Water is the softest thing, yet it can penetrate mountains and earth.

This shows clearly the principle of softness overcoming hardness.

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

I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples.

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

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Getting money is like digging with a needle, spending it is like water soaking into sand.

Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.

Water image quote by Rumi

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

We'll never know the worth of water till the well go dry.

You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.

We never know the worth of water 'til the well is dry.

With true friends... even water drunk together is sweet enough.

Don't throw away the old bucket until you know whether the new one holds water.

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

Water image quote by Buddha

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

I drank some boiling water because I wanted to whistle.

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

Don't let yourself indulge in vain wishes.

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

What Is Love? I have met in the streets a very poor young man who was in love.

His hat was old, his coat worn, the water passed through his shoes and the stars through his soul

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

I'm like a duck: calm above the water, and paddling like hell underneath.

Water image quote by Buddha

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

I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick to come to the top.

Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon.

Water for oxen, wine for kings.

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

Indecision is like a stepchild: if he does not wash his hands, he is called dirty, if he does, he is wasting water.

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

Water image quote by Ovid

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

I believe in getting into hot water. I think it keeps you clean.

The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.

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

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

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.

The one thing that a fish can never find is water; and the one thing that man can never find is God.

Water image quote by Rumi

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

The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire.

Truth will rise above falsehood as oil above water.

If in thirst you drink water from a cup, you see God in it.

Those who are not in love with God will see only their own faces in it.

If a man is destined to drown, he will drown even in a spoonful of water.

It's a strange world of language in which skating on thin ice can get you into hot water.

The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.

Water image quote by Friedrich Nietzsche

They muddy the water, to make it seem deep.

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.

My books are water; those of the great geniuses is wine. Everybody drinks water.

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.

The water we drink has to be purified, but look at the trash we feed our minds.

Foul water will quench fire.

Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.

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.

Water is the only drink for a wise man.

How could drops of water know themselves to be a river? Yet the river flows on.

The real antichrist is he who turns the wine of an original idea into the water of mediocrity.

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

It is with our passions as it is with fire and water, they are good servants, but bad masters.

Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.

The fall of dropping water wears away the Stone.