Charles Lindbergh Quotes

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Isn't it strange that we talk least about the things we think about most!
— Charles Lindbergh

secrets

In wilderness I sense the miracle of life, and behind it our scientific accomplishments fade to trivia.
— Charles Lindbergh
I have seen the science I worshipped, and the aircraft I loved, destroying the civilization I expected them to serve.
— Charles Lindbergh
At first you can stand the spotlight in your eyes.  Then it blinds you.  Others can see you, but you cannot see them.

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Man must feel the earth to know himself and recognize his values ... God made life simple. It is man who complicates it.
— Charles Lindbergh

environment

I owned the world that hour as I rode over it . . . Free of the earth, free of the mountains, free of the clouds, but how inseparably I was bound to them.
— Charles Lindbergh

flying

How long can men thrive between walls of brick, walking on asphalt pavements, breathing the fumes of coal and of oil, growing, working, dying, with hardly a thought of wind, and sky, and fields of grain, seeing only machine-made beauty, the mineral-like quality of life?
— Charles Lindbergh

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