The Guide says there is an art to flying", said Ford, "or rather a knack. The knack lies in learning how to throw yourself at the ground and miss.
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Evolution could so easily be disproved if just a single fossil turned up in the wrong date order. Evolution has passed this test with flying colours.
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Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.
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I mean, really. Who sends their kid to boarding school? It's so Hogwarts. Only mine doesn't have cute boy wizards or magic candy or flying lessons.
It's not like there's a law against flying."
"Yes there is. The law of gravity.
He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
An errand is getting a tank of gas or picking up a carton of milk or something. It is not getting chased by flying purple pyromaniac gorillas hurling incendiary poo!
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You can't keep the birds of sadness from flying over your head, but you can keep them from nesting in your hair.
Percy blinked. “So your brother is a winged horse. But you’re also my half brother, which means all the flying horses in the world are my…You know what? Lets’ forget it.
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You seemed so far away," Miss Honey whispered, awestruck.
"Oh, I was. I was flying past the stars on silver wings," Matilda said. "It was wonderful.
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IT happened. There is no avoiding it, no forgetting. No running away, or flying, or burying, or hiding.
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Wendy, Wendy, when you are sleeping in your silly bed you might be flying about with me saying funny things to the stars.