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Science has not yet mastered prophecy. We predict too much for the next year and yet far too little for the next 10.
 

That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
 

The Eagle has landed.
 

The important achievement of Apollo was demonstrating that humanity is not forever chained to this planet and our visions go rather further than that and our opportunities are unlimited.
 

The one thing I regret was that my work required an enormous amount of my time, and a lot of travel.
 

This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
[History]
 

We had hundreds of thousands of people all dedicated to doing the perfect job, and I think they did about as well as anyone could ever have expected.
 

Well, I think we tried very hard not to be overconfident, because when you get overconfident, that's when something snaps up and bites you.
 

Yeah, I wasn't chosen to be first. I was just chosen to command that flight. Circumstance put me in that particular role. That wasn't planned by anyone.
 


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