge from Adam to atom.
- Leonard L. Levinson

Each atom of the Holy Spirit is intelligent,
and like all other matter has solidity,
form, and size, and occupies space.
- Orson Pratt

There is in my opinion a great similarity between the
problems provided by the mysterious behavior of the
atom and those provided by the present economic paradoxes confronting the world.
- Paul Dirac

Through space the universe encompasses and swallows me up like an atom;
through thought I comprehend the world.
- Blaise Pascal

A physicist is just an atom's way of looking at itself.
- Niels Bohr

I was actually telling people that -
by harnessing the atom -
we could enter a new era of unlimited power that would
do away with the need to dam our beautiful streams.
- David R. Brower

Until four years ago, in fact, I was absolutely in love with the atom.
- David R. Brower

It would be a poor thing to be an atom in a universe without physicists,
and physicists are made of atoms.
A physicist is an atom's way of knowing about atoms.
- George Wald

The atom bomb is a paper tiger which the United States
reactionaries use to scare people.
It looks terrible, but in fact it isn't.
- Mao Tse-Tung

A physicist is an atom's way of knowing about atoms.
- George Wald

I would rather be ashes than dust!
I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow,
than a sleepy and permanent planet.
- Jack London

There is no evil in the atom; only in men's souls.
- Adlai Stevenson

The savages don't have atom bombs.
- Friedrich Durrenmatt

Publishing a protocol under the name Atom that tries
to capture all of the prior art in this stage and might
provide a good basis for winding down the syndication wars.
- Tim Bray

Man is an imperceptible atom always trying to become one with God.
- Henry Adams

On the basis of Lorentz's theory, if we limit ourselves
to a single spectral line,
it suffices to assume that each atom (or molecule)
contains a single moving electron.
- Pieter Zeeman

We have grasped the mystery of the atom and rejected the sermon on the mount.
- Omar N. Bradley

No country without an atom bomb could properly consider itself independent.
- Charles de Gaulle

I am not sure why, but I have been obsessed by the
Atom Bomb ever since it first happened.
- Lanford Wilson

By recognizing that the chemical atom is composed of
single separable electric quanta,
humanity has taken a great step forward in the investigation of the natural world.
- Johannes Stark

The atom bomb was no "great decision."
It was merely another powerful weapon in the arsenal of righteousness.
- Harry S. Truman

I would rather be ashes than dust!
I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze
than it should be stifled by dry rot.
I would rather be a superb meteor,
every atom of me in magnificent glow,
than a sleepy and permanent planet.
The proper function of man is to live, not to exist.
I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them.
I shall use my time.
- Jack London

The atom bombs are piling up in the factories,
the police are prowling through the cities,
the lies are streaming from the loudspeakers,
but the earth is still going round the sun.
- George Orwell

Football tactics are rapidly becoming as complicated
as the chemical formula for splitting the atom.
- Jimmy Greaves

The future of the world, dependent as it is upon atomic energy,
requires more understanding and knowledge about the atom.
- Willard Libby

The removal of an electron from the surface of an atom -
that is,
the ionization of the atom - means a fundamental structural
change in its surface layer.
- Johannes Stark

It is the nature of the self to manifest itself,
In every atom slumbers the might of the self.
- Muhammad Iqbal

When I was planning Family Viewing, the Ontario Film
Development Corporation came into existence.
- Atom Egoyan

We may say that a basic substance is one which has
a lone pair of electrons which may be used to complete
the stable group of another atom,
and that an acid is one which can employ a lone pair
from another molecule in completing the stable group of one of its own atoms.
- Gilbert Newton Lewis

Right now my career is totally schizophrenic,
because when an American production like Hitchcock
Presents asks to see my work I would never dream of
showing them my independent films.
- Atom Egoyan

Why I came here, I know not; where I shall go it is useless to inquire -
in the midst of myriads of the living and the dead worlds,
stars, systems, infinity, why should I be anxious about an atom?
- Lord Byron

I think the situation in Toronto is such that there
are funding organizations which make it easy for a
film to raise more money than it needs and very often
that works against a film.
- Atom Egoyan

Working on the themes I was interested in,
through the context of a particular family,
was a very economical way of dealing with a lot of
the issues I was concerned with.
- Atom Egoyan

We hope that this honor you have done us will bring
the time of further realization of these benefits closer
and will help all mankind to live better and be happier
through the atom and isotopes.
- Willard Libby

The father's greatest folly is that he believes he
can be a much more simple person than he is;
he is not really able to deal with his own complexity as a human being.
- Atom Egoyan

That's a very odd notion because it involves seeing
money up there on the screen -
if something cost $5 million to make,
they want to see that $5 million up there.
- Atom Egoyan

I wanted to make sure that the environment of the shooting
itself was not that controlled,
and the way to go about that course was to work with
as small a crew as possible.
- Atom Egoyan

New needs need new techniques.
And the modern artists have found new ways and new
means of making their statements...
the modern painter cannot express this age,
the airplane, the atom bomb, the radio,
in the old forms of the Renaissance or of any other past culture.
- Jackson Pollock

The atom was unleashed in 1946, right when all this stuff was occurring.
And the bomb's incredible release of energy and light
may have signalled somebody in a dimension which is
sharing space with us very closely.
- Dwight Schultz

An external electric field, meeting it and passing through it,
affects the negative as much as the positive quanta of the atom,
and pushes the former to one side, and the latter in the other direction.
- Johannes Stark

When you make a film like this, you must have the highest
expectations of your audience.
Having worked in situations where we have the lowest
expectations of our audience.
- Atom Egoyan

When you're working with a smaller budget I suppose
one of the things that has to be in your mind when
you are writing is that you have to keep the characters down to a minimum.
- Atom Egoyan

We should note that this latter type of shift was successfully
amplified to a considerable extent by Russian physicists
using the intense light of a ruby laser whose wavelength
is close to that of a transition of the potassium atom.
- Alfred Kastler

The whole film is about people being convinced that
they can reduce themselves to their archetypes.
- Atom Egoyan

For it goes without saying that this great recognition
at this time will aid tremendously our efforts to find
the necessarily large funds for the next voyage of
exploration farther into the depths of the atom.
- Ernest Lawrence

I've just been very, very lucky with the film having
been introduced in the right way.
- Atom Egoyan

It has been rightly said that nothing is unimportant,
nothing powerless in the universe; a single atom can dissolve everything,
and save everything!
What terror!
There lies the eternal distinction between good and evil.
- Gerard De Nerval

You can talk about Holocaust denial,
but it's really marginal for the most part.
What is compelling about the Armenian genocide,
is how it has been forgotten.
- Atom Egoyan

But the first the general public learned about the
discovery was the news of the destruction of Hiroshima by the atom bomb.
A splendid achievement of science and technology had turned malign.
Science became identified with death and destruction.
- Joseph Rotblat

There is a certain moment in the film when the son
is in the nursing home and he goes to the television
and turns it off because he sees himself in the image.
- Atom Egoyan

The discovery of various phenomena has led to a recognition
of the fact that the chemical atom is an individual
which again is itself made up of several units into a selfcontained whole.
- Johannes Stark

We have learnt through experience that when an electrical
ray strikes the surface of an atom,
an electron, and in some circumstances a second and even a third electron,
can be detached.
- Johannes Stark

If the experimental physicist has already done a great
deal of work in this field,
nevertheless the theoretical physicist has still hardly
begun to evaluate the experimental material which may
lead him to conclusions about the structure of the atom.
- Johannes Stark

In my view the structure of the whole atom was that of an individual,
with all its parts interconnected, and the emission
of a spectral line appeared to me to be the result
of the coherence and co-operation of several electric quanta.
- Johannes Stark

The decision to use the atom bomb on Japanese cities,
and the consequent buildup of enormous nuclear arsenals,
was made by governments, on the basis of political
and military perceptions.
- Joseph Rotblat

I suppose I had these concerns but I really felt that
I had to keep my scope very,
very concentrated.
- Atom Egoyan

My parents taught me to believe that through the creative act,
we're able to transcend and give a response to desecration.
- Atom Egoyan

It is about this very abstract sense of displacement
that he feels the moment he turns off the television.
- Atom Egoyan

The laws of physics should allow us to arrange things
molecule by molecule and even atom by atom,
and at some point it was inevitable that we would develop
a technology that would let us do this.
- Ralph Merkle

These sorts of things can happen, identities can be switched,
the emotional implications are something that he has
not been trained to feel.
His whole life has been about separating himself from these sorts of actions.
- Atom Egoyan

As a producer, I think one of the most important decisions
you make is not necessarily the material you are working
on but the production apparatus that you choose to
develop the project with,
and that determines what funding you go to,
it determines many factors.
- Atom Egoyan

Though I am still very vulnerable to audiences -
and it happens all the time -
where for some reason the energy doesn't connect and,
since the film is very personal, obviously I am made
to feel very vulnerable by that.
- Atom Egoyan

I mean, if you are directing actors to do one thing
and then directing them to do something else entirely
because the one thing you wanted them to do may not work,
then you are just shattering their confidence in the project.
- Atom Egoyan

It was very important that it be done in such a way
that it be executed with complete conviction.
If I had done it both ways, if I was trying to cover
myself in case it didn't work,
then it would have been to no purpose.
- Atom Egoyan


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