Quotations About / On: RIVER

  • 1.
    A river entering the sea remains no more a river. A men entering Divinity remains no more a man.
  • 2.
    Up a lazy river by the old mill run, that lazy, lazy river in the noonday sun.
    (Sidney Arodin, U.S. songwriter. "Lazy River," Peer International Corp. (1931). Music composed by Hoagy Carmichael (1899-1981).)
  • 3.
    All rivers, even the most dazzling, those that catch the sun in their course, all rivers go down to the ocean and drown. And life awaits man as the sea awaits the river.
    (Simone Schwarz-Bart (b. 1938), Gaudeloupean author. The Bridge of Beyond, p. 81, Éditions du Seuil.)
  • 4.
    There is a river in Macedon, and there is moreover a river in Monmouth. It is called Wye at Monmouth, but it is out of my prains what is the name of the other river; but 'tis all one, 'tis alike as my fingers is to my fingers, and there is salmons in both.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Fluellen, in Henry V, act 4, sc. 7, l. 26-31. Fluellen's logic is as quaint as his language as he "proves" that Henry V is as great a soldier as Alexander the Great.)
  • 5.
    No Man Ever Steps in the Same River Twice
  • 6.
    Let your inward thoughts be with the river of the truth.
  • 7.
    Emotions like a river flow into the ocean of dance, embraced with the oneness of joy.
    (Shah Asad Rizvi)
  • 8.
    'You cannot change a river's course by simply putting your hand in the water'
  • 9.
    'A Soul that never drinks from the river of Love lives an undignified life.'
    (Kenneth Maswabi (30/01/2018))
  • 10.
    The river that never reach the ocean dies an undignified death.
    (Kenneth Maswabi (30/01/2018))
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