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Top 100 Telescope Quotes

#1. Age and youth look upon life from the opposite ends of the telescope; it is exceedingly long,
it is exceedingly short. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#2. Mauna Kea is a known biologically hostile work environment and one can only wonder why the
astronomy community is investing 1.4 billion dollars to build the world's largest telescope there. - Author: Steven Magee
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#3. The telescope ... is a conduit to the cosmos. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#4. And when the sun sets ... then the night magic spreads out above your head; worlds and universes a-borning and a-dying - stars and planets and galaxies. And the bigger the telescope they can make, and the farther into the beyond they are able to penetrate, the greater grows the mystery. - Author: Paul Gallico
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#5. The mission of NASA's Kepler telescope is to lift the scales from our eyes and reveal to us just how typical our home world is. Kepler operates by measuring the dimming of stars as planets pass ('transit') in front of them. It has found thousands of previously unknown worlds. - Author: Seth Shostak
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#6. It's like a telescope. My dad, no matter what he's doing, zooms right in so he can't see anything except what's right there with him at that minute. My mom, she's always on wide angle. - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#7. One man said, "I looked at my brother through the microscope of criticism, and I said, "How coarse my brother is." Then I looked at my brother through the telescope of scorn, and I said, "How small my brother is." Then I looked into the mirror of truth and I said, "How like me my brother is." - Author: Thomas S. Monson
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#8. How he'd asked for a telescope for his fourteenth birthday and received a clock radio instead; how he'd saved his allowance and bought himself one. How, sometimes, at dinner, Nath never said a word about his day, because their parents never asked. - Author: Celeste Ng
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#9. Deciding to spit in the eye of every homely matron who ever warned her children not to stare into the sun directly, you crank the titanic telescope around to look directly towards the sun, the center of our solar system. - Author: Daniel Keidl
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#10. 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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#11. If you're looking for faults use a mirror, not a telescope - Author: Boonaa Mohammed
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#12. I've never owned a telescope, but it's something I'm thinking of looking into. - Author: George Carlin
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#13. Jazz is like a telescope, and a lot of other music is like a microscope. - Author: Kamasi Washington
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#14. The development of the telescope, together with increased knowledge of things, brought men to see that the earth is not what man had once thought it to be. - Author: Joseph Franklin Rutherford
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#15. One function of the income gap is that the people at the top of the heap have a hard time even seeing those at the bottom. They practically need a telescope. The pharaohs of ancient Egypt probably didn't was a lot of time thinking about the people who build their pyramids, either. - Author: Molly Ivins
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#16. It is not only that there is no hiding place for the gods from the searching telescope and microscope; there is no such society any more as the gods once supported. - Author: Joseph Campbell
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#17. Phoenix wouldn't stop looking at me like he was looking through a telescope. It was unsettling, being stared at like I was the most beautiful thing in space. - Author: Briana Pacheco
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#18. The man who invented the telescope found out more about heaven than the closed eyes of prayer ever discovered. - Author: Robert Green Ingersoll
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#19. 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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#20. She avoids mirrors, and lifts a powerful telescope to find herself. - Author: Jonathan Safran Foer
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#21. Her death had a powerful impact on me I suppose because it was such an obvious shock, like watching someone for hours through a telescope advance towards you, fist extended with the intention of punching you in the face. Even though I saw it coming it still hurt when it eventually hit me. - Author: Russell Brand
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#22. LSD is a catalyst or amplifier of mental processes. If properly used it could become something like the microscope or telescope of psychiatry. - Author: Stanislav Grof
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#23. 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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#24. For some reason most critics have a hard time fixing their minds directly under their noses, and before they see the object that is there they use a telescope upon the horizon to see where it came from. - Author: Allen Tate
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#25. I knew my interest in the universe and I owned a telescope that I bought with money I earned by walking dogs. 50 cents per walk, per dog, and that accumulated quickly. I bought a camera, a telescope. I taught myself astrophotography. I did all this. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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#26. Meditation puts the telescope to the eye, and enables us to see Jesus after a better sort than we could have seen Him if we had lived in the days of His flesh. - Author: Charles Haddon Spurgeon
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#27. Thanks to the invention of the telescope, planets that are 100 billion miles away look to be only 50 billion miles away. - Author: John Wagner
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#28. She's like a person looking through the wrong end of a telescope, complaining that everything looks small. - Author: Lauren Oliver
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#29. ...but at night when he turns the awkward [telescope] skyward, he catches his breath at the clarity of the image and the vast populations of stars unknown to him until then, the riotous glittering in the dark crevices between constellations, a convocation of bright spirits waiting to be found. - Author: John Pipkin
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#30. This plucky NASA telescope is able to find planets en masse. If you compare planet hunting to prospecting for gold, then Kepler is equivalent to trading in your trusty pan for a diesel-powered sluice box. - Author: Seth Shostak
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#31. Time is the very lens through which ye see
small and clear, as men see through the wrong end of a telescope
something that would otherwise be too big for ye to see at all. That thing is Freedom: the gift whereby ye most resemble your Maker and are yourselves parts of eternal reality. - Author: C.S. Lewis
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#32. Looking for a supernova, therefore, was a little like standing on the observation platform of the Empire State Building with a telescope and searching windows around Manhattan in the hope of finding, let us say, someone lighting a twenty-first birthday cake. - Author: Bill Bryson
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#33. Seeing outward is equivalent to looking backward in time because the telescope's mirror is capturing primeval light ... galaxies that existed before our time. - Author: Richard Preston
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#34. At the age of eight, I bought my first telescope and would spend hours gazing at the moon and stars. I remember thinking what it must have been like when man first realized that we were only a very small part of the overall picture. - Author: Daniel Hope
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#35. I could be spending time looking through a telescope or into a microscope and finding out the most extraordinary, wonderful things, but people say faith can move mountains. Faith in what, by the way? You haven't said. - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#36. What you do is, you have your drawing board and a pencil in hand at the telescope. You look in and you make some markings on the paper and you look in again. - Author: Clyde Tombaugh
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#37. In all my ways of seeing - may I use new glasses, a telescope and a microscope. And may I always allow myself to see a circumstance through the tender hearts of my friends. - Author: Mary Anne Radmacher
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#38. 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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#39. He had also jinxed my telescope so that every time I looked at Mars, Marvin the Martian popped up and threatened to destroy the Earth with an explosive space-modulator. - Author: Jim C. Hines
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#40. Most people, looking back at their childhood, see it as a misty country half-forgotten or only to be remembered through an evocative sound or scent, but some episodes of those short years remain clear and brightly coloured like a landscape seen through the wrong end of a telescope. - Author: D.E. Stevenson
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#41. The Stars are so close you won't need a Telescope." "The Fish jump into your Arms. The Indians know Magick." "We'll go there. We'll live there." "We'll fish there. And you too. - Author: Thomas Pynchon
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#42. A radio telescope works more like a light meter than a camera. You point it toward some fairly broad region of the sky, and it records how much energy, in a particular radio frequency, is coming down to Earth. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#43. Floating down the river, I could not keep my eyes off the Potala; I knew the Dalai Lama was on the roof looking at me through his telescope. On - Author: Heinrich Harrer
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#44. ...you hold a poem
that functions half as personal
note and half as telescope
to the heights
awaiting us all. - Author: Kristen Henderson
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#45. No ease for the boy at the keyhole,
his telescope,
when the women's white bodies flashed
in the bathroom. Young, my eyes began to fail.

Nothing! No oil
for the eye, nothing to pour
on those waters or flames.
I am tired. Everyone's tired of my turmoil. - Author: Robert Lowell
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#46. Fiction, if done right, can bridge cultural divides. Stories can be a footpath for a reader to step into another land and view its indigenous practices and beliefs through a local lens, instead of a telescope. - Author: Nadia Hashimi
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#47. I was studying the sky like I was an astronomer, except it was daytime and I didn't have a telescope, so I was just an idiot. - Author: Sherman Alexie
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#48. 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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#49. Astronomers have built telescopes which can show myriads of stars unseen before; but when a man looks through a tear in his own eye, that is a lens which opens reaches into the unknown, and reveals orbs which no telescope, however skilfully constructed, could do. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#50. My parents gave me a small telescope, then I built my own, and one thing led to another. So that's how I ended up going from being a hobby astronomer to a professional astronomer. - Author: Dimitar Sasselov
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#51. It took 350 years, since the invention of the telescope, to enter the space age, but it has taken only fifteen years since the introduction of the MRI and advanced brain scans to actively connect the brain to the outside world. - Author: Anonymous
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#52. You don't have to even see the common man anymore if you don't want to! Only through the telescope on your yacht. - Author: Chad Harbach
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#53. 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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#54. 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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#55. 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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#56. I'll go to church with anyone who's willing to smoke pot and look through a telescope with me. - Author: Joe Rogan
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#57. Thanks to the telescope and the microscope, religion no longer offers an explanation for anything important. - Author: Christopher Hitchens
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#58. Anxiety is like a telescope that captures light from distant stars that may have already died. Use it at your own risk to observe things that are within easy reach. - Author: Elaine Orabona Foster
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#59. It is striking that the observational search for extraterrestrial life began in the same generation as the invention of the telescope, and with the greatest theoretician of the age. - Author: Carl Sagan
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#60. Geniuses are disconcerting. Their comings and goings in the ideal world give one vertigo ... They have a telescope in one eye and a microscope in the other. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#61. There was a man who had a fly in his eye when he looked through the telescope, and he discovered that there was a most incredible dragon in the moon. - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#62. From the slope of Haleakala, the Old Broad watched the activity in the channel with a two-hundred-power celestial telescope and a pair of "big eyes" binoculars that looked like stereo bazookas on precision mounts that were anchored into a ton of concrete. - Author: Christopher Moore
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#63. What goes on inside a star is better understood than one might guess from the difficulty of having to look at a little dot of light through a telescope, because we can calculate what the atoms in the stars should do in most circumstances. - Author: Richard P. Feynman
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#64. I wish I could shut up like a telescope! I think I could, if I only knew how to begin. - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#65. I remember being fascinated by ants and wasps and other bugs when I was a kid. I'd set out a Coke can and stand back 20 feet and use my telescope to watch wasps land on it. - Author: Paul McEuen
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#66. An atheist is a man who looks through a telescope and tries to explain what he can't see ... - Author: Orlando Aloysius Battista
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#67. The end is uncertain and I've never been so afraid
But I don't need a telescope to see that there's hope
And that makes me feel brave. - Author: Owl City
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#68. I know that we are surrounded by so much blossoming horror in the world that three puppies wandering off isn't very much, but I worry about it and see this simple event as the possible telescope for a larger agony. - Author: Richard Brautigan
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#69. I was, I remember, I still remember when the first time I pointed the telescope at the sky and I saw Saturn with the rings. It was a beautiful image. - Author: Umberto Guidoni
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#70. He burned his house down for the fire insurance and spent the proceeds on a telescope. - Author: Robert Frost
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#71. My course, navigating the sea of life, begins with a goal sighted in the lens of my telescope. - Author: Celeste Cooper
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#72. The older you get, the further back you feel a hunger for reading. Your view of that time changes. These people don't feel like impossibly distant specks down the reverse telescope of time. - Author: David Mitchell
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#73. The future infrared space telescope will cover that area in a much more efficient manner. - Author: Claude Nicollier
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#74. How clumsily we love this world:
looking into that vast darkness,
waiting for the telescope
to send down unseen colors of light. - Author: Julia B. Levine
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#75. The mind of a general ought to resemble and be as clear as the field-glass of a telescope. - Author: Napoleon Bonaparte
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#76. 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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#77. The fellow that can only see a week ahead is always the popular fellow, for he is looking with the crowd. But the one that can see years ahead, he has a telescope but he can't make anybody believe that he has it. - Author: Will Rogers
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#78. Oh telescope,
Keep your eye on my only hope,
Lest I blink and be swept off the narrow road,
Hercules, you've got nothing to say to me,
'Cause you're not the blinding light that I need.
For He is the saving grace of the galaxies! - Author: Owl City
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#79. 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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#80. Men love watches with multiple functions. My husband has one that is a combination address book, telescope and piano. - Author: Rita Rudner
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#81. At one point consciousness-altering devices like the microscope and telescope were criminalized for exactly the same reasons that psychedelic plants were banned in later years. They allow us to peer into bits and zones of Chaos. - Author: Timothy Leary
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#82. Until a thing was seen, could it be said to exist? And if his eye through the telescope were the one that brought a certain star into existence, did not that make him a creator? - Author: Kate Grenville
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#83. Oh, how I wish I could shut up like a telescope! I think I could, if I only know how to begin.' For, - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#84. Where there is an observatory and a telescope, we expect that any eyes will see new worlds at once. - Author: Henry David Thoreau
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#85. If you start out with a little telescope observing the stars and you keep at it over the years, as I have, it's kind of a dream to one day have an observatory where you can always go and use the telescope conveniently. - Author: Timothy Ferriss
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#86. You are adorable, mademoiselle. I study your feet with the microscope and your soul with the telescope. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#87. 'With a telescope, some munchies, and a warm blanket, watch for Halley's comet.' Yeah. I like that. There's no time limit. Just sit there and grow old together. - Author: David Cross
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#88. Look at life through the wrong end of the telescope. - Author: Dr. Seuss
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#89. The history of astronomy is a history of receding horizons. - Author: Edwin Powell Hubble
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#90. The telescope makes the world smaller; it is only the microscope that makes it larger. Before long the world will be cloven with a war between the telescopists and the microscopists. The first study large things and live in a small world; the second study small things and live in a large world. - Author: G.K. Chesterton
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#91. Alice, 'it would be of very little use without my shoulders. Oh, how I wish I could shut up like a telescope! I think I could, if I only know how to begin.' For, you see, so many out-of-the-way things had happened lately, that Alice had begun to think that very - Author: Lewis Carroll
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#92. I'm a total nerd, so I'm on my telescope, or I read a lot. I'm very inspired by ancient history. - Author: Michelle Phan
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#93. She looked lonely through the lens of my telescope, like one of those faraway stars, still visible to our eyes but no longer really there. - Author: Karen Thompson Walker
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#94. You can't photograph the hugest mysteries of the universe that really have nothing to do with what shows up before your eyes, under a microscope, through a telescope, in the pages of books. - Author: Carol Plum-Ucci
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#95. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope, and that enables you to laugh at life's realities. - Author: Dr. Seuss
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#96. I'd like a telescope, but I probably wouldn't look at the stars that often. I'd definitely be looking into people's flats most of the time. - Author: Alison Goldfrapp
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#97. As the story goes, Albert Einstein's wife Elsa remarked, upon hearing that a telescope at the Mount Wilson Observatory was needed to determine the shape of space-time: Oh, my husband does this on the back of an old envelope. - Author: Edward Frenkel
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#98. All space is relative. There is no such thing as size. The telescope and the microscope have produced a deadly leveling of great and small, far and near. The only little thing is sin, the only great thing is fear!
("The Jelly-Fish") - Author: David H. Keller
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#99. We can never prove that we're alone in the universe. But the Allen Telescope Array could prove that we're not. - Author: Seth Shostak
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#100. Nature composes some of her loveliest poems for the microscope and the telescope. - Author: Theodore Roszak
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