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For whatever we lose (like a you or a me), It's always our self we find in the sea. (Quote by - E. E. Cummings)

But here by the mill the castled clouds Mocked themselves in the dizzy water. (Quote by - Edgar Lee Masters)

Tis a little thing To give a cup of water; yet its draught Of cool refreshment, drain'd by fever'd lips, May give a shock of pleasure to the frame More exquisite than when nectarean juice Renews the life of joy in happiest hours. (Quote by - Sir Thomas Noon Talfourd)

Call things by their right names - Glass of brandy and water! (Quote by - Robert Hall)

Drinking water neither makes a man sick, nor in debt, nor his wife a widow (Quote by - John Neal)

Water is the one substance from which the earth can conceal nothing; it sucks out its innermost secrets and brings them to our very lips. (Quote by - Jean Giraudoux)

Snow is water, and ice is water, and water is water, these three are one. (Quote by - Joseph Dare)

Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink. Water, water everywhere, Nor any drop to drink. The very deep did rot: O Christ! That ever this should be! Yea, slimy things did crawl with legs Upon the slimy sea. (Quote by - Samuel Taylor Coleridge)

A man from the West will fight over three things: water, women and gold, usually in that order. (Quote by - Barry Goldwater)

If water is too clear, it will not contain fish; people who are too cautious will never gain wisdom. (Quote by - Chinese proverb)

I hate to be near the sea, and to hear it raging and roaring like a wild beast in its den. It puts me in mind of the everlasting efforts of the human mind, struggling to be free and ending just where it began. (Quote by - William Hazlitt)

What, man! more water glideth by the mill That wots the miller of; and easy it is Of a cut loaf to steal a shive, we know: Though Bassianus be the emperor's brother, Better then he have worn Vulcan's badge. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

And pines with thirst amidst a sea of waves. (Quote by - Homer)

On David: "He doesn't cook or shop or do anything. Not because he's a rock star, but because I wouldn't trust him. He can't even boil water." (Quote by - Iman)

Tis rushing now adown the spout, And gushing out below, Half frantic in its joyousness, And wild in eager flow. The earth is dried and parched with heat, And it hath long'd to be Released from out the selfish cloud, To cool the thirsty tree. (Quote by - Elizabeth Oakes Smith)

Stones are hollowed out by the constant dropping of water. (Quote by - Ovid)

Driving a powerboat is a bit like having one person throw a bucket of water over you while another hits you with a baseball bat. (Quote by - Steve Curtis)

The real Antichrist is he who turns the wine of an original idea into the water of mediocrity. (Quote by - Eric Hoffer)

Though inland far we be, Our souls have sight of that immortal sea Which brought us hither. (Quote by - William Wordsworth)

I love to dance. I can dance for, like, four or five hours nonstop without even drinking water. It's a beautiful, beautiful thing. (Quote by - Petra Nemcova)

A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable. (Quote by - William Wordsworth)

Life originated in the sea, and about eighty percent of it is still there. (Quote by - Isaac Asimov)

Evil is like water, it abounds, is cheap, soon fouls, but runs itself clear of taint. (Quote by - Samuel Butler)

Let us have wine and women, mirth and laughter, Sermons and soda-water the day after. (Quote by - Lord Byron)

How does the Water Come down at Lodore? (Quote by - Robert Southey)

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