quote by Van Morrison

Smell the sea and feel the sky.

— Van Morrison

Bumbling Beach Ocean quotations

Beach ocean quote The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.
The ocean is everything I want to be. Beautiful, mysterious, wild and free.

The voice of the sea speaks to the soul.

Because there's nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it's sent away.

Beach ocean quote Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the sh
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.

The sea! The sea! The open sea!, The blue, the fresh, the ever free!


My soul is full of longing for the secret of the sea

Beach ocean quote Because there's nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop ki
Because there's nothing more beautiful than the way the ocean refuses to stop kissing the shoreline, no matter how many times it's sent away.

The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul.

The voice of the sea speaks to the soul.

The touch of the sea is sensuous, enfolding the body in its soft, close embrace.

The sea lives in every one of us.

Beach ocean quote Dream higher than the sky and deeper than the ocean.
Dream higher than the sky and deeper than the ocean.

For whatever we lose (like a you or a me), It's always our self we find in the sea.


Think about it: it is easy to see God's beauty in a glorious sunset or in ocean waves crashing on a beach. But can you find the holiness in a struggle for life?

The coconut trees, lithe and graceful, crowd the beach like a minuet of slender elderly virgins adopting flippant poses.

Beach ocean quote We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean, but the oc
We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean, but the ocean would be less because that missing drop.

To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me

Hark, now hear the sailors cry, smell the sea, and feel the sky let your soul & spirit fly, into the mystic.

When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everthing in me that is bewildered and confused.

Beach ocean quote You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop.
You are not a drop in the ocean. You are the entire ocean in a drop.

Limitless and immortal, the waters are the beginning and end of all things on earth.

Man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free.

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.

Beach ocean quote You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the sh
You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.

My soul is full of longing for the secret of the sea, and the heart of the great ocean sends a thrilling pulse through me.

It is particularly appropriate that we unveil this campaign on this first day of the annual international coastal clean-up effort. Beach cleanups are something each of us can do any time of the year. I'm proud to be participating in the cleanup efforts today and I encourage everyone to make the time for these types of activities.


The beach is in our blood. Everyone in our family returns to the beach instinctively, just like the sea turtles.

Beach ocean quote If you dont become the ocean, youll be seasick everyday.
If you dont become the ocean, youll be seasick everyday.

At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides, and follow the sun.

The ocean . . . cold and wild the surf, rushing in to overwhelm the beach, the wind, stinging my cheeks, enveloping me in total freedom.

Do I love you? My God, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches.

Beach ocean quote If ocean can calm itself, so can you. We are both salt water with with air.
If ocean can calm itself, so can you. We are both salt water with with air.

I am you; you are ME. You are the waves; I am the ocean. Know this and be free, be divine.


When we are on the beach we only see a small part of the ocean.

However, we know that there is much more beyond the horizon. We only see a small part of God's great love, a few jewels of His great riches, but we know that there is much more beyond the horizon. The best is yet to come, when we see Jesus face-to-face.

The sea hath no king but God alone.

Beach ocean quote A day at the beach restores the soul.
A day at the beach restores the soul.

In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth.

On the beach, you can live in bliss.

One learns first of all in beach living the art of shedding;

how little one can get along with, not how much.

Beach ocean quote You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the entire ocean does not become dirty.

The great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.

Waves are the voices of tides. Tides are life.

The sea pronounces something, over and over, in a hoarse whisper; I cannot quite make it out.

Love builds up the broken wall and straightens the crooked path.

Love keeps the stars in the firmament and imposes rhythm on the ocean tides. Each of us is created of it and I suspect each of us was created for it.

Most of us, I suppose, are a little nervous of the sea.

No matter what its smiles may be, we doubt its friendship.

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