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Quotes & Sayings About Seamanship

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Seamanship Quotes By Hendrik Willem Van Loon

The world is in dreadful need of men who will assume the new leadership - who will have the courage of their own visions and who will recognise clearly that we are only at the beginning of the voyage, and have to learn an entirely new system of seamanship. — Hendrik Willem Van Loon

Seamanship Quotes By Alec Wilkinson

One of the reasons there are so many terms for conditions of ice is that the mariners observing it were often trapped in it, and had nothing to do except look at it. — Alec Wilkinson

Seamanship Quotes By Susan Glaspell

Those who never sail stormy waters are the quickest and harshest judges of bad seamanship. — Susan Glaspell

Seamanship Quotes By Chester W. Nimitz

The best that science can devise and that naval organization can provide must be regarded only as an aid, and never as a substitute for good seamanship. — Chester W. Nimitz

Seamanship Quotes By Robert Louis Stevenson

Overhead, the wild huntsman of the storm passed continuously in one blare of mingled noises; screaming wind, straining timber, lashing rope's end, pounding block and bursting sea contributed; and I could have thought there was at times another, a more piercing, a more human note, that dominated all, like the wailing of an angel; I could have thought I knew the angel's name, and that his wings were black. — Robert Louis Stevenson