Galaxy Sayings and Quotes

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


A galaxy is composed of gas and dust and stars billions upon billions of stars. Every star may be a sun to someone.     

Carl Sagan

I am a being of Heaven and Earth, of thunder and lightning, of rain and wind, of the galaxies.     

Eden Ahbez

When you look at the stars and the galaxy, you feel that you are not just from any particular piece of land, but from the solar system.     

Kalpana Chawla

Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is.     

Douglas Adams

The priceless galaxy of misinformation called the mind.     

Djuna Barnes

The immense distances to the stars and the galaxies mean that we see everything ins pace int he past, some as they were before the Earth came to be. Telescopes are time machines.     

Carl Sagan

I had always seen myself as a star I wanted to be a galaxy.     

Twyla Tharp

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

Our galaxy, the Milky Way, is one of 50 or 100 billion other galaxies in the universe. And with every step, every window that modern astrophysics has opened to our mind, the person who wants to feel like they're the center of everything ends up shrinking.      

Neil deGrasse Tyson

Who are we? We find that we live on an insignificant planet of a humdrum star lost in a galaxy tucked away in some forgotten corner of a universe in which there are far more galaxies than people.     

Carl Sagan

Is it not careless to become too local when there are four hundred billion stars in our galaxy alone.     

A. R. Ammons

How can you look at the galaxy and not feel insignificant?     

Ridley Scott

Never apologize for burning too brightly or collapsing into yourself every night. That is how galaxies are made.     

Tyler Kent White

Look at the sky. We are not alone. The whole universe is friendly to us and conspires only to give the best to those who dream and work.     

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

There are at least as many galaxies in our observable universe as there are stars in our galaxy.     

Martin Rees

However alert we are, antiquity remains an unknown, unanticipated galaxy     

Donald Hall

Those freckles make you seem like a galaxy of stars, just waiting to be explored and loved.     

Nikita Gill

The dancing Sun the dancing moon the dancing stars and the dancing galaxies are the direct expression of our divine Self.     

Amit Ray

Our galaxy's pretty ordinary, garden-variety. So if we believe our galaxy has a super massive black hole, that tells us that most, if not all, galaxies host such a black hole at their centers.     

Andrea M. Ghez

Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.     

Stephen Hawking