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spaceflight Quotes

Three of the best book quotes about spaceflight
  1. #1
    “Spaceflight, therefore, is subversive. If they are fortunate enough to find themselves in orbit, most people, after a little meditation, have similar thoughts.”
  2. #2
    “The two families rode in silence through the deserted streets to the field he warned, ‘Remember not a word from any of you.’ The guard recognized him as the chief test pilot for the new spaceship. ‘My family and some friends are coming down to watch me take off,’ he told the guard.”
  3. #3
    “He could not possibly survive until Discovery II made its rendezvous with Japetus, four or five years hence.”