Astronomy's much more fun when you're not an astronomer.
— Brian May

astronomers ought to be able to ask fundamental questions without accelerators.
Saul Perlmutter astronomer quote

If I didn't choose art, I would have become an astronomer.
— Peter Max

The Scriptures were written, not to make us astronomers, but to make us saints.
— Matthew Henry

The undevout astronomer must be mad.
— William Herschel