Quotations that match 'flight'.I am one of those unhappy persons who inspire bores to the greatest flights of art.
[ Am Art Bores Flights Greatest Inspire Persons Those Unhappy]
Flight by machines heavier than air is unpractical and insignificant, if not utterly impossible.
[ Air Flight Heavier Impossible Insignificant Machines Than Utterly]
I just want to say, good night, sweet prince, may flights of angels sing thee to thy rest.
[ Angels Flights Good Just May Night Prince Rest Say Sing Sweet Thee Thy Want]
And the first flight of the tether satellite happened in '92, and I was the backup on that flight.
[ Backup First Flight Happened Satellite]
There were some extremely good teachers there that were great artists really in their own right. It was actually very hard to concentrate on getting down to going any work being an art student especially when it's a flighty thing at best.
[ Actually Any Art Artists Being Best Concentrate Down Especially Extremely Getting Going Good Great Hard Own Really Right Some Student Teachers Their Thing Very Were Work]
I slept just floating in the middle of the flight deck, the upper deck of the space shuttle.
[ Deck Flight Floating Just Middle Shuttle Slept Space Upper]
One of the jokes on our flight is that, if we have a normal entry day going, the plan is for me... to actually take the orbiter first and fly it for maybe 10 or 15 seconds and then hand it on over to Scooter.
[ Actually Day Entry First Flight Fly Going Hand Jokes Maybe Normal Orbiter Our Over Plan Scooter Seconds Take Then]
How blessings brighten as they take their flight.
[ Blessings Brighten Flight How Take Their]
Fear of error which everything recalls to me at every moment of the flight of my ideas, this mania for control, makes men prefer reason's imagination to the imagination of the senses. And yet it is always the imagination alone which is at work.
[ Alone Always Control Error Every Everything Fear Flight Ideas Imagination Makes Mania Men Moment Prefer Reason Recalls Senses Which Work Yet]
Musical ideas sprang to my mind like a flight of butterflies, and all I had to do was to stretch out my hand to catch them.
[ Butterflies Catch Flight Had Hand Ideas Mind Musical Out Sprang Stretch Them]
As always, we prepare for all sorts of contingencies. And the first few days of the flight up until docking on Day 3 are all spent really in the rendezvous because we launch at a time that puts us in an optimal position to catch up to station.
[ Always Because Catch Day Days Few First Flight Launch Optimal Position Prepare Puts Really Rendezvous Sorts Spent Station Time Until Up Us]
The flight was extremely normal... for the first 36 seconds then after that got very interesting.
[ After Extremely First Flight Got Interesting Normal Seconds Then Very]
And then my chance really happened in 1996 when we added the second flight of the tether satellite.
[ Added Chance Flight Happened Really Satellite Second Then]
But a lot of that kind of work is done pre-flight, coordinating efforts with the flight directors and the ground teams, and figuring out how you're going to operate together.
[ Coordinating Directors Done Efforts Figuring Flight Going Ground How Kind Lot Operate Out Teams Together Work]
We remember the heroes who ran into the burning buildings to rescue those trapped inside, and the dauntless passengers on Flight 93 who laid down their lives to save others, including almost certainly those of us in the U.S. Capitol.
[ Almost Buildings Burning Capitol Certainly Down Flight Heroes Including Inside Into Laid Lives Others Passengers Ran Remember Rescue Save Their Those Trapped Us]
The ultimate judge of your swing is the flight of the ball.
[ Ball Flight Judge Swing Ultimate Your]
This is a Solo Flight, but I want aviation enthusiasts and adventurers everywhere to join me in the endeavour.
[ Adventurers Aviation Endeavour Enthusiasts Everywhere Flight Join Solo Want]
Heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight but, while their companions slept, they were toiling upward in the night.
[ Companions Flight Great Heights Kept Men Night Obtained Reached Slept Sudden Their Toiling Upward Were While]
When I feel like I'm doing my best work, there is a bit of a freedom, a bit of flight that you're not so much losing yourself but you're sort of in the zone.
[ Best Bit Doing Feel Flight Freedom Losing Much Sort Work Yourself Zone]
Although I know a lot of the previous shuttle flights, in theory, had their tasks laid out; but there were still some changes that came along for them.
[ Along Although Came Changes Flights Had Know Laid Lot Out Previous Shuttle Some Still Tasks Their Them Theory Were]
When an aggressor force continually launches attacks from a particular base of operations, it is sound military strategy to take the flight to the enemy.
[ Aggressor Attacks Base Continually Enemy Flight Force Military Operations Particular Sound Strategy Take]
Of course I was delighted the flight was over, but I still had to worry about cleaning up inside the cabin, I had to worry about the hatch, how to get in the sling, and so on.
[ Cabin Cleaning Course Delighted Flight Get Had Hatch How Inside Over Still Up Worry]
Don't get involved in partial problems, but always take flight to where there is a free view over the whole single great problem, even if this view is still not a clear one.
[ Always Clear Even Flight Free Get Great Involved Over Partial Problem Problems Single Still Take View Where Whole]
You can't drink on an eight hour flight, pass out, and then go onstage... well you can, but then you're Spandau Ballet.
[ Ballet Drink Eight Flight Go Hour Onstage Out Pass Then Well]
Better to die in the pursuit of civilized values, we believed, than in a flight underground. We were offering a value system couched in the language of science.
[ Believed Better Civilized Couched Die Flight Language Offering Pursuit Science System Than Underground Value Values Were]
NASA was going to pick a public school teacher to go into space, observe and make a journal about the space flight, and I am a teacher who always dreamed of going up into space.
[ Always Am Dreamed Flight Go Going Into Journal Make Nasa Observe Pick Public School Space Teacher Up]
So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here.
[ Account Autobiography Case Come Death Drove European Events Flights Here Include Jewish Jewry Mother Murders Revolution Russian Should]
The course of the flight up and down was exceedingly erratic, partly due to the irregularity of the air, and partly to lack of experience in handling this machine. The control of the front rudder was difficult on account of its being balanced too near the center.
[ Account Air Balanced Being Center Control Course Difficult Down Due Erratic Exceedingly Experience Flight Front Handling Irregularity Lack Machine Near Partly Rudder Too Up]
If they want to talk about aliens and anything like that... that's part of the gift God gave us. That's what makes life exciting. We're pretty stuck, you know. What gives flight to our life is our imagination.
[ Aliens Anything Exciting Flight Gave Gift Gives God Imagination Know Life Makes Our Part Pretty Stuck Talk Us Want]
One of the things that we can say with confidence is that we will have much lighter, much stronger materials, and this will reduce the cost of air flight, and the cost of rockets.
[ Air Confidence Cost Flight Lighter Materials Much Reduce Rockets Say Stronger Things Will]
The only hope I can see for the future depends on a wiser and braver use of the reason, not a panic flight from it.
[ Braver Depends Flight Future Hope Only Panic Reason See Use Wiser]
It is well to fetter the wings of our fancy and restrain its flights.
[ Fancy Fetter Flights Our Restrain Well Wings]
Scissors, screwdrivers and the like pose an unacceptable risk to flight crews as well passengers.
[ Crews Flight Passengers Pose Risk Scissors Unacceptable Well]
And just when we were at the end of our design process there was the news that the Italian government and the U.S. government had signed an agreement to fly the first Italian astronaut on that flight.
[ Agreement Astronaut Design End First Flight Fly Government Had Italian Just News Our Process Signed Were]
Having the opportunity to fly the first flight of something like a space shuttle was the ultimate test flight.
[ First Flight Fly Having Opportunity Shuttle Something Space Test Ultimate]
We're here so that Afghanistan does not once again become a sanctuary for transnational extremists the way it was when al-Qaeda planned the 9/11 attacks in the Kandahar area, conducted the initial training for the attackers in training camps in Afghanistan before they moved on to Germany and then to U.S. flight schools.
[ Afghanistan Again Al-Qaeda Area Attackers Attacks Become Before Camps Conducted Does Extremists Flight Germany Here Initial Moved Once Planned Sanctuary Schools Then Training Transnational Way]
There's an entire flight simulator hidden in every copy of Microsoft Excel 97.
[ Copy Entire Every Excel Flight Hidden Microsoft Simulator]
I was in the Air Force and was a boom operator (in-flight refueling). I got my comedy start in the Air Force.
[ Air Boom Comedy Force Got Operator Start]
I have seized the light. I have arrested its flight.
[ Arrested Flight Light Seized]
Give the enemy not only a road for flight, but also a means of defending it.
[ Also Defending Enemy Flight Give Means Only Road]
And so we try to address those concerns in every way possible, recognizing, again, in the final analysis, everybody on that flight wants to be assured with the highest level of confidence that everybody else on that flight has been properly screened, and including me and you and everybody.
[ Address Again Analysis Assured Been Concerns Confidence Else Every Everybody Final Flight Highest Including Level Possible Properly Recognizing Screened Those Try Wants Way]
Why are people saying it's too soon? Like the people on that flight, we need to agree about what to do about terrorism. And I think we need to have that conversation now.
[ Agree Conversation Flight Need Now Saying Soon Terrorism Think Too Why]
Sometimes people here can get so focused on, Oh, I've got to get a flight, that it becomes the end all of everything. Then they go off and fly a couple of flights and they think, Okay, is that all there is in life? No, it's not. There's a whole big life out there.
[ Becomes Big Couple End Everything Flight Flights Fly Focused Get Go Got Here Life Off Oh Okay Out Sometimes Then Think Whole]
One of the greatest joys known to man is to take a flight into ignorance in search of knowledge.
[ Flight Greatest Ignorance Into Joys Knowledge Known Man Search Take]
I've always thought of music as something which gives the words their flight and their wings and the music often comes first, although sometimes I'll have a concept, a title idea, a lyric idea that I want to write and the lyric will come first.
[ Although Always Come Comes Concept First Flight Gives Idea Lyric Music Often Something Sometimes Their Thought Title Want Which Will Wings Words Write]
Although it is a fantasy film, it's as real as it can be. You have to imagine that an audience will buy their ticket to a cinema and get on a first-class flight and journey to Middle Earth.
[ Although Audience Buy Cinema Earth Fantasy Film First-Class Flight Get Imagine Journey Middle Real Their Ticket Will]
I would say keep supporting space flight, keep telling the public and the politicians why it's important to advance science and explore the galaxy. I encourage the Japanese to keep doing what they're doing.
[ Advance Doing Encourage Explore Flight Galaxy Important Japanese Keep Politicians Public Say Science Space Supporting Telling Why Would]
Our task was doing maintenance and repairs to keep the station in a good state for the return of the shuttle flights and resumption of major ISS construction.
[ Construction Doing Flights Good Keep Maintenance Major Our Repairs Resumption Return Shuttle State Station Task]
And so, I will be probably, since I am not involved in all the activity, I will have some spare time to devote to document all this busy part of the flight.
[ Activity Am Busy Devote Document Flight Involved Part Probably Since Some Spare Time Will]
We want to be sensitive to people's concerns about privacy about their personal being and things, while ensuring that everybody on every flight has been properly screened.
[ Been Being Concerns Ensuring Every Everybody Flight Personal Privacy Properly Screened Sensitive Their Things Want While]
You define a good flight by negatives: you didn't get hijacked, you didn't crash, you didn't throw up, you weren't late, you weren't nauseated by the food. So you are grateful. Travel
[ Crash Define Flight Food Get Good Grateful Hijacked Late Nauseated Negatives Throw Up Weren]
The amygdala in the emotional center sees and hears everything that occurs to us instantaneously and is the trigger point for the fight or flight response.
[ Center Emotional Everything Fight Flight Hears Instantaneously Occurs Point Response Sees Trigger Us]
When this space walk will be completed, then the arm will be fully operational and ready for the next activity that will be pretty much the testing, the first flight testing of the space station arm.
[ Activity Arm Completed First Flight Fully Much Next Operational Pretty Ready Space Station Testing Then Walk Will]
What other people may find in poetry or art museums, I find in the flight of a good drive. Sports
[ Art Drive Find Flight Good May Museums Other Poetry]
Their elegant shape, showy colours, and slow, sailing mode of flight, make them very attractive objects, and their numbers are so great that they form quite a feature in the physiognomy of the forest, compensating for the scarcity of flowers.
[ Attractive Colours Elegant Feature Flight Flowers Forest Form Great Make Mode Numbers Objects Physiognomy Quite Sailing Scarcity Shape Showy Slow Their Them Very]
Dick Dart emerged from the ether during a flight from New York with my wife and children to Puerto Rico.
[ Children Dart During Emerged Ether Flight New Puerto Rico Wife York]
I try to tell the people that are sort of new here when they come in and do their flights and whatever, the things that you remember most after your flights are the interactions you've had with your crew. Those are the most satisfying things you take away from a flight.
[ After Away Come Crew Flight Flights Had Here Interactions Most New Remember Satisfying Sort Take Tell Their Things Those Try Whatever Your]
I never come back home with the same moral character I went out with; something or other becomes unsettled where I had achieved internal peace; some one or other of the things I had put to flight reappears on the scene.
[ Achieved Back Becomes Character Come Flight Had Home Internal Moral Never Other Out Peace Put Same Scene Some Something Things Unsettled Went Where]
The sparrow that is twittering on the edge of my balcony is calling up to me this moment a world of memories that reach over half my lifetime, and a world of hope that stretches farther than any flight of sparrows.
[ Any Balcony Calling Edge Farther Flight Half Hope Lifetime Memories Moment Over Reach Sparrow Sparrows Stretches Than Up World]
Later, I realized that the mission had to end in a let-down because the real barrier wasn't in the sky but in our knowledge and experience of supersonic flight.
[ Barrier Because End Experience Flight Had Knowledge Later Mission Our Real Realized Sky]
For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.
[ Been Earth Eyes Flight Long Once Return Tasted Turned Walk Will Your]
With the casino and the beds, our passengers will have at least two ways to get lucky on one of our flights.
[ Beds Casino Flights Get Least Lucky Our Passengers Two Ways Will]
Among other things, the Real ID Act sets minimum security criteria that states would have to meet to have their driver's licenses accepted as identification to board a commercial flight or enter federal facilities.
[ Accepted Act Among Board Commercial Criteria Driver Enter Facilities Federal Flight Id Identification Licenses Meet Minimum Other Real Security Sets States Their Things Would]
The factor most ignored in discussing interstellar flight is the kinetic energy that must be invested in the ship to make its tons of matter move at a substantial fraction of the speed of light.
[ Discussing Energy Factor Flight Fraction Ignored Invested Kinetic Light Make Matter Most Move Must Ship Speed Substantial Tons]
He who commands an Apollo flight will not command a second one.
[ Apollo Command Commands Flight Second Will]
You've done it in the simulator so many times, you don't have a real sense of being excited when the flight is going on. You're excited before, but as soon as the liftoff occurs, you are busy doing what you have to do.
[ Before Being Busy Doing Done Excited Flight Going Many Occurs Real Sense Simulator Soon Times]
I once sat next to Jim from Wild Kingdom on a flight from Atlanta. I find mentioning that opens a lot of doors.
[ Atlanta Doors Find Flight Jim Kingdom Lot Mentioning Next Once Opens Sat Wild]
When a test pilot comes off a flight, there is typically another pilot who is going to take it up, and he believes in the debriefing. You don't keep something to yourself.
[ Another Believes Comes Flight Going Keep Off Pilot Something Take Test Typically Up Yourself]
One man's observation is another man's closed book or flight of fancy.
[ Another Book Closed Fancy Flight Man Observation]
I employ 20 people in Vienna. The other 130 coworkers are pilots and flight companions. The Overhead is limited with me. Reduces naturally the costs of my fliers.
[ Companions Costs Coworkers Employ Flight Limited Naturally Other Overhead Pilots Reduces Vienna]
On both of my flights, everything went very well.
[ Both Everything Flights Very Well Went]
Aerial flight is one of that class of problems with which men will never have to cope.
[ Aerial Class Cope Flight Men Never Problems Which Will]
Father, we thank you, especially for letting me fly this flight - for the privilege of being able to be in this position, to be in this wondrous place, seeing all these many startling, wonderful things that you have created.
[ Able Being Created Especially Father Flight Fly Letting Many Place Position Privilege Seeing Startling Thank These Things Wonderful Wondrous]
My background is in physics, so I was the mission specialist, who is sort of like the flight engineer on an airplane.
[ Airplane Background Engineer Flight Mission Physics Sort Specialist]
We can't gather the intelligence we need to foil future attacks, if we are blindly granting terrorists the right to remain silent. But for some reason, we've already done that - with the terrorist who tried to bring down Flight 253.
[ Already Attacks Blindly Bring Done Down Flight Future Gather Granting Intelligence Need Reason Remain Right Silent Some Terrorist Terrorists Tried]
First I shall name the eagle, of which there are three species: the great grey eagle is the largest, of great strength and high flight; he chiefly preys on fawns and other young quadrupeds.
[ Chiefly Eagle First Flight Great Grey High Largest Name Other Preys Quadrupeds Shall Species Strength Three Which Young]
I've always loved airplanes and flight. The space program was really important to me as a kid. I still have a photo of Armstrong and Aldrin on the moon in my living room.
[ Airplanes Always Armstrong Flight Important Kid Living Loved Moon Photo Program Really Room Space Still]
My assignment was exclusively in the research field, and my first published paper, On the Optimal Use of Winds for Flight Planning, was the outgrowth of that work.
[ Assignment Exclusively Field First Flight Optimal Outgrowth Paper Planning Published Research Use Winds Work]
After the Shuttle checks out on its two upcoming flights, it will be ready to take larger components up to the International Space Station later this fall.
[ After Checks Components Fall Flights International Larger Later Out Ready Shuttle Space Station Take Two Up Upcoming Will]
The first two missions have some test objectives, some new capabilities that we're going to try to develop on orbit to possibly be used on later flights.
[ Capabilities Develop First Flights Going Later Missions New Objectives Orbit Possibly Some Test Try Two Used]
In the early 1930s, flying from England to Australia was the longest flight in the world. It was considered extremely dangerous and hazardous, pushing pilots to the limits of mechanical skills and human endurance. Aviation was young.
[ Australia Aviation Considered Dangerous Early Endurance England Extremely Flight Flying Hazardous Human Limits Longest Mechanical Pilots Pushing Skills World Young]
Cutting up fowl to predict the future is, if done honestly and with as little interpretation as possible, a kind of randomization. But chicken guts are hard to read and invite flights of fancy or corruption.
[ Chicken Corruption Cutting Done Fancy Flights Future Guts Hard Honestly Interpretation Invite Kind Little Possible Predict Read Up]
Commissions suit me. They set limits. Jean Marais dared me to write play in which he would not speak in the first act, would weep for joy in the second and in the last would fall backward down a flight of stairs.
[ Act Backward Commissions Dared Down Fall First Flight Jean Joy Last Limits Play Second Set Speak Stairs Suit Weep Which Would Write]
It is the mark of a great man that he puts to flight all ordinary calculations. He is at once sublime and touching, childlike and of the race of giants.
[ Calculations Childlike Flight Giants Great Man Mark Once Ordinary Puts Race Sublime Touching]
In North Carolina nobody bothers us; we're all about concentrating on the work or our auditions that we're trying to get a flight out for. So all that crap is not something that I'm confronted with on a daily basis.
[ Auditions Basis Bothers Carolina Concentrating Confronted Crap Daily Flight Get Nobody North Our Out Something Trying Us Work]
The moment my doctor told me, I went silent. My mum and dad were with me, then we all went to pieces. I was saying, No, I've got my flight to Sydney in two hours. I'm getting on a plane.
[ Dad Doctor Flight Getting Got Hours Moment Mum Pieces Plane Saying Silent Sydney Then Told Two Went Were]
I told them how excited I would be to go into space and how thrilled I was when Alan Shepard made his historic flight, and when John Kennedy announced on the news that the men had landed safely on the moon, and how jealous I was of those men.
[ Alan Announced Excited Flight Go Had His Historic How Into Jealous John Kennedy Landed Made Men Moon News Safely Shepard Space Them Those Thrilled Told Would]
Let's take flight simulation as an example. If you're trying to train a pilot, you can simulate almost the whole course. You don't have to get in an airplane until late in the process.
[ Airplane Almost Course Example Flight Get Late Pilot Process Simulate Simulation Take Train Trying Until Whole]
Once this key conflict is eased, it will have a huge impact on the world. It will take time to find a solution. It's similar to the situation between East and the West at the time of my flight.
[ Between Conflict Eased East Find Flight Huge Impact Key Once Similar Situation Solution Take Time West Will World]
We have lost one shuttle for every 57 flights and that is not a good ratio. I do believe we need to continue space flights, but maybe we can follow the example of the Russians and use unmanned vehicles to transport hardware into space.
[ Believe Continue Every Example Flights Follow Good Hardware Into Lost Maybe Need Ratio Russians Shuttle Space Transport Unmanned Use Vehicles]
Their blood has washed out their foul footsteps' pollution. No refuge could save the hireling and slave from the terror of flight or the gloom of the grave.
[ Blood Could Flight Footsteps Foul Gloom Grave Out Pollution Refuge Save Slave Terror Their Washed]
The rocket had worked perfectly, and all I had to do was survive the reentry forces. You do it all, in a flight like that, in a rather short period of time, just 16 minutes as a matter of fact.
[ Fact Flight Forces Had Just Matter Minutes Perfectly Period Rather Rocket Short Survive Time Worked]
The bottom line is, if somebody doesn't go through proper security screening, they're not going to go on the flight.
[ Bottom Flight Go Going Line Proper Screening Security Somebody Through]
I think that you get the mood of a song stronger if you get it right that way. On the other hand, you put some songs out live and they don't catch flight. They just flop. It is hard to tell until they are out there.
[ Catch Flight Flop Get Hand Hard Just Live Mood Other Out Put Right Some Song Songs Stronger Tell Think Until Way]
When I write I simply follow my heart. And my flights of fantasy. It is not done with a conscious effort. I'm continually inspired and write reflexively.
[ Conscious Continually Done Effort Fantasy Flights Follow Heart Inspired Simply Write]
As the head of security for an airline, I can't ask my passengers to risk their lives and jump on a terrorist. This is why we need air marshals on every flight.
[ Air Airline Ask Every Flight Head Jump Lives Need Passengers Risk Security Terrorist Their Why]
I used my aviation contacts to open a travel agency. I used to book Caribbean flights.
[ Agency Aviation Book Caribbean Contacts Flights Open Travel Used]
Then there was the challenge to keep doing better and better, to fly the best test flight that anybody had ever flown. That led to my being recognized as one of the more experienced test pilots, and that led to the astronaut business.
[ Anybody Astronaut Being Best Better Business Challenge Doing Ever Experienced Flight Flown Fly Had Keep Led More Pilots Recognized Test Then]
Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings.
[ Awhile Beneath Bird Boughs Feels Flight Give Hath Her Knowing Passing She Sings Slight Them Too Way Wings Yet]
It's, I mean, for me, it's the same as training with my crewmembers. We share the same first part of the flight. We all go together. It's the most critical part of the flight, the ascent.
[ Ascent Critical First Flight Go Mean Most Part Same Share Together Training]
Yes, I am a pilot. I am a flight instructor and a commercial pilot.
[ Am Commercial Flight Instructor Pilot Yes]
My grandmother was, back when they called them 'stewardesses,' a flight attendant. I actually had a ball wearing that little uniform and making sure everything was under control.
[ Actually Attendant Back Ball Called Control Everything Flight Grandmother Had Little Making Stewardesses Sure Them Under Uniform Wearing]
Flying back from New York, the flight attendant said 'God, I wished you were here yesterday, we had a stroke on the plane. I said, if I have a stroke on a plane, I hope the pretend doctor isn't the one on the plane. I want a real doctor. Medical
[ Attendant Back Doctor Flight Flying God Had Here Hope New Plane Pretend Real Said Stroke Want Were Wished Yesterday York]
The heroes of Flight 93 won the first battle in the War on Terror, and they should never be forgotten.
[ Battle First Flight Forgotten Heroes Never Should Terror War Won]
The nation can no longer afford to continue policies that hasten the flight of persons to the distant suburbs.
[ Afford Continue Distant Flight Hasten Longer Nation Persons Policies Suburbs]
The difference between a top-flight creative man and the hack is his ability to express powerful meanings indirectly.
[ Ability Between Creative Difference Express Hack His Indirectly Man Meanings Powerful]
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.
[ Air Dart End Ended Feet Flight Hundred Into Little Over Point Rose Sudden Track Which]
Yeah, I wasn't chosen to be first. I was just chosen to command that flight. Circumstance put me in that particular role. That wasn't planned by anyone.
[ Anyone Chosen Circumstance Command First Flight Just Particular Planned Put Role Yeah]
Despite the painful changes we have had to make, we continue to believe in the St. Louis market. And we are hoping to add flights, in a careful way, as the economics of our business improve and the demands of the traveling public in St. Louis become clear.
[ Add Become Believe Business Careful Changes Clear Continue Demands Despite Economics Flights Had Hoping Improve Louis Make Market Our Painful Public St Traveling Way]
I can't remember much about the early flights, except that it was ages before we got into First Class.
[ Ages Before Class Early Except First Flights Got Into Much Remember]
The talk of winning our share is not the easy one of disengagement and flight, but the hard one of work, of short as well as long jumps, of disappointments, and of sweet success.
[ Disappointments Disengagement Easy Flight Hard Jumps Long Our Share Short Success Sweet Talk Well Winning Work]
And now for Return to Flight, I'm chief of robotics working in the astronaut office in Houston, as a Canadian.
[ Astronaut Canadian Chief Flight Houston Now Office Return Working]
With all the knowledge and skill acquired in thousands of flights in the last ten years, I would hardly think today of making my first flight on a strange machine in a twenty-seven mile wind, even if I knew that the machine had already been flown and was safe.
[ Acquired Already Been Even First Flight Flights Flown Had Hardly Knew Knowledge Last Machine Making Mile Safe Skill Strange Ten Think Thousands Today Twenty-Seven Wind Would Years]
The perfect gadget would somehow allow me to fly. Isn't that what everybody wants? It would also cook a damn good microwave pizza. So while in flight you had something to eat - an in-flight meal. Where would I go? Well, nowadays, it would probably just take me to work a lot quicker.
[ Allow Also Cook Damn Eat Everybody Flight Fly Gadget Go Good Had Just Lot Meal Microwave Nowadays Perfect Pizza Probably Quicker Somehow Something Take Wants Well Where While Work Would]
Seat assignment didn't matter if you're flying Dallas to Houston and you did it 38 times a day. People just got on, you didn't sit next to your wife, and it was a 45-minute flight. It didn't matter.
[ Assignment Dallas Day Did Flight Flying Got Houston Just Matter Next Seat Sit Times Wife Your]
I have heard show business characterized as a refuge for childlike persons in flight from all things harsh and real.
[ Business Characterized Childlike Flight Harsh Heard Persons Real Refuge Show Things]
So most astronauts are astronauts for a couple of years before they are assigned to a flight.
[ Assigned Astronauts Before Couple Flight Most Years]
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. Music
[ Charm Everything Flight Gaiety Gives Imagination Law Life Mind Moral Music Soul Universe Wings]
Once you are assigned to a flight, the whole crew is assigned at the same time, and then that crew trains together for a whole year to prepare for that flight.
[ Assigned Crew Flight Once Prepare Same Then Time Together Trains Whole Year]
We're doing a lot of inspection on the leading edge of our wing on 114 and 121, the first two flights.
[ Doing Edge First Flights Inspection Leading Lot Our Two Wing]
And most of these pilots were lost during the first five flights.
[ During First Five Flights Lost Most Pilots These Were]
We procured from an Indian a weasel perfectly white except the extremity of the tail which was black: great numbers of wild geese are passing to the south, but their flight is too high for us to procure any of them.
[ Any Black Except Extremity Flight Geese Great High Indian Numbers Passing Perfectly Procure Procured South Tail Their Them Too Us Weasel Which White Wild]
We will never forget the passengers of Flight 93, who courageously confronted the terrorists, defeating another planned attack on America. They are the heroes for our times.
[ America Another Attack Confronted Courageously Defeating Flight Forget Heroes Never Our Passengers Planned Terrorists Times Will]
On long haul flights I always drink loads and loads of water and eat light and healthy food. Travel
[ Always Drink Eat Flights Food Haul Healthy Light Loads Long Water]
UF is Utilization Flight. That got put in the manifest quite some time ago.
[ Ago Flight Got Manifest Put Quite Some Time Utilization]
As a child I wanted to be everything from a doctor, lawyer, flight attendant to an IT pro- fessional and could never make up my mind. I figured as an actor I'd get to play all these professions.
[ Actor Attendant Child Could Doctor Everything Figured Flight Get Lawyer Make Mind Never Play Professions These Up Wanted]
I had a flight trainer who is one of the biggest and most famous helicopter pilots the world.
[ Biggest Famous Flight Had Helicopter Most Pilots Trainer World]
Death is like an arrow that is already in flight, and your life lasts only until it reaches you.
[ Already Arrow Death Flight Lasts Life Only Reaches Until Your]
And by a prudent flight and cunning save A life which valour could not, from the grave. A better buckler I can soon regain, But who can get another life again?
[ Again Another Better Could Cunning Flight Get Grave Life Prudent Regain Save Soon Valour Which]