Quotes by Orville Wright

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No flying machine will ever fly from New York to Paris.

MistakesOrville Wright
 
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The airplane stays up because it doesn't have the time to fall.

AirplanesOrville Wright
 
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If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true is really true, there would be little hope of advance.

ProgressOrville Wright
 
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We were lucky enough to grow up in an environment where there was always much encouragement to children to pursue intellectual interests; to investigate what ever aroused curiosity.

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It was the first time in the history of the world that a machine carrying a man and driven by a motor had lifted itself from the ground in free flight.

Flying, AirplanesOrville Wright
 
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We wrote to a number of the best known automobile manufacturers in an endeavor to secure a motor for the new machine. Not receiving favorable answers from any of these we proceeded to design a motor of our own.

Orville Wright
 
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In just six weeks from the time the design was started, we had the motor on the block testing its power.

Orville Wright
 
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The exhilaration of flying is too keen, the pleasure too great, for it to be neglected as a sport.

Orville Wright
 
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