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Motivational Water Quotes

May these quotes about Water inspire and motivate you.

You can't cross the sea merely by
standing and staring at the water.
- Rabindranath Tagore

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I am one with the Earth,
with the Water, with the Fire,
with the Air that I breathe,
with all Living Things,
and we are all one with Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Women are like teabags.
We don't know our true strength
until we are in hot water!
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Iron rusts from disuse;
water loses its purity from stagnation...
even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.
- Leonardo da Vinci


 

"Good morning!" he said at last.
"We don't want any adventures here, thank you!
You might try over The Hill or across The Water."
- J. R. R. Tolkien

Nothing is softer or more flexible than water,
yet nothing can resist it.
- Lao Tzu

One can not reflect in streaming water.
Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
- Lao Tzu


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In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans.
- Khalil Gibran

When the water starts boiling
it is foolish to turn off the heat.
- Nelson Mandela

I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.
- Mitch Hedberg

Friendship that flows from the heart
cannot be frozen by adversity,
as the water that flows from the spring
cannot congeal in winter.
- James Fenimore Cooper

The four building blocks of the universe are fire,
water, gravel and vinyl.
- Dave Barry

My fake plants died because I did not pretend to water them.
- Mitch Hedberg

I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it.
- W. C. Fields

There are only three things women need in life:
food,
water, and compliments.
- Chris Rock

The way lies in softness and patience,
as the softest water cuts through the hardest rock.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Know that you are one with the earth, with the water,
with the fire, with the air that you breathe, with all living things,
and that all of these are one with Spirit.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We are tied to the ocean.
And when we go back to the sea,
whether it is to sail or to watch -
we are going back from whence we came.
- John F. Kennedy

The water in a vessel is sparkling;
the water in the sea is dark.
The small truth has words which are clear;
the great truth has great silence.
- Rabindranath Tagore

The primal rhythmic power
and resonant sound of waves on the shore
are like the earth's heartbeat,
and become our connection with the body of nature.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When the well's dry, we know the worth of water.
- Benjamin Franklin

In the world there is nothing more
submissive and weak than water.
Yet for attacking that which is hard and strong,
nothing can surpass it.
- Lao Tzu

One may as well dam for water tanks
the people's cathedrals and churches,
for no holier temple has ever
been consecrated by the heart of man.
- John Muir

Let there be work, bread, water and salt for all.
- Nelson Mandela

Getting married is a lot like getting into a tub of hot water.
After you get used to it, it ain't so hot.
- Minnie Pearl

As many raindrops join to form a great river of water,
many souls join their highest intent to form
the river of evolved consciousness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

His answer trickled through my head like water through a sieve.
- Lewis Carroll

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

If you may count every drop of water in the ocean and
count every grain of sand in the sea -
multiply it by a thousand and that's how much I love you.
- George of Langkloof

Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.
- African Proverb

The grass is not 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.
- Anonymous

Water is the driving force of all nature.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Take a course in good water and air;
and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own.
Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you.
- John Muir

We return thanks to our mother,
the earth, which sustains us.
We return thanks to the rivers and streams
which supply us with water.
We return thanks to all herbs, which furnish medicines
for the cure of our diseases.
We return thanks to the corn, and to her sisters,
the beans and squashes, which give us life.
We return thanks to the bushes and trees,
which provide us with fruit.
We return thanks to the wind,
which, moving the air, has banished diseases.
We return thanks to the moon and the stars,
which have given us their light when the sun was gone.
We return thanks to our grandfather He-no,
that he has protected his grandchildren from witches and reptiles,
and has given us his rain.
We return thanks to the sun,
that he has looked upon the earth with a beneficent eye.
Lastly, we return thanks to the Great Spirit,
in whom is embodied all goodness,
and who directs all things for the good of his children.
- Iroquois traditional

Friendship and money: oil and water.
- Mario Puzo

You can't trust water: Even a straight stick turns crooked in it.
- W. C. Fields

In rivers, the water that you touch
is the last of what has passed
and the first of that which comes;
so with present time.
- Leonardo da Vinci

The River of Life flows without emotion.
The River surges. The River quiets.
The River overflows its banks. The River dries to a trickle.
The River swirls and storms. The River becomes calm.
The River runs clear. The River runs dark with silt.
The River is indifferent to what benefit
or what harm is caused by its water.
The River is the River, and that is all there is to it.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man -
who has no gills.
- Ambrose Bierce

Even in the developing parts of the world,
kids take to computers like fish to water.
- Nicholas Negroponte

Within 10 years it will be impossible to travel to
the North Pole by dog team.
There will be too much open water.
- Will Steger

No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
- Horace

He said to them, "Where is your faith?"
And they were afraid, and marveled, saying to one another,
"Who can this be?
For He commands even the winds and water,
and they obey Him!"
- Luke 8:25

All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying
to get back to where it was.
- Toni Morrison

If one morning I walked on top of the water across the Potomac River,
the headline that afternoon would read:
"President Can't Swim."
- Lyndon B. Johnson

On long haul flights I always drink loads and loads
of water and eat light and healthy food.
- Lisa Snowdon

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

A lot of people like snow.
I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
- Carl Reiner

The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein
of water flowing hidden underground,
secretly making the ground green.
- Thomas Carlyle

By polluting clear water with slime you will never
find good drinking water.
- Aeschylus

Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for
days on nothing but food and water.
- W. C. Fields

Water, water, everywhere, Atlantic and Pacific.
But New York City's got them beat, Our aqua is terrific!
- Edward Koch

I live for playing live.
All my records are live, since After the Gold Rush,
with the exception of Trans and the vocals on Landing on Water.
- Neil Young

You have to get up and plant the seed and see if it grows,
but you can't just wait around, you have to water it and take care of it.
- Bootsy Collins

I have a bronze statue of myself, naked.
I have these really big curls and water comes out of every curl.
It's hot.
- Macy Gray

It appeared as if I had invited the audience into the water with me,
and it conveyed the sensation that being in there was absolutely delicious.
- Esther Williams

I never drink water; that is the stuff that rusts pipes.
- W. C. Fields

Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife
are in fact plans to protect man.
- Stewart Udall

Bodies which contain a greater proportion of water
than is necessary to balance the other elements,
are speedily corrupted, and lose their virtues and properties.
- Marcus V. Pollio

Memory is a net: one that finds it full of fish when
he takes it from the brook,
but a dozen miles of water have run through it without sticking.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

It doesn't matter if the water is cold or warm if you're
going to have to wade through it anyway.
- Teilhard de Chardin

Mirth, and even cheerfulness, when employed as remedies in low spirits,
are like hot water to a frozen limb.
- Benjamin Rush

The fall of dropping water wears away the Stone.
- Lucretius

It isn't pollution that's harming the environment.
It's the impurities in our air and water that are doing it.
- Dan Quayle

Today, the rich bottom land of the Misssissippi is
under water and no foreign land has sent a dollar to help.
- Gordon Sinclair

For me, I just try to make sure I eat enough and drink
enough water and that's about it.
- Matt Cameron

I used to be a window cleaner.
I got fired because I sometimes liked to drink the soapy water.
- Jamelia

To underestimate one's thirst, to pass a given landmark to the right or left,
to find a dry spring where one looked for running water -
there is no help for any of these things.
- Mary Austin

I promised to always bring up a glass of water to her before we go to bed,
and she promised to never let me dress myself.
- Fred Savage

With two people and luggage on board she draws four inches of water.
Two canoe paddles will move her along at a speed reasonable
enough in moderate currents.
- C. S. Forester

Just as the water of a river near its mouth,
in its final form, is composed largely of many tributaries,
so an idea, in its final form, is composed largely of later additions.
- Willy Ley


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