Tag Archives: World Literature

Friday Quote of the Day…

6 Jan

“Any damn fool can navigate the world sober. It takes a really good sailor to do it drunk.”

Sir Francis Chichester

This could be applied to many of the general things we do! I love a man who will come out and say it straight.

Em

Friday Quote of the Day…

16 Dec

“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

When we have direction and we are focused and driven this is when we are steadfast in our purpose like the sails at work. This quote is brilliant in it’s metaphor.

In sight of my new life at the ocean, I am doing a sailing/sea series for my Friday Quotes of the Day… I hope you enjoy!

Em

Friday Quote of the Day

9 Sep

“Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversation.”

-Elizabeth Drew

Elizabeth Drew

You may not have learned anything profound.  You may not have experienced anything remarkable.  You may not have met anyone noteworthy.  You will have a story to tell.

Em