B.P Quotes - ScoutHelp

Some quotes from Baden Powell

  • "A Scout is never taken by surprise; he knows exactly what to do when anything unexpected happens."
  • "Be Prepared... the meaning of the motto is that a scout must prepare himself by previous thinking out and practicing how to act on any accident or emergency so that he is never taken by surprise."
  • "Put forth your best. In every path of life"
  • "Scoutmasters deal with individuals boys rather than the mass"
  • "It's the spirit within not the veneer without that makes a man"
  • "A fisherman does not bait his hook with food he likes, He uses food the fish likes, so with boys"
  • "There is no teaching to compare with example"
  • "Loyalty is a feature in a bots character that inspires boundless hope"
  • "Scouting is a man's job cut down to a boy's size"
  • "Scouting is a game for boys under the leadership of boys under direction of a man"
  • "In Scouting a boy is encouraged to himself instead of being instructed"
  • "Success in training the boy depends largely on the scoutmasters own personal example"