Star Quote of the Day: 9 August 2014

The planets and the Moon - photos by Gary Varney

The planets and the Moon – photos by Gary Varney

“The purpose of life is the investigation of the Sun,
the Moon and the heavens.”

Anaxagoras  (510-428 BC)

 

image and quote submitted by Gary varney

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Star Quote of the Day: 8 August 2014

NGC 6946 - photo by Gianluca Masi

NGC 6946 – photo by Gianluca Masi

“…And meanwhile the Galaxy ran through space
and left behind those signs old
and new and I still hadn’t found mine.”

Italo Calvino  (1923-1985)

 

image and quote submitted by Gianluca Masi

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Star Quote of the Day: 7 August 2014

The Moon and Venus - photo by Ruža Marija Mostarac

The Moon and Venus – photo by Ruža Marija Mostarac

“The moon’s an arrant thief
And her pale fire she snatches from the sun”

William Shakespeare  (1564-1616)

 

image submitted by Ruža Marija Mostarac, quote submitted by Gianluca Masi

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Star Quote of the Day: 6 August 2014

Omega Centauri - photo by Albert Barr

Omega Centauri – photo by Albert Barr

“Caddy got the box and set it on the floor and opened it.
It was full of stars. When I was still, they were still.
When I moved, they glinted and sparkled. I hushed.”

William Faulkner  (1897-1962)

 

image submitted by Albert Barr, quote submitted by Gianluca Masi

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Star Quote of the Day: 5 August 2014

Neil Armstrong descending on the Moon: 21 July 1969

Neil Armstrong descending on the Moon: 21 July 1969

“That’s one small step for man,
one giant leap for mankind”

 Neil Armstrong  (1930-2012)

This post celebrates the Author on the 83rd anniversary after his birthday.

 

quote submitted by Isabella De Carli; image submitted by Gianluca Masi

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Star Quote of the Day: 4 August 2014

The Moon, Venus and Jupiter, 26 Mar. 2012 - photo by Gianluca Masi

The Moon, Venus and Jupiter, 26 Mar. 2012 – photo by Gianluca Masi

“For myself, I declare I don’t know anything about it.
But the sight of the stars always makes me dream.”

Vincent van Gogh  (1853-1890)

 

quote and image submitted by Gianluca Masi

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Star Quote of the Day: 3 August 2014

The Moon around the first quarter - photo by Gary Varney

The Moon around the first quarter – photo by Gary Varney

“It is a beautiful and delightful sight
to behold the body of the Moon.”

Galileo Galilei  (1564-1642)

 

quote and image submitted by Gary Varney

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Star Quote of the Day: 2 August 2014

The spiral galaxy NGC 7479 – photo by Gianluca Masi

The spiral galaxy NGC 7479 – photo by Gianluca Masi

“I’m sure the universe is full of intelligent life.
It’s just been too intelligent to come here.”

Arthur C. Clarke  (1917-2008)

 

quote and image submitted by Gianluca Masi

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Star Quote of the Day: 1 August 2014

Comet C/2009 R1 McNaught – photo by Gianluca Masi

Comet C/2009 R1 McNaught – photo by Gianluca Masi

“Comets are like cats
they have tails,
and they do precisely what they want”

David H. Levy  (1948)

 

quote and image submitted by Gianluca Masi

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