In rowing, you're always striving for that perfect stroke, that repetition, each one being as good as the last. Same thing with cooking. You can't say, 'Oh, I don't feel well, so I'm going to put out a crappy plate.'
— Bryan Volpenhein

Take a look at your natural river. What are you? Stop playing games with yourself. Where's your river going? Are you riding with it? Or are you rowing against it? Don't you see that there is no effort if you're riding with your river?
Frederick (Carl) Frieseke rowing quote

Only the guy who isn't rowing has time to rock the boat.
— Saunders

Leadership is like the old galley ships. 100s are rowing, but only one (the captain) knows where they are going
— Unknown

A lot of people go through life like they are rowing a boat. They look at where they have been (the PAST) rather than where they are going (the FUTURE).
— Unknown