Greatest Sailing Quotes of all Time...

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  1. dredies

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    "The sail, the play of its pulse so like our own lives: so thin and yet so full of life, so noiseless when it labors hardest, so noisy and impatient when least effective." - Henry David Thoreau
     
  2. dredies

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    "Without patience, a sailor I would never be." - Lee Allred
     
  3. dredies

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    "The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea." - Isak Dinesen
     
  4. SFBayLaser

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    Which is related to "The older I get, the better I was!"
     
  5. xflyer95

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    Good one ! I have found that to be true....
     
  6. xflyer95

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    If you find yourself in a heated protest hearing remember....."if you speak when you're angry... You'll make the BEST speech you'll ever REGRET!"
     
  7. Peter Blatherwick

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    "Less haste; more speed." Applies esecially well to gybing in heavy air, or tacking in very light for that matter, IMHO.
     
  8. Bungo Pete

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    This really isn't a sailing quote - it was made by a fictitious baseball coach named Jummy Duggan, but it sums up my feelings about sailing Lasers.

    "It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard... is what makes it great."
     

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