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You got to be a little bit twisted to do this job. Phil Harris

You got to be a little bit twisted to do this job. Phil Harris, Deadliest Catch

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We are not afraid of the sea; we are terrified of the water. Andy Hillstrand

We are not afraid of the sea; we are terrified of the water. Andy Hillstrand, Deadliest Catch

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I’m on a carnival ride in Hell now. Russell Newberry

I’m on a carnival ride in Hell now. Russell Newberry, Deadliest Catch

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The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. Van Gogh

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. Vincent Van Gogh

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We took risks. We knew we took them. Things have come out against us. We have no cause for complaint. Scott, found in his diary after the party froze in Antarctica

We took risks. We knew we took them. Things have come out against us. We have no cause for complaint. Scott, found in his diary after the party froze in Antarctica

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Better bread with water than cake with trouble. – Russian Proverb

Better bread with water than cake with trouble.   Russian Proverb

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If God sends us on strong paths, we are provided strong shoes. – Corrie ten Boom

If God sends us on strong paths, we are provided strong shoes. – Corrie ten Boom
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If the wind will not serve, take to the oars. – Latin Proverb

If the wind will not serve, take to the oars. – Latin Proverb
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If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment. – Henry David Thoreau

If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment. – Henry David Thoreau
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There is no education like adversity. – Disraeli

There is no education like adversity. – Disraeli
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