The sky above, the land below

The sky above, the land below.

Jon Foster
“Feet, what do I need you for when I have wings to fly?"
-Frida Kahlo
 
Tyler Jacobson
"The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who, in their grueling travels across trackless lands in prehistoric times, looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space, at full speed, above all obstacles, on the infinite highway of the air."
-Wilbur Wright
Oscar Ramos
"The balloons only have one life and the only way of finding out whether they work is to attempt to fly around the world."
-Richard Branson
Guy Stauber
"No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings..."
-William Blake
Dongyun Lee
"The desire to reach for the sky runs deep in our human psyche."
-Cesar Pelli
Patrick Arrasmith
"I defy gravity."
-Marilyn Monroe
Kinuko Y Craft
"A good traveller is one who knows how to travel with the mind."
-Michael Bassey Johnson
Karla Ortiz
"The reason birds can fly and we can't is simply because they have perfect faith, for to have faith is to have wings."
- J.M. Barrie, The Little White Bird
Goni Montes
"The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it."
- J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan
Michal Dziekan
"This is love: to fly toward a secret sky, to cause a hundred veils to fall each moment. First to let go of life. Finally, to take a step without feet."
- Rumi
Mark Summers
"Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return."
-Leonardo da Vinci
CF Payne
"And so you touch this limit, something happens and you suddenly can go a little bit further. With your mind power, your determination, your instinct, and the experience as well, you can fly very high."
-Matt Groening
Piotr Jablonski
"Other people had flying dreams. I had falling nightmares."
-Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
Orlando Arocena
"Those who don't jump will never fly."
-Leena Ahmad Almashat
Sam Spratt
"When a bird hits your window have you ever wondered if God is playing angry birds with you?"
-Nichan Panwar
Bill Sanderson
"I fly because it releases my mind from the tyranny of petty things."
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
John Mattos
"When you launch in a rocket, you're not really flying that rocket. You're just sort of hanging on."
- Michael P. Anderson
 
Tran Nguyen
"Hundreds of butterflies flitted in and out of sight like short-lived punctuation marks in a stream of consciousness without beginning or end."
-Haruki Murakami
Chase Stone
"How strange is this combination of proximity and separation. That ground - seconds away - thousands of miles away."
-Charles A. Lindbergh
Paul Cox
"How blessings brighten as they take their flight."
-Edward Young
Maria Corte Maidagan
"I'm like a rocket - I go a hundred miles per hour."
-Heidi Klum
Michal Lisowski
"To invent an airplane is nothing. To build one is something. But to fly is everything."
-Otto Lilienthal
Eric Drooker
"I fly through memory to find a newborn love."
-Dejan Stojanovic
Tim Bower
"No one should negotiate their dreams. Dreams must be free to fly high. No government, no legislature, has a right to limit your dreams. You should never agree to surrender your dreams."
-Jesse Jackson
Ricardo Martinez
"Success, I've come to realise, is fleeting so you shouldn't value it too much."
-Marina and the Diamonds
David Johnson
"All journeys eventually end in the same place, home."
-Chris Geiger
James Bennett
"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."
-Tom Hiddleston
David Palumbo
"And falling's just another way to fly."
-Emilie Autumn
Gregory Manchess
"When the prison doors are opened, the real dragon will fly out."
-Ho Chi Minh
Chris Gall
"Money and success don't change people; they merely amplify what is already there. "
-Will Smith
Rudy Gutierrez
"The secret of flight is this -- you have to do it immediately, before your body realizes it is defying the laws."
-Michael Cunningham
Douglas Smith
"I wish I could fly like that hawk, rising and falling with the still spaces in the air,
far above all this sickness and death and evil."
-Heather Day Gilbert
Niklas Asker
"If God had really intended men to fly, he'd make it easier to get to the airport."
-George Winters
Ted Wright
"The supreme attainment of human life is divine bliss. Divine bliss is the nature of the Self."
-Gurumayi Chidvilasananda
Mark T Smith
"I think being a dragon would be pretty awesome... you get to fly."
-Josh Keaton
Jason Seiler
"It disturbs me no more to find men base, unjust, or selfish than to see apes mischievous, wolves savage, or the vulture ravenous."
-Jean-Paul Sartre
Kent Barton
"I am interested in imperfections, quirkiness, insanity, unpredictability. That's what we really pay attention to anyway. We don't talk about planes flying; we talk about them crashing."
-Will Smith
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