Roy Lee: I don’t know why they’d drop a bomb on this place, be a heck of a waste of a bomb.
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Homer: Dad, I may not be the best, but I come to believe that I got it in me to be somebody in this world. And it’s not because I’m so different from you either, it’s because I’m the same. I mean, I can be just as hard-headed, and just as tough. I only hope I can be as good a man as you. Sure, Wernher von Braun is a great scientist, but he isn’t my hero.
Elsie: If you don’t, I’ll leave you. I’ll find work. I’ll do whatever it takes to get away from here. I’ll live in a tree to get away from you. Don’t you think I won’t.
John: Where would you go?
Elsie: Myrtle Beach.
Roy Lee: Prodigenous!
Homer: No. Coal mining may be your life, but it’s not mine. I’m never going down there again. I wanna go into space.
Elsie: Your father always has to be the big hero. I swear if he dies I won’t shed a tear.