okay, it's a wisecrack but it's still kinda funny...off of one of my silly blogs:
A Fire On The Moon Stung by the furor over NASA's launch of a probe meant to impact the Moon, enabling scientists to look for signs of water, spokesman Herbert Visafloud acknowledged that many Americans are more comfortable with traditional methods of discovery and colonization. The next rocket, he said, would carry a payload of conquistadors, missionaries and smallpox.
The earth does not belong to man; man belongs to the earth. All things are connected like the blood that unites one family. Man did not weave the web of life; he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web he does to himself.
Be alert to give service. What counts a great deal in life is what we do for others. Anonymous