- He had invited a party of friends- all yachtsmen like himself- and they had agreed to take " Queen Philippa" to the Mediterranean, there to cruise during the autumn months. - "Wife in Name Only", Charlotte M. Braeme (Bertha M. Clay).
- They said they were both amateur yachtsmen, and, of course, I very soon found out that they knew what they were talking about- in fact, between you and me, I should have said that they were as experienced in sea- craft as any man could be! - "Ravensdene Court", J. S. (Joseph Smith) Fletcher.
- The outer harbour is the paradise of yachtsmen; the inner, of oarsmen. - "Town Life in Australia 1883", R. E. N. (Richard) Twopeny.