I don't know what you could say about a day in which you have seen four beautiful sunsets. ~ John Glenn
After an orange cloud — formed as a
result of a dust storm over the Sahara and caught up by air currents —
reached the Philippines and settled there with rain, I understood that
we are all sailing in the same boat. ~Vladimir Kovalyonok (Astronaut)
It suddenly struck me that that tiny
pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one
eye, and my thumb blotted out the planet Earth. I didn't feel like a
giant. I felt very, very small. ~ Neil Armstrong
Problems look mighty small from 150 miles up. ~ Roger B. Chaffee
For those who have seen the Earth from
space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the
experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we
share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us. ~
- When did you experience a profound love for nature?
- What has nature taught you,.. how has she affected your perspectives?
- What are the significant priorities for the survival of our planet?