Buzz Aldrin Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old buzz aldrin quotes, buzz aldrin sayings, and buzz aldrin proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Returning to Earth, that was the challenging part.     

Buzz Aldrin

I know: If you're looking down at Earth, you're looking through an atmosphere that has a bit of haze in many places and not just occasional clouds.     

Buzz Aldrin

Exploration is wired into our brains. If we can see the horizon, we want to know what's beyond.     

Buzz Aldrin

Many say exploration is part of our destiny, but it's actually our duty to future generations and their quest to ensure the survival of the human species.     

Buzz Aldrin

There's no doubt that there will be many trials and tribulations along the way in taming space for the benefit of all, unmasking its truths and using the boundless resources available to us. Taking a chance allows us to seek new horizons and we all benefit from being horizon hunters.     

Buzz Aldrin

Maybe it was the challenge of flight, the opportunity to fly, the competition of summer camp and the inspiration and discipline of West Point. I think all of those things helped me to develop a dedication and inspired me to get ahead.     

Buzz Aldrin

Astronauts are not superhuman. They lead ordinary lives and have varied personalities.     

Buzz Aldrin

Heavy lifting doesn't need to be heavy spending if we do the job right.     

Buzz Aldrin

NASA needs to focus on the things that are really important and that we do not know how to do. The agency is a pioneering force, and that is where its competitive advantage lies.     

Buzz Aldrin

To move forward, what's required is a unified space agenda based on exploration, science, development, commerce, and security.     

Buzz Aldrin

We must still think of ourselves as pioneers to understand the importance of space.     

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Mars is the symbolic and totally stimulating next objective that could so dominate the next century's exploration efforts. From Mars, the resources of all the asteroids will become readily available.     

Buzz Aldrin

Mars has a bit of air pressure; maybe we can build up that atmosphere to be a bit more accommodating to humans.     

Buzz Aldrin

Mars could very well be a staging location for the resources of the asteroid belt. We have to learn how to get a payback somewhere, but it's beyond Mars that the real payoff will come from minerals.     

Buzz Aldrin

Mars is far more attractive as an outpost colony for earthlings than the moon is.     

Buzz Aldrin

Mars has been flown by, orbited, smacked into, radar inspected, and rocketed onto, as well as bounced upon, rolled over, shoveled, drilled into, baked, and even laser blasted.     

Buzz Aldrin

Nobody cares about the bronze or silver medals.     

Buzz Aldrin

In space, you don't get that much noise. Noise doesn't propagate in a vacuum.     

Buzz Aldrin

Space tourism is a logical outgrowth of the adventure tourist market.     

Buzz Aldrin

Look at what Silicon Valley has done - the advance of computers.     

Buzz Aldrin

There may be aliens in our Milky Way galaxy, and there are billions of other galaxies. The probability is almost certain that there is life somewhere in space.     

Buzz Aldrin

From the distance of the moon, Earth was four times the size of a full moon seen from Earth. It was a brilliant jewel in the black velvet sky.     

Buzz Aldrin