Captain Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Abraham Lincoln” float=”none” width=”100%”]Great honor is due to those officers who remain true despite the example of their treacherous associates; but the greatest honor and most important fact of all is the unanimous firmness of the common soldiers and common sailors.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aldous Huxley” float=”none” width=”100%”]My fate cannot be mastered; it can only be collaborated with and thereby, to some extent, directed. Nor am I the captain of my soul; I am only its noisiest passenger.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ami Ayalon” float=”none” width=”100%”]A captain who does not know where he wants to sail, there is no wind on Earth that will bring him there.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Amit Kalantri” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every leader is a boss but every boss is not a leader.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Blaise Pascal” float=”none” width=”100%”]The captain of a ship is not chosen from those of the passengers who comes from the best family.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian O’Driscoll” float=”none” width=”100%”]When you are captain, you are never speaking for yourself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Captain Jack Sparrow” float=”none” width=”100%”]The seas may be rough , but I am the Captain! No matter how difficult, I will always prevail.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Captain Sisko” float=”none” width=”100%”]Part of being a captain is knowing when to smile, make the troops happy even when it’s the last thing in the world you want to do. Because they’re your troops and you have to take care of them.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Cesare Pavese” float=”none” width=”100%”]I am the captain of my destiny, I do not abandon the ship in hard times. But, I do have sense enough not to go down with the ship.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Laughton” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ship’s company will remember that I am your captain, your judge, and your jury. You do your duty, and we may get along. Whatever happens you do your duty.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Col. Corazon Santiago” float=”none” width=”100%”]A ship at sea is its own world. To be the captain of a ship is to be the unquestioned ruler of that world and requires all of the leadership skills of a prince or minister.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Daniel Lee” float=”none” width=”100%”]You are the captain of your ship that never comes in.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dick Gregory” float=”none” width=”100%”]When I lost my rifle, the Army charged me 85 dollars. That is why in the navy the captain goes down with the ship.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dodinsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]We are the captains of our own ships sailing the sea of life, but in times of a stormy weather, you will discover true friends when they don’t hesitate to be a lighthouse.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fisher Ames” float=”none” width=”100%”]Monarchy is like a sleek craft, it sails along well until some bumbling captain runs it into the rocks.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George Santayana” float=”none” width=”100%”]To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the captain and a positive crime in the statesman.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”George William Curtis” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is not the ship so much as the skillful sailing that assures a prosperous voyage.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Gift Gugu Mona” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life without God is like an aircraft without a Captain. Anytime, it is bound to crash.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Graeme Smith” float=”none” width=”100%”]When the opposing captain is down, you need to keep your foot on him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Graig Nettles” float=”none” width=”100%”]What is a captain supposed to do— go out on the field before the game and decide whether to kick or receive?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Grover Cleveland” float=”none” width=”100%”]In calm water, every ship has a good captain. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Guy Lafleur” float=”none” width=”100%”]The day you hear someone call me captain will be the day I buy a boat.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Horatio Nelson” float=”none” width=”100%”]No captain can do very wrong if he places his ship alongside that of the enemy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James T. Kirk” float=”none” width=”100%”]One of the advantages of being Captain is being able to ask for advice without necessarily having to take it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jane Pauley” float=”none” width=”100%”]I’m not driven by killer ambition. I’m not a workaholic. I’m a good team player. I don’t have to ba captain, but I do want to play on a winning team.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Murphy” float=”none” width=”100%”]You are like a captain navigating a ship… You must give the right orders, thoughts and images to your subconscious which controls and governs all your experiences.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josephine Tey” float=”none” width=”100%”]A man may own a ship, but unless he is captain of a crew he goes where the ship goes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Josh Greenfield” float=”none” width=”100%”]Here, if you don’t want to be a director, it’s like a captain who doesn’t want to be a major.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lister Sinclair” float=”none” width=”100%”]A frightened captain makes a frightened crew.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lois Lowry” float=”none” width=”100%”]I was a sidelines child : never class president, never team captain, never the one with the most valentines in my box.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mata Amritanandamayi” float=”none” width=”100%”]When the storm brews and the waves swell, only an experienced captain can control the ship and save it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matthew Norman” float=”none” width=”100%”]The captain of a ship can run a great ship, but he can’t do anything about the tides.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mehmet Murat ildan” float=”none” width=”100%”]I prefer to sail in a bad ship with a good captain rather than sail in good ship with a bad captain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mehmet Murat Ildan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never trust the captain who has never taken any education from the School of Storms![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mehmet Murat Ildan” float=”none” width=”100%”]When the world asks you to walk, don’t listen, just sit! When the world asks you to sit, don’t listen, just walk! The captain of your own ship is you, not the world![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mehmet Murat ildan” float=”none” width=”100%”]With a good captain, a rough ocean turns into a calm lake; with a bad captain, a calm lake turns into a rough ocean![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Melanie Laurent” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good director has to be a captain – he has to work with a lot of people every day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Josephson” float=”none” width=”100%”]You are the captain of your own ship; don’t let anyone else take the wheel.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Lomenda” float=”none” width=”100%”]Be the captain of your ship. Breathe and be grateful.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Michael Parent” float=”none” width=”100%”]A storyteller is like a ship’s captain. He takes the passengers places where they might laugh or cry, but they always safe.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Neal Shusterman” float=”none” width=”100%”]The captain is supposed to go down with the ship unless the first mate knocks him out and throws him in a lifeboat.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nelson Mandela” float=”none” width=”100%”]I am the captain of my soul.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Philip Sidney” float=”none” width=”100%”]A brave captain is as a root, out of which, as branches, the courage of his soldiers doth spring.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]A good captain is not made from calm seas.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richie Benaud” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hallmark of a great captain is the ability to win the toss, at the right time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Southey” float=”none” width=”100%”]In case signals cannot be seen or clearly understood, no captain can do wrong if he places his ship alongside that of an enemy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sir Francis Chichester” float=”none” width=”100%”]Any damn fool can navigate the world sober. It takes a really good sailor to do it drunk.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”St. Thomas Aquinas” float=”none” width=”100%”]If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas John Barnardo” float=”none” width=”100%”]There can be only one Captain to a ship.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tom Holland” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is so much to sailing a ship. There’s about a thousand different lines on a brig ship, and knowing what each one of those does, it takes a long time, and that’s why you have these cabin boys that start on the ship, and they learn throughout the years, and that’s why it takes so long to captain one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tony Evans” float=”none” width=”100%”]It is in following Christ as our captain that we can win in our personal lives, families, churches, and communities.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tony Fitzpatrick” float=”none” width=”100%”]He is one of those people with an aura about him— you could just feel him. I think he’s one of those great figures we see running through history; he’s definitely got the gift of leadership.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Walt Whitman” float=”none” width=”100%”]O Captain! My Captain! our fearful trip is done, / The ship has weathered every rack, the prize we sought is won. / O Captain! My Captain! Exult O shores, and ring O bells! But I with mournful tread / Walk the deck my Captain lies, / Fallen cold and dead. / O captain! My Captain![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Webb Chiles” float=”none” width=”100%”]A sailor is an artist whose medium is the wind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Ernest Henley” float=”none” width=”100%”]It matters not how strait the gate, How charged with punishments the scroll; I am the master of my fate: I am the captain of my soul.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William J. H. Boetcker” float=”none” width=”100%”]A man without religion or spiritual vision is like a captain who finds himself in the midst of an uncharted sea, without compass, rudder and steering wheel. He never knows where he is, which way he is going and where he is going to land.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our great captain’s captain.[/wpsm_quote]