"We are weak, writing is difficult, but for my own sake I do not regret this journey, which has shown that Englishmen can endure hardships, help one another, and meet death with as great a fortitude as ever in the past."
"A man who won't die for something is not fit to live."Robert Falcon Scott on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent."Robert Falcon Scott on Buddha
"The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead."Robert Falcon Scott on Albert Einstein
"The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time."Robert Falcon Scott on Mark Twain
"Death is no more than passing from one room into another. But there's a difference for me, you know. Because in that other room I shall be able to see."Robert Falcon Scott on Helen Keller
"Had we lived I should have had a tale to tell of the hardihood, endurance and courage of my companions which would have stirred the heart of every Englishman. These rough notes and our dead bodies must tell the tale."
"Hunger and fear are the only realities in dog life: an empty stomach makes a fierce dog."
"I can imagine few things more trying to the patience than the long wasted days of waiting."
"But take comfort in that I die at peace with the world and myself - not afraid."
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