Have been doing a bit of research for a project that involves dreaming in its most far-fetched sense.
To me, there's nothing quite like NASA: the nostalgia, the dream, the excitement, the fear, the unknown. Like today, there was so much in the global financial and social economies to contend with - however they took those challenges as well as this final unknown of the space race head on. The courage and adventuresome wanderlust of the NASA program is something synonymous with the American Dream - a beacon of hope, wonder, and encouragement in uncertain times.
the United States was not built by those who waited and rested and wished to look behind them. This country was conquered by those who moved forward, and so will space
John F. Kennedy 1962