It's Blowing In West Texas

Just a small look out my window

I got an email from a friend today that asked how we were doing, what we were up to? The only honest reply I could think of was odd: “Doing great, thanks. Chasing what’s left of a named tropical storm and going fast towards Portugal.” Tis an interesting life we lead.

—PUMA’s Amory Ross. (via pumasailing)

(Source: puma.com, via puma)

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

—H. Jackson Brown Jr., P.S. I Love You (via ybb55)

I’ll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.

—Mae West…and most Volvo sailors

(Source: puma)

If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.

—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry 

(Source: myfavoriteezines.com)

…as for me, I am tormented with an everlasting itch for things remote.

—Herman Melville -Moby Dick

Sail On
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Sail On

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We’re just going to put the foot down and go for it, we don’t care what the weather is.

—Brad Jackson on PUMA’s strategy for Leg 8. 

(Source: puma)

…as every one knows, meditation and water are wedded for ever.

—Herman Melville - Moby Dick

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

—H. Jackson Brown Jr., P.S. I Love You (via ybb55)

Jimmy Buffett, were going to miss the good times in Frisco…Please come back!!!!

Jimmy Buffett, were going to miss the good times in Frisco…Please come back!!!!