Scott Kelly’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes

Ten of My Favourite Scott Kelly Quotes 

Love reading? Then it’s likely you will love a good quote from your favourite author. This article covers Scott Kelly’s Top 10 Popular and Famous Quotes that we at Australia Unwrapped have collected from some of his greatest works. Scott Kelly quotes to remember and here you will find 10 of the best. A memorable quote can stay with you and can be used along your journey. Choosing Scott Kelly’s top 10 quotes is not easy, but here they are:

Popular Quotes

“Unlike NASA, the Russians don’t feel the drama of the countdown is necessary.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

 “What is it worth to see two former bitter enemies transform weapons into transport for exploration and the pursuit of scientific knowledge? What is it worth to see former enemy nations turn their warriors into crewmates and lifelong friends? This is impossible to put a dollar figure on, but to me it’s one of the things that makes this project worth the expense, even worth risking our lives.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

“If NASA were to train an astronaut how to mail a package, they would take a box, put an object in the box, show you the route to the post office, and send you on your way with postage. The Russians would start in the forest with a discussion on the species of tree used to create the pulp that will make up the box, then go into excruciating detail on the history of box making.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

“I’ve learned that an achievement that seems to have been accomplished by one person probably has hundreds, maybe even thousands, of people’s minds and work behind it, and I’ve learned that it’s a privilege to be the embodiment of that work.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

 “I’ve learned that most problems aren’t rocket science, but when they are rocket science, you should ask a rocket scientist. In other words, I don’t know everything, so I’ve learned to seek advice and counsel and to listen to experts.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

 “Only later, when the Twitter chat is over, do I have the chance to reflect that I just experienced being trolled, in space, by the second man on the moon, while also engaging in a Twitter conversation with the president.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

“You know,” Gennady says, “it will really suck if we get hit by this satellite.” “Da,” Misha agrees. “Will suck.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

 “I’ve learned from watching my mother train to become a police officer that small steps add to giant leaps.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

“If you were doing something safe, something you already knew could be done, you were wasting time.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

“Here, in a book, I found something I’d thought I would never find: an ambition.”
― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

10 Famous Quotes by Author Scott Kelly

10 quotes by Scott Kelly there you go! It’s never an easy task picking the best quotations from great writers, so please if you disagree or have more to add, please comment and share your opinions. My 10 greatest Scott Kelly quotes will likely be different from yours; however, that’s the best thing about them, each quote can mean something different to each person. So don’t wait, comment and shares your best Scott Kelly Quote. 

One Final Bonus – Scott Kelly Quote 

“Gennady, Misha, and I all served in our militaries before being chosen to fly in space, and though it’s something we never talk about, we all know we could have been ordered to kill one another. Now we are taking part in the largest peaceful international collaboration in history. When people ask whether the space station is worth the expense, this is something I always point out. What is it worth to see two former bitter enemies transform weapons into transport for exploration and the pursuit of scientific knowledge? What is it worth to see former enemy nations turn their warriors into crewmates and lifelong friends? This is impossible to put a dollar figure on, but to me it’s one of the things that makes this project worth the expense, even worth risking our lives.”― Scott Kelly, Endurance: A Year in Space, A Lifetime of Discovery

Dave Peterson

Dave Peterson Passion for adventure and sharing his life long journey with as many others as possible. "What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us." HENRY S. HASKINS

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