2019-01-21

The Fascination of Flying: 11 Quotes You Must Know

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Be free, discover the world, travel. We believe that heaven belongs to all of us, connecting us. Those who share our passion for aviation quickly understand what we're talking about. But it's not always easy to put this enthusiasm into words. One more reason to share our 11 favorite quotes about flying.


How does it feel to float high above the clouds? What makes the view from thousands of meters above so special? And why does our heart race with joy every time we take off from the ground? These quotes about flying bring it to the point:

 

“IT IS ONLY WHEN YOU ARE FLYING ABOVE IT THAT YOU REALIZE HOW INCREDIBLE THE EARTH REALLY IS.” PHILIPPE PERRIN

 

“UNLIKE THE BOUNDARIES OF THE SEA BY THE SHORELINES, THE “OCEAN OF AIR” LAPS AT THE BORDER OF EVERY STATE, CITY, TOWN AND HOME THROUGHOUT THE WORLD.” WELCH POGUE 

 

“MAN MUST RISE ABOVE THE EARTH – TO THE TOP OF THE ATMOSPHERE AND BEYOND – FOR ONLY THUS WILL HE FULLY UNDERSTAND THE WORLD IN WHICH HE LIVES.” SOCRATES

 

 

“WHEN EVERYTHING SEEMS TO BE AGAINST YOU, REMEMBER THAT AN AIRPLANE TAKES-OFF AGAINST THE WIND, NOT WITH IT.” HENRY FORD

 

 

“AVIATION IS PROOF THAT GIVEN THE WILL, WE HAVE CAPACITY TO ACHIEVE THE IMPOSSIBLE.” EDWARD VERNON RICHENBACHER

 

 

“TO MOST PEOPLE, THE SKY IS THE LIMIT. TO THOSE WHO LOVE AVIATION, THE SKY IS HOME.” ANON 

 

 

“I’VE NEVER KNOWN AN INDUSTRY THAT CAN GET INTO PEOPLE’S BLOOD THE WAY AVIATION DOES.” ROBERT SIX

 

 

“THERE IS A KIND OF PRINCIPLE OF THE SKY, A SPIRIT OF FLIGHT THAT CALLS TO CERTAIN AMONG MANKIND, AS THE WILDERNESS CALLS TO SOME AND THE SEE CALLS TO OTHER.” RICHARD BACH

 

“ONCE YOU HAVE TASTED FLIGHT, YOU WILL FOREVER WALK THE EARTH WITH YOUR EYES TURNED SKYWARD, FOR THERE YOU HAVE BEEN, AND THERE YOU WILL ALWAYS LONG TO RETURN.” LEONARDO DA VINCI 

 

“TO INVENT AN AIRPLANE IS NOTHING. TO BUILD ONE IS SOMETHING. TO FLY IS EVERYTHING.” OTTO LILIENTHAL 

 

“AERONAUTICS WAS NEITHER AN INDUSTRY NOR A SCIENCE. IT WAS A MIRACLE.” IGOR SIKORSKY 

 

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Klein

Linda Katharina Klein

Marketing Campaign Manager at PRO SKY Germany
Always full of ideas, Linda has a talent for inspiring people and bringing stories to life. As Pro Sky's Marketing Campaign Manager, she uses her bubbly, light-hearted personality and her experience as an award-winning journalist to create content that is both informative and entertaining.