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Top 100 Pilot Quotes

#1. May the strength of God pilot us, may the wisdom of God instruct us, may the hand of God protect us, may the word of God direct us. Be always ours this day and for evermore. - Author: Saint Patrick
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#2. I landed the role of Bravo 5, the only female fighter pilot in 'Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace.' I did my bit and fired my guns, but I haven't a notion of which side I was on or who I was firing the guns at. - Author: Celia Imrie
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#3. So already, you go from not having a job and thinking you're going to get fired after the pilot, to knowing that you've got a guaranteed job for 4 years. - Author: Michael Shanks
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#4. I was a fighter pilot, flying Hurricanes all round the Mediterranean. I flew in the Western Desert of Libya, in Greece, in Syria, in Iraq and in Egypt. - Author: Roald Dahl
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#5. The words from The Microlight Pilot's Handbook hammered in my temples. 'It is better to be on the ground wishing to God you were in the air, than in the air wishing to God you were on the ground. - Author: Antony Woodward
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#6. As a physician and as a pilot, I think it lets me be a pretty good translator having one foot in the medical world and one foot in the flying world. Sometimes when the medical guys come in and speak medical stuff to the pilots, the pilots really don't know what they're saying. - Author: David M. Brown
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#7. The true exceptional performer is on super pilot. Every single sense, every fiber of his body is brought together in what he is doing. - Author: John Eliot
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#8. I flew fighters for the Navy in San Diego for three years, went and did my post-graduate education, and then I was a test pilot in Patuxent River, Maryland, for a few years. I was back in the fleet in the Navy when I was selected to come back here to NASA to become an astronaut. - Author: Alan G. Poindexter
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#9. The river knows the way to the sea:
Without a pilot it runs and falls,
Blessing all lands with its charity. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#10. I've always been someone who can just move. Some people in L.A. are addicted. They have to be here; they come for pilot season and stay here. - Author: Debi Mazar
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#11. Maelcum a rude boy," said the other, "an' a righteous tug pilot. - Author: William Gibson
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#12. I said, 'Okay, it's the year 2000, I'm getting a computer and a Palm Pilot.' I know how to check my e-mail, and I've listed some phone numbers on it. Half the time the battery has gone out so I can't use it. - Author: Marc Jacobs
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#13. When the SEC needs to be deterring corporate wrongdoing, the 'penalty pilot' program sends the wrong message. - Author: Mary Schapiro
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#14. Through the misguided notion that writing about flying was easy, I had McCone become a pilot. When I learned that research in books wasn't enough, I forced myself to take lessons. - Author: Marcia Muller
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#15. He doesn't so much fall in love as dive-bomb it like a kamikaze pilot, fearless and at full throttle. He used to look at this propensity as a gift, then a curse, and now understands it to be just another way in which he is broken. - Author: Jonathan Tropper
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#16. Beware the lessons of a fighter pilot who would rather fly a slide rule than kick your ass! - Author: Ron McKeown
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#17. It's much easier to fail when you're in the pilot, early stage, when it's less expensive and you're exploring than when you're way out the door and you've spent all this money. Industry is smart: structured to have skunkworks and pilot phases. - Author: Megan Smith
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#18. You may never know which specific moments of your life fuel someone's pilot light with inspiration when they need it most. - Author: Elaina Marie
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#19. When I go up, especially if I'm paying for a small helicopter and pilot, I'm on. I've got an hour and a half and the clock is ticking and it's costly and I enter into a super-heightened state of mind. - Author: Michael Light
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#20. The smallest amount of vanity is fatal in aeroplane fighting. Selfdistrust rather is the quality to which many a pilot owes his protracted existence. - Author: Eddie Rickenbacker
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#21. I think I was about 16 when I first figured I wanted to be an actor. I wanted to be a fighter pilot before that, but then I thought I don't want to kill people so that ruled that out. - Author: Max Irons
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#22. One of the best decisions we made on the 'Arrow' pilot was to have the Deathstroke mask. Within 30 seconds, you knew you were watching a DC comics show. - Author: Andrew Kreisberg
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#23. Everyone loves each other for the pilot. But once you start to do the show, you see everybody's true colors. If it's successful, people start to change, and then if it's not doing well, people start to change in other ways. - Author: Vanessa Marano
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#24. I get really sad when people say, 'I'm no good. I haven't been cast in a pilot.' It doesn't mean you're not good; it just means someone hasn't seen you yet. It doesn't mean that in real life you're not the greatest actor. - Author: Matthew Gray Gubler
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#25. Witches are good at dealing with it, and to suddenly find a blank where these tendrils of the future should be has much the same effect on a witch as emerging from a cloud bank and seeing a team of sherpas looking down on him does on an airline pilot. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#26. If God was my co-pilot, Yancy once groused to Burton, I'd have the fucking pedal to the metal soon as I left the garage. - Author: Carl Hiaasen
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#27. When I was in employment as a regular line pilot, I used to take unpaid leave to go on tour with Iron Maiden. I got lucky - they let me off - Author: Bruce Dickinson
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#28. The pilot is a sales tool; it introduces you to the characters and might set the template for what the show is meant to be, but there's so many boxes you have to check off on a pilot that it can sort of hurt the storytelling in a way. - Author: Michael Spiller
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#29. The duty of the fighter pilot is to patrol his area of the sky, and shoot down any enemy fighters in that area. Anything else is rubbish. - Author: Manfred Von Richthofen
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#30. I can't believe it's been four years now, and from watching that pilot, we really all looked like babies. It's unbelievable just how far everything has come. I'm happier now than I've ever been on the show and in my life. I really owe so much of my happiness to 'Glee.' - Author: Lea Michele
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#31. I started to book good television jobs in 2010. I started to get really close to exceptional jobs in 2011, and then I got 'Arrow' in 2012. I know how lucky I am because just getting the lead in a pilot doesn't guarantee that that pilot is going to turn into something great. - Author: Stephen Amell
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#32. I had done one failed pilot. I remember, when it failed, I was like, 'Oh my God, how does someone survive this? That's it - that's the end of my career; it's over.' - Author: John Krasinski
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#33. I did the pilot, and when they came through and said they were going to put it on the air, I had already some dates in the book with my band and so on. So Barry did the first one, he may have done a few more than the first one in the series, and I took it up from then. - Author: Humphrey Lyttelton
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#34. There was nothing subtle about our landing. The pilot just pointed the nose at the ground and let her rip. - Author: Bob Hope
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#35. When there's no information and the compass turns to nowhere that you know well, let your soul be your pilot. - Author: Sting
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#36. Larry and the pilot stood to one side, smoking, sharing that camaraderie of all people who are determined to blacken their lungs. - Author: Laurell K. Hamilton
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#37. Many pilots of the time were the opinion that a fighter pilot in a closed cockpit was an impossible thing, because you should smell the enemy. You could smell them because of the oil they were burning. - Author: Adolf Galland
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#38. It would be nice to be a professional pilot. I'm an amateur pilot at the moment. I've got a lot of friends in the RAF and I don't think I've ever met a group of people who love their job as much as they do. - Author: Martin Shaw
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#39. I'm going to write a whole pilot and see if anyone's interested, and if not then I'll just live out the tortured life instead of showing it on TV. - Author: Andy Milonakis
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#40. Values are like a pilot's flight plan . . . without them you're flying blind. - Author: Frank Sonnenberg
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#41. POSTHUMOUS POSTPONEMENT
FACT: Unlike airplanes, many dreams take off after the pilot's departure
Kamil Ali - Author: Kamil Ali
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#42. First, know where you want to go. Then, go where you want to go. You are your own pilot and you can choose your Destination. - RVM. - Author: R.v.m.
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#43. My husband was a pilot. He flew Elvis when Elvis first started making appearances around the country. - Author: Minnie Pearl
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#44. There are a lot of good shows that don't get picked up. Like that Ben Stiller pilot, Heat Vision And Jack? That would have been a great show, but somehow it slipped by. - Author: Bret McKenzie
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#45. Knowledge without wisdom is like a plane without a pilot! - Author: Evinda Lepins
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#46. I was 14 or 15 when I moved to L.A. permanently, but I had been out for pilot season for a few years before that. - Author: Britt Robertson
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#47. Now that I know what goes into making a pilot, keeping it on the air, and keeping your fans, I'm at a point now where I do a pilot and just hope for the best. If it doesn't work out, it doesn't work out. - Author: Laura Prepon
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#48. The mind aware of itself is a pilot ... vastly freer than a passenger mind. - Author: Marilyn Ferguson
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#49. My father served 26 years in the Air Force as a pilot and a pioneer in our missile programs. I learned early about the sacrifices a family makes when a member is repeatedly deployed, and also the fulfillment that comes from serving our country. My brother, my son and I all became Marines. - Author: Jim Webb
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#50. Sometimes I ask myself questions... Sometimes I ask myself, is this your real life or is this just a pilot film? Is my life a thirty-nine week series or is it a special?"
"Whatever it is, your ratings are down... Five cents, please! - Author: Charles M. Schulz
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#51. Who was the best pilot I ever saw? You're lookin' at 'im. - Author: Gordon Cooper
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#52. We need not fear shipwreck when God is the pilot. - Author: Henry Ward Beecher
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#53. To be a good fighter pilot, there is one prime requisite think fast, and act faster. - Author: John Trevor Godfrey
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#54. There are a huge amount of people who sell a TV pilot, every year, but most of them never get produced. It's very easy to make a living and never get anything produced. - Author: Robert Ben Garant
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#55. By interviewing at least one veteran, you can preserve memories that otherwise might be lost. My uncle was a downed fighter pilot and P.O.W. in World War II, and I am looking forward to recording his story for inclusion in the project. - Author: Spencer Bachus
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#56. La Maga did not know that my kisses were like eyes which began to open up beyond her, and that I went along outside as if I saw a different concept of the world, the dizzy pilot of a black prow which cut the water of time and negated it. - Author: Julio Cortazar
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#57. You are the prettiest pilot I ever saw.'
'Hey.' Grayson walked forward. 'Do you see me standing here in a tux? Get in line. - Author: Jennifer Echols
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#58. I've interfaced with a lot of other creators of serialized shows, and I've really been blown away by the fact that they create a big spectacle, at the beginning, in the pilot, and they don't ultimately know where they're going. That's terrifying to me, and creatively disingenuous. - Author: Paul Scheuring
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#59. In the future, airplanes will be flown by a dog and a pilot. And the dog's job will be to make sure that if the pilot tries to touch any of the buttons, the dog bites him. - Author: Scott Adams
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#60. The helicopter appeared so reluctant to fly forward that we even considered turning the pilot's seat around and letting it fly backward. - Author: Igor Sikorsky
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#61. Aggressiveness was a fundamental to success in airtoair combat and if you ever caught a fighter pilot in a defensive mood you had him licked before you started shooting. - Author: David McCampbell
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#62. You learn to know a pilot in a storm. - Author: Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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#63. I was doing an investigative article on arms trafficking that was taking me through Eastern Europe and the Middle East. And after I had interviewed a helicopter pilot who had been ferrying weapons into Liberia, I realized as I left the restaurant that I was being followed and set up for an ambush. - Author: Peter Landesman
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#64. My mind held fast to that hot morning and the moment of coolness in the cabin. I could so easily re-enact every moment. Again-why had I gone back to exchange the beautiful charts at that precise moment? How many times would I, in whatever innocence, be compelled to choose the right time? - Author: Ernest K. Gann
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#65. When I moved to L.A. in 1989, the very first thing I did was this horrific pilot called To Protect And Surf. - Author: Thomas Haden Church
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#66. I don't know
what I'm feeling. Existing like I'm on auto pilot.
I've put my Armour on now. Limiting everything getting
in but also not letting anything out. - Author: Tina J. Richardson
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#67. I called my pilot 2 weeks before I flew and asked him, I don't want to get sick, what should I eat? He said, Peanut Butter. I said, If I eat peanut butter then I won't get sick? He said, no, but it tastes the same comin' up as it does goin' down. - Author: Bill Engvall
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#68. My very first job was something called 'Nobody's Watching,' that Bill Lawrence who created 'Scrubs,' it was his pilot. It was my very first TV job, and it was a sitcom. Ever since that experience, I've been so itching to get back to that kind of environment and just to be involved with comedy. - Author: Mircea Monroe
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#69. I am actually working on The Neighbors sitcom. We are starting from scratch. I am also working on a comedy movie and a vampire movie. I also have the pilot for The Tommy Wiseau Show and of course The House That Drips Blood On Alex, which we are hoping to make a sequel. - Author: Tommy Wiseau
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#70. Where's the hope that can abate
The grief of hearts thus desolate
That can Youth's keenest pangs assuage,
And mitigate the gloom of Age?
Religion bids the tempest cease,
And, leads her to a port of peace;
And on, the lonely pilot steers
Through the lapse of future years. - Author: Thomas Haynes Bayly
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#71. Well, I'm about to do another western, a pilot for HBO this fall. - Author: Walter Hill
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#72. Death is the handmaiden of the pilot. Sometimes it comes by accident, sometimes by an act of God. - Author: Albert Scott Crossfield
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#73. At the end of the day, it's really, really difficult to make a brand-new show, to write a pilot where you have to introduce characters and everyone has to kind of be dynamic and have something different for themselves. - Author: Missy Peregrym
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#74. I had this job at Hollywood Video, and during my worst audition ever, I forgot all of my lines in front of Chuck Lorre at the callback for the 'Mike and Molly' pilot. - Author: Lamorne Morris
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#75. But the aircraft a year ago had been different. It was not a squat, fat-bellied cargo plane but a needle-nosed single-pilot jet. - Author: Lois Lowry
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#76. A lot of people think Formula One isn't a sport because everyone drives a car when they go to work in the morning. But we're pulling up to six G on a corner or during breaking, which is almost like being a fighter pilot. So we have to do a lot of work on our neck muscles. - Author: Jenson Button
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#77. A tom cat hijacked a plane, stuck a pistol into the pilot's ribs and demanded: 'Take me to the canaries'. - Author: Bob Monkhouse
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#78. Nine g's is good, if the pilot can stand it. We couldn't stand it. Not in the airplanes of World War II. - Author: Adolf Galland
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#79. Allowing alternative narrative modes in popular entertainment may seem obvious, yet when you turn a pilot into the people upstairs and the main character isn't after what she wants by the top of page two, you get treated as if you've failed at writing. - Author: Andrea Seigel
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#80. Let's take flight simulation as an example. If you're trying to train a pilot, you can simulate almost the whole course. You don't have to get in an airplane until late in the process. - Author: Roy Romer
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#81. Today it is even more important to dominate the ... highly sophisticated weapon systems, perhaps even more important than being a good pilot; to make the best use of this system. - Author: Adolf Galland
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#82. I didn't get my first pilot that I screen-tested for, and I really thought it was the end of the world. But it's fine, you know, you move on to something else. - Author: Rachel McAdams
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#83. The aeroplane is the nearest thing to animate life that man has created. In the air a machine ceases indeed to be a mere piece of mechanism; it becomes animate and is capable not only of primary guidance and control, but actually of expressing a pilot's temperament. - Author: Ross Macpherson Smith
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#84. When I first did a U.S. pilot season, there were very few British actors schlepping around town trying to get into television. That was 1999. - Author: Jamie Bamber
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#85. And so, I was not a military test pilot, but as soon as NASA expressed an interest in flying scientists and people who were not military test pilots, that was an epiphany that just came like a stroke of lightning. - Author: Story Musgrave
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#86. When you're making a pilot, what you're mostly thinking is, 'Please let this be a real job, please.' - Author: Hamish Linklater
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#87. The pilot himself was a good guy. He didn't act stuck up or high and mighty; you'd never know he was an officer. - Author: Chris Kyle
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#88. It is wonderful how cheered a pilot becomes after he shoots down his first machine; his morale increases by at least 100 percent. - Author: James Ira Thomas Jones
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#89. Once embarked on a course of sensationalism, the composer is forced into a descending spiral spin from which only the most experienced pilot can flatten out in time. - Author: Constant Lambert
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#90. The flame of family can warm us and at the same time be a perpetual pilot light to rekindle us. - Author: Neal A. Maxwell
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#91. By the exercise of his will he has set his course, and on that course he will stay as if guided by an automatic pilot. If blown off course for a moment by some adverse wind he will surely return again as by a secret bent of the soul. - Author: A.W. Tozer
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#92. Behind me, a teddy bear was resting on the shoulder of a corpse. A lemon candle stood below the branches. The pilot's soul was in my arms. - Author: Markus Zusak
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#93. Emotions are the fuel and the mind is the pilot which together propel the ship of civilized progress. - Author: Jim Rohn
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#94. Even when a pilot goes, you shoot it in March or April, and then you have to rush it through post-production by May. If they greenlight it, then you go and there's no time to think about it. And then, you've gotta start shooting in July, so you're off to the races. - Author: Tony Goldwyn
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#95. Still is just the right way to be. You rise in the morning to go about your day. You remember a friend who has troubles. You don't quibble with yourself about whether to call her; you don't write a reminder on your Palm Pilot or in your planner to make the call tomorrow. You just call. Simple. - Author: C. Terry Warner
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#96. The pilot of the Galilean lake; Two massy keys he bore, of metals twain (The golden opes, the iron shuts amain). - Author: John Milton
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#97. You hope for that with anything, but with a TV show, the writer and the actor being the right mix are more important than the actual writing of the pilot because you hope it's something that can have a long life. - Author: Jake Kasdan
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#98. As Halloran parachuted over Tokyo, the Zero that had shot him down sped toward him, and Halloran was certain that he was going to be strafed, as so many falling airmen were. But instead of firing, the pilot saluted him. After the war, Halloran and that pilot, Isamu Kashiide, became dear friends. - Author: Laura Hillenbrand
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#99. German test pilot Ernst Canter noted in his logbook that while in 1910 he flew at a height of eighty feet, two years later he was ascending to almost 5,000. - Author: Max Hastings
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#100. I really liked the helicopter pilot in 'Dawn of the Dead', when he gets bitten and comes out of the elevator. That guy was amazing. He did this incredible walk that we didn't even know about until we started shooting. - Author: George A. Romero
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