I know of only one bird - the parrot - that talks and it can't fly very high.
Men become wise just as they become rich, more by what they save than by what they receive
It is possible to fly without motors, but not without knowledge and skill.
The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who...looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space...on the infinite highway of the air.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
I am an enthusiast, but not a crank in the sense that I have some pet theories as to the proper construction of a flying machine. I wish to avail myself of all that is already known and then, if possible, add my mite to help on the future worker who will attain final success.
We could hardly wait to get up in the morning.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
She encouraged us to follow our dreams.
Rediscovering Early Flight Through a Lens: Photographing the 'Wright Experience'
Right now folks are having difficulty leaving the (flooded) area.
Lilienthal's enthusiastic efforts to arouse others may yet prove his most valuable contribution to the solution of the problem. What one man can do himself directly is but little. If however he can stir up ten others to take up the task he has accomplished much.