I'm okay with bat-sh1t crazy.
It's boring, humourless, bat-sh1t crazy that is unappealing.
Like being a prepper.
That's true. Moitessier was the perfect example of the fascinating sailing ascetic. But I think it was because he didn't give a damn about "teaching the world" anything. He was just plain crazy and fun - and elusive.
Okay, I'd definitely party with him. Look at that mongo hooka beside him. Holy cow!