Talk:Hyman G. Rickover

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"You have to learn from the mistakes of others. You won't live long enough to make them all yourself." - This quotation looks very much like this one:

"You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t possibly live long enough to make them all yourself." Sam Levenson --Miss.hyper 19:59, 15 January 2006 (UTC)

Editorial on the difference between paper reactors and real ones[edit]

Anyone out there have the original journal editorial on the difference between paper reactors and real ones?

Thanks in advance - UmptanumRedux 18:31, 19 June 2006 (UTC)

Unsourced[edit]

Wikiquote no longer allows unsourced quotations, and they are in process of being removed from our pages (see Wikiquote:Limits on quotations); but if you can provide a reliable and precise source for any quote on this list please move it to Hyman G. Rickover. --Antiquary 11:41, 25 April 2009 (UTC)

  • At any moment during a twenty-four-hour day, only one-third of the people in the world are asleep. The other two-thirds are awake and creating problems.
  • Fish don't vote!
    • On why submarines came to be named after cities and states rather than ocean fish.
  • Good ideas are not adopted automatically. They must be driven into practice with courageous impatience.