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#sailing

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Writing criticism is to writing fiction and poetry as hugging the shore is to sailing in the open sea.


John Updike


#fiction #hugging #open #poetry #sailing

The most ordinary conditions for observing sailing birds are then the wind and sea are both aft.


Lawrence Hargrave


#both #conditions #most #observing #ordinary

Instead of sailing off into the sunset, he hopes to sail into the next century.


Dave Anderson


#hopes #instead #into #next #off

You can’t believe how bleeding scary the sea is! There’s, like, whales and storms and shit! They don’t bloody tell you that!


Libba Bray


#sailing #sea #beauty

We clear the harbor and the wind catches her sails and my beautiful ship leans over ever so gracefully, and her elegant bow cuts cleanly into the increasing chop of the waves. I take a deep breath and my chest expands and my heart starts thumping so strongly I fear the others might see it beat through the cloth of my jacket. I face the wind and my lips peel back from my teeth in a grin of pure joy.


L.A. Meyer


#sailing #sea #ships #beauty

...now and then a giggling trail of mermaids appeared in our wake. We fed them oatmeal.


Tove Jansson


#mermaids #oatmeal #sailing #humor

Just about a month from now I'm set adrift, with a diploma for a sail and lots of nerve for oars.


Richard Halliburton


#direction #education #graduation #guts #humor

Design has taken the place of what sailing used to be.


Dennis Conner


#place #sailing #taken #used

If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.


Morgan Freeman


#because #challenge #death #does #life

Sailing is a completely new sport for me and I wasn't sure what to expect but I've definitely got the bug.


Kirsty Gallacher


#completely #definitely #expect #got #i






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