Auguste Piccard quotes

28 January 1884 Basel, Switzerland.

24 March 1962.

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