For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you. —Neil deGrasse Tyson

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For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You'd be surprised how far that gets you.

NEIL DEGRASSE TYSON

Astrophysicist

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Eleanor from California AUGUST 23, 2017
Learn, and help. Good idea.

Krissy from Citrus Heights, CA AUGUST 22, 2017
Inspiring message

Karyn from VA AUGUST 22, 2017
Excellent words to live by !

Tony from Southsea  AUGUST 22, 2017
Great attitude to live by

Cathy from Maine AUGUST 22, 2017
Definitely words to live by...


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