Orbit Quotes

I am alone now, truly alone, and absolutely isolated from any known life. I am it. If a...

I am alone now, truly alone, and absolutely isolated from any known life. I am it. If a count were taken, the score would be three billion plus two over on the other side of the moon, and one plus God knows what on this side.-Michael Colline on orbiting the moon alone
📅︎ Dec 08
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"Let's go!" - Yuri Gagarin, d...

"Let's go!" - Yuri Gagarin, during the launch of Vostok 1, the first manned orbit of the Earth
📅︎ Feb 25
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“I’ve long said that capitalism without bankruptcy is like Ch...

“I’ve long said that capitalism without bankruptcy is like Christianity without Hell.” USAF Colonel Frank Borman - oldest living astronaut, businessman, one of the first men to orbit the Moon
📅︎ Sep 16
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"The minute you ask somebody to vote for you, you lose your right to be upset because...

"The minute you ask somebody to vote for you, you lose your right to be upset because somebody asks about your honesty, the things in orbit that might affect you. That is when you answer to the public." -- Michael Somebody, a.k.a. in the newspapers as "Area Man."
📅︎ Sep 02
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