25 Touching Tweets About Neil Armstrong’s Death

A man respected and loved by so many is being remembered on twitter this afternoon. From Mohawk Guy to Mitt Romney, Neil was a man with an awful lot of admirers.

Imagine having been Neil Armstrong at a dinner party. Wouldn't have to put any effort in. #RIP

— mrjamieeast (@Jamie East)

Neil Armstrong today takes his place in the hall of heroes. The moon will miss its first son of earth.

— MittRomney (@Mitt Romney)

☾ Rest in peace, Neil Armstrong. You are such an inspiration...

— Alyssa_Milano (@Alyssa Milano)

RIP Neil Armstrong (Rest In Planet).

— SUPERPEAS_ (@NOW!S)

im reading about neil armstrong and cyring violently he was so neat

— robbiewmartin (@Robbie Martin)

RIP Neil Armstrong - One of the few men whose moonwalk outshone Michael Jackson's.

— gr4sshopp3r (@Luke Brown)

RIP Neil Armstrong. My first inspiration to try to make space travel possible for all. A hero for anyone who looks to the stars & dreams

— richardbranson (@richardbranson)

RIP Neil Armstrong, the most famous govt worker in history for the biggest govt project the world ever saw. Proof humanity can be amazing.

— Templesmith (@Ben Templesmith)

Neil Armstrong's astronaut application arrived a week past the deadline. A friend slipped the tardy form in with the others. #RIP

— mental_floss (@Mental Floss)

RIP Neil Armstrong

— ricky_martin (@Ricky Martin)

Gabby and I are both sad to hear of the loss of Neil Armstrong. He was an icon of exploration and a great American. He will be missed.

— ShuttleCDRKelly (@Mark Kelly)

Just heard Neil Armstrong took the giant leap. RIP a true modern hero and conqueror of the moon. Will be ever remembered.

— simonpegg (@Simon Pegg)

The next time you say "I can't" to me, remember what Neil Armstrong was able to do with a really, really big pocket calculator.

— WillMcAvoyACN (@Will McAvoy)

RIP Neil Armstrong. Proof that humans can always push further. http://t.co/Qu2S6ApW

— SethGreen (@Seth Green)

Very sad & a great man. He & all astronauts have great inspired the world - First man on the Moon Neil Armstrong dies http://t.co/2OmbG1Yt

— eddieizzard (@Eddie Izzard)

Many are unjustly labelled heroes these days,Neil Armstrong truly was one and shunned the world of celebrity which could have gone with it.

— fieldproducer (@Neal Mann)

So sad about Neil Armstrong. I was honoured & fortunate to have met and spent a little time with him, & he was even nicer than you imagine.

— neilhimself (@Neil Gaiman)

"Geologists have a saying - rocks remember." RIP Neil Armstrong. We will remember you. You marked an entire generation of dreamers.

— ninagarcia (@Nina Garcia)

One great moment of silence for mankind. Rest in peace, Neil Armstrong.

— wilw (@Wil Wheaton)

Neil Armstrong was the spiritual repository of spacefaring dreams & ambitions. In death, a little bit of us all dies with him

— neiltyson (@Neil deGrasse Tyson)

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