” When I was a child, and I was at our school, everybody’s parents were involved in space program. In every class, we have several kids whose fathers were flown cosmonauts or who prepared for the flight. “


” The Space Shuttle was a great machine. Without it, we would not have been able to build the International Space Station because the parts and modules were delivered by Shuttle crews. “


” We prepare for ten years, but other people buy their way into space. “


” I never thought about it, really, that I am going to be the second generation of the space cosmonauts. I just want to do my job as best as is possible, and that’s it, honestly. “


” I think the curiosity of mankind, that we want something unknown. Like, 500 years ago, humankind wanted to know what the other side of the ocean is, and it was a very risky project, and then we decided that probably we can fly, let’s fly higher. And now we’re flying space station, and still it’s not enough for us: we want to know what’s beyond. “


” International Space Station, it’s huge, I would say, space building. When you just can see it – and you can see it actually from five kilometers perfectly well when the sun is rising – and you can’t imagine, or can’t believe, that this miracle was built by people, by humans. “



All 6 Sergey Volkov Quotes about Space in picture


When I was a child, and I was at our school, everybody
The Space Shuttle was a great machine. Without it, we would not have been able to build the International Space Station because the parts and modules were delivered by Shuttle crews.


We prepare for ten years, but other people buy their way into space.
I never thought about it, really, that I am going to be the second generation of the space cosmonauts. I just want to do my job as best as is possible, and that
I think the curiosity of mankind, that we want something unknown. Like, 500 years ago, humankind wanted to know what the other side of the ocean is, and it was a very risky project, and then we decided that probably we can fly, let
International Space Station, it
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