Scouting Quotes I.
Posted On: 2018-07-05
I’ve gathered these quotes from various sources all over the internet. Good quotations resonate in your soul. They make you think, I wish that someday I might say something as profound as that...Good quotes are words the people have spoken that hold true today, just as much as when the author spoke them into being. Good quotes are spoken words that create feelings and emotions within us that make you stop and think and ...wonder.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. Abraham Lincoln
Be Prepared... the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise. Robert Baden-Powell
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt
Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared. Eddie Rickenbacker
I am also the product of a place called Paint Creek. Doesn't have a zip code. It's too small to be called a town along the rolling plains of Texas. We grew dryland cotton and wheat, and when I wasn't farming or attending Paint Creek Rural School, I was generally over at Troop 48 working on my Eagle Scout award. Rick Perry
To put yourself in another's place requires real imagination, but by doing so each Girl Scout will be able to love among others happily. Juliette Gordon Lowe
Never underestimate a man who overestimates himself. Franklin Roosevelt
Throughout my life and career, I have continually been impressed with the importance of integrity - whether it was growing up as a Boy Scout, working in one of my first jobs as a university janitor, or being a leader in a Fortune 500 company. Rex Tillerson
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them Albert Einstein
I will say that Edward Norton, who plays the Scoutmaster, would be a first-rate Eagle Scout. He's got all those techniques. If your plane crashes into the jungle somewhere, he would be the guy you would want to have with you. Wes Anderson
Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. Abraham Lincoln
I actually like snakes! When I was young, I was a Boy Scout nature camp counselor, and one of our projects was collecting snakes and creating an environment for them, so I'm quite familiar with snakes and think they're fantastic creatures. Harrison Ford
I like being a Girl Scout. Debbie Reynolds
A bone to the dog is not charity. Charity is the bone shared with the dog, when you are just as hungry as the dog. Jack London
I still remember the entire Boy Scout motto. I don't remember the serial number of my gun in the army. I don't remember the number of my locker in school. But I remember that Boy Scout code. Tommy Lasorda
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear. Mark Twain
I have never forgotten my days as an Eagle Scout. I didn't know it at the time, but what really came out of my Scouting was learning how to lead and serve the community. It has come in handy in my career in government. Lloyd Bentsen
My father also encouraged my love of nature. He urged me to become a Cub Scout, and later a Boy Scout, and I found I really liked being outdoors. Ed Begley, Jr.
I was in the Boy Scouts for about four years until my troop disbanded. It is really one of the best activities youths can get involved in and nearly every scout I have known has been a class act due to the discipline the Scouts have instilled in them. Ted Stevens
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer. Ralph Waldo Emerson
My first encounters with faith came about the time I was a Boy Scout, at about 14 or 15. I made the logical deduction that they operate the same way; I treated my faith like earning a merit badge, and everything about Christianity was about earning merit badges. Max Lucado
The character of a man is known from his conversations Menander.
Actually, as that first association continued, we got a little more legitimate. In those days, they asked Boy Scout troops to act as ushers during the football games. So we signed up and I went to many games in full Boy Scout uniform as an usher. Daniel J. Evans
Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway. John Wayne
A week of camp life is worth six months of theoretical teaching in the meeting room – Robert Baden-Powell
If I can have some part in guiding them up the trail of Scouting, on to the high road of noble character and constructive citizenship, I may prove to be the most important man in their lives, the most important man in my community. Forest Witcraft
If you always do what you always did, you'll always get what you always got. Unknown