Georgius Agricola Quote

There is no compensation which should be thought great enough to equalize the extreme dangers [in mining] to safety and life.


Translated by Herbert Hoover and Lou Henry Hoover, De Re Metattica, Book I (p. 6), The Mining magazine, 1912

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There is no compensation which should be thought great enough to equalize the extreme dangers [in mining] to safety and life.

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There is no compensation which should be thought great enough to equalize the extreme dangers [in mining] to safety and life.

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There is no compensation which should be thought great enough to equalize the extreme dangers [in mining] to safety and life.

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There is no compensation which should be thought great enough to equalize the extreme dangers [in mining] to safety and life.