The world, we’d discovered, doesn’t love you like your family loves you.
When you’re on a raft, you pray like in a foxhole.
(On surviving on the raft for 47 days) We had truly made it on a wing and prayer.
It was all in His hands now – as it had always been.
To live, a man needs food, water, and a sharp mind.
That’s one thing you learn in sports. You don’t give up; you fight to the finish.
I was a rotten kid. My excitement came from seeing what I could get away with.
Every soldier should learn survival on land, sea, and in the air.