From a sailing instructor who sold me my San Juan 21, .... This isn't exactly a boat
saying, but we quote it often on the boat to our amusement.
Aug 12, 2015 ... Here's a list of 10 everyday phrases that you may not have realized were ... So
sailors would say: “By and large this ship handles quite nicely.”.
Nautical phrases - the meaning and origin of phrases that originated at sea. ... of
horny-handed sailors singing shanties and living a hearty and rough life at sea.
The unfortunate sailor was tied to a grating, mast or over a barrel. .... Sailors
would say to be 'by the wind' is to face into the wind or within six compass points
of it ...
Sea and Sky's Shipa and Sailing Quotes page features inspirational and thought
provoking quotes about ships and sailing by the famous sailors who have ...
Jun 7, 2015 ... 37 Quotes about Seafaring, Sailor, Maritime, and Ship. Day of the Seafarers (IMO
) is observed worldwide on June 25. It is celebrated to ...
76 quotes have been tagged as sailing: Van Morrison: 'hark, now hear the ... After
all those Sundays of being a back up singer for Jesus, you got nothing to say?
All sewn up: Dead sailors were "all sewn up" in a bit of canvas with a weight
attached to .... Blood is thicker than water: A well known saying meaning that
Within limits, there is truth in this saying. Have you ever heard anyone use the
proverb above? Shakespeare did. He said something similar in his play, Venus ...
When asked, “What news from the sea?” The fish replied “I have a lot to say, but
my mouth is full of water.” Sailing, the most expensive way to travel 3rd class.