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The sea is not rising. It hasn't risen in 50 years. (Quote by - Nils-Axel Morner)

When she became very ill with heart trouble, I saw that it would be impossible for my parents to provide for my studies, and I obtained their permission to go to sea to make a career for myself there. (Quote by - Fritz Sauckel)

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore. (Quote by - Vincent Van Gogh)

Naturally enough, I couldn't have foreseen the vast sea change which has come upon that scene as a result of German reunification and associated events. (Quote by - Brian Ferneyhough)

We are tied to the ocean. And when we go back to the sea, whether it is to sail or to watch - we are going back from whence we came. (Quote by - John F. Kennedy)

Many corpses will be floating in the sea. (Quote by - Thaksin Shinawatra)

We lived within two hundred yards of the sea, and its voice was in our ears night and day. (Quote by - Edward Carpenter)

Estuaries are coastal bays, harbors, sounds and lagoons, places where rivers meet the sea. (Quote by - Jim Gerlach)

Often extinctions in the ocean occur at the same time as those on land. Then again, the ice age extinctions lost many big animals, but not many sea faring ones. (Quote by - Robert T. Bakker)

The most amazing thing to me about the sea is the tide. A harbour like St. Ives is totally transformed in a very short space of time by the arrival or departure of the sea. (Quote by - John Dyer)

The storm came. Lives were washed away. Ancient pains resurfaced. Now it is time for a sea of change. (Quote by - Tavis Smiley)

Don't worry over what the newspapers say. I don't. Why should anyone else? I told the truth to the newspaper correspondents - but when you tell the truth to them they are at sea. (Quote by - William Howard Taft)

That the sea is one of the most beautiful and magnificent sights in Nature, all admit. (Quote by - John Joly)

Ideals are like the stars: we never reach them, but like the mariners of the sea, we chart our course by them. (Quote by - Carl Schurz)

A man who is not afraid of the sea will soon be drowned, he said, for he will be going out on a day he shouldn't. But we do be afraid of the sea, and we do only be drownded now and again. (Quote by - John Millington Synge)

Next door to Ethiopia spreading out along the strategic Red Sea coastline is Eritrea, a relatively new country, and a place that few Americans seem to fully understand. (Quote by - Dana Rohrabacher)

I wanted to be an artist. I was studying art. I wanted to be a great painter. When I went into the Navy, there wasn't much to draw at sea. So I began writing, and I began reading a lot. (Quote by - Evan Hunter)

Even in our day, science suspects beyond the Polar seas, at the very circle of the Arctic Pole, the existence of a sea which never freezes and a continent which is ever green. (Quote by - H. P. Blavatsky)

To me, the sea is like a person -- like a child that I've known a long time. It sounds crazy, I know, but when I swim in the sea I talk to it. I never feel alone when I'm out there. (Quote by - Gertrude Ederle)

A book should serve as the ax for the frozen sea within us. (Quote by - Franz Kafka)

I think it was lucky that during most of the work on the Odyssey I lived on Homer's sea in houses that were, in one case, shaken by the impact of the Mediterranean winter storms on the rocks below. (Quote by - Robert Fitzgerald)

I have always found it difficult to wait for things - whether it was to see my father or sailor brother, Alan, again after their long sea trips, or the chance of a better job, or even new curtains. (Quote by - Anna Neagle)

There's never an end for the sea. (Quote by - Samuel Beckett)

At sea a fellow comes out. Salt water is like wine, in that respect. (Quote by - Herman Melville)

The sea has now changed from it's natural, to river coloured water, the probable consequence of some streams falling into the bay, or into the ocean to the north of it, through the low land. (Quote by - George Vancouver)


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