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As we got further and further away, the Earth diminished in size. Finally it shrank to the size of a marble, the most beautiful you can imagine. That beautiful, warm, living object looked so fragile, so delicate, that if you touched it with a finger it would crumble and fall apart. Seeing this has to change a man.
To go places and do things that have never been done before – that’s what living is all about. When I orbited the Earth in a spaceship, I saw for the first time how beautiful our planet is. Mankind, let us preserve and increase this beauty, and not destroy it!
Failure is not an option. Astronomy compels the soul to look upward, and leads us from this world to another. The sky is the limit only for those who aren't afraid to fly! Problems look mighty small from 150 miles up. Dinosaurs are extinct today because they lacked opposable thumbs and the brainpower to build a space program.
The dreams of yesterday are the hopes of today and the reality of tomorrow. Where ignorance lurks, so too do the frontiers of discovery and imagination.
I don't know what you could say about a day in which you have seen four beautiful sunsets. Astronomy compels the soul to look upward, and leads us from this world to another. Curious that we spend more time congratulating people who have succeeded than encouraging people who have not. Across the sea of space, the stars are other suns.