From The Water Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 From The Water Quotes

#1. Give a drink of water as alms to the birds which go forth at morning, and deem that they have a better right than men [to thy charity]. For their race brings not harm upon thee in any wise, when thou fearest it from thine own race. - Author: Al-Ma'arri
From The Water Quotes #101265
#2. The hot air wrapped me up like a blanket, curling around my body and making me want to hang my tongue out like a dog. And then spray it with water. From a fire hose. On full blast. I don't know, I think the heat was messing with my mind. It - Author: Robert J. Crane
From The Water Quotes #140574
#3. Go, little Book! From this my solitude
I cast thee on the Waters,
go thy ways:
And if, as I believe, thy vein be good,
The World will find thee after many days.
Be it with thee according to thy worth:
Go, little Book; in faith I send thee forth. - Author: Robert Southey
From The Water Quotes #130996
#4. I think we're getting to the point where everyone's getting fat and everyone's getting allergic, or claims to be allergic to something and people can't walk from their front door to their car without a bottle of water in their hand because they have to hydrate every three and half steps. - Author: Adam Carolla
From The Water Quotes #129281
#5. When I was 18 at the Santa Ana River Jetty is where I put my first board in the water that I ever got from Joe Quigg. I was just riding the whitewater in, and I was just in heaven. - Author: Dick Dale
From The Water Quotes #129148
#6. For weeks, I'd been frozen, sealed-off; now, in the shower, I would turn up the water as hard as it would go and howl, silently. Everything was raw and painful and confusing and wrong and yet it was as if I'd been dragged from freezing water through a break in the ice, into sun and blazing cold. - Author: Donna Tartt
From The Water Quotes #127700
#7. At sunset, if I am near the water - and it is hard to be very far from it here -I pause to watch the splendid disc set the brine aflame and then douse itself in it's own fiery broth. - Author: Geraldine Brooks
From The Water Quotes #122945
#8. Money is like fire, an element as little troubled by moralising as earth, air, and water. Men can employ it as a tool or they can dance around it as if it were the incarnation of a god ... It acquires its meaning from the uses to which it is put. - Author: Lewis H. Lapham
From The Water Quotes #122672
#9. There are systems called zero discharge emission systems that would prevent any pollution from making it into the water or the air. - Author: Charles Duhigg
From The Water Quotes #112682
#10. As I watched that single thread of lightning billow through the water above me like the aurora borealis, I imagined the heavy cord of time stretching away from me in the water like the hard, thick rope on a great ship. - Author: Laura Whitcomb
From The Water Quotes #110469
#11. California's drought affects everyone in the state, from farmers to fishermen, business owners to suburban residents, and everyone has a role to play in using precious water resources as wisely and efficiently as possible. - Author: Frances Beinecke
From The Water Quotes #107238
#12. Megalodons," Prometheus announced, pulling the Rukma higher and higher, little fountains of water spilling from the leaks in its sides.
"They were at least thirty feet long!" Scathach said.
"I know," replied the Elder. "They must have been babies. - Author: Michael Scott
From The Water Quotes #104463
#13. Deep down here by the dark water lived old Gollum, a small slimy creature. I don't know where he came from, nor who or what he was. He was Gollum - as dark as darkness, except for two big round pale eyes in his thin face. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
From The Water Quotes #103519
#14. We've poisoned the air, the water, and the land. In our passion to control nature, things have gone out of control. Progress from now on has to mean something different. We're running out of resources and we are running out of time. - Author: Robert Redford
From The Water Quotes #142665
#15. The lovers were just entering the grounds of the pension. They were leaning toward each other as the water oaks bent from the sea. There was not a particle of earth beneath their feet. Their heads might have been turned upside down, so absolutely did they tread upon blue ether. - Author: Kate Chopin
From The Water Quotes #97230
#16. Whenever I'd get howlin' over something, he'd grab my ass up from wherever I was and head straight for the john. Momma said my head would get banged up along the way, but she said it
was probably bein' dunked under water that made me stupid. - Author: Cole Alpaugh
From The Water Quotes #95085
#17. It enclosed us in its laceries as we watched the moon spill across the Atlantic like wine from an overturned glass. With the light all around us, we felt secret in that moon-infused water like pearls forming in the soft tissues of oysters. - Author: Pat Conroy
From The Water Quotes #93600
#18. But the truth is, I can't sip from an hour-long church service on Sunday morning or dash off a hasty prayer or gulp down a daily Bible verse and expect them to sustain me any more than I can expect a glass of water to last for a week. - Author: Lynn Austin
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#19. From death shall they awake who cross the water to the Shadow Isle - Author: Ricardo Pinto
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#20. Oh the wild joys of living! The leaping from rock to rock ... the cool silver shock of the plunge in a pool's living waters. - Author: Robert Browning
From The Water Quotes #79832
#21. She took the pills from him, placed them in her mouth and drank the entire bottle of water. Water: it has no taste, no smell, no color, and yet it is the most important thing in the world. Just like her at that moment. - Author: Paulo Coelho
From The Water Quotes #75988
#22. Can I have a glass of water?" Her voice was hoarse, probably from screaming. She'd always sounded like that after they'd-

He didn't just force the thought aside. He clubbed it unconscious, threw it into a crawl space and walled it up alive. - Author: Jenny Trout
From The Water Quotes #74609
#23. Love is like water from the ocean." Damiana said. "You cannot empty it dry. Take bucket after bucket of water out of the Cormeon Sea, and there is still more water left than you could ever use up. That's what love's like. - Author: Sharon Shinn
From The Water Quotes #72715
#24. No more diving into pools of chlorinated water lit green from below. No more ball games played out under floodlights. No more porch lights with moths fluttering on summer nights. No more trains running under the surface of cities on the dazzling power of the electric third rail. No more cities. - Author: Emily St. John Mandel
From The Water Quotes #70568
#25. Mars is essentially in the same orbit ... somewhat the same distance from the Sun, which is very important. We have seen pictures where there are canals, we believe, and water. - Author: Dan Quayle
From The Water Quotes #68694
#26. On my second swim at Deception Island, the water was very clear and I was looking at hundreds of whale bones beneath me. It was a graveyard from the whaling some time in the 1920s-30s. - Author: Lewis Gordon Pugh
From The Water Quotes #170161
#27. Free will exists and operates outside causality. It is not hooked to karma. Free will is like a well that is on your property. You can choose to draw water from the well or not. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#28. From those who agonize that they may no longer be able to write off their private jet to someone who doesn't feel like making the three mile hike to the well to get water and carry it back, everyone struggles. - Author: Henry Rollins
From The Water Quotes #194658
#29. The sun rose brilliant and quickly wore away the thin layer of ice that covered the water, and all the warm air was quivering with the steam that rose up from the quickened earth. - Author: Leo Tolstoy
From The Water Quotes #194059
#30. The love of talk distracts all the powers of our soul from God, and fills them with earthly objects and impressions, like a vessel of water that cannot be settled while you are continualy stirring the earthly particles from the bottom. - Author: Elizabeth Ann Seton
From The Water Quotes #193584
#31. Sometimes I know what my characters are moving away from or toward; more often I just wait and see. For instance, though I knew Sinkler in 'The Trusty' was going for water, I did not know that he would meet a fetching young farm wife until I got him into her front yard. - Author: Ron Rash
From The Water Quotes #187014
#32. You draw the mystical kundalini from the earth. Earth is an element. Fire, air, earth, water, and ether - the mystical kundalini comes through them all. - Author: Frederick Lenz
From The Water Quotes #184767
#33. Expect poison from the standing water. - Author: William Blake
From The Water Quotes #182998
#34. Calm down," comes a voice, and it's not Razor's. I rip my focus away from the water and there's a man [Pigpen] with blond hair and a cut like Razor's slowly approaching the bridge. His hands are up - a sign of submission. "Just calm down. - Author: Katie McGarry
From The Water Quotes #180605
#35. I wiped the drips from my face and shook my hands free of the coldness and told Wynn how good it tasted. Wynn drank, too, as a reminder to himself that he had been right. No other water on earth tastes quite like that of a mountain stream. - Author: Janette Oke
From The Water Quotes #179903
#36. I maintain that when I finally retire from my career in music, I will go and live back in Wales - when I am an old person, if I live to be an old person. The water I miss, and the air, there's something different about it. And I miss the simple life. - Author: Ellie Goulding
From The Water Quotes #175881
#37. I'm having a psychic moment. It involves you and me."
Distracted, Gansey glanced up from the computer screen. "Were you talking to me or Ronan?"
"Either. I'm flexible."
Blue made a small, terrible noise.
"I would appreciate if you'd turn your inner eye towards the water. - Author: Maggie Stiefvater
From The Water Quotes #173484
#38. Two devils rose from the water, and flew off through the air, crying, 'Oh, oh, oh!' and turning one over another, in sportive mockery ... - Author: Martin Luther
From The Water Quotes #172925
#39. I consider the 3 most cruelly produced foods to be from lobsters, dropped alive into boiling water, veal from calves separated from their mothers and kept in crates, and pate de foie gras. - Author: Cleveland Amory
From The Water Quotes #68373
#40. Once I showed up at my sister's with a baby rabbit I had bought from some children because its ears were cold. I put the rabbit on a hot water bottle and massaged its ears for quite a while. After all, I knew that all healthy animals had warm ears. - Author: Juliette Gordon Low
From The Water Quotes #168733
#41. The way we treat animals is the root cause of all the human suffering in the world, from poverty, starvation, disease, and war to lack of clean air and water, not to mention all the varied forms of human emotional and spiritual suffering. - Author: Sharon Gannon
From The Water Quotes #167050
#42. From the shoulders, slowly a pair of wings unfolded, wings made of rainbows, of light upon water, of poetry.
Calvin fell to his knees.
"No," Mrs. Whatsit said, though her voice was not Mrs. Whatsit's voice. "Not to me Calvin. Never to me. Stand up. - Author: Madeleine L'Engle
From The Water Quotes #165931
#43. We jumped into water so clear and warm that it was like jumping from air to air. The sand rose up under us and we floated to where it met the sea and walked out of the water like creatures in an act of evolution. - Author: Elisabeth Eaves
From The Water Quotes #163231
#44. Smitt walked up next to James and watched the planet slowly grow larger. They say the water used to be so blue you could see it from space. - Author: Wesley Chu
From The Water Quotes #159718
#45. When the convert emerges from the water, the world seems changed. The world has not changed, it is always wonderful and horrible, iniquitous and filled with beauty. But now, after baptism, the eyes that see the world have changed. - Author: Liturgy Training Publications
From The Water Quotes #151439
#46. He invited people to sign a petition that demanded either strict control of, or a total ban on, dihydrogen monoxide ... Yes, 86 percent of the passersby voted to ban water (H2O) from the environment. Maybe that's what really happened to all the water on Mars. - Author: Neil DeGrasse Tyson
From The Water Quotes #150342
#47. The flesh of her butt jiggled like water-filled beach balls, oil drops dangling from a soupspoon, oversized Jell-O dessert cups. - Author: Dennis Vickers
From The Water Quotes #147265
#48. But later, by the help of the water of new birth, the stain of former years was washed away, and a light from above - serene and pure - was infused into my reconciled heart. Then through the Spirit breathed from heaven, a second birth restored me to a new man. - Author: Cyprian
From The Water Quotes #146756
#49. Hi,' he says.
'Hi,' she says back, and then to her great surprise, she begins to cry.
'You know,' Nick says as he hands her a tissue from the bedside table,' for all this talk about how you don't cry, you sure are sprouting a lot of water. - Author: Jennifer E. Smith
From The Water Quotes #145168
#50. It was what his mother would have done in the circumstances. Boiled some fresh water, warmed the pot and counted out the spoonfuls of tea. Setting domestic order against the chaos, in the hope of winning some temporary reprieve from the vale of tears. - Author: Clive Barker
From The Water Quotes #144686
#51. Water and stones. Those are the unpromising ingredients of two very different endeavors ... painting, because artists' pigments are made from fluids ... mixed together with powdered stones to give color ... and the other is alchemy, the stone the ultimate goal. - Author: James Elkins
From The Water Quotes #19995
#52. The Darkness of the black night is commencing over the white wobbling flowers at the bay of the stream whose water is sparkling and is running down from those earthly mountains to surrender into your arms full of happiness and love ...
It cherishes your existence and so do i do ... - Author: AashiQi
From The Water Quotes #32463
#53. Water drunk more reverently still, from the hands or from the spring itself, diffuses within us the most secret salt of earth and the rain of heaven. - Author: Marguerite Yourcenar
From The Water Quotes #31851
#54. The poem, the song, the picture, is only water drawn from the well of the people, and it should be given back to them in a cup of beauty so that they may drink - and in drinking understand themselves. - Author: Federico Garcia Lorca
From The Water Quotes #30618
#55. When you look at what I've done here, you see a consistent theme of reforms which is not driven by any dogma from across the water, but a radical agenda to make sure Northern Ireland's people enjoy equal opportunities, driven by the values of social justice. - Author: Peter Hain
From The Water Quotes #29706
#56. It was a strange staging for death, for the woman on the high bed was dying. Slowly, fighting every inch of the way with a grim tenacity, but indubitably dying. Her vital ardour had sunk below the mark from which it could rise again, and was now ebbing as water runs from a little crack in a pitcher. - Author: John Buchan
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#57. Describing passive violence in this culture is kinda like someone who is drowning in the middle of the ocean giving you the low-down on water. The only way you can really understand passive violence is by going somewhere far, far away from phones, news, TV, the Internet. - Author: Inga Muscio
From The Water Quotes #27525
#58. Salt, when dissolved in water, may disappear, but it does not cease to exist. We can be sure of its presence by tasting the water. Likewise, the indwelling Christ, though unseen, will be made evident to others from the love which he imparts to us. - Author: Sadhu Sundar Singh
From The Water Quotes #26562
#59. Breathing in Shepelevo was like hitting the right note on the piano. There was only one note. When I was young, Shepelevo was the smell of nettles, of salted smoked fish, of fresh water from the Gulf of Finland, and of burning firewood, all wrapped up in one Shepelevo. - Author: Paullina Simons
From The Water Quotes #25949
#60. For many of us, water simply flows from a faucet, and we think little about it beyond this point of contact. We have lost a sense of respect for the wild river, for the complex workings of a wetland, for the intricate web of life that water supports. - Author: Sandra Postel
From The Water Quotes #24600
#61. Once you have drunk from the water of unconditional love, no other well can satisfy your thirst. The pangs of separation may become so intense that seeking the affection of the Beloved becomes an obsession. - Author: Ram Dass
From The Water Quotes #23829
#62. There are probably other things in the world that the sheep can't teach me, thought the boy as he regarded the old merchant. All they ever do, really, is look for food and water. And maybe it wasn't that they were teaching me, but that I was learning from them. - Author: Paulo Coelho
From The Water Quotes #22112
#63. With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation. - Author: Isaiah
From The Water Quotes #20283
#64. The Church received from the apostles the tradition of giving baptism even to infants. The apostles, to whom were committed the secrets of the divine sacraments, knew there are in everyone innate strains of [original] sin, which must be washed away through water and the Spirit - Author: Origen
From The Water Quotes #37829
#65. Grampie's boat was a little double-ender, a model not built nowadays. She was narrow, so that she pitched and rolled something wicked in almost any sea. He could handle her, but he said she was probably the boat Christ got out of and walked away from on the water. - Author: Ruth Moore
From The Water Quotes #17150
#66. In the road ships must ride in 30, 40, or 50 fathom water, not above half a mile from the shore at farthest: and if there are many ships they must ride close one by another. - Author: William Dampier
From The Water Quotes #17105
#67. Procrastination is illogical from every viewpoint. It is like the man who wanted to cross the stream, so he sat on the bank to wait for all the water to run by. - Author: Vernon Howard
From The Water Quotes #15645
#68. As far as the stars are from the earth, and as different as fire is from water, so much do self-interest and integrity differ. - Author: Lucan
From The Water Quotes #15238
#69. I have learned that the cost of everything from a royal suite to a bottle of soda water can be halved by the simple expedient of saying it must be halved. - Author: Robert Byron
From The Water Quotes #14192
#70. From a drop of water a logician could infer the possibility of an Atlantic or a Niagara without having seen or heard of one or the other. - Author: Arthur Conan Doyle
From The Water Quotes #10230
#71. Just as ripples radiate from the place where a stone is thrown into a pool of water, our sometime-unconscious thoughts, feelings, emotions, and beliefs create the "disturbances" in the field that become the blueprints for our lives. - Author: Gregg Braden
From The Water Quotes #9204
#72. Most of the villagers were hiding in the bush, where they were dying from bad water, malaria and malnutrition. - Author: Nicholas D. Kristof
From The Water Quotes #8546
#73. Her sickness came from the water," the nurse explained. "She should drink only good clean water. If the water is dirty, you should boil it for a count of two hundred before she drinks - Author: Linda Sue Park
From The Water Quotes #8280
#74. What I like about you is that I've never met anybody like you in my life. You've got depth and you're funny and you have a sweet, good soul." A breeze from the water passes over us, "And I admire your strength. - Author: Augusten Burroughs
From The Water Quotes #8210
#75. From the moment she'd first seen him in the Fontaine ballroom, she'd been lost. The passionate kiss a week later had destroyed her. Even now she could feel the heat of his expert lips against hers, and the remembrance of his taste made her mouth water. - Author: Sylvia Day
From The Water Quotes #2191
#76. I had no more alphabet than the journeying of the swallows, the pure and tiny water of the small, fiery bird that dances rising from the pollen. - Author: Pablo Neruda
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#77. We are children of water, and water is death's close companion. The two cannot be separated from us, for we are made of the versatility of water and the closeness of death. They go together always, in the world and in us, and the time will come when our water runs dry. - Author: Emmi Itaranta
From The Water Quotes #68095
#78. Absorbing water from the clouds would make more sense than believing our lakes are a gift from the sky god. But when presented with the evidence, I see how much more terrifying it is to think we're on our own. - Author: Lauren DeStefano
From The Water Quotes #68092
#79. Wilderness is not a luxury but a necessity of the human spirit, and as vital to our lives as water and good bread. A civilization which destroys what little remains of the wild, the spare, the original, is cutting itself off from its origins and betraying the principle of civilization itself. - Author: Edward Abbey
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#80. I felt the kind of peace you feel when you come in from a hot afternoon and pour cold water over your feet. - Author: Sachin Kundalkar
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#81. It was high time, for I now began to be tortured with thirst. The glow of the sun from above, its thousandfold reflection from the waves, the sea-water that fell and dried upon me, caking my very lips with salt, combined to make my throat burn and my brain ache. - Author: Robert Louis Stevenson
From The Water Quotes #64796
#82. Water enters the dark sewer grates with no fear; it travels everywhere; it learns some things from everything and this is the secret of water's wisdom! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
From The Water Quotes #60557
#83. A man from the west will fight over three things: water, women and gold, and usually in that order. - Author: Barry Goldwater
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#84. The water in the pond inside my heart doesn't shine anymore. It has turned dark. Every ghost from my mind breaks all the barriers and take a dip there, making it darker. and every time it happens, my soul in the pond cries with pain. - Author: Akshay Vasu
From The Water Quotes #60303
#85. There was no moon, no stars, but even the darkest of nights steals light from somewhere. - Author: Kate Thompson
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#86. Let the skin be like water, let the flesh hang from the bones. - Author: Dharma Mittra
From The Water Quotes #59756
#87. We do not own the freshness of the air or the sparkle of the water. How can you buy them from us? - Author: Chief Seattle
From The Water Quotes #55741
#88. He stood on the ice, his teeth chattering in the cold, a cold that seemed to come not from the lake water or icy wind, but from a direct transmission from outer space. - Author: Liu Cixin
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#89. In their efforts to provide a sufficiency of water where there was not one, men have resorted to every expedient from prayer to dynamite. The story of their efforts is, on the whole, one of pathos and tragedy, of a few successes and many failures - Author: Walter Prescott Webb
From The Water Quotes #354
#90. I would like to choose my own warrior name. If it is all right, I wish to be known as Crowfeather." Crowpaw spoke so quietly, his voice was almost lost in the pounding water. "I wish to keep alive the memory of . . . of the cat who did not return from the first journey. - Author: Erin Hunter
From The Water Quotes #53001
#91. There are occasions when you can hear the mysterious language of the Earth, in water, or coming through the trees, emanating from the mosses, seeping through the under currents of the soil, but you have to be willing to wait and receive. - Author: John Hay
From The Water Quotes #51406
#92. Had a wee in the Amazon. Until Richard told me I should be careful because there are some tiny fish that can swim up from the water through my urine and into my knob! Is that how amazing the Amazon is? The fish in there would really rather live in my knob than the river. - Author: Karl Pilkington
From The Water Quotes #49888
#93. This water is more delicious than the soft kisses from the daubed lips of a dozen nubile maidens - Author: Colleen Houck
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#94. You may never see a Rembrandt or the Sistine Chapel, but aren't you glad as a human being they are still there? Probably the only thing that separates us from other creatures is that we aren't limited by our basic needs, like food and water; we have this sense of the whole. - Author: George N. Atiyeh
From The Water Quotes #49323
#95. When I was 13 or 14, my parents had a bit of a windfall so bought a lovely new kitchen, but I burnt it down. I was making cheese on toast when flames escaped from the grill. My father stopped the fire with blind panic and excessive water. I was forgiven, but it put me off cooking for years. - Author: Erin O'Connor
From The Water Quotes #49075
#96. If you show patience
If you show patience, I'll rid you of this virtue.
If you fall asleep, I'll rub the sleep from your eyes.
If you become a mountain, I'll melt you in fire.
And if you become an ocean, I'll drink all your water. - Author: Rumi
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#97. Invite the best and brightest to compete for a grand prize to come up with designs, including new zoning, building codes and so forth, for New Orleans that could make it safe from water, and let the state and city pick the plan that works best for Louisiana. - Author: Billy Tauzin
From The Water Quotes #43069
#98. Anyway, I followed the pulse."
"Who was it?"
"The pulse disappeared before I got there."
"Got where?"
"Emma's house, Galen. Fresh footsteps marked the sand from the water to her house. That's why the pulse disappeared-it left the water. - Author: Anna Banks
From The Water Quotes #41997
#99. Truth is what every man sees lurking at the bottom of his own soul, like the oyster shell housewives put in the kitchen kettle to collect the lime from the water. By and by each man's iridescent oyster shell of Truth becomes coated with the lime of prejudice and hearsay. - Author: Christopher Morley
From The Water Quotes #41299
#100. Iron can only be destroyed by rust, and rust is a slow process which is caused by the hydrogen ion from water in the environment. Coat yourself against negative thoughts and be careful what you feed your mind because your mind is your greatest asset, make sure you are not using it against yourself. - Author: Uzoma Nnadi
From The Water Quotes #40518

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