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Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother. These daughters have too long dominated the earth.

Voltaire, writer

It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look upwards, and draws it from the things of this world to the other.

Plato, philosopher

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

Brian May, musician

The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons.

Edwin Powell Hubble, scientist

It's like having astronomy without knowing where the stars are.

E. O. Wilson, scientist

Science Fiction is not just about the future of space ships travelling to other planets, it is fiction based on science and I am using science as my basis for my fiction, but it's the science of prehistory - palaeontology and archaeology - rather than astronomy or physics.

Jean M. Auel, writer

Similarly, many a young man, hearing for the first time of the refraction of stellar light, has thought that doubt was cast on the whole of astronomy, whereas nothing is required but an easily effected and unimportant correction to put everything right again.

Ernst Mach, physicist

Computer science is no more about computers than astronomy is about telescopes.

Edsger Dijkstra, scientist

The discovery of a new dish does more for the happiness of the human race than the discovery of a star.

Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin,

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Walt Whitman, poet

I try to forget what happiness was, and when that don't work, I study the stars.

Derek Walcott, playwright

This sight... is by far the noblest astronomy affords.

Edmond Halley, scientist

I love biomedical science, I love astronomy, and you can't really do much with those in a fantasy setting.

Elizabeth Moon, author

I went to the University of Washington as a physics and astronomy major. My other interest, of course, was aviation. I always wanted to be a pilot. And if you're going to fly airplanes, the best place to be is the Air Force.

Michael P. Anderson, astronaut

Astronomy is not the apex of science or of invention. But it is a test of the cast of temperament and mind that underlies a culture.

Jacob Bronowski, scientist

Astronomy is perhaps the science whose discoveries owe least to chance, in which human understanding appears in its whole magnitude, and through which man can best learn how small he is.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg, scientist

Adam inquires concerning celestial motions, is doubtfully answered, and exhorted to search rather things more worthy of knowledge.

John Milton, poet

These earthly godfathers of Heaven's lights, that give a name to every fixed star, have no more profit of their shining nights than those that walk and know not what they are.

William Shakespeare, dramatist

I'm interested in astrology and astronomy.

Emm Gryner, musician

But my most favourite pursuit, after my daily exertions at the Foundry, was Astronomy. There were frequently clear nights when the glorious objects in the Heavens were seen in most attractive beauty and brilliancy.

James Nasmyth, inventor

I turned my attention for a while to gamma ray astronomy and soon began the first in a continous series of experiments at the Savannah River site to study the properties of the neutrino.

Frederick Reines, physicist

Most people today still believe, perhaps unconsciously, in the heliocentric universe every newspaper in the land has a section on astrology, yet few have anything at all on astronomy.

Hannes Alfven, scientist

So far as hypotheses are concerned, let no one expect anything certain from astronomy, which cannot furnish it, lest he accept as the truth ideas conceived for another purpose, and depart from this study a greater fool than when he entered it.

Nicolaus Copernicus, scientist

My amateur interest in astronomy brought out the term 'magnitude,' which is used for the brightness of a star.

Charles Francis Richter, scientist

Astronomy teaches the correct use of the sun and the planets.

Stephen Leacock, economist

But when researchers at Bell Labs discovered that static tends to come from particular places in the sky, the whole field of radio astronomy opened up.

Murray Gell-Mann,

It's been said that astronomy is a humbling and, I might add, a character-building experience.

Carl Sagan, astronomer

Medicine rests upon four pillars - philosophy, astronomy, alchemy, and ethics.

Paracelsus, scientist

Until very recently, the heavenly bodies have been investigated only with reference to their position and their laws of motion, and a quarter of a century ago astronomy was little more than celestial topography.

George Phillips Bond, scientist

We are probably nearing the limit of all we can know about astronomy.

Simon Newcomb, mathematician

I liked math - that was my favorite subject - and I was very interested in astronomy and in physical science.

Sally Ride, astronaut

This is very similar to astronomy where different magnitudes are assigned to the brightness of an astronomical object, depending on the range of wavelengths being measured.

Charles Francis Richter, scientist

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