POSTED BY Pablo Carosella on 31/08/2018
Our collection of quotes on yachting, sailing and sea. Some of them are wise, some other inspirational, some of them are really humorous and some generated controversy. As yachts lovers, we appreciate them a lot and we hope you will enjoy them as well!
“Money can't buy you happiness, but it can buy you a yacht big enough to pull up right alongside it.”
― David Lee Roth
“If you don't succeed on your own ground, then there's no reason to succeed. Unless, of course, you really want a boat. If you're a person who feels that with a yacht, everything will be all right, then you should do whatever you have to and get the yacht.”
― Albert Brooks
“I’ve met the most interesting people while flying or on a boat. These methods of travel seem to attract the kind of people I want to be with.”
― Hedy Lamarr
“Being on a boat that’s moving through the water, it’s so clear. Everything falls into place in terms of what’s important and what’s not.”
― James Taylor
“There never was a great man yet who spent all his life inland.”
― Herman Melville
“Land was created to provide a place for boats to visit.”
― Brooks Atkinson
“Having a yacht is a reason for being more cheerful than most.”
― Kurt Vonnegut
“All I ask is a tall ship and a star to sail her by.”
― John Masefield
“Boats, like whiskey, are all good.”
― R. D. Culler
"It's out there at sea that you are really yourself."
― Vito Dumas
" A tourist remains an outsider throughout his visit; but a sailor is part of the local scene from the monent he arrives."
- Anne Davison
"I wanted freedom, open air, adventure. I found it on the sea."
― Alain Gerbault, Sailor
"No literature is richer than that of the sea. No story is more enthralling, no tradition is more secure."
― Felix Riesenberg
"Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than those you did. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from safe harbor. Catch the wind in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
― Mark Twain