The richer we have become materially, the poorer we become morally and spiritually. We have learned to fly in the air like birds and swim in the sea like fish, but we have not learned the simple art of living together as brothers.— Martin Luther King, Jr.
Eye-opening Learn To Fly quotations
You were born with potential. You were born with goodness and trust. You were born with ideals and dreams. You were born with greatness. You were born with wings. You are not meant for crawling, so don't. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.
Flying is learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
I grew up in Colorado - went back there, tried to heal myself and grow and learn, then got a call that David Lynch wanted me to fly back to Seattle so he could meet me for Twin Peaks.
Love those who hurt you the most, because they are probably the ones closest to you. They, too, are on a path, and just like you they are learning to walk before they can fly. Imagine of everybody you hurt in life turned their backs on you? You would be playing a hell of a lot of solitaire. Love them no matter what.
The best fisherman I know try not to make the same mistakes over and over again;
instead they strive to make new and interesting mistakes and to remember what they learned from them.
It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.
One day a tortoise will learn how to fly.
Most fishermen swiftly learn that it's a pretty good rule never to show a favorite spot to any fisherman you wouldn't trust with your wife.
Take these broken wings and learn to fly.
Man can learn a lot from fishing - when the fish are biting no problem in the world is big enough to be remembered.
It’s OK to get butterfly in your stomach; the key is to learn how to make them fly in formation.
Most gulls don't bother to learn more than the simplest facts of flight - how to get from shore to food and back again
You cannot learn to fly by flying. First you must learn to walk, to run, to climb, to dance.
Here learn the science of the Saints: All is to be found in the passion of Jesus. Make every effort to remain hidden in the wounds of Jesus, and you will be enriched with every good and every true light, enabling you to fly to that Perfection which is consonant with your way of life.
During the past five years, I've learned that time flies faster than you think, and because you only live once you have to learn from your mistakes, live your dreams and be accountable.
That's an animal fable about humility.
If you survive your mistake, you must learn from it. Accept that you're fragile, vulnerable, and sometimes stupid. Realize that you're not immortal and you've got to take care of yourself. And then laugh it off and fly away.
The most beautiful experiences I've had climbing are when everything is simplified. Free soloing is the simplest thing, until you learn to fly or to walk on air - which I feel is all possible.
The USA and USSR will only agree when shrimps learn to fly.
Boot Camp was great and very interesting.
You got to use live rounds of ammunition and got to do a lot of crawling around with live rounds flying around you, so you really had to learn to keep your ass down - everything down for that matter.
When heroes fall from the sky, many more will learn to fly.
It doesn't look nearly as big as it did the first time I saw one.
Mickey McGuire and I used to sit hour after hour in the cockpit of the one that American used for training, at the company school in Chicago, saying to each other, 'My God, do you think we'll ever learn to fly anything this big?'
Every day you must unlearn the ways that hold you back.
You must rid yourself of negativity, so you can learn to fly.
I learned to fly planes at fifteen years old because one of my teachers thought I'd be a better pilot than rapper.
You cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.
In missional churches, the baby birds have been pushed out of the nest and are learning to fly for themselves.
When we look at modern man, we have to face the fact.
..that modern man suffers from a kind of poverty of the spirit, which stands in glaring contrast to his scientific and technological abundance; We've learned to fly the air like birds, we've learned to swim the seas like fish, and yet we haven't learned to walk the Earth as brothers and sisters.
Love's easy to learn. It's like taking a risk. You set your mind on it and refuse to be afraid, and in no time you feel terrifically exhilarated and all your inhibitions fly out of the window.
I grew up watching 'Superman.' As a child, when I first learned to dive into a swimming pool, I wasn't diving, I was flying, like Superman. I used to dream of rescuing a girl I had a crush on from a playground bully.
We stand on a precipice, then before a chasm, and as we wait it becomes higher, wider, deeper, but I am crazy enough to think it doesn't matter which way we leap because when we leap we will have learned to fly. Is that blasphemy or faith?
You are not meant for crawling, so don't. You have wings. Learn to use them and fly.
The sparrows jumped before they knew how to fly, and they learned to fly only because they had jumped.
At what point does a fly give up trying to escape through a closed window – do its survival instincts keep it going until it is physically capable of no more, or does it eventually learn after one crash too many that there is no way out? At what point do you decide that enough is enough?
Instead of our drab slogging forth and back to the fishing boats, there's reason to live! We can lift ourselves out of ignorance, we can find ourselves as creatures of excellence and intelligence and skill. We can learn to be free! we can learn to fly!