Mortal as I am, I know that I am born for a day. But when I follow at my pleasure the serried multitude of the stars in their circular course, my feet no longer touch the earth.
Quote by Ptolemy
Sometimes I think we're alone. Sometimes I think we're not. In either case, the prospect...
God is infinite, so His universe must be too. Thus is the excellence of God...
A star shines on the hour of our meeting.
That's here. That's home. That's us. On it everyone you love, everyone you know, everyone...
We live in a changing universe and few things are changing faster than our conception...
In Earth, among millions of lineages or organisms and perhaps 50 billion speciation events, only...
We have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.
Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.
Physicists and astronomers see their own implications in the world being round, but to me...
The meek shall inherit the Earth, but not its mineral rights.
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another
For I dipped into the future, far as human eye could see, Saw the vision...
It's like having astronomy without knowing where the stars are.
Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy: the mad daughter of a wise...
With every passing hour our solar system comes forty-three thousand miles closer to globular cluster...
The world is my country, science is my religion.