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One of my theories is to be captain on the field and off the field, you need to totally enjoy each other's company. I don't like discussing cricket off the field.
Mahendra Singh Dhoni
A captain who does not know where he wants to sail, there is no wind on Earth that will bring him there.
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the captain, and a positive crime in the statesman.
One of the advantages of being a captain is being able to ask for advice without necessarily having to take it.
When you are captain, you are never speaking for yourself.
The day you hear someone call me captain will be the day I buy a boat.
My mom and dad met at UCLA when he as a captain in the Air Force and she was in her junior year.
Among the New Hollanders whom we were thus engaged with, there was one who by his appearance and carriage, as well in the morning as this afternoon, seemed to be the chief of them, and a kind of prince or captain among them.
Each picture has some sort of rhythm which only the director can give it. He has to be like the captain of a ship.
I was captain in Atletico at 19, playing in the same team as Demetrio Albertini, who won three Champions Leagues, and Sergi Barjuan from Barcelona, who had won everything, and they were 32, 33. I was a kid as captain, so I wasn't the real captain, just a kid learning from them.
I created 'Captain Underpants' when I was in the second grade. I was constantly getting in trouble for being the class clown, so my teacher sent me out into the hallway to punish me. It was there in the hall that I began drawing 'Captain Underpants'. Soon I was making my own comic books about him.
Science is the captain, and practice the soldiers.
Leonardo da Vinci
The man who says his evening prayer is a captain posting his sentinels. He can sleep.
I had rather have a plain, russet-coated Captain, that knows what he fights for, and loves what he knows, than that which you call a Gentle-man and is nothing else.
I want to conquer the unknown. I really, really want to live on the water and captain my own boat. I have dreamed of going around the world on a boat.
I'd love to see T'he Avengers' with Robert Downey, Jr. playing Loki and Clark Gregg playing 'Thor' and I play Captain America.
By and large, the making of motion pictures is all about, 'Let's ratchet it up.' And I always think, 'We don't need to ratchet this up.' If you do, don't call it 'Captain Phillips' or 'The Maersk Alabama.' Call it something else, and then you have carte blanche to do anything, down to sea serpents and aliens.
I think Captain Cousteau might be the father of the environmental movement.
Captain Cook discovered Australia looking for the Terra Incognita. Christopher Columbus thought he was finding India but discovered America. History is full of events that happened because of an imaginary tale.
The conservative movement today is like that tall ship with its proud captain: strong, accomplished but veering off course into the dangerous and uncharted waters of big government republicanism.
Every team that I've played on, I've either been the captain or co-captain.
Every government has as much of a duty to avoid war as a ship's captain has to avoid a shipwreck.
Guy de Maupassant
We've never had nannies. We've had great grandparents, great support from family, and the kids have been on every set: they've seen me play Gollum, King Kong, Captain Haddock, the lot. They totally get it, and they want to go into the business. Ruby, my daughter, is very keen to become an actress.
We stay as a team. I might be England captain, but that doesn't mean I get treated differently.
I'm like a ship captain: I have a woman in every port.
Henrique Capriles Radonski
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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