Water Quotes

In every glass of water we drink, some of the water has already passed through fishes, trees, bacteria, worms in the soil, and many other organisms, including people...Living systems cleanse water and make it fit, among other things, for human consumption.

ELLIOT A. NORSE

Water is personal, water is local, water is regional, water is statewide. Everybody has a different idea, a different approach, a different issue, a different concern. Water is the most personal issue we have.

Susan Marks

The only books that separate ground water and surface water are our law books.

Duane Smith

Groundwater has been used for domestic and irrigation needs from time immemorial. Yet its nature and occurrence have always possessed a certain mystery because water below the land surface is invisible and relatively inaccessible. The influence of this mystery lingers in some tenets that govern groundwater law.

T.N. Narasimhan

In the Western United States, water flows uphill to money.

Glen Sanders

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

Jacques Cousteau

The solution to our water problems is more rain.

Mark Twain

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

Stephen Johnson

To understand water is to understand the cosmos, the marvels of nature, and life itself

Masaru Emoto

Everyone understands that water is essential to life. But many are only just now beginning to grasp how essential it is to everything in life food, energy, transportation, nature, leisure, identity, culture, social norms, and virtually all the products used on a daily basis.

World Business Council for Sustainable Development

All the waters run to the sea and yet the sea is not full, and from the place where they began, thither they return again.

Ecclesiastes

Water, thou hast no taste, no color, no odor; canst not be defined, art relished while ever mysterious. &nbspNot necessary to life, but rather life itself, thou fillest us with a gratification that exceeds the delight of the senses.

Antoine de Saint

In their efforts to provide a sufficiency of water where there was not one, men have resorted to every expedient from prayer to dynamite. The story of their efforts is, on the whole, one of pathos and tragedy, of a few successes and many failures

Walter Prescott Webb

Water is the only substance on earth that is naturally present in three different forms - as a liquid, a solid (ice) and as a gas (water vapor)

Antoine

Battles over water in the West are always about something more. At their most elemental, they are about survival.

Bettina Boxall

You could write the story of man's growth in terms of his epic concerns with water.

Bernard Frank

And all the air is filled with pleasant noise of waters

Henry Wordsworth

And gentle winds and waters near, make music to the lonely ear.

Byron

We think of our land and water and human resources not as static and sterile possessions but as life giving assets to be directed by wise provisions for future days.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

There has been a lot said about the sacredness of our land which is our body; and the values of our culture which is our soul; but water is the blood of our tribes, and if its life-giving flow is stopped, or it is polluted, all else will die and the many thousands of years of our communal existence will come to an end.

Frank Tenorio

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

Barry Goldwater

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

J. S. Sherman

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

Don Juan

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

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Updated On : December 18, 2013
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