More From Alan Shepard
- "It’s a very sobering feeling to be up in space and realize that one’s safety factor was determined by the lowest bidder on a government contract."
- "I didn’t mind studying. Obviously math and the physical science subjects interested me more than some of the more artistic subjects, but I think I was a pretty good student."
- "I’d like to say I was smart enough to finish six grades in five years, but I think perhaps the teacher was just glad to get rid of me."
More In Attitude
- "Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances."― J. Donald Walters
- "I hope the millions of people I’ve touched have the optimism and desire to share their goals and hard work and persevere with a positive attitude."― Michael Jordan
- "Food is my thing, I do not smoke or drink, so food is my vice."― Kathy Griffin