I believe that any man's life will be filled with constant and unexpected encouragement, if he makes up his mind to do his level best each day, and as nearly as possible reaching the high water mark of pure and useful living.
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.
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water-drinkers.
Glory is like a circle in the water, Which never ceaseth to enlarge itself Till by broad spreading it disperse to naught.
Just as a fisherman cannot catch fish unless his line is in the water, a wildlife photographer cannot shoot great wildlife images unless he or she is out there with camera in hand and the knowledge of what to do then the 'magnificent moment' occurs.
The law is not so much carved in stone as it is written in water, flowing in and out with the tide.
Gardening requires lots of water -- most of it in the form of perspiration.
Fire, water, and government know nothing of mercy
The trees taunt you; the sand mocks you; the water calls your name... and they say golf is a quiet game
Water . . . which, though not absolutely necessary to a beautiful composition, yet occurs so often, and is so capital a feature, that is is always regretted when wanting; and no large place can be supposed, a little spot can hardly be imagined in which it may not be agreeable; it accommodates itself to every situation; is the most interesting object in a landscape, and the happiest circumstance in a retired recess; captivates the eye at a distance; invites approach, and is delightful when near; it refreshes an open exposure; it animates a shade; cheers the dreariness of a waste, and enriches the most crowded view; in form, in style, and in extent, may be made equal to the greatest compositions, or adapted to the least; it may spread in a calm expanse to sooth the tranquillity of a peaceful scene; or hurrying along a devious course, add splendor to a gay, and extravagance to a romantic situation.
I would say that there will be no water boarding on my watch. There will be no torture on my watch.
A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water.
Husbands are awkward things to deal with; even keeping them in hot water will not make them tender
Listen. Do not have an opinion while you listen because frankly, your opinion doesn't hold much water outside of Your Universe. Just listen. Listen until their brain has been twisted like a dripping towel and what they have to say is all over the floor.
Ocean: A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man - who has no gills
If you wish to drown, do not torture yourself with shallow water
A cat pours his body on the floor like water.
Nothing in the world is more flexible and yielding than water. Yet when it attacks the firm and the strong, none can withstand it, because they have no way to change it. So the flexible overcome the adamant, the yielding overcome the forceful.
Friendship and money: oil and water.
Nothing in the world is more flexible and yielding than water. Yet when it attacks the firm and the strong, none can withstand it, because they have no way to change it. So the flexible overcome the adamant, the yielding overcome the forceful. Everyone knows this, but no one can do it
Water is the only drink for a wise man
The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire
In Amsterdam the water is the mistress and the land the vassal. throughout the city there are as many canals and drawbridges as bracelets on a Gypsy's bronzed arms
It is wise to bring some water, when one goes out to look for water
Children of a culture born in a water-rich environment, we have never really learned how important water is to us. We understand it, but we do not respect it