Never interrupt someone doing what you said couldn't be done.

— Amelia Earhart

The most eye-opening Amelia Earhart quotes that are simple and will have a huge impact on you

Use your fear... it can take you to the place where you store your courage.

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A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees.

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Some of us have great runways already built for us.

If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.

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Amelia Earhart quote Decide whether or not the goal is worth

Decide whether or not the goal is worth the risk involved. It it is, stop worrying.

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Decide...whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying.

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Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

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Women, like men, should try to do the impossible.

And when they fail, their failure should be a challenge to others.

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Amelia Earhart quote  The most effective way to do it, is to

The most effective way to do it, is to do it.

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No borders, just horizons - only freedom.

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Adventure is worthwhile in itself.

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You haven't seen a tree until you've seen its shadow from the sky.

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Amelia Earhart quote Adventure is worthwhile in itself

Adventure is worthwhile in itself

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When a great adventure is offered, you don't refuse it.

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The most difficult thing is the decision to act!

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You can do anything you decide to do.

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About Amelia Earhart

Quotes 70 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Aviator
Birthday July 24, 1897

In my life I had come to realize that when things were going very well indeed it was just the time to anticipate trouble. And, conversely, I learned from pleasant experience that at the most despairing crisis, when all looked sour beyond words, some delightful "break" was apt to lurk just around the corner.

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Experiment! Meet new people. That’s better than any college education . . . By adventuring; about, you become accustomed to the unexpected. The unexpected then becomes what it really is . . . the inevitable.

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No kind action ever stops with itself.

One kind action leads to another. Good example is followed. A single act of kindness throws out roots in all directions, and the roots spring up and make new trees. The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.

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The effect of having other interests beyond those domestic works well.

The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.

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The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.

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The most effective way to do it, is to do it.

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The woman who can create her own job is the woman who will win fame and fortune.

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The greatest work that kindness does to others is that it makes them kind themselves.

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Flying might not be all plain sailing, but the fun of it is worth the price.

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Courage is the price that Life exacts for granting peace, The soul that knows it not, knows no release, From little things; Knows not the livid loneliness of fear Nor mountain heights where bitter joy can hear The sound of wings.

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Being alone is scary, but not as scary as feeling alone in a relationship.

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No kind action ever stops with itself. One kind action leads to another.

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Please know that I am aware of the hazards.

I want to do it because I want to do it. Women must try to do things as men have tried. When they fail, their failure must be a challenge to others.

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The lure of flying is the lure of beauty.

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To worry is to add another hazard.

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Trouble in the air is very rare. It is hitting the ground that causes it.

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There is so much that must be done in a civilized barbarism like war.

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Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, but, they also get more notoriety when they crash.

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the stars seemed near enough to touch and never before have i seen so many.

i always believed the lure of flying is the lure of beauty, but i was sure of it that night.

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Please let us not interfere with the other's work or play, nor let the world see our private joys or disagreements. In this connection I may have to keep some place where I can go to be myself, now and then, for I cannot guarantee to endure at all times the confinements of even an attractive cage.

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Worry retards reaction and makes clear-cut decisions impossible.

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Now and then women should do for themselves what men have already done—occasionally what men have not done—thereby establishing themselves as persons, and perhaps encouraging other women toward greater independence of thought and action.

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I have often said that the lure of flying is the lure of beauty.

That the reasons flyers fly, whether they know it or not, is the aesthetic appeal of flying.

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Anticipation, I suppose, sometimes exceeds realization.

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The field was wet, the lane was wet, and the spirits of my mechanic and helper were damp.

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Human crises have a way of happening at inconvenient times.

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How can Life grant us boon of living, compensateFor dull grey ugliness and pregnant hateUnless we dareThe soul's dominion? Each time we make a choice, we payWith courage to behold the resistless day,And count it fair.

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One of my favorite phobias is that girls, especially those whose tastes aren't routine, often don't get a fair break... It has come down through the generations, an inheritance of age-old customs, which produced the corollary that women are bred to timidity.

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Ours is the commencement of a flying age, and I am happy to have popped into existence at a period so interesting.

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Women must pay for everything. They do get more glory than men for comparable feats, But, they also get more notoriety when they crash.

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Women must try to do things as men have tried.

When they fail their failure must be but a challenge to others.

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Obviously I faced the possibility of not returning when first I considered going. Once faced and settled there really wasn't any good reason to refer to it.

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As soon as we left the ground, I knew I had to fly.

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If enough of us keep trying, we'll get someplace.

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I did for the fun of it

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Times are changing and women need the critical stimulus of competition outside the home. A girl must nowadays believe completely in herself as an individual. She must realize at the outset that a woman must do the same job better than a man to get as much credit for it. She must be aware of the various discriminations , both legal and traditional, against women in the business world.

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My ambition is to have this wonderful gift produce practical results for the future of commercial flying and for the women who may want to fly tomorrow's planes.

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