“It's so hard to believe in anything anymore. I mean, it's like, religion, you really can't take it seriously, because it seems so mythological, it seems so arbitrary...but, on the other hand, science is just pure empiricism, and by virtue of its method, it excludes metaphysics. I guess I wouldn't believe in anything anymore if it weren't for my lucky astrology mood watch.”
"Experience can be a real burden." Jonathan Frakes.
"Thinking is difficult, that’s why most people judge." Carl Jung
According to Gene Kranz in his book Failure Is Not an Option, "When reporters asked Shepard what he thought about as he sat atop the Redstone rocket, waiting for liftoff, he had replied, 'The fact that every part of this ship was built by the lowest bidder.'
So it seems to be Alan Shepard.
Also John Glenn said it:
“I guess the question I'm asked the most often is: "When you were sitting in that capsule listening to the count-down, how did you feel?" Well, the answer to that one is easy. I felt exactly how you would feel if you were getting ready to launch and knew you were sitting on top of two million parts -- all built by the lowest bidder on a government contract.”
"His uniform doesn't make him a robot just like your skin color doesn't make you a criminal."
"Traveler, there is no path, the path is made by walking." - Antonio Machado
Bobbi: Hitch your tits and pucker up. It's time to peel the paint.
Corruption is the abuse of entrusted power for private gain.
Fuck me, I needed to hear that.
“Grief, I’ve learned, is really just love. It’s all the love you want to give, but cannot. All that unspent love gathers up in the corners of your eyes, the lump in your throat, and in that hollow part of your chest. Grief is just love with no place to go” ~ Jamie Anderson
“Learn to trust the journey, even when you do not understand it.”
“"Happiness is pretty simple —
someone to love,
something to do,
something to look forward to."