1. 10

    I used to think about how nice it would be to visit the planets. Of course, I didn't expect to see in my lifetime what has happened. I knew it would happen some day, but it came along faster than I at first thought.

  2. 9

    When I was in the fourth grade, I became intensely interested in geography and I learned it well.

  3. 8

    You have to compete with others in the field. Sometimes the competition gets pretty fierce because you're competing for funds or grants to do your work, the financial work.

  4. 7

    I was interested in telescopes and the way they worked because I had an intense desire to see what things looked like, so I learned how to use telescopes and find things in the sky.

  5. 6

    Young man, I am afraid you are wasting your time. If there were any more planets they would have been found long before this.

  6. 5

    Unfortunately, a lot of the concepts in the Bible are based on ancient mythology that doesn't fit the findings of science.

  7. 4

    I was always looking ahead. I used to do all kinds of things for entertainment. When I was young, we had no radio, no TV. We were 30 miles from the public library, out in the sticks in Western Kansas, and so I'd do arithmetic exercises.

  8. 3

    I guess the two things I was most interested in were telescopes and steam engines. My father was an engineer on a threshing rig steam engine and I loved the machinery.

  9. 2

    Can you imagine young people nowadays making a study of trigonometry for the fun of it? Well I did.

  10. 1

    How does a pansy, for example, select the ingredients from soil to get the right colors for the flower? Now there's a great miracle. I think there's a supreme power behind all of this. I see it in nature.

  11. Last Update: 28 November 2022

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