Water Quotes

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
Latin prove - be on your guard against a silent dog and still...

Women are like teabags. You dont know how strong they are until you put them in hot water.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Dan quayle, 8/11/89 - mars is essentially in the same orbit... mars is...
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
French Prove
There are some people who leave impressions not so lasting as the imprint of an oar upon the water.
Kate Chopin

Doris fleeson - it is occasionally possible to charge hell with a...
Human beings are seventy percent water, and with some the rest is collagen.
Martin Mull
Truth may be stretched, but cannot be broken, and always gets above falsehood, as does oil above water.
Miguel Cerbantes
If you neglect to recharge a battery, it dies. And if you run full speed ahead without stopping for water, you lose momentum to finish the race.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, April 2003
Avoid destructive thinking. Improper negative thoughts sink people. A ship can sail around the world many, many times, but just let enough water get into the ship and it will sink. Just so with the human mind. Let enough negative thoughts or improper thoughts get into the human mind and the person sinks just like a ship.
Alfred A. Montapert
It is with our passions, as it is with fire and water, they are good servants but bad masters.
Aesop
In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans.
Kahlil Gibran
Virtue is more to man than either water or fire. I have seen men die from treading on water and fire, but I have never seen a man die from treading the course of virtue.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
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
Our land is more valuable than your money. As long as the sun shines and the waters flow, this land will be here to give life to men and animals; therefore, we cannot sell this land. It was put here for us by the Great Spirit and we cannot sell it because it does not belong to us.
Blackfoot chief, (c. 1880)
A woman is like a tea bag - You never know how strong she is until she gets in hot water.
Eleanor Roosevelt
Only cat lovers know the luxury of fur - Coated, musical hot water bottles that never go cold.
Susanne Millen
With true friends... even water drunk together is sweet enough.
Chinese Prove
The true miracle is not walking on water or walking in air, but simply walking on this earth.
Thich Nhat Hanh
The political lesson of Watergate is this Never again must America allow an arrogant, elite guard of political adolescents to by - Pass the regular party organization and dictate the terms of a national election.
Gerald R. Ford
The law is not so much carved in stone as it is written in water, flowing in and out with the tide.
Jeff Melvoin, Northern Exposure, Crime and Punishment, 1992
A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
Carl Reine
The grass is not, in fact, 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.
Robert Fulghum, It Was on Fire When I Lay Down on It
You could not step twice into the same river for other waters are ever flowing on to you.
Heraclitus
Don? t go chasin? waterfalls. Please stick to the rivers and the lakes that you? re used to.
TLC, Waterfalls
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
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
I can see clearly now... that I was wrong in not acting more decisively and more forthrightly in dealing with Watergate...
Richard Milhous Nixon
With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bended arm for a pillow - I have still joy in the midst of these things. Riches and honors acquired by unrighteousness are to me as a floating cloud.
Confucius, The Confucian Analects
Water generally flows downhill in this area.
Bob Bennett, WDIV News 4, Detroit, reporting on a flood that destroyed some suburban basement apartments.
Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.
W. H. Auden
You could not step twice into the same river; for other waters are ever flowing on to you.
Heraclitus, On the Universe
Husbands are awkward things to deal with even keeping them in hot water will not make them tender.
Mary Lorraine Buckley
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself, Till by broad spreading it disperses to naught.
William Shakespeare
A coalition of groups... is waging a massive propaganda campaign against the president of the United States. ... an all - Out attack. Their aim is total victory for themselves and total defeat for him. On Watergate crisis.
Gerald R. Ford
It was the Law of the Sea, they said. Civilization ends at the waterline. Beyond that, we all enter the food chain, and not always right at the top.
Hunter S. Thompson
When you drink the water, remember the spring.
Chinese Prove
Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless - - Like water. Now you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup, You put water into a bottle, it becomes the bottle, You put it in a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can flow or it can crash Be water my friend.
Bruce Lee
The first drink with water, the second without water, the third like water.
Danish prove