“We knew the world would not be the same. A few people laughed, a few people cried, most people were silent. I remembered the line from the Hindu scripture, the Bhagavad Gita; Vishnu is trying to persuade the Prince that he should do his duty and, to impress him, takes on his multi-armed form and says, ‘Now I am become Death, the destroyer of worlds.'”

“Oppenheimer was Puck to the atomic Shakespearean tragedy he had wrought.”

“The scientific community bears a particular responsibility for ensuring that the potential benefits of this technology are realized while minimizing the downsides.”

“Adversity toughens manhood, and the characteristic of the good or the great man is not that he has been exempt from the evils of life, but that he has surmounted them.”

“In science, as in life, things rarely go as planned.”

“The tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.”

“We stand at the crossroads, each minute, each hour, each day, making choices. We choose the thoughts we allow ourselves to think, the passions we allow ourselves to feel, and the actions we allow ourselves to perform.”

“I have become death, the destroyer of worlds.”

“The atomic bomb made the prospect of future war unendurable. It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country.”

“The power of the weapon that Oppenheimer helped create and its potential for destruction led him to regret its use and to advocate the banning of nuclear weapons.”

“The greatest enemy of knowledge is not ignorance, it is the illusion of knowledge.”

“We are not makers of history, we are made by history.”

“There are children playing in the streets who could solve some of my top problems in physics because they have modes of sensory perception that I lost long ago.” QUOTES ON KRISHNA IN ENGLISH

“The weapon that Oppenheimer helped create has changed the course of human history, and it continues to shape our world today.”

“The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition.”

“The search for knowledge is one of the greatest gifts that we can give ourselves and to the world.”

“The atomic bomb has taught us how to live with the prospect of annihilation, but it has not taught us how to live without war.”

“The pursuit of science is a noble and worthy endeavor, and it requires courage, determination, and a willingness to take risks.”

“Oppenheimer’s legacy is a cautionary tale about the dangers of science without ethics, of knowledge without wisdom, and of power without responsibility.”

“Science and technology have the power to transform our world for the better, but only if we use them wisely.”

“The atomic bomb was not just a weapon, it was a symbol of human hubris and the destructive power of science gone awry.”

“Oppenheimer’s experience with the atomic bomb showed him the limits of science and the importance of values like morality, ethics, and responsibility.”

“The legacy of the atomic bomb is a reminder that science must always be guided by ethics, values, and a concern for the common good.”

“Oppenheimer’s story is a reminder that science and technology are not neutral forces, but are shaped by the values and beliefs of the societies that create them.”