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water picture quotes


Picture quote by Buddha about doctor

The six best doctors: Sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet. ⏤ Buddha


Picture quote by Rumi about inner

Just as the water reflects the stars and the moon, the body reflects the mind and soul. ⏤ Rumi


Picture quote by Buddha about mind

The mind is like water. When it's turbulent, it's difficult to see. When it's calm, everything becomes clear. ⏤ Buddha


Picture quote by Ovid about persistence

Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence. ⏤ Ovid


Picture quote by Rumi about calmness

Let the waters settle and you will see the moon and the stars mirrored in your own being. ⏤ Rumi


Picture quote about cure

The cure for everything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea.


Picture quote about wisdom

The grass isn't greener on the other side. It's greener where you water it.


Picture quote by Isak Dinesen about wisdom

The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears or the sea. ⏤ Isak Dinesen


Picture quote by Nayyirah Waheed about meditation

If ocean can calm itself, so can you. We are both salt water with with air. ⏤ Nayyirah Waheed


Picture quote about sea

You cant cross the sea simply by staring at the water


Picture quote by Guinean proverb about wisdom

Knowledge without wisdom is like water in the sand. ⏤ Guinean proverb


Picture quote by Bruce Lee about mind

Empty your mind, be formless, shapeless, like water. If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put it in the teapot, it becomes the teapot. Water can flow or it can crash. Be water my friend. ⏤ Bruce Lee


Picture quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about purpose

They muddy the water, to make it seem deep. ⏤ Friedrich Nietzsche


Picture quote by Diana Cooper about body

Bless the water you drink and it will light up the cells of your body. ⏤ Diana Cooper


Picture quote about green

The Grass is greener where you water it


Picture quote by Albert Huffstickler about nature

We forget we're mostly water till the rain falls and every atom in our body starts to go home. ⏤ Albert Huffstickler


Picture quote about sea

The cure for anything is saltwater, sweat, tears, or the sea


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Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth. This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness.

Lao Tzu, philosopher

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

Mitch Hedberg, comedian

A woman is like a tea bag - you can't tell how strong she is until you put her in hot water.

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.

Mitch Hedberg, comedian

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

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

Rain is grace; rain is the sky condescending to the earth; without rain, there would be no life.

John Updike, novelist

Rivers, ponds, lakes and streams - they all have different names, but they all contain water. Just as religions do - they all contain truths.

Muhammad Ali, boxer

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, artist

I feel most at home in the water. I disappear. That's where I belong.

Michael Phelps, swimmer

If you keep your feathers well oiled the water of criticism will run off as from a duck's back.

Ellen Henrietta Swallow Richards,

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, environmentalist

Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.

W. H. Auden, poet

The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But the righteous are like carvings upon stone, For their smallest act is durable.

Horace, poet

To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.

Alan Watts, philosopher

Somehow I kept my head above water. I relied on the discipline, character, and strength that I had started to develop as that little girl in her first swimming pool.

Esther Williams, actress

The man who never alters his opinion is like standing water, and breeds reptiles of the mind.

William Blake, poet

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, president

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

Horace, poet

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

Nelson Mandela, statesman

I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it.

W. C. Fields, comedian

I come like Water, and like Wind I go.

Edward Fitzgerald, poet

That's my gift. I let that negativity roll off me like water off a duck's back. If it's not positive, I didn't hear it. If you can overcome that, fights are easy.

George Foreman, athlete

Thou seest how sloth wastes the sluggish body, as water is corrupted unless it moves.

Ovid, poet

Beware of the man who will not engage in idle conversation; he is planning to steal your walking stick or water your stock.

William Emerson, mathematician

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

Toni Morrison, novelist

We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.

Jacques Yves Cousteau, explorer

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

Stewart Udall, politician

I believe that if a man wanted to walk on water, and was prepared to give up everything in life, he could do it.

Stirling Moss, celebrity

There's high, and there's high, and to get really high - I mean so high that you can walk on the water, that high-that's where I'm going.

George Harrison, musician

Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.

Christopher Morley, author

The genius of impeachment lay in the fact that it could punish the man without punishing the office.

Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., historian

Concealing an illness is like keeping a beach ball under water.

Karen Duffy, actress

If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.

Loren Eiseley, scientist

Water is the driving force of all nature.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

I'm an instant star. Just add water and stir.

David Bowie, singer songwriter

In a broader sense, the rhythms of nature, large and small - the sounds of wind and water, the sounds of birds and insects - must inevitably find their analogues in music.

George Crumb, composer

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

Eleanor Roosevelt, first lady

My biggest weakness as a endurance athlete has been in not drinking enough water after training, thereby racing sometimes while dehydrated.

Bill Rodgers, athlete

I'm a very driven, ambitious, positive person. But I'm a spiritual person as well. I believe in creative visualization. So for me to go to America - which I find such a positive place - well, I took to it like a duck to water.

Victoria Beckham, musician

It's the water. Everything is driven by the water.

Mike Thompson, politician

A sincere diplomat is like dry water or wooden iron.

Joseph Stalin, leader

This life is like a swimming pool. You dive into the water, but you can't see how deep it is.

Dennis Rodman, basketball player

We put the Children to death... by throwing them overboard and shooting out their brains in the water.

George Percy, explorer

I'll do whatever it takes to win games, whether it's sitting on a bench waving a towel, handing a cup of water to a teammate, or hitting the game-winning shot.

Kobe Bryant, athlete

No water, no life. No blue, no green.

Sylvia Earle, scientist

I'm so sick of the water.

Michael Phelps, swimmer

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, actress

If a writer knows enough about what he is writing about, he may omit things that he knows. The dignity of movement of an iceberg is due to only one ninth of it being above water.

Ernest Hemingway, novelist

What is elegance? Soap and water!

Cecil Beaton, photographer

I got this powdered water - now I don't know what to add.

Steven Wright, comedian

Continually finding excuses for taking a small glass of brandy and water.

John Leech, artist

You'll notice that Nancy Reagan never drinks water when Ronnie speaks.

Robin Williams, comedian

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

Ambrose Bierce, journalist

I would like a man now who is rich, and who can give me a boat - a sailboat. I want to own it and let him pay for it. My first love is the sea and water, not music. Music is second.

Nina Simone, musician

As President Nixon says, presidents can do almost anything, and President Nixon has done many things that nobody would have thought of doing.

Golda Meir, leader

Good words cool more than cold water.

John Ray, environmentalist

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

Nicholas Negroponte, businessman

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, philosopher

I'm trying to drink more water.

Heather Donahue, actress

Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under trees on a summer's day, listening to the murmur of the water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.

John Lubbock, statesman

The tree that is beside the running water is fresher and gives more fruit.

Saint Teresa of Avila, saint

Neither does man have gills for living in a water environment; yet it is not sinful to explore the depths of the oceans in search of food or other blessings.

Walter Lang, director

You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.

John Dryden, poet

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

Jamelia, musician

There's something about the water - that solitary kind of peaceful feeling. You're on Earth but not quite.

John C. Reilly, actor

The day, water, sun, moon, night - I do not have to purchase these things with money.

Plautus, playwright

Water and air, the two essential fluids on which all life depends, have become global garbage cans.

Jacques Yves Cousteau, explorer

Meat is a wasteful use of water and creates a lot of greenhouse gases. It puts enormous pressure on the world's resources. A vegetarian diet is better.

Nicholas Stern, economist

At the Olympics in China, every color was represented... and that was just the drinking water.

Evan Sayet, comedian

Two-thirds of the Earth's surface is covered with water. The other third is covered with auditors from headquarters.

Norman Ralph Augustine, author

The big thing is hydrating the day before the race. I will have 20 ounces of water right when I get up in the morning the day before, and I'll drink throughout the day.

Ryan Hall, athlete

When a child is locked in the bathroom with water running and he says he's doing nothing but the dog is barking, call 911.

Erma Bombeck, humorist

There's something wrong with a mother who washes out a measuring cup with soap and water after she's only measured water in it.

Erma Bombeck, humorist

I actually love swimming but I just hate jumping in the water.

Natalie Coughlin, athlete

A ship's engine far away on the water expands the summer-night horizon. Both joy and sorrow swell in the dew's magnifying glass. Without really knowing, we divine; our life has a sister ship, following quietly another route. While the sun blazes behind the islands.

Tomas Transtromer, writer

The cure for anything is salt water: sweat, tears or the sea.

Isak Dinesen, writer

We all know what flopping is when we see it. The stuff that you see is where guys aren't really getting hit at all and are just flailing around like a fish out of water.

Kobe Bryant, athlete

I hope you will go out and let stories happen to you, and that you will work them, water them with your blood and tears and you laughter till they bloom, till you yourself burst into bloom.

Clarissa Pinkola Estes, poet

I think for me I've always loved being in the water and I love training and I love being at the pool so you know it's not a chore for me to go training, but come race day I would never just train to train - I train to race.

Stephanie Rice, athlete

I'd go to swim practice, put my face in the water, and I didn't have to talk to anybody. Swimming was like my escape, but it was also like this huge prison because I felt like I had to swim up to people's standards.

Amanda Beard, athlete

The friendship we share grows amidst the craggy rock pond; reeds of water spray fireflies scented with bonfires.

Bradley Chicho, poet

My books are water; those of the great geniuses are wine - everybody drinks water.

Marilyn French, author

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

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

Sharks will scare me. I went out to Malibu a couple of weeks ago. Beautiful, clear day, out in five feet of water, going to surf, and there was this big ol' freakin' leopard shark... I'm looking at him and I'm thinking, 'OK, he won't hurt me.'

Timothy Olyphant, actor

I'm fortunate enough with the surfing to be very much at home at the water - my pulse and heart rate are slower in the water than they are on land.

Ryan Kwanten, actor

Drink a bunch of water and get facials regularly. I take care of my skin.

Angela Bassett, actress

The law changes and flows like water, and the stream of women's rights law has become a sudden rushing torrent.

Shana Alexander, journalist

Never thank anybody for anything, except a drink of water in the desert - and then make it brief.

Gene Fowler, journalist

I was a good surfer because we grew up a block from the water, and my father took us to the ocean the way other fathers take their kids to the park.

Jolene Blalock, actress

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

Edward Koch, politician

The powder is mixed with water and tastes exactly like powder mixed with water.

Art Buchwald, journalist

Most people read poetry listening for echoes because the echoes are familiar to them. They wade through it the way a boy wades through water, feeling with his toes for the bottom: The echoes are the bottom.

Wallace Stevens, poet

I love cities that are on the water. I love the water element, specifically the sea. I grew up on the sea and I grew up sailing - I love sailing - and the presence of the sea gives the air and the light a very special quality that I absolutely adore.

Connie Nielsen, actress

To look good in the water you have to pick the right swimsuit. I own close to 500.

Amanda Beard, athlete

I know there is pain when sawmills close and people lose jobs, but we have to make a choice. We need water and we need these forests.

Wangari Maathai, activist

It's not color, it's like pouring 40 tablespoons of sugar water over a roast.

John Huston, director

There's a monster outside my room, can I have a glass of water?

M. Night Shyamalan, director

My main job was developing talent. I was a gardener providing water and other nourishment to our top 750 people. Of course, I had to pull out some weeds, too.

Jack Welch, businessman

Well look, I mean, I think that prayer and holy water, and things like that are all fine. They don't do any good, but they don't necessarily do any harm. It's touching to be thought of in that way. It makes up for those who tell me that I've got my just desserts.

Christopher Hitchens, author

I don't understand people who like to work and talk about it like it was some sort of goddamn duty. Doing nothing feels like floating on warm water to me. Delightful, perfect.

Ava Gardner, actress

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Who has the best quotes? Top quotes from American, British, French, German and Spanish authors. 46 Michael Phelps quotes, 13 Marilyn French quotes, 1 Michael Tolkin quotes, 140 Lao Tzu quotes, 118 Leonardo da Vinci quotes, 65 Bob Woodward quotes, 10 Georg Trakl quotes, 1 Guinean proverb quotes, sayings and images.

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Part 3
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Top 10 water pictures quotes
Top 10 water quotes by Bob Woodward

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