The Pale Blue Dot

You might imagine an uncharitable extraterrestrial observer looking down on our species… – with us excitedly chattering, “The Universe is created for us! We’re at the center! Everything pays homage to us!” -and concluding that our pretensions are amusing, our aspirations pathetic, that this must be the planet of the idiots.
Carl Sagan

Thanks to According to Carl Sagan.

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