Ernest Shackleton Quotes

Best South Quotes by Ernest Shackleton

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“Just when things looked their worse, they changed for the best. I have marveled often at the thin line that divides success from failure and the sudden turn that leads from apparently certain disaster to comparative safety.”


“Loneliness is the penalty of leadership, but the man who has to make the decisions is assisted greatly if he feels that there is no uncertainty in the minds of those who follow him, and that his orders will be carried out confidently and in expectation of success.”


“We had seen God in His splendours, heard the text that Nature renders. We had reached the naked soul of man.”


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