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.

    4
  2. 9

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

    4
  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.

    5
  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
  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.

    7
  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
  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.

    13
  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.

    49
  9. 2

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

    85
  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.

    99
  11. Last Update: 28 November 2022

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