"Well, first of all, we now have everybody with the exception of India, Pakistan, and Israel, and I don't think these three countries are going to join by simply providing them an incentive, in terms of technology."
"It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity."Mohamed ElBaradei on Albert Einstein
"The typewriting machine, when played with expression, is no more annoying than the piano when played by a sister or near relation."Mohamed ElBaradei on Oscar Wilde
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."Mohamed ElBaradei on Arthur C. Clarke
"The world is very different now. For man holds in his mortal hands the power to abolish all forms of human poverty, and all forms of human life."Mohamed ElBaradei on John F. Kennedy
"I am sorry to say that there is too much point to the wisecrack that life is extinct on other planets because their scientists were more advanced than ours."Mohamed ElBaradei on John F. Kennedy
"Challenging the integrity of the non-proliferation regime is a matter which can affect international peace and security."
"The Nobel Peace Prize is a powerful message. A durable peace is not a single achievement, but an environment, a process and a commitment."
"Psychology is as important as substance. If you treat people with respect, they will go out of their way to accommodate you. If you treat them in a patronizing way, they will go out of their way to make your life difficult."