Beryl Markham Quotes

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Success breeds confidence.


Who thinks it just to be judged by a single error?


Flight is but momentary escape from the eternal custody of earth.


You can live a lifetime and, at the end of it, know more about other people than you know about yourself.

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All the science of flying has been captured in the breadth of an instrument board, but not the religion of it.


If a man has any greatness in him, it comes to light, not in one flamboyant hour, but in the ledger of his daily work.


I could never tell where inspiration begins and impulse leaves off. I suppose the answer is in the outcome. If your hunch proves a good one, you were inspired; if it proves bad, you are guilty of yielding to thoughtless impulse.