Ocean Quotes Quotes

Quotes tagged as "ocean-quotes" Showing 1-30 of 49
“The vast open sea at night is a song being written; a rhyme, a mysterious and gentle arpeggiated work of Beethoven. It's sung by the waves as they travel on the face of the ocean, and their lyrics are the rhythm of the pounding surf.”
Giselle V. Steele, Rivers Never Fill The Sea

Matshona Dhliwayo
“The ocean's beauty is in its clear waters, but its strength lies in its dark depths.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

“There is something about the ocean that never fails to amaze me, the way she never fails to kiss the shores even though she is sent away, the way her waves can be both calm and terrifying and the way she never fails to sooth my soul.”
Tilicia Haridat

Matshona Dhliwayo
“A tree only grows in the middle of the ocean if God planted it.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

Matshona Dhliwayo
“You don't need to perfume a flower, nor do you need to water the ocean.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

“Let's sail on sailors
on this voyage of discovery!
If not new worlds,
at least we will discover
newer rainbows within our mind's skies,
and newer horizons in our mind's oceans!”
Avijeet Das

Matshona Dhliwayo
“A river that feeds a village is better than an ocean that merely decorates an island.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

Matshona Dhliwayo
“The ocean doesn't weep when it loses one drop, it just makes room for another one.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

Tamara Rendell
“Strange to feel in flesh
weaker than the skin of water
hung over the long bones of the shoreline
To feel as though drowning,
still breathing, moving
into logical tides and daybreaks”
Tamara Rendell, Mystical Tides

Matshona Dhliwayo
“Drop by drop even the widest ocean can be filled.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

“Today I have come for a duel. Let's see which is greater - your depth or the depth of my sorrows.”
Akshay Shirsat

“We are like old sailors. The sea will always call us home.”
Eileen Anglin

Matshona Dhliwayo
“A river full of fish is worth more than an ocean full of weeds.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

“She was an ocean, and he was just a sinking man lost in her waves.”
Giselle Beaumont, On the Edge of Daylight: A Novel of the Titanic

Matshona Dhliwayo
“When you preserve streams,
you preserve rivers.
When you preserve rivers,
you preserve lakes.
When you preserve lakes,
you preserve seas.
When you preserve seas,
you preserve oceans.
When you preserve oceans,
you preserve the world.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

Swami Dhyan Giten
“Man is like a river on his way towards the ocean, towards the divine.

The drop has a thirst, a longing. The drop knows nothing of the ocean, but the drop longs to become one with the ocean.

The drop cannot find fulfillment until it becomes on with the ocean, the divine.”
Swami Dhyan Giten

Matshona Dhliwayo
“A river sweats when it loses drops, but an ocean does not even cry when it loses buckets.”
Matshona Dhliwayo

Mehmet Murat ildan
“The most interesting feeling when watching an ocean is this: It seems like something will come from the distant horizon but actually nothing comes!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Tamara Rendell
“You were the ocean
and we were the land
You lay down unflinching
You lay down forgetting
And you were the ocean
and we were the land”
Tamara Rendell, Mystical Tides

« previous 1