Aviation Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old aviation quotes, aviation sayings, and aviation proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


In referance to flying through thunderstorms; A pilot may earn his full pay for that year in less than two minutes. At the time of incident he would gladly return the entire amount for the privilege of being elsewhere.     

Ernest K. Gann

I fly because it releases my mind from the tyranny of petty things.

Antoine de Saint-Exupéry