It suddenly struck me that that tiny pea, pretty and blue, was the Earth. I put up my thumb and shut one eye, and my thumb blotted out the planet Earth. I didn’t feel like a giant. I felt very, very small. ~ Neil Armstrong
August 5, 1930 – August 25, 2012. The press has reported that his family’s request is that the next time one sees a full moon, think of Neil and wink.