10 Best Sailing Quotes

By | February 21, 2013

Elaine Sailing on Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana

Elaine Sailing on Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana

Here are 10 sailing quotes that resonate with me. Please share in the comment box below your favourites. :) Elaine

1.“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed 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

Tarifa, Spain

Tarifa, Spain

2.”If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favourable.” Seneca

Toronto, Canada

Toronto, Canada

3.“We must free ourselves of the hope that the sea will ever rest. We must learn to sail in high winds.” Aristotle Onassis

Limnonari beach, Skopelos, Greece

Limnonari beach, Skopelos, Greece

4.“Without goals, and plans to reach them, you are like a ship that has set sail with no destination.” Fitzhugh Dodson

Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana, U.S.A

Lake Ponchartrain, Louisiana, U.S.A

5.“It’s not the towering sail, but the unseen wind that moves the ship” – Proverbs

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6. .”Money can’t buy you happiness, but it can buy you a yacht big enough to pull up right alongside it.” -Unknown

Santorini, Greece

Santorini, Greece

7. “A man should learn to sail in all winds” – Italian Proverb

Skyros, Greece

Skyros, Greece

8.”We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.” Bertha Calloway

San Blas, Panama

San Blas, Panama

9.”To reach a port, we must sail – sail, not tie at anchor – sail, not drift.” Franklin D. Roosevelt

San Blas, Panama

San Blas, Panama

10. “You got to be careful if you don’t know where you’re going, because you might not get there.” Yogi Berra

Skyros, Greece

Skyros, Greece

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