How about something like this?"We stand on the shoulders of giants. Marco Polo, Zheng He, Ibn Battuta, Christopher Columbus, Lewis and Clark, Roald Amundsen, Charles Lindbergh, Neil Armstrong. Today we take this step as one species on a journey that will take us to the stars. Humanity's story has only just begun."It is cheesy and it is "Hollywood" but it is something I would say if I was the first human to land on Mars.Would the colonial undertones be problematic? Should they name drop great inventors and scientists like Edison, Ford, Oppenheimer, Einstein, Musk, etc. instead of those explorers?
"Well, here we are!"
Quote from: neoforce on 01/24/2023 12:28 pm"Good luck, Mr. Gorsky"
"Good luck, Mr. Gorsky"