"I guess we all like to be recognized not for one piece of fireworks, but for the ledger of our daily work."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Neil Armstrong on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Neil Armstrong on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Neil Armstrong on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Neil Armstrong on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Neil Armstrong on Maya Angelou
"I'm substantially concerned about the policy directions of the space agency. We have a situation in the U.S. where the White House and Congress are at odds over what the future direction should be. They're sort of playing a game and NASA is the shuttlecock that they're hitting back and forth."
"This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind."
"All in all, for someone who was immersed in, fascinated by, and dedicated to flight, I was disappointed by the wrinkle in history that had brought me along one generation late. I had missed all the great times and adventures in flight."
"Research is creating new knowledge."
"Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind."