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John Glenn Quote: “As I hurtled through space, one thought kept crossing my mind – every part of this rocket was supplied by the lowest bidder.”

As I hurtled through space, one thought kept crossing my mind – every part of this rocket was supplied by the lowest bidder.

— John Glenn



John Glenn Quote: “The most important thing we can do is inspire young minds and to advance the kind of science, math and technology education that will help youngsters take us to the next phase of space travel.”

The most important thing we can do is inspire young minds and to advance the kind of science, math and technology education that will help youngsters take us to the next phase of space travel.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “I suppose the one quality in an astronaut more powerful than any other is curiosity. They have to get some place nobody’s ever been.”

I suppose the one quality in an astronaut more powerful than any other is curiosity. They have to get some place nobody’s ever been.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “Zero G and I feel fine.”

Zero G and I feel fine.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “If there is one thing I’ve learned in my years on this planet, it’s that the happiest and most fulfilled people I’ve known are those who devoted themselves to something bigger and more profound than merely their own self interest.”

If there is one thing I’ve learned in my years on this planet, it’s that the happiest and most fulfilled people I’ve known are those who devoted themselves to something bigger and more profound than merely their own self interest.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “We have an infinite amount to learn both from nature and from each other.”

We have an infinite amount to learn both from nature and from each other.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “To sit back and let fate play its hand out and never influence it is not the way man was meant to operate.”

To sit back and let fate play its hand out and never influence it is not the way man was meant to operate.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “Too many people, when they get old, think that they have to live by the calendar.”

Too many people, when they get old, think that they have to live by the calendar.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “The moment of twilight is simply beautiful.”

The moment of twilight is simply beautiful.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “I don’t know what you could say about a day in which you have seen four beautiful sunsets.”

I don’t know what you could say about a day in which you have seen four beautiful sunsets.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “There are times when you devote yourself to a higher cause than personal safety.”

There are times when you devote yourself to a higher cause than personal safety.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “By its very definition, civic responsibility means taking a healthy role in the life of one’s community. That means that classroom lessons should be complemented by work outside the classroom. Service-learning does just that, tying community service to academic learning.”

By its very definition, civic responsibility means taking a healthy role in the life of one’s community. That means that classroom lessons should be complemented by work outside the classroom. Service-learning does just that, tying community service to academic learning.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “There is still no cure for the common birthday.”

There is still no cure for the common birthday.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “I am a stranger. I come in peace. Take me to your leader and there will be a massive reward for you in eternity.”

I am a stranger. I come in peace. Take me to your leader and there will be a massive reward for you in eternity.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “I think a mentor gets a lot of satisfaction in a couple of ways. They’re doing something constructive, so they feel good about that. And when they see the results of this, with the young people they’re working with, it’s very, very rewarding.”

I think a mentor gets a lot of satisfaction in a couple of ways. They’re doing something constructive, so they feel good about that. And when they see the results of this, with the young people they’re working with, it’s very, very rewarding.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “To get your name well enough known that you can run for a public office, some people do it by being great lawyers or philanthropists or business people or work their way up the political ladder. I happened to become known from a different route.”

To get your name well enough known that you can run for a public office, some people do it by being great lawyers or philanthropists or business people or work their way up the political ladder. I happened to become known from a different route.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “You know, old folks can have dreams, too, as well as young folks, and then work toward them. And to have a dream like this come true for me is just a terrific experience.”

You know, old folks can have dreams, too, as well as young folks, and then work toward them. And to have a dream like this come true for me is just a terrific experience.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “When others kid me about being bald, I simply tell them that the way I figure it, the good Lord only gave men so many hormones, and if others want to waste theirs on growing hair, that’s up to them.”

When others kid me about being bald, I simply tell them that the way I figure it, the good Lord only gave men so many hormones, and if others want to waste theirs on growing hair, that’s up to them.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “Just because I’m 77 doesn’t mean I don’t have a dream.”

Just because I’m 77 doesn’t mean I don’t have a dream.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “That was a real fireball.”

That was a real fireball.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “I was sold on flying as soon as I had a taste for it.”

I was sold on flying as soon as I had a taste for it.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “This is a day we have managed to avoid for a quarter of a century. We’ve talked about it before and speculated about it, and it finally has occurred. We hoped we could push this day back forever.”

This is a day we have managed to avoid for a quarter of a century. We’ve talked about it before and speculated about it, and it finally has occurred. We hoped we could push this day back forever.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “We are more fulfilled when we are involved in something bigger than ourselves.”

We are more fulfilled when we are involved in something bigger than ourselves.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “Love is a combination of friendship, passion, and respect.”

Love is a combination of friendship, passion, and respect.

— John Glenn


John Glenn Quote: “To look out at this kind of creation out here and not believe in God is to me impossible.”

To look out at this kind of creation out here and not believe in God is to me impossible.

— John Glenn

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