17th-century Astronomer Quotes
We must look to the heavens...for the measure of the earth.
Hail! then, ye eyes that penetrate the inmost recesses of the heavens, and gazing upon the bosom of the sun with your sight-assisting tube, have dared to point out the spots on that eternal luminary !
Quote of the day
It is safe to make a choice of your thoughts, scarcely ever safe to express them all.
Predictions that didn't happen
If it's on the Internet it must be true
Remarkable Last Words (or Near-Last Words)
Philip James Bailey
Letitia Elizabeth Landon