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Before a war, military science seems a real science, like astronomy. After a war it seems more like astrology. - Rebecca West


To command the professors of astronomy to confute their own observations is to enjoin an impossibility, for it is to command them not to see what they do see, and not to understand what they do understand, and to find what they do not discover. - Galileo Galilei


O how loud It calls devotion! genuine growth of night! Devotion! daughter of Astronomy! As un-devout Astronomer is mad. - Edward Young