More From George Wald
- "Since we have had a history, men have pursued an ideal of immortality."
- "The Nobel Prize is an honor unique in the world in having found its way into the hearts and minds of simple people everywhere. It casts a light of peace and reason upon us all; and for that I am especially grateful."
- "There is nothing worth having that can he obtained by nuclear war – nothing material or ideological – no tradition that it can defend. It is utterly self-defeating."
More In Death
- "One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation."― Oscar Wilde
- "An insatiable appetite for glory leads to sacrifice and death, but innate instinct leads to self-preservation and life."― Jose Marti
- "I believe in books that do not go to a ready-made public. I’m looking for readers I would like to make. To win them, to create readers rather than to give something that readers are expecting. That would bore me to death."― Carlos Fuentes