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Water Quotes
Inspirational Quotes about Water

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One can not reflect in streaming water.
Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
- Lao Tzu

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I am one with the Earth,
with the Water, with the Fire,
with the Air that I breathe,
with all Living Things,
and we are all one with Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans.
- Khalil Gibran

Nothing is softer or more flexible than water,
yet nothing can resist it.
- Lao Tzu

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You can't cross the sea merely by
standing and staring at the water.
- Rabindranath Tagore

As many raindrops join to form a great river of water,
many souls join their highest intent to form
the river of evolved consciousness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you may count every drop of water in the ocean and
count every grain of sand in the sea -
multiply it by a thousand and that's how much I love you.
- George of Langkloof


 

Iron rusts from disuse;
water loses its purity from stagnation...
even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
- Leonardo da Vinci

"Good morning!" he said at last.
"We don't want any adventures here, thank you!
You might try over The Hill or across The Water."
- J. R. R. Tolkien

Know that you are one with the earth, with the water,
with the fire, with the air that you breathe, with all living things,
and that all of these are one with Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When the water starts boiling
it is foolish to turn off the heat.
- Nelson Mandela

The way lies in softness and patience,
as the softest water cuts through the hardest rock.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The primal rhythmic power
and resonant sound of waves on the shore
are like the earth's heartbeat,
and become our connection with the body of nature.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

In the world there is nothing more
submissive and weak than water.
Yet for attacking that which is hard and strong,
nothing can surpass it.
- Lao Tzu

When the well's dry, we know the worth of water.
- Benjamin Franklin

Women are like teabags.
We don't know our true strength
until we are in hot water!
- Eleanor Roosevelt

The water in a vessel is sparkling;
the water in the sea is dark.
The small truth has words which are clear;
the great truth has great silence.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Friendship that flows from the heart
cannot be frozen by adversity,
as the water that flows from the spring
cannot congeal in winter.
- James Fenimore Cooper

We are tied to the ocean.
And when we go back to the sea,
whether it is to sail or to watch -
we are going back from whence we came.
- John F. Kennedy

On long haul flights I always drink loads and loads
of water and eat light and healthy food.
- Lisa Snowdon

Even in the developing parts of the world,
kids take to computers like fish to water.
- Nicholas Negroponte

Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man -
who has no gills.
- Ambrose Bierce

Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for
days on nothing but food and water.
- W. C. Fields

If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River,
the headline that afternoon would read:
"President Can't Swim."
- Lyndon B. Johnson

The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein
of water flowing hidden underground,
secretly making the ground green.
- Thomas Carlyle

We return thanks to our mother,
the earth, which sustains us.
We return thanks to the rivers and streams
which supply us with water.
We return thanks to all herbs, which furnish medicines
for the cure of our diseases.
We return thanks to the corn, and to her sisters,
the beans and squashes, which give us life.
We return thanks to the bushes and trees,
which provide us with fruit.
We return thanks to the wind,
which, moving the air, has banished diseases.
We return thanks to the moon and the stars,
which have given us their light when the sun was gone.
We return thanks to our grandfather He-no,
that he has protected his grandchildren from witches and reptiles,
and has given us his rain.
We return thanks to the sun,
that he has looked upon the earth with a beneficent eye.
Lastly, we return thanks to the Great Spirit,
in whom is embodied all goodness,
and who directs all things for the good of his children.
- Iroquois traditional

Friendship and money: oil and water.
- Mario Puzo

One may as well dam for water tanks
the people's cathedrals and churches,
for no holier temple has ever
been consecrated by the heart of man.
- John Muir

Within 10 years it will be impossible to travel to
the North Pole by dog team.
There will be too much open water.
- Will Steger

No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
- Horace

The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools,
but the gentle touches of air and water
working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.
- Henry David Thoreau

His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve.
- Lewis Carroll

Take a course in good water and air;
and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own.
Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you.
- John Muir

Water is the driving force of all nature.
- Leonardo da Vinci

The grass is not always greener
on the other side of the fence.
Fences have nothing to do with it.
The grass is greenest where it is watered.
When crossing over fences, carry water with you
and tend the grass wherever you may be.
- Anonymous

Reminds me of my safari in Africa.
Somebody forgot the corkscrew and for several days
we had to live on nothing but food and water.
- W. C. Fields

A lot of people like snow.
I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
- Carl Reiner

You can't trust water: Even a straight stick turns crooked in it.
- W. C. Fields

All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying
to get back to where it was.
- Toni Morrison

Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.
- African Proverb

By polluting clear water with slime you will never
find good drinking water.
- Aeschylus

In rivers, the water that you touch
is the last of what has passed
and the first of that which comes;
so with present time.
- Leonardo da Vinci

The River of Life flows without emotion.
The River surges. The River quiets.
The River overflows its banks. The River dries to a trickle.
The River swirls and storms. The River becomes calm.
The River runs clear. The River runs dark with silt.
The River is indifferent to what benefit
or what harm is caused by its water.
The River is the River, and that is all there is to it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass
under trees on a summer's day,
listening to the murmur of the water,
or watching the clouds float across the sky,
is by no means a waste of time.
- John Lubbock

The society which scorns excellence in plumbing as
a humble activity and tolerates shoddiness in philosophy
because it is an exalted activity will have neither
good plumbing nor good philosophy:
neither its pipes nor its theories will hold water.
- John W. Gardner

As she passed among the hungry and the dejected,
delivering the rations and water,
she chanted in a low whisper,
"the spark of the mind - the sparkle of the soul" ...
"the spark of the mind - the sparkle of the soul" ...
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

He said to them, "Where is your faith?"
And they were afraid, and marveled, saying to one another,
"Who can this be?
For He commands even the winds and water,
and they obey Him!"
- Luke 8:25

I was born with music inside me.
Music was one of my parts.
Like my ribs, my kidneys, my liver, my heart.
Like my blood.
It was a force already within me when I arrived on the scene.
It was a necessity for me-like food or water.
- Ray Charles

Many politicians are in the habit of laying it down
as a self-evident proposition that no people ought
to be free till they are fit to use their freedom.
The maxim is worthy of the fool in the old story who
resolved not to go into the water till he had learned to swim.
- Thomas B. Macaulay

When you love a man, he becomes more than a body.
His physical limbs expand, and his outline recedes,
vanishes.
He is rich and sweet and right.
He is part of the world, the atmosphere,
the blue sky and the blue water.
- Gwendolyn Brooks

My main job was developing talent.
I was a gardener providing water and other nourishment to our top 750 people.
Of course, I had to pull out some weeds,
too.
- Jack Welch

I wouldn't exactly call it 'cooking' but I can make noodles.
That means I can boil water, put the pasta in and wait until it's done.
- Devon Werkheiser

The people got daily worse from the cold and the bad water,
and they must all have perished if they had not discovered
the port about the time they did.
- Junipero Serra

I could make good time because I was so long and skinny,
shooting through the water like a stick.
- Johnny Weissmuller

Venice, Italy, survives 365 days out of every year in water;
New Orleans can survive a few days of water if it has to.
- Billy Tauzin

The mill cannot grind with the water that is past.
- Daniel D. Palmer

The river route is certainly preferable,
as it affords good grazing and an abundance of water.
- William Whipple

Unless everyone grasps the importance of having only two children per couple,
wars won't be over just oil anymore,
they will be over water and food.
- Alexandra Paul

The real Antichrist is he who turns the wine of an
original idea into the water of mediocrity.
- Eric Hoffer

Just as the water of a river near its mouth,
in its final form, is composed largely of many tributaries,
so an idea, in its final form, is composed largely of later additions.
- Willy Ley

It's a perfectly human instinct to want to be near water.
- Stone Gossard

I need to think about 'Make sure you drink your water.'
That's the kind of person I am.
- Jon Crosby

I'm not gonna try to defend, or undo what's been done.
All I could say about whatever's been done,
it's been done, and it's water under the bridge.
I have no regrets of my life.
- Ike Turner

The U.S.
Supreme Court has established that the tribes own their water.
What I'd like to focus on is doing something with the
water that results in economic development.
- Dave Freudenthal

I never drink water; that is the stuff that rusts pipes.
- W. C. Fields

A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong
she is until you put her in hot water.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

American society is a sort of flat, fresh-water pond which absorbs silently,
without reaction, anything which is thrown into it.
- Henry B. Adams

I never drink water.
I'm afraid it will become habit-forming.
- W. C. Fields

There are writers in Germany who drink the Absolute like water;
and there are books in which even the dogs make references to the Infinite.
- Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel

Relief organizations both large and small are coordinating deliveries of food,
clothing, water, and other basic necessities to those impacted by Katrina.
- Jo Bonner

Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife
are in fact plans to protect man.
- Stewart Udall


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