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"Adventure is just bad planning."

Tue, Dec  14, 2010 - By mbalduf

"8th March 1912...we have just received word from our London offices that ...apparently this bulletin was published exclusively in London's Daily Chronicle newspaper, by special arrangement with Captain Amundsen himself...thus far, there has been no news regarding the fate of Captain Scott's expedition..."

"Adventure is just bad planning." - Roald Amundsen

"The English have loudly and openly told the world that ski and dog are unusable in these regions and that fur clothes are rubbish. We will see — we will see."  - Roald Amundsen

Captain Amundsen's party attained the South Geographic Pole on 14th December 1911