Aviate, Navigate, Communicate.
Truly superior pilots are those who use their superior judgment to avoid those situations where they might have to use their superior skills.
Rule one: No matter what else happens, fly the airplane.
There are some flight instructors where the student is important, and there are some instructors where the instructor is important.
Fly it until the last piece stops moving.
It’s better to be down here wishing you were up there, than up there wishing you were down here.
An airplane will probably fly a little bit overgross but it sure won’t fly without fuel.
Believe your instruments.
Think ahead of your airplane.
Experience is the knowledge that enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.