One thing you learn in the military is that money doesn’t matter. People matter. Thousands of people working tirelessly, day and night. And we may have spent a billion dollars to put one astronaut in a position where they can do something that’ll benefit everybody. And that one astronaut may be a human being who is risking her life in a very dangerous pursuit. A human being who is not doing it for the money, by the way. A human being who is battling fear and exhaustion and uncertainty. And who has been eating dehydrated mac and cheese, mixed with her own filtered urine, for the last month. I want her to have a taste of the Earth. And remember what she’s fighting for.
It’s a simple scientific formula. When a guy as full of BS as Tony calls BS on someone else, that is BS squared.
I learned a long time ago that when you point a finger, you have three fingers pointed back at you. And your thumb stands erect, pointed towards the sky.
I can’t tell you how creepy it is to watch you say the word “arousal”.[Adrian Mallory: Don’t put too much pressure on the act itself. Arousal is birthed in the brain.]
He’s frustrated? You tell him that I’ve been up for 24 hours, and my career is at stake![about Marcus]
He is not an animal! He is a spaceman! And no spaceman gets left behind. Even one that eats babies.[to Brad, about Marcus]