Water Scarcity Quotes

The noblest of the elements is water

Pindar

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

Beth Nielsen Chapman

In sweet water there is a pleasure ungrudged by anyone.

Ovid

Nothing on earth is so weak and yielding as water, but for breaking down the firm and strong it has no equal.

Lao-Tsze

The wise man of Miletus thus declared the first of things is water

J.S. Blackie

Water is a very good servant, but it is a cruel master.

C.G.D. Roberts

Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.

W.H. Auden

If we could ever competitively, at a cheap rate, get fresh water from saltwater, ..(this) would be in the long-range interests of humanity which could really dwarf any other scientific accomplishments.

John F. Kennedy

Water is the most basic of all resources. Civilizations grew or withered depending on its availability.

Dr. Nathan W. Snyder

Civilization has been a permanent dialogue between human beings and water.

Paolo Lugari

Water is life's matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

I have left almost to the last the magic of water, an element which owing to its changefulness of form and mood and colour and to the vast range of its effects is ever the principal source of landscape beauty, and has like music a mysterious influence over the mind.

Sir George Sitwell

Til taught by pain, men really know not what good water is worth.

Don Juan

Water is King, and he is Knight who uses it successfully to make two blades grow where nature produced none.

J. S. Sherman

A man from the west will fight over three things: water, women and gold, and usually in that order.

Barry Goldwater
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