"Research is creating new knowledge."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."Neil Armstrong on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."Neil Armstrong on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."Neil Armstrong on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."Neil Armstrong on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."Neil Armstrong on William Shakespeare
"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."
"Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the Moon. July 1969 AD. We came in peace for all mankind."
"I think we're going to the moon because it's in the nature of the human being to face challenges. It's by the nature of his deep inner soul... we're required to do these things just as salmon swim upstream."