Wingman Sayings and Quotes

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


Colleagues share food. Wingmen share fate.     

Indian Air Force advert

Success and failure. We think of them as opposites, but they're really not. They're companions - the hero and the sidekick.      

Laurence Shames

It was my view that no kill was worth the life of a wingman. . . . Pilots in my unit who lost wingmen on this basis were prohibited from leading a [section]. The were made to fly as wingman, instead.     

Erich Hartmann