Some quotes and saying about Water, because water is precious and is getting rarer by the day. Hope these quote would inspire you to conserve water for the future generations.
I’m very fond of water: It ever must delight Each mother’s son and daughter,– When qualified aright.
~Lord Charles Neaves
Rivers are roads which move, and which carry us whither we desire to go.
Water is the mother of the vine, The nurse and fountain of fecundity, The adorner and refresher of the world.
The miller sees not all the water that goes by his mill.
The people are like water and the ruler a boat. Water can support a boat or overturn it.
Praise the sea; on shore remain.
‘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.
~Sir Thomas Noon Talford
Still waters run no mills.
Water, water, everywhere,
And all the boards did shrink.
Water, water everywhere,
Nor any drop to drink.
~Samuel Taylor Coleridge
The sea has never been friendly to man. At most it has been the accomplice of human restlessness.
Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones, and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains.
~Henry Ward Beecher
Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.
~ African Proverb
As much use as a yard of pump water.
No one can see their reflection in running water. It is only in still water that we can see.
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
Ocean: A body of water occupying two-thirds of a world made for man – who has no gills.
It is the calm and silent water that drowns a man.
~ Sayings from Ghanaian
It is wise to bring some water, when one goes out to look for water.
I never drink water. I’m afraid it will become habit-forming.
Filthy water cannot be washed.
The sky broke like an egg into full sunset and the water caught fire.
~Pamela Hansford Johnson
A man of wisdom delights in water.
The cure for anything is salt water – sweat, tears, or the sea.
Keep your head above water.
A river is more than an amenity, it is a treasure.
~Oliver Wendell Holmes
I believe that water is the only drink for a wise man.
~Henry David Thoreau
Fire, water and government know nothing of mercy.
The true peace of God begins at any spot a thousand miles from the nearest land. ~Joseph Conrad
A little water is a sea to an ant.
The sea pronounces something, over and over, in a hoarse whisper; I cannot quite make it out.
If water is too clear, it will not contain fish; people who are too cautious will never gain wisdom.
The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling.
The sewer is the conscience of the city.
~Victor Hugo, Les Miserables,
Water which is too pure has no fish.
A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable.
Don’t empty the water jar until the rain falls.
A flatterer has water in one hand and fire in the other.
~ German Proverb
Water is life’s mater and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water.
A man who drinks only water has a secret to hide from his fellow men.
A generous person will be enriched, and one who gives water will get water.
We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.
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