To believe in a universe as young as six or seven thousand years old is to extinguish the light from most of the galaxy. Not to mention, the light from all the hundred billion other galaxies in the observable universe.
(Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey)
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Inside every cynical person, there is a disappointed idealist.
I can’t get over this quote. It has been stuck with me ever since I first heard it because god damn it this man is smart.