Hyman Rickover Quote


Hyman Rickover
Picture Source: Wikimedia Commons
Hyman RickoverShare on Facebook

Born: January 27, 1900

Died: 1986 (aged 85)

Nationality: American

Occupation: Soldier

Bio: Hyman George Rickover was a four-star admiral of the United States Navy who directed the original development of naval nuclear propulsion and controlled its operations for three decades as director of Naval Reactors. In addition, he oversaw the development of the Shippingport Atomic Power Station, the world's first commercial pressurized water reactor used for generating electricity.

Quote of the day

In matters of sentiment, the public has very crude ideas; and the most shocking fault of women is that they make the public the supreme judge of their lives.
Stendhal

Popular Authors

John Gay
Jim Carrey
Ogden Nash
Oscar Wilde
Bertolt Brecht
Northrop Frye
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Douglas Adams
Norman Vincent Peale
Jorge Luis Borges
David Ricardo
Milton Friedman
Vince Lombardi
Charles Darwin
Miyamoto Musashi
Oprah Winfrey