It’s not like you die. It’s what you live for.
The sky must be a kind of Kentucky place.
I go now. My time has arrived.
Have I made peace with God? I did not know we fought!
Fear is the spice that makes it interesting to keep going.
I’ve never been lost, but I’ve been a little disconcerted for a few days.
I can not say that I was ever lost, but I was puzzled once for three days.
The rays usually do not attack twice in the same place.
I was happy amid dangers and inconveniences.
I never did anything dishonest.
No, I never got lost, but once I was baffled for three days.
I opened the way for others to make fortunes, but a fortune for me was not what I was looking for.
I would not give anything for a man who sometimes is not afraid. Fear is the spice that makes it interesting to keep going.
Nothing bitter my old age with the circulation of absurd stories that I retire as the civilization advances, I avoid the white men and look for the Indians, and now even when I’m old, I try to retire beyond the second Alleganies.
Many heroic actions and knightly adventures are related to me that exist only in fantasy regions. With me, the world has taken great liberties and, nevertheless, I have been an ordinary man.
Curiosity is natural to the soul of man and interesting objects have a powerful influence on our affections.
Nature was here a series of wonders, and a background of delight.
In such diversity it was impossible that he was willing to melancholy.
I had reached the summit of a ridge of command and, looking around with amazement and delight, I contemplated the wide plains, the beautiful paths below.
At this time, the enemy began to undermine our fort, which was located sixty meters from the Kentucky River.
In this situation, he was constantly exposed to danger and death.
All you need for happiness is a good weapon, a good horse and a good wife.
I’ve never been lost, but I’ll admit I’m confused for several weeks.
One day I made a tour of the country, and the diversity and beauties of nature that I met in this lovely time, drove out all the dark and vexatious thoughts.
Soon after, I returned home with my family, determined to bring them as soon as possible to live in Kentucky, which I considered a second paradise, at the risk of my life and fortune.
The zeal for the defense of their country took these heroes to the scene of the action, albeit with a few men to attack a powerful army of experienced warriors.
On the fourth day of the following July, a group of about two hundred Indians attacked Boonsborough, killed a man and wounded two.
May the same omnipotent goodness banish the cursed monster, war, of all lands, with its hated associates, plunder and insatiable ambition!
Let peace, coming down from its native sky, cause its olive trees to sprout among the happy nations; And many, in alliance with commerce, spread blessings from their copious hand!
I was never lost in the forest in all my life, although I was once confused for three days.
I’m a great singer. I really love it.
Work eight hours and sleep eight hours and make sure they are not the same hours.
You give the money where you want it.
Big Oil is a club, and they will do everything possible to keep me out.
I do not need more money.
I have been married more than 50 years of my life.
The religion I have to love and fear God, to believe in Jesus Christ, to do all that is good for my neighbor, and for myself, to do as little damage as possible and trust God’s mercy for the rest.
Many heroic exploits and knightly adventures are related to me that exist only in fantasy regions. With me, the world has taken great liberties and, nevertheless, I have been an ordinary man.
Having an exciting destination is like placing a needle in your compass. From that moment on, the compass only knows one point: its ideal. And it will guide you faithfully there through the darkest nights and the fiercest storms
Nothing bitter my old age [like]the circulation of absurd stories that I retire as civilization advances, I avoid white men and look for the Indians, and now even as I get older, I try to retire beyond the second Alleganies .
During our trips, the Indians entertained me well; and their affection for me was so great, that they flatly refused to leave me there with the others, though the governor offered them one hundred pounds sterling for me, in order to give me parole to go home.
We were then in a dangerous and defenseless situation, exposed daily to the dangers and death of savages and wild beasts, not a white man in the field but ourselves.
Felicity, the content partner, finds herself more in our own breasts than in the enjoyment of external things; and I firmly believe that only a small philosophy is required to make a man happy in any state whatsoever.
Most of the memorable events in which I exercised; and, for the satisfaction of the public, will briefly relate the circumstances of my adventures and scenes of life, from my first movement to this country until today.
On the decline of the day, near the Kentucky River, when we ascended by the top of a small hill, several Indians ran out of a thick cane brake and took us prisoner.
I think that in all Americans there is something about old Daniel Boone, who when he could see the smoke from another fireplace, felt too crowded and went further into the desert.
The richest values of the wild nature are not found in the days of Daniel Boone, not even in the present, but in the future.
I live like in the days of Daniel Boone, carrying water by hand. I used to have two Rolls-Royces. Now I have one. It has four punctured wheels; the trunk is open, and a rat lives inside it.
… freedom is not the absence of borders; It is the ability to operate successfully and happily within limits.
A happy marriage is not the easiest thing in the world to achieve, but it is much easier to achieve than a happy but illicit affair.