Water Quotes

I understood when I was just a child that without water, everything dies. I didn't understand until much later that no one "owns" water. It might rise on your property, but it just passes through. You can use it, and abuse it, but it is not yours to own. It is part of the global commons, not "property" but part of our life support system

Marq de Villiers

Water is the driver of Nature

Leonardo da Vinci

We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one

Jacques Cousteau

All the water that will ever be is, right now

National Geographic

Between earth and earth's atmosphere, the amount of water remains constant; there is never a drop more, never a drop less. This is a story of circular infinity, of a planet birthing itself

Linda Hogan, "Northern Lights," Autumn 1990

I have never seen a river that I could not love. Moving waterÖhas a fascinating vitality. It has power and grace and associations. It has a thousand colors and a thousand shapes, yet it follows laws so definite that the tiniest streamlet is an exact replica of a great river

Roderick Haig-Brown

Water Quote:You put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a teapot, it becomes the teapot. Now water can crash, drip, flow...be water my friend

Bruce Lee

Man [has] always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much-the wheel, New York, wars and so on-while all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in the water having a good time. But conversely, the dolphins had always believed that they were far more intelligent than man-for precisely the same reason.

Douglas Adams

In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is strength, in water there is bacteria

David Auerbach

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

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Water is the only drink for a wise man.

Henry David Thoreau

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.

WILLIAM ASHWORTH

The marsh, to him who enters it in a receptive mood, holds, besides mosquitoes and stagnation, melody, the mystery of unknown waters, and the sweetness of Nature undisturbed by man.

CHARLES WILLIAM BEEBE

There is too little public recognition of how much we all depend upon farmers as stewards of our soil, water and wildlife resources.

John F. Kennedy

I have little need to remind you that water has become one of our major national concerns.

Ezra Taft Benson

Water should not be judged by its history, but by its quality

Dr Lucas Van Vuuren

A waster of water is a waster of better.

Old Irish Adage

Water helped ancient man learn those first lessons about the rights of others and responsibility to a larger society.... It became part of the moral and mental legacy parents passed on to their children.

M. Meyer

Don't empty the water jar until the rain falls.

Philippine proverb

The people are like water and the ruler a boat. Water can support a boat or overturn it.

William Shakespeare

Water flows humbly to the lowest level.Nothing is weaker than water,Yet for overcoming what is hard and strong,Nothing surpasses it.

Lao-Tzu

Water is the lifeblood of our bodies, our economy, our nation and our well-being.

Stephen Johnson

And I dream in the morning that she brings me water And I dream in the evening that she brings me wine Just a poor man's daughter from Puerta Piasco South of the border, in old Mexico.

Hoyt Wayne Axton

I am bottled, fizzy water, and you are shaking me up.

Brandon Boyd

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Updated On : November 18, 2013
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