“I spread confident wings to space and soared toward the infinite, leaving far behind me what others strained to see from a distance.
"Here, there was no up. No down. No edge. No center.
"I saw that the Sun was just another star. And the stars were other Suns, each escorted by other Earths like our own.
"The revelation of this immensity was like falling in love.”
- Giordano Bruno, 1548 - 1600