Captains Courageous
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"Captains Courageous" Quotes

By Rudyard Kipling

classics | 161 pages | Published in NaN

A pampered millionaire's son tumbles overboard from a luxury liner and falls into good fortune, disguised in the form of a fishing boat. The gruff and hearty crew teach the young man to be worth his salt as they fish the waters off the Grand Banks of Newfoundland. Brimming with adventure and humor.

ISBN_13:9780543895882

Quotes

A little work, a little play, To keep us going - and so, good-day!

Rudyard Kipling

It's none so easy for a rich man to ride, not over rough water, but through a rough world.

Rudyard Kipling

There's just the one woman in the world for each man, and she's the only one.

Rudyard Kipling

The best of life is built on what we say when we're in love. It isn't nonsense, Kathie.

Rudyard Kipling

A boy mustn't talk to his father like that, even in fun.

Rudyard Kipling

You're a gentleman, and I don't pretend to be anything else.

Rudyard Kipling

It's no good anglin' after the things you've done. You've got to let the past go, same as the future.

Rudyard Kipling

But remember, the Law's against you, and it's up to them to prove their case.

Rudyard Kipling

A man gets to know his own ship, an' his own ship's ways, an' his own shipmates after a bit.

Rudyard Kipling

I don't know how it is, but the sight of a whale makes you feel good all over.

Rudyard Kipling