Ernest Shackleton Quotes

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Ernest Shackleton Quotes

Optimism is the true moral courage
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I thought you'd rather have a live donkey than a dead lion.

— Ernest Shackleton

Through endurance we conquer.

— Ernest Shackleton

After months of want and hunger, we suddenly found ourselves able to have meals fit for the gods, and with appetites the gods might have envied.

— Ernest Shackleton

I seemed to vow to myself that some day I would go to the region of ice and snow and go on and on till I came to one of the poles of the earth, the end of the axis upon which this great round ball turns.

— Ernest Shackleton

I called to the other men that the sky was clearing, and then a moment later I realized that what I had seen was not a rift in the clouds but the white crest of an enormous wave.

— Ernest Shackleton

Men Wanted for Dangerous Expedition: Low Wages for Long Hours of Arduous Labour under Brutal Conditions; Months of Continual Darkness and Extreme Cold; Great Risk to Life and Limb from Disease, Accidents and Other Hazards; Small Chance of Fame in Case of Success.

— Ernest Shackleton

By endurance we conquer.

— Ernest Shackleton

Optimism is true moral courage.

— Ernest Shackleton

I have often marveled at the thin line which separates success from failure.

— Ernest Shackleton

Optimism is the true moral courage

— Ernest Shackleton

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