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It is a remarkable honor to receive a Nobel Prize, because it not only recognizes discoveries, but also their usefulness
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"It is a remarkable honor to receive a Nobel Prize, because it not only recognizes discoveries, but also their usefulness to the advancement of fundamental science"

- Peter Agre

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USA Flag This quote is written / told by Peter Agre somewhere between January 30, 1949 and today. He/she was a famous Scientist from USA. The author also have 9 other quotes.

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