Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
When I give, I give myself.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
There is always room at the top.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.