The Right Stuff Season 1 Episode 5: "The Kona Kai Seance" Quotes
Chris: Have you made a decision?
Bob: I have.
Chris: So, who is it?
I'm not on a solo mission. I want to build a female astronaut core, and I want you to be a part of it.Gerri
A toast to the brave men of Convair. May their courage serve as an example to all of us simple-minded pilots.Alan
The news is a first draft of history, isn't that what they say?John
Think about that last draft of history, you know, the one that never gets rewritten. Think about what you want that to say.John
John: It matters how people see us, guys! It matters what we do! The example we set, and not just for the country, by the way. Your own children are looking at you. You're husbands and fathers, all of you. Just show some self control!
Alan: For God sakes! We wouldn't be the pilots that we are today if we didn't have control! But do we have appetites? Yeah. I'm a human being, and I'm going to die one day. We all are. We are test pilots, and we get that fact; we stare it in the face for a living!
John: You're damned right you're gonna die. What I want to know is how you're gonna be remembered.
Alan: I don't care!
John: Look, all I'm trying to do, guys, all I am ever trying to do is help this group.
Alan: You're lookin' out for John Glenn. That's all you ever do.