The air up there in the clouds is very pure and fine, bracing and delicious. And why shouldn't it be?--it is the same the angels breathe.
Always keep an 'out' in your hip pocket.
If you want to grow old as a pilot, you've got to know when to push it, and when to back off.
I was always afraid of dying. Always. It was my fear that made me learn everything I could about my airplane and my emergency equipment, and kept me flying respectful of my machine and always alert in the cockpit.
There's no such thing as a natural-born pilot.
The reason birds can fly and we can't is simply that they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings.
I fly because it releases my mind from the tyranny of petty things.
And let's get one thing straight. There's a big difference between a pilot and an aviator. One is a technician; the other is an artist in love with flight.
Both optimists and pessimists contribute to society. The optimist invents the aeroplane, the pessimist the parachute.
Keep thy airspeed up, less the earth come from below and smit thee.
Gravity. It's not just a good idea; it's the law!
Never fly anything that doesn't have the paint worn off the rudder Pedals.
I hope you either take up parachute jumping or stay out of single motored airplanes at night.
Two wrongs don't make a right.
You haven't seen a tree until you've seen its shadow from the sky.
Why don't they make the whole plane out of that black box stuff.
Flying is done largely with the imagination.
Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse.
Navigating by the compass in a sea of clouds over Spain is all very well, it is very dashing, but - you want to remember that below the sea of clouds lies eternity.
Travelers are always discoverers, especially those who travel by air. There are no signposts in the sky to show a man has passed that way before. There are no channels marked. The flier breaks each second into new uncharted seas.
Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
If you don't like what you see, stop looking.
In soloing - as in other activities - it is far easier to start something than it is to finish it.
If two wrongs don't make a right, try three.
The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage.
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