whaling-port quotes

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When I had youth I had no money; now I have the money I have no time; and when I get the time, if I ever do, I shall have no healt ...
Still bent to make some port he knows not where,
Still standing for some false impossible shore.
When we think back to our forefathers, with their sedentary lives of forest-chopping, railroad-building, fortune-founding, their f ...
How happy is the sailor's life,
From coast to coast to roam;
In every port he finds a wife,
In every land a home.
We had some port, and drank damnation to the play and eternal remorse to the author.
The daughter of debate, that eke discord doth sow,
Shall reap no gain where former rule hath taught still peace to
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If I have renounced the search of truth, if I have come into the port of some pretending dogmatism, some new church, some Schellin ...
The triumphs of peace have been in some proximity to war. Whilst the hand was still familiar with the sword-hilt, whilst the habit ...
As the bird trims her to the gale,
I trim myself to the storm of time,
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The only thing that was dispensed free to the old New Bedford whalemen was a Bible. A well-known owner of one of that city's whali ...
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