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As soon as the news of the Cabot voyages reached the King of Portugal he arranged to send an expedition of discovery to the far north-west, perhaps to find a northern sea route to Eastern Asia. (Quote by - Harry Johnston)

When I was a boy the Dead Sea was only sick. (Quote by - George Burns)

It seemed that rebellion must have an unassailable base, something guarded not merely from attack, but from the fear of it: such a base as we had in the Red Sea Parts, the desert, or in the minds of the men we converted to our creed. (Quote by - T. E. Lawrence)

What do you want to be a sailor for? There are greater storms in politics than you will ever find at sea. Piracy, broadsides, blood on the decks. You will find them all in politics. (Quote by - David Lloyd George)

At night, when the sky is full of stars and the sea is still you get the wonderful sensation that you are floating in space. (Quote by - Natalie Wood)

The ethics of editorial judgement, however, began to go though a sea change during the late 1970s and '80s when the Carter and Reagan Administrations de-regulated the television industry. (Quote by - Roger Mudd)

Suffering from dysentery at sea was no picnic. (Quote by - Pamela Stephenson)

I grew up in Newquay, on the Atlantic coast and there developed a love of the sea and boats. (Quote by - Antony Hewish)

Land is the secure ground of home, the sea is like life, the outside, the unknown. (Quote by - Stephen Gardiner)

The sea heaves up, hangs loaded o'er the land, Breaks there, and buries its tumultuous strength. (Quote by - Robert Browning Hamilton)

A woman knows the face of the man she loves as a sailor knows the open sea. (Quote by - Honore de Balzac)

Love the sea? I dote upon it - from the beach. (Quote by - Douglas Jerrold)

Niger is not an isolated island of desperation. It lies within a sea of problems across Africa - particularly the 'forgotten emergencies' in poor countries or regions with little strategic or material appeal. (Quote by - Desmond Tutu)

I've never been hurt by a sea creature, except for jellyfish and sea urchins. (Quote by - Peter Benchley)

I deep sea fish a lot. (Quote by - John Entwistle)

Wide sea, that one continuous murmur breeds along the pebbled shore of memory! (Quote by - John Keats)

The sea hath no king but God alone. (Quote by - Anonymous)

I wrote The Same Sea not as a political allegory about Israelis and Palestinians. I wrote it about something much more gutsy and immediate. I wrote it as a piece of chamber music. (Quote by - Amos Oz)

All handling by IPCC of the Sea Level questions have been done in a way that cannot be accepted and that certainly not concur with modern knowledge of the mode and mechanism of sea level changes. (Quote by - Nils-Axel Morner)

Duty is the great business of a sea officer; all private considerations must give way to it, however painful it may be. (Quote by - Horatio Nelson)

It is quite cruel that a poet cannot wander through his regions of enchantment without having a critic, forever, like the old man of the sea, upon his back. (Quote by - Marianne Moore)

In civilized life, law floats in a sea of ethics. (Quote by - Earl Warren)

There is nothing more enticing, disenchanting, and enslaving than the life at sea. (Quote by - Joseph Conrad)

Lovers of literature will look for the remains of the golden treasure in that shipwreck on the bottom of the sea of criticism. (Quote by - Josef Skvorecky)

The ball whizzes past like a bumblebee and the Indians are in the sea. (Quote by - Navjot Singh Sidhu)


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