Quotations About / On: OCEAN
But the ocean was the grand fact there, which made us forget both bayberries and men.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Cape Cod (1855-1865), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 4, p. 103, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
Where the broad ocean leans against the land.
(Oliver Goldsmith (1728-1774), Anglo-Irish poet, essayist, playwright. The Traveller, l. 284 (1764).)
If fishes were wishes the ocean would be all of our desire.
(Gertrude Stein (1874-1946), U.S. author. (Written 1922). "Didn't Nelly and Lilly Love You," As Fine As Melanctha, Yale University Press (1954).)
There was nothing but that savage ocean between us and Europe.
(Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. Cape Cod (1855-1865), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 4, p. 57, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
All Beauty, is a reflection of God and the changes we see are waves that emerge and merge and emerge from the Eternal Ocean.
Knowledge is like a vast ocean, it takes a curious mind, a bold heart and an endless thirst for enlightenment to sail through the storm of it.
Whenever I get close to a Sea, I realize how insignificant, unimportant & small I am compared to the vast ocean & its mysterious wilderness.
(#Sea #Small #Low_self_esteem)
'Even if rivers and oceans sink dry, the sun, moon and the wind especially the darkness would not change their nature'
(Situation can never alter nature as well as destiny.)
a sea of misfortune an ocean of heartache does not justify a single act of cruelty or intolerance unleashed against other people
(Terence George Craddock May 2015 20.5.2015)
She was not forced to walk the plank into the ocean of her Self... she was ready to jump