Apollo 13

Apollo 13 quotes

65 total quotes (ID: 45)

Gene Kranz
Jack Swigert
Jim Lovell
Marilyn Lovell
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From now on, we live in a world where man has walked on the moon. And it's not a miracle, we just decided to go.


Gentlemen, it's been a privilege flying with you.

Gentlemen, what are your intentions? I'd like to go home.

Give Me A Go-No-Go For Launch

Goddammit! I don't want another ESTIMATE! I want procedures! NOW!

I am sick and tired of the entire western world knowing how my kidneys are functioning!

I can't deal with cleaning up. Let's sell the house.

I don't care about what anything was DESIGNED to do, I care about what it CAN do.

I suggest you gentlemen invent a way to put a square peg in a round hole. Rapidly.

I'm gonna give these guys a beautiful ride.

If a Flight Surgeon had to okay me for this mission, I'd be grounded.

Launch Control, This is Houston, We are go for Launch

Let's work the problem people. Let's not make things worse by guessing.

Listen to a recording of the original performance of this quote: Houston, we have a problem. Note: ranked #50 in the American Film Institute's list of the top 100 movie quotations in American cinema. In real life, the quote was "Houston, we've had a problem." Apollo Expeditions to the Moon, ch. 13.1, by James A. Lovell. The original phrase pronounced by Jack Swigert, "Houston, we've had a problem here" and then repeated by Lovell, "Houston, we've had a problem", was altered to a present-tense in the film script.

Lunar module has just become a lifeboat.