Marie Curie died on July 4, 1934 and that is why we pay tribute to this great scientist, one of the first women with the 8 best phrases of the scientist Marie Curie on the day of her death.
A Polish national, she received the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1903 and the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1911 and marked a turning point in the life of science and women.
What are the phrases that Marie Curie has left us?
Science is beautiful and it is because of that beauty that we must work on it, and perhaps, one day, a scientific discovery such as radium may benefit all of humanity.
You cannot hope to build a better world without improving people. To that end each of us must work for his own betterment and at the same time, share a general responsibility with all humanity, our particular duty is to help those to whom we believe we can be most useful.
The various reasons we have listed lead us to believe that the new radioactive substance contains a new element which we propose to give the name of radio.
It was like a new world open to me, the world of science, that finally allowed me to know freedom. 8 best phrases of the scientist Marie Curie
Do not forget that when radium was discovered, no one knew that it would be useful in hospitals. The work was pure science. And this is proof that scientific work should not be viewed from the point of view of its direct utility.
The older you get, the more you feel like you should enjoy the present; it is a precious gift, comparable to a state of grace.
Life is not easy for any of us. But… what does it matter! You have to persevere and, above all, have confidence in yourself. You have to feel gifted to do something and that thing you have to achieve, whatever the cost.
Sometimes I lack courage and I tell myself that I should stop working, go live in my country house and do garden work. But I am tied by a thousand ties and I don’t know how I can solve this matter. What’s more: I don’t know if writing scientific books could do without the laboratory. I don’t know if I could do without the lab.