The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
– William Arthur Ward
There’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothes.
– Old Norwegian Adage
The cure for anything is saltwater – sweat, tears, or the sea.
– Isak Dinesen
Twenty years from now you will be more disppointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
– Mark Twain
If you can’t tie a knot, tie a lot.
– Motto of a representative of the Winslow Liferaft Company
All who wander are not lost
– JRR Tolkein
Sailing unties the knots in my mind
– Al Noble
The right of way goes to the vessel with the least competent crew
– Mike Baiocchi