“If my father had not been the kind who encouraged his children to pursue intellectual interests without any thought of profit, our early curiosity about flying would have been nipped too early to bear fruit.” ~~ Orville Wright
Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur Wright (April 16, 1867 – May 30, 1912) American inventors and aviation pioneers.
“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.” ~~ Wilbur Wright
“The airplane stays up because it doesn’t have the time to fall.” ~~ Orville Wright
“If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.” ~~ Orville Wright