A fisherman does not bait his hook with food he likes. He uses food the fish likes. So with boys.
A boy is supremely confident of his own power, and dislikes being treated as a child.
Scoutmasters deal with the individual boy rather than with the mass.
Vigorous Scout games are the best form of physical education because most of them bring in moral education.
Scoutmasters need the capacity to enjoy the out-of-doors.
Scouting is a man's job cut down to a boy's size.
Boys can see adventure in a dirty old duck puddle, and if the Scoutmaster is a boys' man he can see it, too.
Can we not interpret our adult wisdom into the language of boyhood?
When a boy finds someone who takes an interest in him, he responds and follows.
The Scoutmaster guides the boy in the spirit of an older brother.
Scouting is a game for boys under the leadership of boys under the direction of a man.
A boy can see the smoke rising from Sioux villages under the shadow of the Albert memorial.
It is only when you know a boy's environment that you can know what influences to bring to bear.
It should be the thing never to mention unfairness of judging when defeated in a contest.
In Scouting, a boy is encouraged to educate himself instead of being instructed.
Where is there a boy to whom the call of the wild and the open road does not appeal?
Teach Scouts not how to get a living, but how to live.
It's the spirit within, not the veneer without, that makes a man.
We do not want to make Scout training too soft.
The spirit is there in every boy; it has to be discovered and brought to light.
It is important to arrange games and competition so that all Scouts of the troop take part.
We must change boys from a 'what can I get' to a 'what can I give' attitude.
You can only get discipline in the mass by discipline in the individual.
The Good Turn will educate the boy out of the groove of selfishness.
We are not a club or a Sunday school class, but a school of the woods.
Follow AzQuotes on Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Every day we present the best quotes! Improve yourself, find your inspiration, share with friends