'We had a non religious ceremony and had a few Carl Sagan quotes that we had read. My favorite was 'For small creatures such as we the vastness is bearable only through love.' From his novel 'Contact'. It still gives me chills.'—katelynf
"I’ll tell you one thing about the universe, though. The universe is a pretty big place. It’s bigger than anything anyone has ever dreamed of before. So if it’s just us… seems like an awful waste of space. Right?" — Contact, Carl Sagan
Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break the shackles of time, proof that humans can work magic.