59 Total Quotes

American Aviator Quotes

Amelia Earhart
The woman who can create her own job is the woman who will win fame and fortune.
Amelia Earhart
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Most pilots learn, when they pin on their wings and go out and get in a fighter, especially, that one thing you don't do, you don't believe anything anybody tells you about an airplane.
Chuck Yeager
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Amelia Earhart
Flying might not be all plain sailing, but the fun of it is worth the price.
Amelia Earhart
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If you want to grow old as a pilot, you've got to know when to push it, and when to back off.
Chuck Yeager
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Amelia Earhart
The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure , the process is its own reward.
Amelia Earhart
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If I had to choose, I would rather have birds than airplanes.
Charles Lindbergh
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I owned the world that hour as I rode over it. free of the earth, free of the mountains, free of the clouds, but how inseparably I was bound to them.
Charles Lindbergh
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You do what you can for as long as you can, and when you finally can't, you do the next best thing. You back up but you don't give up.
Chuck Yeager
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Life is a culmination of the past, an awareness of the present, an indication of a future beyond knowledge, the quality that gives a touch of divinity to matter.
Charles Lindbergh
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Amelia Earhart
Never interrupt someone doing what you said couldn't be done.
Amelia Earhart
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You don't concentrate on risks. You concentrate on results. No risk is too great to prevent the necessary job from getting done.
Chuck Yeager
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Amelia Earhart
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
Adventure is worthwhile in itself.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
Please know that I am aware of the hazards. I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be a challenge to others.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail their failure must be but a challenge to others.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, But, they also get more notoriety when they crash.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
There are two kinds of stones, as everyone knows, one of which rolls.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
Obviously I faced the possibility of not returning when first I considered going. Once faced and settled there really wasn't any good reason to refer to it.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
I want to do it because I want to do it.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
Women, like men, should try to do the impossible. And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.
Amelia Earhart
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Amelia Earhart
There is so much that must be done in a civilized barbarism like war.
Amelia Earhart
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Life is like a landscape. You live in the midst of it but can describe it only from the vantage point of distance.
Charles Lindbergh
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I cut the emergency switch just in time to keep 'Winnie Mae' from making an exhibition of herself by standing on her nose. That would have been fatal to our hopes.
Wiley Post
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There's no such thing as a natural-born pilot.
Chuck Yeager
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Courage is doing what your afraid to do. There can be no courage unless your scared.
Eddie Rickenbacker
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But misfortunes never come singly.
Wiley Post
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Isn't it strange that we talk least about the things we think about most?
Charles Lindbergh
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Rules are made for people who aren't willing to make up their own.
Chuck Yeager
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It is the greatest shot of adrenaline to be doing what you have wanted to do so badly. You almost feel like you could fly without the plane.
Charles Lindbergh
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