Enrico Fermi On Atomic Weapons

Enrico_FermiEnrico Fermi (September 29, 1901 – November 28, 1954)

It is clear that such a weapon cannot be justified on any ethical ground… The fact that no limits exist to the destructiveness of this weapon makes its very existence and the knowledge of its construction a danger to humanity as a whole. It is necessarily an evil thing considered in any light.