Boats - Boating Quotes

A lot of people ask me if I were shipwrecked, and could only have one book, what would it be? I always say “How to Build a Boat.”

Ideas of Paradise are exceedingly various. To the Ancients Paradise meant a dolce far niente in the Elysian fields…. The Scythians believed in a Paradise of immortal drunkenness and drinking blood out of the skulls of their enemies…. To some I believe Paradise means yachting, and for my own part, I think a 200 ton […]

Should you find yourself in a chronically leaking boat, energy devoted to changing vessels is likely to be more productive than energy devoted to patching leaks.

Some day my ship will come in, and with my luck I’ll be at the airport.