"Science has not yet mastered prophecy. We predict too much for the next year and yet far too little for the next 10."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."Neil Armstrong on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."Neil Armstrong on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."Neil Armstrong on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."Neil Armstrong on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."Neil Armstrong on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"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."