Water Scarcity Quotes

Stones are hollowed out by the constant dropping of water.

Epistoloe

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

Charlas Mckay

For we must needs die, and are as water spilt on the ground, which cannot be gathered up again; neither doth God respect any person: yet doth he devise means, that his banished be not expelled from him.

II Samuel

Pure water is the best of gifts that man to man can bring, But who am I that I should have the best of anything? Let princes revel at the pump, let peers with ponds make free, Whisky, or wine, or even beer is good enough for me

Russell

Water links us to our neighbor in a way more profound and complex than any other.

John Thorson

It is a fascinating and provocative thought that a body of water deserves to be considered as an organism in its own right.

Lyall Watson

By means of water, we give life to everything.

Koran

The highest good is like water. Water gives life to the ten thousand things and does not strive. It flows in places men reject and so is like the Tao.

Tao Te Ching

The stone in the water knows nothing of the hill which lies parched in the sun.

African Proverb

When the well is dry, we learn the worth of water.

Benjamin Franklin

When you drink the water, remember the spring.

Chinese Proverb

You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing on to you

Heraclitus of Ephesus

Whiskey is for drinking; water is for fighting over.

Pindar

Aquifer: a mysterious, magical and poorly defined area beneath the surface of the earth that either yields or withholds vast or lesser quantities of standing/flowing water, the quantity and/or quality of which is dependent on who is describing it or how much money may be at stake.

R. Radden

The noblest of the elements is water

Pindar
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