5 Total Quotes

Alex Roland Quotes

I like to tell people that I discovered (Hansen), ... Alas, he was already discovered when I first met him. He is an excellent historian who has made an enviable reputation for himself.
Alex Roland
#People

Defense and government contractors couldn't make anything inexpensive if their lives depended on it.
Alex Roland
#Defense

It's probably harmless, ... but it trivializes the space program. It seems as if they've got nothing better to do than send up an old, outdated senator.
Alex Roland
#Space

in a budget crisis of its own making.
Alex Roland
#Crisis

The shuttle could never do what the agency tried to make it do, and so they traded off safety. I don't blame the managers; they were presented with an impossible job.
Alex Roland
#Safety