Water Quotes

Enough shovels of earth.......................... a mountain. Enough pails of water............................... a river.
Chinese Prove
Buddha - you should respect each other and refrain from...

Be on your guard against a silent dog and still water.
Latin Prove
Ted williams - pour water on a sportswriter - - instant...
Iron rusts from disue; stagnant water loses its purity and in cold weather becomes frozen; even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
Leonardo da Vinci, The Notebooks
I like less the story that a frog if put in cold water will not bestir itself if that water is heated up slowly and gradually and will in the end let itself be boiled alive, too comfortable with continuity to realize that continuous change at some point may become intolerable and demand a change in behavior.
Charles Handy - The Age of Unreason

John w. gardne - the society which scorns excellence in plumbing...
Husbands are awkward things to deal with even keeping them in hot water will not make them tender.
Mary Lorraine Buckley
When the water reaches the upper level, follow the rats.
Claude Swanson
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
I believe in getting into hot water; it keeps you clean.
G. K. Chesterton
There are moments in life, when the heart is so full of emotion That if by chance it be shaken, or into its depths like a pebble Drops some careless word, it overflows, and its secret, Spilt on the ground like water, can never be gathered together.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Genius will live and thrive without training, but it does not the less reward the watering pot and the pruning knife.
Margaret Fulle
Sincere diplomacy is no more possible than dry water or wooden iron.
Josef Stalin
You know something that would really make me applaud A guy gets stuck in quicksand, then sinks, then suddenly comes shooting out, riding on water skis How do they do that.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
A fool and water will go the way they are diverted.
African Prove
The tree of Liberty needs to be watered from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
Thomas Jefferson
Ideals are like stars. You will not succeed in touching them with your hands. But, like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides and following them you will reach your destiny.
Unknown
With true friends... even water drunk together is sweet enough.
Chinese Prove
Man has always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much - The wheel, New York, wars and so on - while all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man - For precisely the same reason.
Douglas Noel Adams
When you drink the water, remember the spring.
Chinese Prove
The mountains, I become a part of it... The morning mists, the clouds, the gathering waters, I become a part of it.
Navajo Chant
Continental people have sex - Lives the English have hot - water bottles.
George Mikes
At my age the bones are water in the morning until food is given them.
Pearl Buck
As a man can drink water from any side of a full tank, so the skilled theologian can wrest from any scripture that which will serve his purpose.
Bhagavad Gita
Women are like teabags. You dont know how strong they are until you put them in hot water.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Watergate showed more strengths in our system than weaknesses... The whole country did take part in quite a genuine sense in passing judgment on Richard Nixon.
Archibald Cox
Tears are the rinse water of an unhappy heart.
Raynor Schein
The world has changed. I see it in the water. I feel it in the Earth. I smell it in the air. Much that once was is lost, For none now live who remember it.
J. R. R. Tolkien
One kernel is felt in a hogshead one drop of water helps to swell the ocean a spark of fire helps to give light to the world. None are too small, too feeble, too poor to be of service. Think of this and act.
Hannah More
What is Jordan that I should wash in it What is the preaching that I should attend on it, while I hear nothing but what I knew before What are these beggarly elements of water, bread, and wine Are not these the reasonings of a soul that forgets who appoints the means of grace.
William Gurnall
Into this Universe, and Why not knowing Nor Whence, like Water, willy - Nilly flowing And out of it, as Wind along the Waste, I know not Wither, willy - Nilly blowing.
Omar Khayym
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. Gardne
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
W. C. Fields
There will be no whitewash in the White House. On Watergate investigation.
Richard Milhous Nixon
My friend I consider you my brother. I know we are not blood, and blood is thicker than water, but your body already has all the blood it needs. You will always need water.
Eric Pio
Describing her first day back in grade school after a long absence, a teacher said, It was like trying to hold 35 corks under water at the same time.
Mark Twain
The tree of liberty grows only when watered by the blood of tyrants.
Bertrand Barere de Vieuzac
Many politicians lay 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.
Lord Macaulay
You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.
John Dryden