We are going to Mars. Here are some proverbs and quotes about planets and satellites.


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A picture is worth a thousand words. A satellite image is worth a million dollars.
Sarah Parcak

Americans are from Mars, Europeans are from Venus: they agree on little and understand each other less and less.
Robert Kagan

By exposing the absence of purpose in the laws governing the universe, science forces us to take responsibility for the welfare of ourselves, our species, and our planet.
Steven Pinker
Source: Enlightenment Now: The Case for Reason, Science, Humanism, and Progress

Each spice has a special day to it. For turmeric it is Sunday, when light drips fat and butter-colored into the bins to be soaked up glowing, when you pray to the nine planets for love and luck.
Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni
Source: The Mistress of Spices

Earth might one day soon resemble the planet Venus.
Stephen Hawking

Going to Mars would evolve humankind into a two-planet species.
Buzz Aldrin

I believe alien life is quite common in the universe, although intelligent life is less so. Some say it has yet to appear on planet Earth.
Stephen Hawking

I put up my thumb and it blotted out the planet Earth.
Neil Armstrong

If humanity doesn't land on Mars in my lifetime, I would be very disappointed.
Elon Musk

If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.
Loren Eiseley

If you think the ocean isn't important, imagine Earth without it. Mars comes to mind. No ocean, no life support system.
Sylvia Earle

It's not going to do any good to land on Mars if we're stupid.
Ray Bradbury

Keep the blue planet green.
(unknown author)

Let's save Planet A.
(unknown author)

Mars is far more attractive as an outpost colony for earthlings than the moon is.
Buzz Aldrin

Mars is there, waiting to be reached.
Buzz Aldrin

Our meaning is to make our little planet Earth a better place to live, to stop wars, disarm nuclear missiles, to stop diseases, AIDS, plague, cancer and to stop pollution.
Uri Geller

Planet Earth is far more resilient than humans and will certainly outlive us.
Emily Calandrelli

Planets of all sorts exist.
Stephen Hawking

The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage.
Mark Russell

The sun, with all those planets revolving around it and dependent on it, can still ripen a bunch of grapes as if it had nothing else in the universe to do.
Galileo Galilei

There are only two races on this planet - the intelligent and the stupid.
John Fowles

Unless we keep this planet healthy, everything else is for naught.
Victoria Principal

We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special.
Stephen Hawking

We are slowly running out of planets to inhabit.
Anthony T. Hincks

We are using resources as if we had two planets, not one. There can be no 'plan B' because there is no 'planet B.'
Ban Ki-moon

We shall be permitted to live on this planet only for as long as we treat all nature with compassion and intelligence.
Aldous Huxley

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