Edgar Mitchell – A man who went to the moon

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A wonderful quote from a man who went to the moon that many of our politicians should ponder on:-

‘You develop an instant global consciousness, a people orientation, an intense dissatisfaction with the state of the world, and a compulsion to do something about it. From out there on the moon, international politics look so petty.

You want to grab a politician by the scruff of the neck and drag him a quarter of a million miles out and say, ‘Look at that, you son of a bitch.’