Quotes About Neil Armstrong
Quotes about Neil Armstrong, who was the first human to walk on the moon, who died on 25th August 2012 at age 82.
"This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind"
- Neil Armstrong
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"Next time you walk outside on a clear night and see the moon smiling down at you, think of Neil Armstrong and give him a wink."
- Armstrong's family
"Neil was among the greatest of American heroes - not just of his time, but of all time."
- President Barack Obama
"We will miss him as a friend, mentor, explorer and ambassador for the American spirit of ingenuity."
- Bob Behnken, chief of the Astronaut Office, NASA.
"Neil Armstrong understood that we should reach beyond the stars. His 'one giant leap for mankind' was taken by a giant of a man."
- U.S. Senetor Bill Nelson.
"He was the best, and I will miss him terribly."
- Michael Collins
"We enter this next era of space exploration, we do so standing on the shoulders of Neil Armstrong."
- Charles Bolden, NASA administrator.