Sat, Jul 20, 2013
Aero-News: Quote of the Day
ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the day's events and issues.
Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be thought-provoking.
Reader suggestions and comments are welcome... and if particularly intriguing, timely, or poignant, may themselves become future Quotes of the Day.
Let us hear from you, folks!
Aero-News Quote of the Day
“This bill ensures sustainability of purpose and budget for high-priority programs and gives direction to NASA on future endeavors. While it is safe to say everyone on this Committee would like to see more funding for NASA, we must do the best with the hand we’ve been dealt." Source: Space Subcommittee Chairman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) at the full committee's NASA budget markup hearing.
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