1. 10

    Fear is the spice that makes it interesting to go ahead.

    58
  2. 9

    No, I never did get lost, but I was bewildered for three days once.

    59
  3. 8

    Heaven must be a Kentucky kind of place.

    59
  4. 7

    During our travels, the Indians entertained me well; and their affection for me was so great, that they utterly refused to leave me there with the others, although the Governor offered them one hundred pounds sterling for me, on purpose to give me a parole to go home.

    59
  5. 6

    In this time the enemy began to undermine our fort, which was situated sixty yards from Kentucky River.

    73
  6. 5

    Having an exciting destination is like setting a needle in your compass. From then on, the compass knows only one point - its ideal. And it will faithfully guide you there through the darkest nights and fiercest storms

    74
  7. 4

    A zeal for the defence of their country led these heroes to the scene of action, though with a few men to attack a powerful army of experienced warriors.

    88
  8. 3

    The religion I have to love and fear God, believe in Jesus Christ, do all the good to my neighbor, and myself that I can, do as little harm as I can help, and trust on God's mercy for the rest.

    89
  9. 2

    All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse, and a good wife.

    106
  10. 1

    I have never been lost, but I will admit to being confused for several weeks.

    131
  11. Last Update: 13 April 2021

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