A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
— English Proverbs

Ideals are like the stars: we never reach them, but like the mariners of the sea, we chart our course by them.
Carl Schurz marines quote

I have drawn inspiration from the Marine Corps, the Jewish struggle in Palestine and Israel, and the Irish.
— Leon Uris

Look, many of us here are regular marines... I will die as a marine because that is my dream.
— Jerry Jones

Without discipline, there is no Marine Corp.
— marines quotation by R. Lee Ermey