Ocean Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Ocean

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Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer.
~By Spiro T. Agnew ~


God speaks to me not through the thunder and the earthquake, nor through the ocean and the stars, but through the Son of Man, and speaks in a language adapted to my imperfect sight and hearing.
~By William Lyon Phelps ~


My apartment complex has a pool. I love it out here. The mountains are beautiful. It's totally different from the place I used to live. I like the heat - the only thing I would change is have the ocean, or a big body of water close by.
~By Ryan Sypek ~


Our climate is changing. The Earth's climate has, in fact, warmed by 1.1 to 1.6 degrees Fahrenheit since the industrial revolution. People look at this and say: Oh, that is not very much. In fact, it is very much, and it changes the dynamic. It impacts species. It kills some. It diminishes the carbon sink of the ocean. It does a number of things.
~By Diane Feinstein ~


A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.
~By Bill Vaughan ~


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


With an ocean between you and your European friends, you have to keep them in your heart.
~By Sammy Davis, Jr. ~


We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.
~By Mother Teresa ~


I do an awful lot of scuba diving. I love to be on the ocean, under the ocean. I live next to the ocean.
~By James Cameron ~


Men go abroad to wonder at the heights of mountains, at the huge waves of the sea, at the long courses of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motions of the stars, and they pass by themselves without wondering.
~By Saint Augustine ~


You can never turn your back on the ocean.
~By Rip Torn ~


We get a lot of people from out of state who come down and it's not what they expect Florida to be, the horse farms and oak trees instead of the sand and the ocean.
~By David Jones ~


If the workers took a notion they could stop all speeding trains; every ship upon the ocean they can tie with mighty chains.
~By Joe Hill ~


Can ye fathom the ocean, dark and deep, where the mighty waves and the grandeur sweep?
~By Fanny Crosby ~


A mountain is composed of tiny grains of earth. The ocean is made up of tiny drops of water. Even so, life is but an endless series of little details, actions, speeches, and thoughts. And the consequences whether good or bad of even the least of them are far-reaching.
~By Sivananda ~


I really enjoy writing novels. It's like the ocean. You can just build a boat and take off.
~By Denis Johnson ~


He didn't come out of my belly, but my God, I've made his bones, because I've attended to every meal, and how he sleeps, and the fact that he swims like a fish because I took him to the ocean. I'm so proud of all those things. But he is my biggest pride.
~By John Lennon ~


Oceania was at war with Eurasia; therefore Oceania had always been at war with Eurasia.
~By George Orwell ~


It is true what Rimbaud said; If you think a book is strong enough, try it at the ocean, in the wind, at the waves. If the book can resist the ocean, then it exists. Otherwise, throw it away.
~By Klaus Kinski ~


How inappropriate to call this planet Earth when it is quite clearly Ocean.
~By Arthur C. Clarke ~


My son walked up to Nicole on the beach and I was throwing the ball for the dogs in the ocean. I was like, 'Max, you get the dogs. I'll talk to the hot blondes.'
~By John C. McGinley ~


Man can now fly in the air like a bird, swim under the ocean like a fish, he can burrow into the ground like a mole. Now if only he could walk the earth like a man, this would be paradise.
~By Tommy Douglas ~


You and I are all as much continuous with the physical universe as a wave is continuous with the ocean.
~By Alan Watts ~


The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man to error.
~By Voltaire ~


I'm not sure whether Los Angeles borders on the ocean or on oblivion. I always feel that I'm two steps away from the other side when I'm out there. It's more like a vacation place or a place to visit than a place to hunker down.
~By Jeffrey Wright ~


Apollo 13, as you may remember, gave us a reactor that is bubbling away right now somewhere in the Pacific. It's supposed to be bubbling away on the moon, but it's in the Pacific Ocean instead.
~By David R. Brower ~


If I swim in the ocean, I have a shark thought. Not a bad one, but just a little one.
~By Tea Leoni ~


American public opinion is like an ocean, it cannot be stirred by a teaspoon.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


Many drops make a bucket, many buckets make a pond, many ponds make a lake, and many lakes make an ocean.
~By Percy Ross ~


Neither does man have gills for living in a water environment; yet it is not sinful to explore the depths of the oceans in search of food or other blessings.
~By Walter Lang ~


Asking is the beginning of receiving. Make sure you don't go to the ocean with a teaspoon. At least take a bucket so the kids won't laugh at you.
~By Jim Rohn ~


I was like a boy playing on the sea-shore, and diverting myself now and then finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than ordinary, whilst the great ocean of truth lay all undiscovered before me.
~By Isaac Newton ~


The offshore ocean area under U.S. jurisdiction is larger than our land mass, and teems with plant and animal life, mineral resources, commerce, trade, and energy sources.
~By Tom Allen ~


I don't see America as a mainland, but as a sea, a big ocean. Sometimes a storm arises, a formidable current develops, and it seems it will engulf everything. Wait a moment, another current will appear and bring the first one to naught.
~By Jacques Maritain ~


Just as the wave cannot exist for itself, but is ever a part of the heaving surface of the ocean, so must I never live my life for itself, but always in the experience which is going on around me.
~By Albert Schweitzer ~


We made part of the record in Miami, and I would go down to the beach, and not 20 feet from the water I see a fish that is at least seven feet long swimming close to the shore. I did not go back in the ocean the entire month.
~By Michael Stipe ~


Sponges grow in the ocean. That just kills me. I wonder how much deeper the ocean would be if that didn't happen.
~By Steven Wright ~


Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.
~By Isaac Bashevis Singer ~


Neither our oceans nor our radar nor our fighters can keep us intact through another major war.
~By Philip Morrison ~


Some of them profess to be well acquainted with all the principal waters of the Columbia, with which they assured me these waters had no connection short of the ocean.
~By William Henry Ashley ~


Towns oftener swamp one than carry one out onto the big ocean of life.
~By David Herbert Lawrence ~


I'm an ocean, because I'm really deep. If you search deep enough you can find rare exotic treasures.
~By Christina Aguilera ~


You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


I also derive a great deal of pleasure from horses and dogs... the ocean... and love.
~By William Shatner ~


According to String Theory, what appears to be empty space is actually a tumultuous ocean of strings vibrating at the precise frequencies that create the 4 dimensions you and I call height, width, depth and time.
~By Roy H. Williams ~


Politics is there the way men and women are there, the way the Atlantic Ocean is there. Sometimes I've written about politics specifically, I mean about politics as it's understood on television and in newspapers.
~By Kenneth Koch ~


The sun would come up over the ocean, and we'd be eating scrambled eggs before we shot some stuff. It was a vacation in the sense that it was the best working conditions.
~By Marguerite Moreau ~


Nothing is wrong with California that a rise in the ocean level wouldn't cure.
~By Ross MacDonald ~


Metaphysics is a dark ocean without shores or lighthouse, strewn with many a philosophic wreck.
~By Immanuel Kant ~


Every drop in the ocean counts.
~By Yoko Ono ~


A woman's heart is a deep ocean of secrets.
~By Gloria Stuart ~


The positive heuristic of the programme saves the scientist from becoming confused by the ocean of anomalies.
~By Imre Lakatos ~


Teachers can go on cruises with the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration and anyone can spend the summer as a volunteer in a National Parks and even earn money doing it.
~By Matthew Lesko ~


Doo never actually made moonshine, but he hauled about an ocean of it.
~By Loretta Lynn ~


Everything that's realistic has some sort of ugliness in it. Even a flower is ugly when it wilts, a bird when it seeks its prey, the ocean when it becomes violent.
~By Sharon Tate ~


Before computers, telephone lines and television connect us, we all share the same air, the same oceans, the same mountains and rivers. We are all equally responsible for protecting them.
~By Julia Louis Dreyfus ~


The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
~By Blaise Pascal ~


Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
~By Lord Chesterfield ~


The ocean is a central image. It is the symbolism of a great journey.
~By Enya ~


Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man's life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.
~By B. R. Ambedkar ~


Help is even being offered from across the ocean, as over two dozen countries have stepped forward to offer financial and material support to the American people.
~By Jo Bonner ~


Our surest protection against assault from abroad has been not all our guards, gates and guns, or even our two oceans, but our essential goodness as a people. Our richest asset has been not our material wealth but our values.
~By Theodore C. Sorensen ~


On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
~By Alexander Pope ~


It's the board I had a problem with. I could totally handle being in the water and stuff. I came here to do my own stunts. Water! Ocean! Action! Big waves! That water, that water has tamed me. You can feel that the world is connected to it.
~By Michelle Rodriguez ~


If I were dropped out of a plane into the ocean and told the nearest land was a thousand miles away, I'd still swim. And I'd despise the one who gave up.
~By Abraham Maslow ~


Have you ever watched a crab on the shore crawling backward in search of the Atlantic Ocean, and missing? That's the way the mind of man operates.
~By H. L. Mencken ~


Some things are only capable of being done in space. Examples of that are looking at our Earth from that far away, and understanding the entire processes of storms and weather patterns, and oceans, and coastlines.
~By Laurel Clark ~


Blue, green, grey, white, or black; smooth, ruffled, or mountainous; that ocean is not silent.
~By H. P. Lovecraft ~


We do not have the luxury of two big oceans protecting us as we have had in the past, for we now have a new kind of enemy who deals with stealthiness. Our ability to protect ourselves is having the information ahead of time so we can thwart the attack.
~By Bill Nelson ~


Everything that ever walked or crawled on the face of the earth, swum the depths of the ocean or soared through the skies left its imprint here.
~By Robert M. Fresco ~


It is important to remember that the Pacific Ocean covers a quarter of the world's surface and that each Pacific country has its own cultural, historical and ethnic identity.
~By Jenny Shipley ~


That includes not cutting down the rain forest, and stop polluting the ocean because once we kill the coral reefs and the rain forest, this earth is toast.
~By Michael Berryman ~


The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
~By William Wordsworth ~


Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.
~By Ryunosuke Satoro ~


This is the moment when we must come together to save this planet. Let us resolve that we will not leave our children a world where the oceans rise and famine spreads and terrible storms devastate our lands.
~By Barack Obama ~


Do you want Columbus to go across the ocean, or do you want to put a message in a bottle and hope that it lands somewhere? I'd rather have actual people be there. Whether they look like Americans or like the inhabitants of some other country, depends on who has the most drive.
~By Kevin J. Anderson ~


No one would have crossed the ocean if he could have gotten off the ship in the storm.
~By Charles Kettering ~


We are imprisoned in the realm of life, like a sailor on his tiny boat, on an infinite ocean.
~By Anna Freud ~


It is said that many children who live in the central provinces, away from the ocean, have a great longing to see it. I who had never been away from the monotonous country surrounding us looked forward eagerly to seeing the mountains.
~By Pierre Loti ~


But more wonderful than the lore of old men and the lore of books is the secret lore of ocean.
~By H. P. Lovecraft ~


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.
~By Simone Schwarz-Bart ~


You're not a wave, you're a part of the ocean.
~By Mitch Albom ~


The movie that's had the most effect on me is Jaws. To this day when I'm in the ocean, I'm hearing that music.
~By Judd Nelson ~


In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
~By James Russell Lowell ~


There's a lot to be said about what's happening to our ocean, big companies polluting it with their oil and all the raw garbage that's being spilled in there.
~By Lloyd Bridges ~


Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light; every eye, looking on, finds its own.
~By Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton ~


Ocean is more ancient than the mountains, and freighted with the memories and the dreams of Time.
~By H. P. Lovecraft ~


Simultaneously with the establishment of the Constitution, Virginia ceded to the United States her domain, which then extended to the Mississippi, and was even claimed to extend to the Pacific Ocean.
~By William H. Seward ~


I like to make all kinds of movies. I'd do 'Ocean's Thirteen' with the right script.
~By Steven Soderbergh ~


I feel as though I have lived many lives, experienced the heights and depths of each and like the waves of the ocean, never known rest. Throughout the years, I have looked always for the unusual, for the wonderful, for the mysteries at the heart of life.
~By Leni Riefenstahl ~


It isn't the oceans which cut us off from the world - it's the American way of looking at things.
~By Henry Miller ~


The fact is that ours is the first generation that can look disease and extreme poverty in the eye, look across the ocean to Africa, and say this, and mean it. We do not have to stand for this. A whole continent written off - we do not have to stand for this.
~By Bono ~


Whatever be the qualities of the man with whom a woman is united according to the law, such qualities even she assumes, like a river, united with the ocean.
~By Guru Nanak ~


I filmed underwater for two days in the open ocean with dolphins.
~By Kathleen Quinlan ~


There is no sea more dangerous than the ocean of practical politics none in which there is more need of good pilotage and of a single, unfaltering purpose when the waves rise high.
~By Thomas Huxley ~


Often extinctions in the ocean occur at the same time as those on land. Then again, the ice age extinctions lost many big animals, but not many sea faring ones.
~By Robert T. Bakker ~


Since writing JAWS, I've been lucky enough to do close to forty television shows about wildlife in the oceans, and yes, I have been attacked by sea creatures once in a while.
~By Peter Benchley ~


May this house stand until an ant drinks the ocean and a tortoise circles the world.
~By Jonathan Carroll ~


The sea has now changed from it's natural, to river coloured water, the probable consequence of some streams falling into the bay, or into the ocean to the north of it, through the low land.
~By George Vancouver ~


We all have an edge. We all are floating our psyche on top with a great ocean underneath.
~By Brad Dourif ~

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