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Robert Baden-Powell Quotes

I hope you find these Motivational Robert Baden-Powell Quotes useful in achieving your personal and career goals in life.

"Be Prepared."
"Be prepared for what?"
"Why, for any old thing."
- Robert Baden-Powell,
the founder of Scouting.
[as quoted in the Boy Scout Handbook]

Related topics: Positive Inspirational Motivational

Correcting bad habits cannot be done
by forbidding or punishment.
- Robert Baden-Powell (the founder of scouting)

Trust should be the basis for all our moral training.
- Robert Baden-Powell

The more responsibility the Scoutmaster gives his patrol leaders,
the more they will respond.
- Robert Baden-Powell

 

See things from the boy's point of view.
- Robert Baden-Powell

A boy carries out suggestions more wholeheartedly when
he understands their aim.
- Robert Baden-Powell

An individual step in character training is to put
responsibility on the individual.
- Robert Baden-Powell


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

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

A Scout smiles and whistles under all circumstances.
- Robert Baden-Powell

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

Show me a poorly uniformed troop and I'll show you
a poorly uniformed leader.
- Robert Baden-Powell

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

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

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

The Scoutmaster teaches boys to play the game by doing so himself.
- Robert Baden-Powell

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

To get a hold on boys you must be their friend.
- Robert Baden-Powell

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

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.
- Robert Baden-Powell

People only see what they are prepared to see.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I am prepared to die, but there is no cause
for which I am prepared to kill.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Be prepared for life -
to live happily and without regret,
knowing that you have done your best.
- the Boy Scout Handbook

I am prepared to meet my Maker.
Whether my Maker is prepared for the great ordeal
of meeting me is another matter.
- Winston Churchill

I think men who have a pierced ear
are better prepared for marriage.
They've experienced pain and bought jewelry.
- Rita Rudner

Although prepared for martyrdom,
I preferred that it be postponed.
- Winston Churchill

If anyone is crazy enough to want to kill
a president of the United States, he can do it.
All he must be prepared to do is give his life for the president's.
- John F. Kennedy

The fear of death follows from the fear of life.
A man who lives fully, is prepared to die at any time.
- Mark Twain

Mother Nature may be forgiving this year,
or next year, but eventually she's going to come around and whack you.
You've got to be prepared.
- Geraldo Rivera

Men who have a pierced ear are better prepared for marriage -
they've experienced pain and bought jewelry.
- Rita Rudner

When a noble life has prepared old age,
it is not decline that it reveals, but the first days of immortality.
- Muriel Spark

Any American who is prepared to run for president should automatically,
by definition, be disqualified from ever doing so.
- Gore Vidal

An actor really suffers when the director isn't prepared
because you start running out of time for the shoot
and then have to do it fast.
- Carol Kane

I believe success is preparation, because opportunity
is going to knock on your door sooner or later but
are you prepared to answer that?
- Omar Epps

We have to make sure that we are a force for peace
and stability in the world,
and that we're prepared to defend freedom and the security of the American people.
- Thad Cochran

I am prepared to believe that a dry martini slightly impairs the palate,
but think what it does for the soul.
- Alec Waugh

Louis Pasteur said, 'Chance favors the prepared mind.'
If you're really engaged in the writing,
you'll work yourself out of whatever jam you find yourself in.
- Michael Chabon

Fear prophets and those prepared to die for the truth,
for as a rule they make many others die with them,
often before them, at times instead of them.
- Umberto Eco

Whatever people in general do not understand,
they are always prepared to dislike;
the incomprehensible is always the obnoxious.
- Letitia Landon

Regarding one's career: always be prepared,
no short cuts - hard work is the only alternative that really works.
- Kiana Tom

I have no memories I'm prepared to share with you.
- Peter O'Toole

As Mayor of San Francisco, I will work hard to ensure that,
in the event of natural or man-made disasters,
San Franciscans are prepared and our City is protected.
- Gavin Newsom

If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to
compromise on anything at any time,
and you would achieve nothing.
- Margaret Thatcher

Winning is the science of being totally prepared.
- George Allen, Sr.

I prepared five songs, I sang them, and he hired me.
I started working about a month later at the piano bar.
- Bobby McFerrin

I realized how quickly you could eat up a lot of time
and money if you weren't prepared.
- Jim Messina

IBM has taken a leadership role in this area and is
prepared to be a technology partner with companies
around the world to take advantage of these new developments.
- John Patrick

Love always involves responsibility,
and love always involves sacrifice.
And we do not really love Christ unless we are prepared
to face His task and to take up His Cross.
- William Barclay

Never give a golfer an ultimatum unless you're prepared to lose.
- Abigail Van Buren

I'll be helping them getting suited up,
getting them in the airlock, getting the airlock prepared,
and getting them out the hatch, and then talking them
through these three spacewalks.
- Mark Kelly

I was sent down to Cuba.
Everything had been prepared with the help of Congressman Johnson and his staff.
- Erich Leinsdorf

We will always remember.
We will always be proud.
We will always be prepared, so we will always be free.
- Ronald Reagan

Central banks don't have divine wisdom.
They try to do the best analysis they can and must
be prepared to stand or fall by the quality of that analysis.
- Mary Kay Ash

I think for anybody, any family, and I know there are
families out there that are going through this even now,
that it is the hardest thing in the world.
Nobody is ever prepared for it.
- Robin Gibb

If you're a musician or actor, you know that if you're successful,
some level of fame goes along with that.
You're prepared.
But how often does that happen to a programmer?
- Shawn Fanning

In the beds which the piety of the public has prepared on every side,
stricken men await the verdict of fate.
- Georges Duhamel

We expect everything and are prepared for nothing.
- Anne Sophie Swetchine

I see this as my humanitarian legacy.
We're prepared to pay billions.
- Sheldon Adelson

I was not prepared to live as a single parent.
- Annette Funicello

The only thing I wasn't prepared for was being everywhere all at the same time.
- Justin Timberlake

In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind.
- Louis Pasteur

Chess is ruthless: you've got to be prepared to kill people.
- Nigel Short

I mean, the general rule is if you're not prepared to make a mistake,
you're not going to make much progress.
- Maurice Wilkins

If we should have to fight, we should be prepared to
so so from the neck up instead of from the neck down.
- Jimmy Doolittle

Substance abuse is a disease which doesn't go away overnight.
I'm working hard to overcome it.
I did fail my recent drug test.
I'm prepared to face the consequences.
- Lindsay Lohan

I'm not trying to be coy here; we're just not prepared
to give a lot of detail about our thinking,
but we will be making some announcements in the coming months.
- Jim Walton

California must be all American or all Chinese.
We are resolved that it shall be American,
and are prepared to make it so.
May we not rely upon your sympathy and assistance?
- Denis Kearney

We would like to ease the life of the Palestinians.
I prepared a new plan that we call a positive agenda.
- Silvan Shalom

We talk about heaven being so far away.
It is within speaking distance to those who belong there.
Heaven is a prepared place for a prepared people.
- Dwight L. Moody

We can and must turn this page if we are friends and
are prepared to look one another in the eye.
- Viktor Yushchenko

As an actor there's no autonomy, unless you're prepared
to risk the possibility of starving.
- Ben Kingsley


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