I don't want life to become a journey to the grave, arriving safely in a
well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of
smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming
"Wow! What a Ride!"
Paraphrased from Hunter S. Thomspons, Oct, 2013
"Certainty is a confession of ignorance about our ability to be
From Valerie Taricho, May, 2008
"I'd much rather live life than watch others live it on television."
"Lift is life, live high."
"How can you know if your paramotor is about to quit? If it's
Jeff Goin, Nov 2, 2008
Aviation is like drugs: You go up, then you come
down. You are out a big pile of money and have nothing to show for it
but the experience. And you can't wait to do it again.
Dana Hague, Apr 29, 2008
Just because you've done something a hundred times, doesn't mean it's
safe. You might have just gotten away with it a hundred times."
Bruce "Brewster" Erion, Apr 7, 2007
“Sometimes you just have to
be smarter than your equipment."
Scott Adair, Mar 24, 2007
“Powered Paragliding over the
years has taught me just how nice and naughty Mother Nature can be.
Although it has taught me to try and micro manage the weather, one
minute she can be teasing me with a balcony front row seat of the most
wonderful eye candy she has to offer and the very next minute she can
threaten to take my life. But
then please do not ask for my balcony front row seat, it is not for
By: Randle Bridge, Dec 27, 2006
Anger is a wind that blows out the lamp of the mind
By: Unknown, May 01, 2006
Change is a door that can only be opened from the inside.
From Robin Rumbolt, May 23, 2006
Being saddled with average
intelligence is easily
overcome with above average tenacity.
Jeff Goin, May 23, 2006