Those who gave away their wings are sad not to see them fly.
If black boxes survive air crashes, why don’t they make the whole plane out of that stuff?
I think progress began to retrogress when Wilbur and Orville started tinkering around in Dayton and at Kitty Hawk, because I believe that two Wrights made a wrong.
I feel about airplanes the way I feel about diets. It seems to me that they are wonderful things for other people to go on.
The Wright Brothers created the single greatest cultural force since the invention of writing. The airplane became the first World Wide Web, bringing people, languages, ideas, and values together.
Why fly? Simple. I’m not happy unless there’s some room between me and the ground.
The engine is the heart of an airplane, but the pilot is its soul.
The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
There are only two emotions in a plane: boredom and terror.
You haven’t seen a tree until you’ve seen its shadow from the sky.