Sand Quotes

What is learnt is a handful of sand, while what is unknown is the size of the world.

Tamil proverb

It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand. I beat people up.

Muhammad Ali

Waste not the smallest thing created, for grains of sand make mountains, and atomies infinity.

E. Knight

A grain of sand leads to the fall of a mountain when the moment has come for the mountain to fall.

Ernest Renan

The wise know that foolish legislation is a rope of sand, which perishes in the twisting.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Laws are sand, customs are rock. Laws can be evaded and punishment escaped, but an openly transgressed custom brings sure punishment.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens

Many days later another caravan was passing and a man saw something on top of the highest dune there. And when they went up to see, they found Outka, Mimouna and Aicha; they were still there, lying the same way as when they had gone to sleep. And all three of the glasses... were full of sand. That was how they had their tea in the Sahara.

Paul Bowles

The more sand has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.

Jean Paul

Solid stone is just sand and water...Sand and water and a million years gone by.

Beth Nielsen Chapman

Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity may easily prove a quick sand to virtue.

Friedrich von Schiller

Write in the sand the flaws of your friend.

Pythagoras

I am here for a purpose and that purpose is to grow into a mountain, not to shrink to a grain of sand. Henceforth will I apply ALL my efforts to become the highest mountain of all and I will strain my potential until it cries for mercy.

Og Mandino

After all these years, it's still embarrassing for me to play on the American golf tour. Like the time I asked my caddie for a sand wedge and he came back ten minutes later with a ham on rye

Chi Chi Rodriguez

After all these years, it's still embarrassing for me to play on the American golf tour. Like the time I asked my caddie for a sand wedge and he came back ten minutes later with a ham on rye

Chi Chi Rodriguez

Real golfers, no matter what the provocation, never strike a caddie with the driver. The sand wedge is far more effective

Huxtable Pippey

A passion, an obsession, a romance, a nice acquaintanceship with trees, sand, and water.

Bob Ryan

Nothing is built on stone; all is built on sand, but we must build as if the sand were stone.

Jorge Luis Borges

It's well these women must be blabbing. If they haven't a friend to talk to, they must whisper their secrets to the fishes, or write them on the sand or something;

Anne Bront

Swordsmen thrust through, and dying in their blood on the arena sand; bulls goring horses disembowelled, made a meeker vision for the public a milder condiment for a people's palate than Vashti torn by seven devils: devils which cried sore and rent the tenement they haunted, but still refused to be exorcised.

Charlotte Bront

It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out; it's the grain of sand in your shoe.

Robert W. Service

The trees taunt you; the sand mocks you; the water calls your name... and they say golf is a quiet game

Anonymous

We hit the sunny beaches where we occupy ourselves keeping the sun off our skin, the saltwater off our bodies, and the sand out of our belongings.

Erma Bombeck

Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity may easily prove a quick sand to virtue

Friedrich von Schiller

Judah and Israel were many, as the sand which is by the sea in multitude, eating and drinking, and making merry.

Bible

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