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Top 51 Hubble's Quotes

#1. The great spirals, with their enormous radial velocities and insensible proper motions, apparently lie outside our Solar system. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#2. Observations always involve theory. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#3. Equipped with his five senses, man explores the universe around him and calls the adventure Science. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#4. At the last dim horizon, we search among ghostly errors of observations for landmarks that are scarcely more substantial. The search will continue. The urge is older than history. It is not satisfied and it will not be oppressed. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#5. When we can build something like the Hubble telescope and fathom images of this vast cosmos of which we are a part, it really gives pause to wonder what and who we are within a larger framework than linear adventures at the shopping mall and taxes. - Author: Vanna Bonta
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#6. A scientist naturally and inevitably ... mulls over the data and guesses at a solution. He proceeds to testing of the guess by new data-predicting the consequences of the guess and then dispassionately inquiring whether or not the predictions are verified. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#7. The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#8. Wisdom cannot be directly transmitted, and does not readily accumulate through the ages. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#9. But in 1929, Edwin Hubble made the landmark observation that wherever you look, distant galaxies are moving rapidly away from us. In other words, the universe is expanding. - Author: Stephen Hawking
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#10. Past time is finite, future time is infinite. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#11. There we measure shadows, and we search among ghostly errors of measurement for landmarks that are scarcely more substantial. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#12. Observation always involves theory. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#13. The outstanding feature, however, is the possibility that the velocity-distance relation may represent the de Sitter effect, and hence that numerical data may be introduced into discussions of the general curvature of space. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#14. I don't know how anyone can see the Hubble 'Deep Field' image and not feel like something else is going about its business out there. - Author: Tracy K. Smith
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#15. Edwin Hubble, who continues to give me great faith in humanity, because he started out as a lawyer and then became an astronomer. - Author: Lawrence M. Krauss
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#16. I knew that even if I were second or third rate, it was astronomy that mattered. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#17. If spirituality is the sense of awe and humility in the face of the creation, what could be more awesome and humbling than the deep space discovered by Hubble and the cosmologists, and the deep time discovered by Darwin and the evolutionists. - Author: Michael Shermer
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#18. In this way, Edwin Hubble worked out the distances to nine different galaxies. We now know that our galaxy is only one of some hundred thousand million that can be seen using modern telescopes, each galaxy itself containing some hundred thousand million stars. - Author: Stephen Hawking
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#19. Equipped with our five senses - along with telescopes and microscopes and mass spectrometers and seismographs and magnetometers and particle accelerators and detectors sensitive to the entire electromagnetic spectrum - we explore the universe around us and call the adventure science. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#20. Now go to bed, you crazy night owl! You have to be at NASA early in the morning. So they can look for your penis with the Hubble telescope. - Author: Tina Fey
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#21. But in those first hours after you take it, your brain is tuned in like nothing you can imagine. Eyes like the Hubble telescope, sensing light that's not even on the spectrum. You might be able to read minds, make time stop, cook pasta that's exactly right every time. - Author: David Wong
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#22. I will fight in the United States Senate this year to fund a servicing mission to Hubble by 2008, a mission that would potentially increase Hubble's power and efficiency by a factor of 10 and allow us to look back almost to the beginning of the universe. - Author: Barbara Mikulski
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#23. The Hubble Space Telescope has spotted aurora near the poles of both Saturn and Jupiter. And on Earth, the aurora borealis and australis (the northern and southern lights) serve as intermittent reminders of how nice it is to have a protective atmosphere. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#24. The Earth - from our altitude at Hubble, we're 350 miles up. We can see the curvature. We can see the roundness of our home, our home planet. And it's the most magnificent thing I've ever seen. It's like looking into Heaven. It's paradise. - Author: Michael J. Massimino
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#25. I wondered had I really oversold the Hubble. I have to admit that, since, I have been convinced that I didn't. - Author: Nancy Roman
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#26. Countless women are alive today because of ideas stimulated by a design flaw in the Hubble Space Telescope. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#27. I feel privileged and honored to have flown. It's been a tremendous ride, looking back on the legacy and accomplishments, like the Hubble telescope and the launching of the International Space Station in 1998. - Author: Alan G. Poindexter
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#28. With correction, and given the chance, 'Terra Nova' can and will deliver seasons of transcendent images and story-telling. Failing to renew 'Terra Nova' is shortsighted, as myopic as it would have been to scrap the Hubble. 'Terra Nova' is the Hubble Telescope of television. - Author: Stephen Lang
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#29. The Hubble Law is one of the great discoveries in science; it is one of the main supports of the scientific story of Genesis. - Author: Robert Jastrow
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#30. After that, he drank all the rest of the sherry, and Mr. Hubble drank the port, and the two talked (which I have since observed to be customary in such cases) as if they were of quite another race from the deceased, and were notoriously immortal. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#31. The Next Generation Space Telescope, which will be located much further away from the Earth than the Hubble Space Telescope presently is, will also explore the infrared part of the spectrum. - Author: Claude Nicollier
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#32. I've been going insane reading my students' papers. Apparently several of them think the Hubble Space Telescope is used to search the universe for hubbles."
~ Ithana Aaronson - Author: Jeanne Birdsall
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#33. The great spirals ... apparently lie outside our stellar system. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#34. Science is the one human activity that is truly progressive. The body of positive knowledge is transmitted from generation to generation. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#35. Hubble is very close to my heart, and going back to Hubble, because I was there once already in 1993, is really a great privilege for me. - Author: Claude Nicollier
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#36. Even Hubble hasn't found yet the end of this universe, and we don't know that it has any end. - Author: Billy Graham
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#37. The unspooling of the skein of the genome has effectively abolished racism and creationism, and the amazing findings of Hubble and Hawking have allowed us to guess at the origins of the cosmos. But how much more addictive is the familiar old garbage about tribe and nation and faith. - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#38. We do not know why we are born into the world, but we can try to find out what sort of a world it is - at least in its physical aspects. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#39. We find them smaller and fainter, in constantly increasing numbers, and we know that we are reaching into space, farther and farther, until, with the faintest nebulae that can be detected with the greatest telescopes, we arrive at the frontier of the known universe. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#40. While Roscoe made cups of coffee for Charlie Hubble and Finlay sat in the rosewood office, - Author: Lee Child
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#41. I'm such a long-term investor, I've never really let go and celebrated what I did with the Hubble telescope. - Author: Story Musgrave
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#42. With the eyes of the Hubble Space Telescope we have seen that the House of God is the House of Chaos! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#43. All nature is a vast symbolism: Every material fact has sheathed within it a spiritual truth. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#44. With the Hubble telescope and all the other things that are out there, I believe something would have come through. Today, I really believe we are unique. - Author: Mark Goddard
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#45. Looking at scientific inquiry, next paradigm will be based on very large datasets. Scientists are in the lead in handling very large datasets - Hubble telescope or Large Hadron Collider are massive datasets. - Author: David Willetts
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#46. It's always a combination of physics and poetry that I find inspiring. It's hard to wrap your head around things like the Hubble scope. - Author: Tom Hanks
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#47. That's what Hubble can do for us. It can tell us whether the universe is expanding forever or if one day it's going to come back together. - Author: Duane G. Carey
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#48. Annie Jump Cannon (left) and Henrietta Leavitt, whose unsung labours and incisive deductions made Hubble's breakthroughs possible. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#49. Take solace in that, regardless of the fact that the love you had in your mind was lost, it was fairer than any, and you can take that with you forever. - Author: Taylor Nadeau
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#50. When my father died, those years when he was working on the Hubble came back to me, and it seemed fitting to imagine him as having somehow merged with the large mystery that the universe represents. - Author: Tracy K. Smith
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#51. Science sent the Hubble telescope out into space, so it could capture light and the absence thereof, from the very beginning of time. And the telescope really did that. So now we know that there was once absolutely nothing, such a perfect nothing that there wasn't even nothing or once. - Author: Kurt Vonnegut
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