Robert Baden-Powell - Quotes

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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. ---->>>

We never fail when we try to do our duty, we always fail when we neglect to do it. ---->>>

The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others. ---->>>

A Scout is never taken by surprise; he knows exactly what to do when anything unexpected happens. ---->>>

If you make listening and observation your occupation you will gain much more than you can by talk. ---->>>

The uniform makes for brotherhood, since when universally adopted it covers up all differences of class and country. ---->>>

A Scout smiles and whistles under all circumstances. ---->>>

When you want a thing done, 'Don't do it yourself' is a good motto for Scoutmasters. ---->>>

Trust should be the basis for all our moral training. ---->>>

The spirit is there in every boy; it has to be discovered and brought to light. ---->>>

The more responsibility the Scoutmaster gives his patrol leaders, the more they will respond. ---->>>

Show me a poorly uniformed troop and I'll show you a poorly uniformed leader. ---->>>

Success in training the boy depends largely on the Scoutmaster's own personal example. ---->>>

An individual step in character training is to put responsibility on the individual. ---->>>

A boy carries out suggestions more wholeheartedly when he understands their aim. ---->>>

Correcting bad habits cannot be done by forbidding or punishment. ---->>>

The Scoutmaster teaches boys to play the game by doing so himself. ---->>>

See things from the boy's point of view. ---->>>

To get a hold on boys you must be their friend. ---->>>


Nationality: English
Born: February 22, 1857
Die: 01-08, 1941
Occupation: Soldier