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Top 81 Sea And Ship Quotes

#1. Felicity was more romantic. She's waiting for her lover. He's a sailor and she's watching for his ship to come in. Nobody's dared tell her it's been wrecked and her lover is at the bottom of the sea. She'll go on waiting and waiting until her red hair turns as white as his bones- Good. - Author: Vivien Alcock
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#2. Lo, the unbounded sea, On its breast a ship starting, spreading all sails, carrying even her moonsails. The pennant is flying aloft as she speeds she speeds so stately - below emulous waves press forward, They surround the ship with shining curving motions and foam. I - Author: Walt Whitman
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#3. Adrift and unmoored, she had tried again and again to throw him a rope to save him from the raging waters. And now he no longer felt like a drowning man at sea. Nora ... the siren and the goddess, the ship and the wine-dark sea. She would either save him or end him. - Author: Tiffany Reisz
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#4. A captured pirate was brought before Alexander the Great. "How dare you molest the sea?" asked Alexander. "How dare you molest the whole world?" the pirate replied, and continued: "Because I do it with a little ship only, I am called a thief; you, doing it with a great navy, are called an emperor. - Author: Noam Chomsky
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#5. I believe in living, I believe in birth, I believe in the sweat of love and in the fire of truth and I believe that a lost ship, steered by tired, sea sick sailors, can still be guided home to port - Author: Assata Shakur
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#6. She thoroughly felt the pitch and roll of the ship as it traveled southerly across the ocean. It was a pleasant feeling, an ancient one that every person who had ever loved the sea had felt and cherished
to be rocked to sleep, as if in a mother's arms or in a cradle. - Author: Victoria Kahler
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#7. Out of a fired ship, which by no way
But drowning could be rescued from the flame,
Some men leap'd forth, and ever as they came
Near the foes' ships, did by their shot decay;
So all were lost, which in the ship were found,
They in the sea being burnt, they in the burnt ship drown'd. - Author: John Donne
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#8. Love and loss," he said, "are like a ship and the sea. They rise together. The more we love, the more we have to lose. But the only way to avoid loss is to avoid love. And what a sad world that would be. - Author: V.E Schwab
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#9. Nowhere else than upon the sea do the days, weeks, and months fall away quicker into the past. They seem to be left astern as easily as the light air-bubbles in the swirls of the ship's wake. - Author: Joseph Conrad
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#10. It is possible, he thought, to be completely happy in marriage
though you must be willing to hold on when your ship was lost at sea and there was no guarantee of rescue. - Author: Adam Ross
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#11. Life is as the sea, art a ship in which man conquers life's crushing formlessness, reducing it to a course, a series of swells, tides and wind currents inscribed on a chart. - Author: Ralph Ellison
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#12. The true poem is the poet's mind; the true ship is the ship-builder. In the man, could we lay him open, we should see the reason for the last flourish and tendril of his work; as every spine and tint in the sea-shell preexist in the secreting organs of the fish. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#13. Though amid all the smoking horror and diabolism of a sea-fight, sharks will be seen longingly gazing up to the ship's decks, like hungry dogs round a table where red meat is being carved, ready to bolt down every killed man that is tossed to them. - Author: Herman Melville
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#14. We are like sailors who have to rebuild their ship on the open sea, without ever being able to dismantle it in dry-dock and reconstruct it from the best components. - Author: Otto Neurath
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#15. We know of fishing vessels that carry up to twelve different flags on board, and they re-flag their ship at sea,. - Author: Claude Martin
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#16. Remember, Lord, my ship is small and thy sea is so wide! - Author: Joshua Slocum
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#17. When one is building a ship, one does not begin with gathering timber and cutting planks, but rather by arousing in people the yearning for the great wide sea. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#18. Governments are the sails, the people the wind, the country is the ship and time is the sea. - Author: Ludwig Borne
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#19. And, suddenly, it came home to me that I was a little man in a little ship, in the midst of a very great sea. - Author: William Hope Hodgson
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#20. I feel everything," Calliope tells me as I rest in her metallic arms one night, suspended above an easy sea. "I feel not only the sails, but the hull. Not only the ship, but the sea. Not only the sea, but the sky. And not only the sky, but the stars. I feel everything. - Author: Neal Shusterman
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#21. I love being on the sea and the rolling of the ship, and for me, it's not really happening until we get a little wave action going, I love that feeling. - Author: Roger McGuinn
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#22. A castaway in the sea was going down for the third time when he caught sight of a passing ship. Gathering his last strength, he waved frantically and called for help. Someone on board peered at him scornfully and shouted back, Get a boat! - Author: Daniel Quinn
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#23. She watched the gap between ship and shore grow to a huge gulf. Perhaps this was a little like dying, the departed no longer visible to the others, yet both still existed, only in different worlds. - Author: Susan Wiggs
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#24. Whither, O splendid ship, thy white sails crowding,Leaning across the bosom of the urgent West,That fearest nor sea rising, nor sky clouding,Whither away, fair rover, and what thy quest? - Author: Robert Bridges
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#25. And then the door burst open.
Alucard stood in the doorway, soaking wet, as if he'd just been dumped in the sea, or the sea had been dumped over him. "Stop fucking with the ship. - Author: V.E Schwab
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#26. Every road I walked would take me down to the sea
With every broken promise in my sack
And every love would always send the ship of my heart
Over the rolling sea - Author: Sting
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#27. There's this fabulous innovation ship called Unreasonable at Sea, where I'm a mentor. One of the companies there was called Protei, and they're an open hardware ocean exploration and monitoring idea. - Author: Megan Smith
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#28. Had I been too selfish? I had never known my mother, but I knew my life as it had been without her: the ship, the sea, the myths, the maps . . . and, yes, Kashmir. The pain I felt at the thought of losing him - the same pain that kept me at arm's length - gave me a hint of my father's own struggle. - Author: Heidi Heilig
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#29. While you live your life aboard the ship of life be aware of the sea of life on which it floats and on which it moves forward; be aware of the prevailing winds and currents that influence your progress as the master of the ship. - Author: Ian Gardner
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#30. Culture is like water in the sea; it can either keep the business ship afloat or drag it down and sink it. - Author: Pearl Zhu
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#31. What do we plant when we plant the tree? We plant the ship that will cross the sea, we plant the mast to carry the sails, we plant the planks to withstand the gales
the keel, the keelson, and beam and knee
we plant the ship when we plant the tree. - Author: Henry Abbey
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#32. The way of an eagle in the air; the way of a serpent upon a rock; the way of a ship in the midst of the sea; and the way of a man with a maiden. - Author: Marilynne Robinson
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#33. I must go down to the sea ... to the lonely sea and the sky, And all I ask is a tall ship, and a star to steer her by ... - Author: John Masefield
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#34. If I had my will I would live in a ship on the sea, and never come nearer to humanity than that! - Author: Eleonora Duse
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#35. Every ship sailing the sea of life needs to have the divine Pilot on board; but when storms arise, when tempests threaten, many persons push their Pilot overboard, and commit their bark into the hand of finite man, or try to steer it themselves. - Author: Ellen G. White
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#36. The world rolls and somewhere out there are things I don't know. Let us sleep on God and mystery, a quiet, fragile ship floating on the sea, behold sleep. - Author: Clarice Lispector
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#37. he had a strong premonition that ship had already sailed, been set on fire by pirates and sunk into the sea. - Author: Dana Marton
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#38. My words are like a ship, and the sea is their meaning. Come to me and I will take you to the depths of spirit. - Author: Rumi
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#39. In spite of its nine-foot ceilings, the mahogany wainscoting and warped floorboards made the antiquated house feel claustrophobic, a sailing ship lost at sea, forever rolling this way and that. - Author: Kelly Oliver
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#40. FAR FROM THE WHARF, well across the bay and almost to the open sea, was a tangle of rocks so treacherous that no captain familiar with these waters would sail his ship there. - Author: Dave Barry
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#41. The Bane
... where coxswain's dirt
and seaman's shirts
brushed bawdily upon her chest ... - Author: Muse
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#42. I once performed The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald to about 15 sea captains. The song was about a ship that broke in half and sank. - Author: Gordon Lightfoot
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#43. Green how I love you green. Green wind. Green boughs. The ship on the sea And the horse on the mountain. - Author: Federico Garcia Lorca
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#44. There is no second country for an Englishman, except a ship and the sea. - Author: Madame De Stael
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#45. When the king asked him what he meant by infesting the sea, the pirate defiantly replied:
The same as you do when you infest the whole world;
but because I do it with a little ship I am called a robber,
and because you do it with a great fleet, you are an emperor. - Author: Saint Augustine
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#46. And I will now rock the brown basin from side to side so that my ships may ride the waves. Some will founder. Some will dash themselves against the cliffs. One sails alone. That is my ship. It sails into icy caverns where the sea-bear barks and stalactites swing green chains. - Author: Virginia Woolf
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#47. If you leave me, I will follow you. And I will find you. I've the fastest ship on the sea, and boundless determination. I don't lose what's mine." His eyes burned into hers. "I will find you. - Author: Tessa Dare
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#48. Suppose that you didn't make your Easter duty and it's Pentecost Sunday, the last day, and you're on a ship at sea. And the chaplain goes into a coma! But you wanted to receive. And then it's Monday, too late ... But then you cross the International Date Line! Would that then be a sin then, Father? - Author: George Carlin
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#49. Unless it is relevant and accurate, knowledge can be the sinking ship the fool insists is sea-worthy, because knowledge often masquerades as wisdom. - Author: Anonymous
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#50. The house was built on the highest part of the narrow tongue of land between the harbor and the open sea. It had lasted through three hurricanes and it was built solid as a ship. - Author: Ernest Hemingway,
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#51. Everyone in Denmark has at least two or three sailors in their family; sea travel is part of the DNA of our nation, and because of that, I'd always wanted to tell a story aboard a ship. - Author: Tobias Lindholm
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#52. The storm had come out of nowhere, tossing the ship like a toy on the waves. The sea had played along until it had tired of the game, and dragged their boat under in a tangle of rope and sail and screaming men. - Author: Leigh Bardugo
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#53. She did have regrets. Thousands of them, and the weight was too heavy for her to keep moving. She was a ship that could not sail, for its anchor - its thousands of anchors - locked it to the sea floor. - Author: Susan Dennard
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#54. If you want to build a ship, don't drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea. - Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery
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#55. I think music is a big, big wide world, and I am voyager on this particular ship in this sea of wild music, and I'm gonna dive in and find as many fish as I can and catch them all. I love music. - Author: Phil Anselmo
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#56. There is a witchery in the sea, its songs and stories, and in the mere sight of a ship, and the sailor's dress, especially to a young mind, which has done more to man navies, and fill merchantmen, than all the pressgangs of Europe. - Author: Richard Henry Dana Jr.
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#57. There are only two options for a ship: Either to sail to the sea and fight with the waves or rot in a port! The same is valid for the man! - Author: Mehmet Murat Ildan
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#58. In 'Deadliest Catch,' we have men in ships in rough seas catching crabs. With 'Whale Wars,' we have men and women from a dozen different nations going out to sea in rough weather to help save the whales. We also have icebergs, whales, penguins, and dramatic ship-to-ship confrontations. - Author: Paul Watson
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#59. Those who become enamoured of the art, without having previously applied to the diligent study of the scientific part of it, may be compared to mariners who put to the sea in a ship without rudder or compass and therefore cannot be certain of arriving at the wished for port. - Author: Leonardo Da Vinci
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#60. Give me a spirit that on this life's rough sea Loves t'have his sails filled with a lusty wind, Even till his sail-yards tremble, his masts crack, And his ship run on her side so low That she drinks water, and her keel plows air. - Author: George Chapman
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#61. Helena had been standing by her window looking out to sea, breathing in the fresh air and admiring the picturesque scene of a small ship sailing into the harbor.
She had not been able to think of anything other than Mikolas for days.
From LONGING the 3rd chapter of TRUE LOVE - Author: Destin Bays
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#62. The injured captain, lying in the bow, was at this time buried in that profound dejection and indifference which comes, temporarily at least, to
even the bravest and most enduring when, willy nilly, the firm fails, the army loses, the ship goes down. - Author: Stephen Crane
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#63. Life is short
And pleasures few
And holed the ship
And drowned the crew
But o! But o!
How very blue
the sea is. - Author: Clive Barker
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#64. Seattle was built out on pilings over the sea, and at high tide the whole city seemed to come afloat like a ship lifting free from a mud berth and swaying in its chains. - Author: Jonathan Raban
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#65. and in time, when yet very young, he became chief mate of a fine ship, without ever having been tested by those events of the sea that show in the light of day the inner worth of a man, the edge of his temper, and the fibre of his stuff; that reveal the quality of his resistance and the - Author: Joseph Conrad
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#66. Only the ship is made of books, its sails thousands of overlapping pages, and the sea it floats upon is dark black ink. - Author: Erin Morgenstern
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#67. The moon rose in silver splendor into an October sky strewn with pale clouds and brilliant stars. The clouds churned, a white-foam sea, and the moon was a vast, graceful clipper ship, its sails full of spectral light as it ran before the strength of the cold autumn winds. - Author: Jim Butcher
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#68. Whoever you are, motion and reflection are especially for you, The divine ship sails the divine sea for you. - Author: Walt Whitman
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#69. Hope is born in the dark. Like a lighthouse calling out to a lost ship at sea, hope will bring you through every personal storm. It is our encouragement and guide to safety. Hope is found in the arms of God. - Author: Cheryl Zelenka
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#70. Oh It's home again, and homed again, America for me. I want a ship that's Westward bound, to plough the rolling sea. - Author: Henry Van Dyke
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#71. At sea, sometimes, if you take a ship too far from land and the wind rises and the tide sucks with a venomous force and the waves splinter white above the shield-pegs, you have no choice but to go where the gods will. - Author: Bernard Cornwell
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#72. In the new quiet I heard the sea as if my ears were laid against the ocean floor. I could hear everything. The rumbling earthquake of a ship and spider crabs moving between weeds. - Author: Deborah Levy
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#73. My father was a sea captain, so was his father, and his father before him, and all my uncles. My mother's people all followed the sea. I suppose that if I had been born a few years earlier, I would have had my own ship. - Author: Joseph C. Lincoln
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#74. A ship is a bit of terra firma cut off from the main; it is a state in itself; and the captain is its king. - Author: Herman Melville
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#75. No," Hal said. "The sea is moving constantly and you have to make little adjustments to keep it going smoothly. You can't take it for granted."
"Just like a friendship," she said smiling. And Hal nodded.
"Maybe that's why the word ends in ship," he said. - Author: John Flanagan
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#76. A man who is all theory is like "a rudderless ship on a shoreless sea." ... Theories and speculations may be indulged in with safety only as long as they are based on facts that we can go back to at all times and know that we are on solid ground. - Author: Elisha Gray
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#77. Why is love intensified by absence? Long ago, men went to sea and women wait for them, standing on the edge of the water, standing in the horizon for the tiny ship. - Author: Audrey Niffenegger
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#78. There is nothing like lying flat on your back on the deck, alone except for the helmsman aft at the wheel, silence except for the lapping of the sea against the side of the ship. At that time you can be equal to Ulysses and brother to him. - Author: Errol Flynn
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#79. Lillian's recurrent dream of a ship that could not reach the water, that sailed laboriously, pushed by her with great effort, through city streets, had determined her course toward the sea, as if she would give this ship, once and for all, its proper sea bed. - Author: Anais Nin
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#80. His reading suggested a man swimming in the sea among the wreckage of his ship, and trying to save his life by greedily clutching first at one spar and then at another. - Author: Anton Chekhov
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#81. And the words that are used
For to get the ship confused
Will not be understood as they're spoken.
For the chains of the sea
Will have busted in the night
And will be buried at the bottom of the ocean. - Author: Bob Dylan
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