On The Ocean Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 100 On The Ocean Quotes

#1. Nothing from the ocean is meant to survive on land forever. - Author: Sarah Glenn Marsh
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#2. My son walked up to Nicole on the beach and I was throwing the ball for the dogs in the ocean. I was like, 'Max, you get the dogs. I'll talk to the hot blondes.' - Author: John C. McGinley
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#3. There were no stars, only the darkness and an arctic chill that had intensified since the first thin, blood-red stripes of sunrise shimmered on the ocean's horizon. - Author: P.J. Parker
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#4. Doesn't the expansiveness of this make you think of the good Lord? Except we know the ocean ends while He goes on forever. - Author: Mindy Starns Clark
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#5. My favorite hotel is the Villa Alilla in Bali. The setting is pure bliss, overlooking the ocean of Uluwhatu; the eye line makes you feel as if you're floating on top of the ocean. - Author: Carolyn Murphy
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#6. I booked my first studio at like 12 or 13. Somewhere in that season of my life, singing along with the radio became me wanting to be on radio, you know. - Author: Frank Ocean
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#7. Am as clear as the stars that are my brothers. Still I must sleep. They sleep and the moon and the sun sleep and even the ocean sleeps sometimes on certain days when there is no current and a flat calm. - Author: Ernest Hemingway,
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#8. I can not go through the ocean. i can not drive the streets at night. i can not wake up in the morning without you on my mind. and so your gone and im haunted i bet you are just fine. did i make it that easy to walk right in and out of my life. - Author: A Fine Frenzy
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#9. 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
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#10. Bliss is the ocean, a towel on the sand, the sun out, the chance to swim in waves or walk dragging a stick behind you, a good book, a cold drink. - Author: Deb Caletti
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#11. My final question: Why are we not looking at moving out onto the sea? Why do we have programs to build a habitation on Mars and we have programs to look at colonizing the Moon but we do not have a program looking at how we colonize our own planet, and the technology is at hand! - Author: Robert Ballard
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#12. The Ocean Health Index is like the thermometer of the ocean. It will allow us to take the temperature to know what is going on at the global level, trying to integrate different impacts, including overfishing, invasive species, coastal development, and climate change. - Author: Enric Sala
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#13. Between being able to and actually doing something lies an ocean, and on its bottom rests all too often the wreck of willpower. - Author: Marie Von Ebner-Eschenbach
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#14. The health of life on Earth depends on its oceans. But unless we save our seas from the growing mounds of pop bottles, cigarette butts and plastic trash, soon there won't be much healthy sea left. - Author: Zoe Helene
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#15. Limitless and immortal, the waters are the beginning and end of all things on earth. - Author: Heinrich Zimmer
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#16. Tis said, fantastic ocean doth enfold The likeness of whate'er on land is seen. - Author: William Wordsworth
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#17. The cows in Stella Gibbons's immortal 'Cold Comfort Farm' are named Graceless, Aimless, Feckless and Pointless, and that more or less is the verdict on 'Ocean's Kingdom,' the wildly hyped and wildly uninteresting collaboration between Peter Martins and Paul McCartney. - Author: Robert Gottlieb
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#18. Darwin may have been quite correct in his theory that man descended from the apes of the forest, but surely woman rose from the frothy sea, as resplendent as Aphrodite on her scalloped chariot. - Author: Margot Datz
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#19. I sail with you on the ocean of my dreams
to a far away distant Place of great beauty and tranquility.
where suffering and pain do not exist,
where we give praises for our joy and happiness,
where our Love interwines with Love for all things. - Author: Rumi
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#20. From the black ocean comes the appearance of light and waves. It helps you imagine birth. I want imagination in the photographs I take. It's like a prologue. You wonder, What's going on? You feel something is going to happen. - Author: Rinko Kawauchi
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#21. Nothing can stop the words so well as the mute alphabet of knit and purl. The curl of your cupped hand scoops up long drinks of calm. The rhythm you find is from down inside, rocking cradle, heartbeat, ocean. Waves on a rockless shore. - Author: Ann Hood
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#22. The world is a grain of sand on the beach of Eternity. Eternity is a grain of sand on the beach of Infinity. The ocean of Nirvana connects both Eternity and Infinity without connecting them. Know this and you will be free. - Author: Frederick Lenz
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#23. The sky's gone blue: azure, the ocean bluer: cerulean, the trees are swirls of every hella freaking green on earth and bright thick eggy yellow is spilling over everything. - Author: Jandy Nelson
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#24. A convergence exists in the search for human excellence on both sides of the Pacific Ocean. - Author: Patrick Mendis
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#25. We are imprisoned in the realm of life, like a sailor on his tiny boat, on an infinite ocean. - Author: Anna Freud
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#26. Enormous. Cold. It stretched on forever, in every direction. If I hadn't know otherwise, I would've thought that the whole world was ocean. - Author: Helene Wecker
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#27. Tidal rhythms have an effect on our physiology ... When we feel out of sorts, our body is out of sync with the body of the Universe. Spending time near the ocean, or anywhere in nature, can help us to synchronize our rhythms with nature's rhythms. - Author: Deepak Chopra
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#28. You see, God's love is an endless ocean, and human beings strive to get as much water as they can out of it. But at the end of the day, how much water we each get depends on the size of our cups. Some people have barrels, some buckets, while some others have only got bowls. - Author: Elif Shafak
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#29. I have only the idea I have made of myself to sustain me on oceans of nothingness - Author: Henry De Montherlant
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#30. Tired of life, afraid of death, not unlike
A lost brig, toy of ebb and flow on the ocean,
My soul weighs anchor for a frightful shipwreck. - Author: Paul Verlaine
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#31. Consider carbon, for example. The lifetime of carbon in the combined atmosphere-ocean-biosphere, the time it takes on average before the typical carbon atom is transferred to the sediment, is less than 200,000 years. - Author: Michael B McElroy
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#32. If one bird carried every grain of sand, grain by grain, across the ocean, by the time he got them all on the other side, that would only be the beginning of eternity. So blow your nose. - Author: Truman Capote
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#33. You can have your pick of pretty women. Why me?
You're like the ocean, Pattyn. Pretty enough on the surface, but dive down into your depths, you'll find beauty most people never see. Lucky me. I fell in, headfirst. - Author: Ellen Hopkins
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#34. He is gone from mortal haunts: O'Dignam, sun of our morning. Fleet was his foot on the bracken: Patrick of the shaggy brow. Wail, Banba, with your wind: and wail, O ocean, with your whirlwind. - Author: James Joyce
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#35. Knowing what is on someone's mind is like getting to the bottom of a river, and knowing what is on someone's heart is like getting to the bottom of an ocean. - Author: Matshona Dhliwayo
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#36. There are, in short, a multitude of ways for trash to escape and plastic to go missing. But there is only one ultimate end point for this wild trash: the greatest future, the biggest surface, the deepest chasm, the broadest desert and the largest burial ground on the planet. It's the ocean. - Author: Edward Humes
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#37. Odysseus had twenty years to shed his battle skin. My grandfather left the battlefield in France and rode home in a ship that crawled across the ocean slowly so he could catch his breath. I get on a plane in hell and get off, hours later, at home. - Author: Laurie Halse Anderson
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#38. Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light; every eye, looking on, finds its own. - Author: Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
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#39. Much more of the brain is devoted to movement than to language. Language is only a little thing sitting on top of this huge ocean of movement. - Author: Oliver Sacks
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#40. To live on the land we must learn from the ocean, to be true as the tide and free as the wind swell. - Author: John Denver
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#41. I all of a sudden got to feeling like talking to people. Whenever I look at the ocean, I always want to talk to people, but when I'm talking to people, I always want to look at the ocean. I'm weird like that. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#42. [Through practice] we can get to the point where some disturbance may occur but the negative effects on our mind remain on the surface, like the waves that may ripple on the surface of an ocean but don't have much effect deep down. - Author: Dalai Lama XIV
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#43. Some feeling had started in my stomach and was traveling up to my face, and I knew that when it got there I would turn bright red and hear the ocean, which is what happens when I get put on the spot. If I don't cry, I turn red and hear the ocean. It's a lose-lose situation. - Author: Rebecca Stead
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#44. The last word smelled of desperation,and the old lawyer sighed. 'I can tell you that the law is an ocean of darkness and truth, and that lawyers are but vessels on the surface. We may pull one rope or another, but it is the client, in the end, who charts the course. - Author: John Hart
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#45. Artists are controlled by the life that beats in them, like the ocean beats on the shore. - Author: Dorothea Lange
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#46. She was a wind on the ocean. She moved men, but the helm determined the port. - Author: Zora Neale Hurston
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#47. I often got, floating on the ocean at night, that we were nothing but a minuscule piece of flotsam or perhaps plankton drifting through space itself. I say it was an impression, but of course it's true. - Author: James Adair
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#48. People who live on continents get into the habit of regarding the ocean as journey's end, the full stop at the end of the trek. For people who live on islands, the sea is always the beginning. It's the ferry to the mainland, the escape route from the boredom and narrowness of home. - Author: Jonathan Raban
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#49. Every thought has the power to spread its effects on other minds as a wave can spread all over the ocean. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#50. Primeval forests! virgin sod! That Saxon has not ravish'd yet, Lo! peak on peak in stairways set- In stepping stairs that reach to God! Here we are free as sea or wind, For here are set Time's snowy tents In everlasting battlements Against the march of Saxon mind. - Author: Joaquin Miller
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#51. The dark cloud, which had been cleared by the Phoenician discoveries, and finally dispelled by the arms of Caesar, again settled on the shores of the Atlantic, and a Roman province [Britain] was again lost among the fabulous Islands of the Ocean. - Author: Edward Gibbon
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#52. I could never stay long enough on the shore; the tang of the untainted, fresh, and free sea air was like a cool, quieting thought. - Author: Helen Keller
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#53. People think I live here on Nantucket and just gaze at the ocean, getting my inspiration. Not so. I work in my basement and gaze out onto a single window that shows me a cement wall. This is a profession, and it's important to have professionalism about the writing. - Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
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#54. I just love being on the ocean and being creative on the waves and the feeling you get when you're surfing. All around it's beautiful and fun. - Author: Bethany Hamilton
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#55. During one new moon at perigee, I stood on high ground, watching salt ponds overflow, cover the beach, and meet the ocean. Because the moon was invisible, the water was black as it drowned the sand, and the event felt primal - which in fact it was, because it was nature. - Author: Luanne Rice
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#56. Hawaii was beautiful of course, we played at Turtle Bay an amazing resort right on the ocean. - Author: Natalie Gulbis
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#57. I love to cook, my husband and I collect wine, and in my head, I am always on Sullivan's Island, walking the beach listening to the song of the ocean. - Author: Dorothea Benton Frank
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#58. When you see a picture of the ocean, it's cut off at the edges. You know it goes on and on to the right and on and on to the left, but you never really know how it feels to see that until you actually do see it. - Author: Diane Chamberlain
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#59. For the Earth itself is a blossom, she says,
on the star tree,
pale with luminous
ocean leaves. - Author: Rolf Jacobsen
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#60. Where does a wise man kick a pebble? On the beach. Where does a wise man hide a leaf? In the forest. - Author: Gilbert K. Chesterton
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#61. Death is not the end. Death is an ocean on all sides of our lives. Deep and dark and cold, and anything but empty. - Author: Joey Comeau
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#62. This earth that we live on is full of stories in the same way that, for a fish, the ocean is full of ocean. Some people say when we are born we're born into stories. I say we're also born from stories. - Author: Ben Okri
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#63. The ocean will take care of this on its own if it was left alone and left out there. It's natural. It's as natural as the ocean water is. - Author: Rush Limbaugh
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#64. I have always been fascinated by the ocean, to dip a limb beneath its surface and know that I'm touching eternity, that it goes on forever until it begins here again. - Author: Lauren DeStefano
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#65. Was it because a lot of the heat went into melting Arctic sea ice or parts of Greenland and Antarctica, and other glaciers? Was it because the heat was buried in the ocean and sequestered, perhaps well below the surface? ... Perhaps all of these things are going on? - Author: Kevin E. Trenberth
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#66. The Pacific is my home ocean; I knew it first, grew up on its shore, collected marine animals along the coast. I know its moods, its color, its nature. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#67. Rise up nimbly and go on your strange journey to the ocean of meanings ... Leave and don't look away from the sun as you go, in whose light you're sometimes crescent, sometimes full. - Author: Rumi
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#68. The known is finite, the unknown infinite; intellectually we stand on an islet in the midst of an illimitable ocean of inexplicability. Our business in every generation is to reclaim a little more land. - T. H. Huxley, - Author: Carl Sagan
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#69. Nowhere on the shore is the relation of a creature to its surroundings a matter of a single cause and effect; each living thing is bound to its world by many threads, weaving the intricate design of the fabric of life. - Author: Rachel Carson
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#70. Everything we do, even the slightest thing we do, can have a ripple effect and repercussions that emanate. If you throw a pebble into the water on one side of the ocean, it can create a tidal wave on the other side. - Author: Victor Webster
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#71. A few years hence and he will be beneath the sod; but those cliffs will stand, as now, facing the ocean, incessantly lashed by its waves, yet unshaken, immovable; and other eyes will gaze on them for their brief day of life, and then they, too, will close. - Author: Henry Parry Liddon
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#72. I sail on the ocean of possibilities with the wind of hope and the current of desires moving me to the shore of uncertainty. - Author: Debasish Mridha
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#73. This thing of venturing out on the ocean where you don't see land. - Author: Elizabeth Kolbert
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#74. Drowning, she clung fiercely to that small, splintered piece of mast bobbing in the ocean we call justice. There is no justice, of course, or very little of it, and counting on it as a life raft is a big mistake. - Author: Siri Hustvedt
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#75. Possibly a man who hates the land should dwell on shore forever. Alienation and the long voyages at sea will compel him once again to dream of it, torment him with the absurdity of longing for something that he loathes. - Author: Yukio Mishima
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#76. I flew out here on Southwest Airlines. Southwest has a plane that's painted like Shamu the whale from Sea World. Yeah, that'll be easy to find if that went down in the ocean. That'll be nice, when you're trying to get out and a real whale's humping your window. - Author: Robert Schimmel
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#77. The sheen of ocean gleams on the blue fish-plate. - Author: Mason Cooley
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#78. [On Jane Austen:] To believe her limited in range because she was harmonious in method is as sensible as to imagine that when the Atlantic Ocean is as smooth as a mill-pond it shrinks to the size of a mill-pond. - Author: Rebecca West
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#79. There must be something beyond man in this world. Even on attaining to his highest possibilities, he is like a bird beating against his cage. There is something beyond, O deathless like a sea-shell, moaning for the bosom of the ocean to which you belong! - Author: Edwin Hubbel Chapin
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#80. I thought that the light-house looked lovely as hope,
That star on life's tremulous ocean. - Author: Thomas Moore
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#81. The time of human domination on Earth is barely a drop in the ocean of geological time, and it takes a lot to make a ripple in that ocean. - Author: Mike Carey
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#82. You can't look at yourself
in the ocean.
Your looks fall apart
like tendrils of light.
Night on earth.

- The Great Sadness - Author: Federico Garcia Lorca
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#83. I was on the second helicopter and arrived moments before Marine One touched down at Brenton Point in Newport, R.I. I bet one of the advance staff that after landing, instead of walking to the motorcade the President would walk across the road to view the ocean at sunset. I won the bet. - Author: Pete Souza
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#84. Beauty is a creature which lives everywhere: Under the ocean, above the clouds, even in the remote deserts! Wherever the ugliness may be on this universe, beauty will also be there giving hope to our lives! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#85. Sydney in general is eclectic. You can be on that brilliant blue ocean walk in the morning and then within 20 minutes you can be in a completely vast suburban sprawl or an Italian or Asian suburb, and it's that mix of people, it's that melting pot of people that give it its vital personality. - Author: Baz Luhrmann
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#86. Your efforts extend like ripples on the ocean, much further than you know. - Author: Richelle E. Goodrich
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#87. You don't have to live near the ocean for it to have an impact on you. And you don't have to live near the ocean for you to have an impact on it. - Author: Jason Mraz
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#88. You don't need an ocean to feel like you're drowning. You feel it, between your chest and your throat, the weight of it stretching you outside your self, like a dead fish on the shore. - Author: Malak El Halabi
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#89. When you're connected to the ocean, you really don't think about what's going on with your email or texts or any of that. You're just a lot more liberated. - Author: Leven Rambin
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#90. Giving and receiving are at bottom one thing, dependent on whether one lives open or closed. Living openly one becomes a medium, a transmitter; living thus, as a river, one experiences life to the full, flows along with the current of life, and dies in order to live again as an ocean. - Author: Henry Miller
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#91. Your believing or not believing in karma has no effect on its existence, nor on its consequences to you. Just as a refusal to believe in the ocean would not prevent you from drowning. - Author: F. Paul Wilson
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#92. Ecstatic Love is an ocean, and the Milky Way is a flake of foam floating on it. - Author: Rumi
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#93. I love the ocean, but I'm just not one to lie on the beach. - Author: Naomi Judd
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#94. And who do you
think you are sauntering along
five feet up in the air, the ocean a blue fire
around your ankles, the sun
on your face on your shoulders its golden mouth whispering
(so it seems) you! you! you! - Author: Mary Oliver
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#95. I had some friends that went to this hypnotist to stop smoking, and I kind of love things that seem magical. And I liked that it was in Santa Monica, and I had to go near the ocean to get my brain washed out or whatever. So I went there. And I went on a Thursday, and I got hypnotized. - Author: Jenny Slate
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#96. I have a sofa on which I never nap, big windows with an ocean view that I rarely see because I keep the pleated shades down at all times while working. I know I'm a potential slacker, so I don't tempt myself. - Author: Dean Koontz
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#97. I think space exploration is very important. I think there is very intelligent life on Mars. I believe that Martians are spying on us from the bottom of the ocean. - Author: Annabella Sciorra
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#98. I saw the world. I learnt of new cultures. I flew across an ocean. I wore women's clothing. Made a friend. Fell in love. Who cares if I lost a wager? Queen Victoria: I do! I've got 20 quid riding on you - Author: Jules Verne
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#99. We are born for a higher destiny than that of earth; there is a realm where the rainbow never fades, where the stars will be spread before us like islands that slumber on the ocean, and where the beings that pass before us like shadows will stay in our presence forever. - Author: Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
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#100. I met a genius on the train
today
about 6 years old,
he sat beside me
and as the train
ran down along the coast
we came to the ocean
and then he looked at me
and said,
it's not pretty. - Author: Charles Bukowski
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