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17 Jeff Bezos Space Quotes (#3 is so cool)

Quotes by Jeff Bezos to enlighten you with the Art of Space and Innovation.

Jeffrey Preston Bezos is the second richest American entrepreneur on earth. Besides being the founder of the online retailer Amazon, he also initiated Blue Origins, an aerospace manufacturer and sub-orbital spaceflight services company that started 22 years ago and is now achieving new heights of success in astronomy.

The 58-year-old is fond of astronomy and space travel. He privately funds his company, Blue origins, which organizes trips to space. On several occasions, he has emphasized the need to develop programs for space research. In 2021 Jeff, with his brother and other companions, boarded a blue Origins reusable rocket and reached the edge of space to endure weightlessness and returned after a few minutes. To save you the hassle, we have compiled 17 quotes by Jeff Bezos about space and space travel.

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Space Quotations by Jeff Bezos

1.) “We’re going to build a road to space so that our kids and their kids can build the future. And we need to do that. We need to do that to solve the problems here on Earth. It’s not about escaping,” — Jeff Bezos

2.) “We need to take all heavy industry, all polluting industry, and move it into space. And keep Earth as this beautiful gem of a planet that it is.” — Jeff Bezos

3.) “When it comes to space, I see it as my job, I’m building infrastructure the hard way. I’m using my resources to put in place heavy lifting infrastructure so the next generation of people can have a dynamic, entrepreneurial explosion into space.” — Jeff Bezos

4.) “You cannot make a giant space company in your dorm room. Not today. And the reason is that the heavy lifting infrastructure isn’t in place.” — Jeff Bezos

5.) “People will visit Mars, they will settle mars, and we should because it’s cool.” — Jeff Bezos

6.) “This is the only good planet in the solar system. We’ve sent robotic probes to all of them. This is the only good one, I promise you. So we have to take care of it. And when you go into space and see how fragile it is, you want to take care of it even more. And that’s what this is about.” — Jeff Bezos

7.) “When we build our own colonies, we can do them in near-Earth vicinity, because people are going to want to come back to Earth. Very few people – for a long time, anyway – are going Jeff Bezos to want to abandon Earth altogether.” — Jeff Bezos

8.) “This suborbital tourism mission lets us practice. We need to do that over and over and over and get as good at running space vehicles as we are as a civilization at running commercial airliners.” — Jeff Bezos

9.) “We need unifiers, not vilifiers. When you look out at the planet, there are no borders. There’s nothing. It’s one planet and we share it and it’s fragile.” — Jeff Bezos

10.) “In just a few hundred years, we will have to cover the entire surface of the Earth in solar cells if we want to continue to grow our energy usage.” — Jeff Bezos

11.) “If you want to be a space entrepreneur today, you have to do everything from the beginning. There’s no real infrastructure that’s at an affordable cost. So that’s what we have to do, is build that kind of infrastructure and then future generations will get to rest on top of it,” — Jeff Bezos

12.) “Once you get into space, you can really unleash a lot of creativity, but the launch itself? I have been through all of the creative ways, and believe me, chemical rockets are the best.” — Jeff Bezos

13.) “Who wants a Skittle?” — Jeff Bezos

14.) “One of the equilibria that we’re at today with space launch is that we don’t get to practice enough.” — Jeff Bezos

15.) ”The solar system can support a trillion humans. And then we’d have a thousand Mozarts and a thousand Einsteins.” — Jeff Bezos

16.) “I know Elon, we’re very like minded in many ways. We’re not conceptual twins. One thing I want us to do is go to Mars, but for me it’s one thing. He’s singularly focused on that. I think motivation wise, for me I don’t find that Plan B idea motivating. I don’t want a plan B for Earth, I want Plan B to make sure Plan A works.” — Jeff Bezos

17.) “There’s a very happy group of people on this capsule,” — Jeff Bezos

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Summary

Jeff Bezos is reaching new heights in the world of astronomical exploration and travel. It is comforting to know that entrepreneurs are taking a step in the right direction and investing huge capital into this.

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