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Hello America I want to begin tonight with a quote from Serbian scientists Nikola Tesla -- in 1937 article.
A machine to end war.
My venture requires a large plant who once -- established it will be possible to destroy anything.
-- machines approaching within a radius of 200 miles.
It will so to speak provide a wall power offering -- in Super Bowl obstacle against any effective aggression.
Tesla was promoting a device he claimed to be my charts so powerful us to bring down a fleet of 10000 enemy planes from 250 miles.
His idea of a machine or device so powerful etiquette in war forever -- shared by many geniuses throughout time.
One of the it's the -- things those that these inventions were enhance that also enhance were also had a positive impact mankind to.
And I marvel at the inventor of dynamite Alfred noble also establishing the fund for the Nobel Peace Prize just as mystifying sells such -- -- believers and non violence could be brains behind the atomic bomb.
-- Robert Oppenheimer and Alfred Einstein played very vital roles in a project.
Thought to be the device that would also and war forever.
So to Alfred noble bought his invention could achieve that same lofty goal.
Now here's the difference however.
The TV -- behind the Manhattan Project in the guys like noble Tesla.
-- they formed pools a considerable talent that were purely for -- to -- goals while these other guys.
They're looking for ways to make money in fact Tesla offered his death -- -- -- the United Kingdom for three million dollars -- he was turned down.
-- noble formed a company in 1895 and it's still going strong today.
Having -- today kgo in combined companies together achieved revenues of fifteen point four billion euros last year.
The fact that very few inventions in history were created without profit as the main motivation is critical to remember today.
As our society is being restricted to one not driven by profits of self interest but by the collective interest of society the message from the White House is Claire.
The -- it to the limit but the limit will be established by government.
Ironically the administration is still believes that the same amount of -- will be extended toward these individual endeavors.
Even as financial rewards become smaller or some cases are simply taken away.
Causes such as defending the safety -- one's home more than nation or just the fight for basic human rights their critical -- -- no monetary incentives but.
Things that make life easier and more enjoyable to mankind.
They did need additional monetary motivation a profit motivation.
Unfortunately though in this country to effort to demonize success to vilify wealth continues to be the centerpiece of White House decisions.
Meantime -- -- name is synonymous with excellence in many areas of intellect and of course the famous peace prize.
You talk about how many men women and children have died throughout history because of his dogged efforts to make money.
For ages the individual pursuit of a better life is more often than not matches improve the lives -- inventors.
But lots of additional people sometimes millions of additional people.
The birth of America police the power of individualism and the notion of self made success no matter where one's journey began.
And has been so powerful a superpower nation ahead of the rest of the world.
Now too many Americans take their place in a -- for granite.
Too many Americans have reverence for Albert noble but this -- for the greatness of their own nation.
This continues to be the greatest threat to America.
It is a threat that actually increased in 2009.
The threat of self destruction in any attempt to make things fair.
Abandoning risk taking abandoning an invasion.
Abandoning belief in the people and replacing it with the idea that only -- in the government.
Limiting monetary gains of individuals and corporations that's nothing to improve the life of a person -- limited ability.
It can only -- some people to take the easy way out in the -- others not even bother.
-- the fabric of our nation is like to change now -- a series of small metal ring linked together to form a -- The ideas that each link to be as strong as it can be thereby making the entire fabric impenetrable.
Taking -- the strongest -- that's nothing for the weakest links except make them more vulnerable.
I realize saying this isn't gonna when did noble prize for anything but I hope -- contributes to the efforts to rescue our nation from a certain path of self destruction.
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