Spending time on 18th-century ships in Tahiti when I was 17 was quite unusual.
Why not a space flower? Why do we always expect metal ships?
Ships are like children: they need individual attention.
We used two Princess Cruise ships. The Island Princess and The Pacific Princess. They were identical ships.
I love sailing but hate cruise ships.
A ship in port is safe, but that's not what ships are built for.
We may have all come on different ships, but we're in the same boat now.
The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.
Was this the face that launched a thousand ships, and burnt the topless towers of Ileum?
Our ships, God be thanked, have received little hurt.
The horns came riding in like the rainbow masts of silver ships.
The more ships have grown in size and consequence, the more their place in our imagination has shrunk.