Quotations by Wernher von Braun
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Born: Saturday, March 23, 1912
Died: Thursday, June 16, 1977 (65 years old)
For my confirmation, I didn't get a watch and my first pair of long pants, like most Lutheran boys. I got a telescope. My mother thought it would make the best gift.
(Keywords: Mother, Thought, Boys, First)
I have learned to use the word "impossible" with the greatest caution.
(Keywords: Caution, Word)
It will free man from the remaining chains, the chains of gravity which still tie him to this planet.
(Keywords: Gravity, Man, Will)
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
There is just one thing I can promise you about the outer-space program - your tax-dollar will go further.
(Keywords: Tax, Promise, Will)
We can lick gravity, but sometimes the paperwork is overwhelming.