Exploration Quotes

Fertility of imagination and abundance of guesses at the truth are among the first requisites of discovery.

William Jevons

Anyone can look for history in a museum. The creative explorer looks for history in a hardware store.

Robert Wieder

If people never did silly things, then nothing intelligent would ever get done.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

The administration remains committed to the vision for space exploration it has announced.

Michael Griffin

We didn't seek this out, but after an in-depth exploration it makes sense for us. We think these guys have a real chance to be part of our future.

Andrew Friedman

Our flight is the next flight of many in the human exploration of the universe .

Eileen collins

Exploration really is the essence of the human spirit, and to pause, to falter, to turn our back on the quest for knowledge, is to perish.

Frank Borman

It's exciting and encouraging that the spirit of exploration is alive and that students see it occurring in their lifetime. These may well be the children that make it a reality.

Orlando Figueroa

Each one was a hero. Their contribution to science and space exploration will never be forgotten.

Jean Chretien

We are very pleased to have secured the exploration rights to this interesting block and to be participating in Madagascars fast growing exploration effort. This is our first joint project with Mocoh since a recent agreement for co-operation in African exploration ventures.

Brian Hall

We live in an age of universal investigation, and of exploration of the sources of all movements.

Alfred de Vigny

Space exploration is important research to our economic and national defense, and America's space program is a symbol of our success as a scientifically and technologically advanced nation.

Randy Forbes

Space exploration and experimentation are critically valuable to our nation. I know of no better way to honor those seven who sacrificed their lives than to recommit ourselves to defend and enhance America's important strategies in space.

Rob Bishop

Russia is still the leader in world space exploration. But its position of leader involves great responsibility - we have no right to lag behind. We can and we must move constantly forward.

Valentina Tereshkova

My writing is a combination of three elements. The first is travel: not travel like a tourist, but travel as exploration. The second is reading literature on the subject. The third is reflection.

Ryszard Kapuscinski

It must be born in mind that one does not see directly - as is the case in the exploration of the surface of the brain - where the electrodes are attacking.

Walter Rudolf Hess

I'm attracted to images that come from a personal exploration of a subject matter. When they have a personal stamp to them, then I think it becomes identifiable.

Leonard Nimoy

We have a vision for space exploration, and embedded in that are a lot of technical challenges that are pretty tough. We needed a mechanism to reach out to sources of innovation wherever they might lie.

Brant Sponberg

Every one of us has in him a continent of undiscovered character. Blessed is he who acts the Columbus to his own soul.

Unknown

Treading the soil of the moon, palpitating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one's stomach the separation from terra - these form the most romantic sensation an explorer has ever known.

Vladimir Nabokov

America has been discovered before, but it has always been hushed up.

Oscar Wilde

The real origin of science fiction lay in the seventeenth-century novels of exploration in fabulous lands. Therefore Jules Verne's story of travel to the moon is not science fiction because they go by rocket but because of where they go. It would be as much science fiction if they went by rubber band.

Philip K. Dick

Treading the soil of the moon, palpitating its pebbles, tasting the panic and splendor of the event, feeling in the pit of one's stomach the separation from terra - these form the most romantic sensation an explorer has ever known.

Vladimir Nabokov

I prefer to explore the most intimate moments, the smaller, crystallized details we all hinge our lives on.

Rita Dove

You Can't Manage Stress Unless You Do These Three Things

Quote of the Day

From around the web

Updated On : May 25, 2013
Social Media
Our Partners
Quote of the Day App
Android app on Google Play