Auguste Piccard quotes

Born
28 January 1884 Basel, Switzerland.

Died
24 March 1962.

Occupation
Physicist, inventor, explorer.

Auguste Piccard was a Swiss physicist, explorer and inventor.

To climb the highest peaks, to travel through… celestial space, to turn our searchlights upon domains of eternal darkness, that is what makes life worth living.
– Auguste Piccard
Exploration is the sport of the scientist.
– Auguste Piccard