Fountain Quotes

A film is a petrified fountain of thought.

Jean Maurice Eugne Clment Cocteau

Imam Hassan has explained the Islamic doctrine of God and the Universe by analogy with the sun and its reflection in the pool of a fountain;

Aga Khan III

It is one of the worst effects of prosperity to make a man a vortex instead of a fountain; so that, instead of throwing out, he learns only to draw in.

HENRY WARD BEECHER

The feminine values are the fountain of bliss. Know the masculine, Keep to the feminine.

Lao Tzu

To fly from, need not be to hate, mankind: / All are not fit with them to stir and toil, / Nor is it discontent to keep the mind / Deep in its fountain.

Lord Byron

Gluttony is the source of all our infirmities and the fountain of all our diseases. As fire extinguished by an excess of fuel, so is the natural health of the body destroyed by an intemperate diet.

Burton

In the midst of the fountain of wit there arises something bitter, which stings in the very flowers.

Lucretius

Water is the mother of the vine, The nurse and fountain of fecundity, The adorner and refresher of the world.

Charlas Mckay

Wealth is the fountain head of passions.

Ali bin Abu-Talib

A kind heart is a fountain of gladness making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

Washington Irving

I only wish to be the fountain of love from which you drink, every drop promising eternal passion.

Anonymous

Land, then, is not merely soil; it is a fountain of energy flowing through a circuit of soils, plants, and animals. Food chains are the living channels which conduct energy upward; death and decay return it to the soil. The circuit is not closed; some energy is dissipated in decay, some is added by absorption from the air, some is stored in soils, peats, and long-lived forests; but it is a sustained circuit, like a slowly augmented revolving fund of life.

Aldo Leopold

Water is the mother of the vine, The nurse and fountain of fecundity, The adorner and refresher of the world

Charles Mackay

From the midst of the very fountain of pleasure, something of bitterness arises to vex us in the flower of enjoyment.

Lucretius

The world is full of abundance and opportunity, but far too many people come to the fountain of life with a sieve instead of a tank carÍ a teaspoon instead of a steam shovel. They expect little and as a result they get little.

Ben Sweetland

The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain, to show them that we love them, not when we feel like it, but when they do

Nan Fairbrother

I only wish to be the fountain of love from which you drink, every drop promising eternal passion.

Anonymous

A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

Washington Irving

The hardest of all is learning to be a well of affection, and not a fountain, to show them that we love them, not when we feel like it, but when they do.

Nan Fairbrother

There is a fountain of youth: It is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring in your life and the lives of people you love

Sophia Loren

Some people drink deeply from the fountain of knowledge. Others just gargle.

Grant M. Bright

Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.

Robert Anthony

There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.

Sophia Loren

Parents wonder why the streams are bitter, when they themselves have poisoned the fountain.

John Locke

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