Best 251 of Buzz Aldrin quotes - MyQuotes

Follow
Buzz Aldrin
By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The final frontier may be human relationships, one person to another.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

It's been one of the greatest challenges that ever came along in my life; it was one of the more difficult things to do.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Mars has been flown by, orbited, smacked into, radar examined, and rocketed onto, as well as bounced upon, rolled over, shoveled, drilled into, baked and even blasted. Still to come: Mars being stepped on.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

My expertise is the space program and what it should be in the future based on my experience of looking at the transitions that we've made between pre-Sputnik days and getting to the moon.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Because of his military service, Dad was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Most people never believed in the real possibility of going to the moon, and neither did I until I was in my twenties.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

We'll get to the details of what's around here, but it looks like a collection of just about every variety of shape - angularity, granularity, about every variety of rock.... The colors - well.... There doesn't appear to be too much of a general color at all; however, it looks as though some of the rocks and boulders are going to have some interesting colors to them. Over.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

A hybrid human-robot mission to investigate an asteroid affords a realistic opportunity to demonstrate new technological capabilities for future deep-space travel and to test spacecraft for long-duration spaceflight.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

We're number one on the runway.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

You can tell I'm not too bashful about some of my feelings.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

I suggest that going to Mars means permanence on the planet - a mission by which we are building up a confidence level to become a two-planet species.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The leader of an Earth organization who makes a commitment to history - of humans living on Earth, to begin permanent settlement/occupation of not the moon, but of another planet - this leader will have a legacy for history that will supersede Columbus, Genghis Khan or almost any recognized leader.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Exploring Mars is a far different venture from Apollo expeditions to the moon; it necessitates leaving our home planet on lengthy missions with a constrained return capability.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

My Sunday mornings are spent in a recovery meeting in Pacific Palisades.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

When we get there, if we don't find any life on Mars, from that point on there will be life on Mars because we'll bring it there, whether it's germs and leftover urine bags, whatever it is.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

For the future, primarily, we must educate people in science, engineering, technology and math.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

We could have human intelligence in orbit around Mars, building things there.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Not everyone can be an astronaut and go into space, some people with sufficient resources can purchase and fly sub-orbitally thanks to various companies and for more money (considerably) fly into orbit.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

American greatness was elevated significantly after Sputnik.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Retain the vision for space exploration. If we turn our backs on the vision again, we're going to have to live in a secondary position in human space flight for the rest of the century.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Globalisation means many other countries are asserting themselves and trying to take over leadership. Please don't ask Americans to let others assume the leadership of human exploration. We can do wonderful science on the Moon, and wonderful commercial things. Then we can pack up and move on to Mars.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

I think there would be no shortage of applicants to the government astronaut corps to be settlers on the planet Mars. And I think this would be very inspiring.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

What comes after the moon? I think you can guess: Mars.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

I've led a life of such structured discipline and always had a goal in mind of knowing what I was doing, from West Point to the Air Force combat, MIT, looking for new things to study and get involved in. And then I got into the space program, and how disciplined can you get?

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Astronauts are not superhuman. They lead ordinary lives and have varied personalities.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

I think humans will reach Mars, and I would like to see it happen in my lifetime.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

There's no doubt that there will be many trials and tribulations along the way in taming space for the benefit of all, unmasking its truths and using the boundless resources available to us. Taking a chance allows us to seek new horizons -- and we all benefit from being horizon hunters.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

We need to have people up there who can communicate what it feels like, not just pilots and engineers.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Pascal Lee is a true pioneer of Mars exploration.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

My family has always supported my activities, whether it was doing combat in Korea, flying progressively and challenging fighter-jet aircraft in Europe, or studying for a doctor's degree at MIT. They have been always very supportive and understanding of the challenges and risks involved in my career. A family needs to work as a team, supporting each other's individual aims and aspirations.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The universe is the way it is. It's not going to be changed by supplications.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The society of life on Mars, or the challenge of making Mars more livable, will have significant benefits on our attempts to modify and change in some ways the environment here on Earth.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Heavy lifting doesn't need to be heavy spending if we do the job right.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

'Anthony and the Magic Picture Frame' tells it like it really was in America's early space program - the adventure, the risks, and the rewards.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The purpose of going to Mars is for humans to first begin to occupy, permanently, another planet in the solar system. The astronauts or pilgrims, whatever you might call them, are going to be very historically unique human beings.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Neil Armstrong was the first man to walk on the moon. I am the first man to piss his pants on the moon.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Apollo 11 will probably go down in history as one of the major responses of two nations facing each other with threatening technologies - sometimes called mutually assured destruction. It was also the America's response to the apparent superiority of the Russians in putting objects into space before USA could.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Computers allow us to squeeze the most out of everything, whether it's Google looking up things, so I guess that tends to make us a little lazy about reading books and doing things the hard way to understand how those things work.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

It's time to open the space frontier to citizen explorers.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

History gets reinterpreted as time goes on. Many times, the participants are lost in the retelling of the story.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Mars is there, waiting to be reached.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Going back to the moon is not visionary in restoring space leadership for America. Like its Apollo predecessor, it will prove to be a dead end littered with broken spacecraft, broken dreams and broken policies.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Mars has a bit of air pressure; maybe we can build up that atmosphere to be a bit more accommodating to humans.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Weve got to go [back to the moon]. But we dont want to stay too long. ... The ultimate goal is Mars.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

There is very little doubt, in my mind, that what the next monumental achievement of humanity will be the first landing by an Earthling, a human being, on the planet Mars.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Instead of planning the retirement of the Space Shuttle program, America should be preparing the shuttles for their next step in space: evolving, not shutting them down and laying off thousands of people.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The way I see it, what is going to come out of the moon activities is a respect for U.S. leadership.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

Mars is the symbolic and totally stimulating next objective that could so dominate the next century's exploration efforts. From Mars, the resources of all the asteroids will become readily available.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

The guys who walk on Mars are going to be historic.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Buzz Aldrin

In Mars, we've been given a wonderful set of moons where we can send continuous numbers of people.