Aphorisms Galore!

He is the best sailor who can steer w...

This is an aphorism from Aphorisms Galore!'s official collection.

Comment#  ·   Fair (260 ratings)  ·  submitted 1997

He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power of the greatest obstacle.

Henry David Thoreau, in Success and Failure

Comments on This Aphorism

No one has commented on this aphorism yet. Don't be shy — post a comment. You know you want to.

Post a Comment