Stuck in a rut?
Wondering why you started out on this prepping journey?
We’ve collected together some of the best quotes for survival and prepping, find your inspiration here.
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Resilience is all about being able to overcome the unexpected. Sustainability is about survival. The goal of resilience is to thrive.
Your responsibility to be ready for the fight never ends.
Gen. George S. Patton
Prepare for the unknown by studying how others in the past have coped with the unforeseeable and the unpredictable.
Francis of Assisi
Start by doing what is necessary, then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Sometimes the questions are complicated but the answers are simple.
Extinction is the rule. Survival is the exception.
Boy scout motto
The best view comes after the hardest climb.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
He who is best prepared can best serve in his moment of inspiration.
He who works the land will have abundant food, but the one who chases fantasies will have his fill of poverty.
A prudent person takes precautions. The simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences.
In a house of the wise are stores of choice food and oil, but a foolish man devours all he has.
We are not preparing ourselves for the world we live in, we are preparing for the world we find ourselves in.
The enemy is anybody who’s going to get you killed, no matter what side he is on.
Going back to a simpler life is not a step backwards.
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
There’s nothing more gratifying than being able to depend on your own abilities.
Your fear is 100% dependent on you for it’s survival.
There’s no harm in hoping for the best as long as you’re prepared for the worst.
Spencer W. Kimball
Preparedness, when properly pursued, is a way of life, not a sudden, spectacular program.
Sarah J. Mass
Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.