Water Quotes

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.
~Blaise Pascal

Water is the mother of the vine, The nurse and fountain of fecundity, The adorner and refresher of the world.
~Charles Mackay

The miller sees not all the water that goes by his mill.
~Robert Burton

The people are like water and the ruler a boat. Water can support a boat or overturn it.
~William Shakespeare

Praise the sea; on shore remain.
~John Florio

‘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.
~Unknown Author

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.
~Joseph Conrad

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.
~Taoist proverb

Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
~W.C. Fields

Ocean: A body of water occupying two-thirds of a world made for man – who has no gills.
~Ambrose Bierce

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.
~Arab Proverb

I never drink water. I’m afraid it will become habit-forming.
~W.C. Fields

Filthy water cannot be washed.
~African Proverb

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.
~Isak Dinesen

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.
~Unknown Author

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.
~Afghan Proverb

The sea pronounces something, over and over, in a hoarse whisper; I cannot quite make it out.
~Annie Dillard

If water is too clear, it will not contain fish; people who are too cautious will never gain wisdom.
~Chinese proverb

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.
~Unknown Author

A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable.
~William Wordsworth

Don’t empty the water jar until the rain falls.
~Philippine proverb

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.
~Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

A man who drinks only water has a secret to hide from his fellow men.
~Charles Baudelaire

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.
~Thomas Fuller

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  1. prabhawalia says:

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    very good quotations

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