Alan Shepard – The pilot looked at his…

The pilot looked at his cues of attitude and speed and orientation and so on…


“The pilot looked at his cues of attitude and speed and orientation and so on and responded as he would from the same cues in an airplane, but there was no way it flew the same. The simulators had showed us that.”
-Alan Shepard

Emmylou Harris – My parents were not very…

My parents were not very happy. They were very worried about me pursuing a career…


“My parents were not very happy. They were very worried about me pursuing a career that even if I had talent might not give me the happiness and the success that they – any parent hopes for their child.”
-Emmylou Harris

Lester Bangs – It’s much easier to wear…

It’s much easier to wear a Chairman Mao button and shake your fists in the…


“It’s much easier to wear a Chairman Mao button and shake your fists in the air and all that, then to actually read the Communist manifesto and things like that and actually become involved in politics.”
-Lester Bangs