Quotations About / On: SWIMMING
You are swimming in your sins because, you don't want the truth.
Who swim versus the current loiter and ache, and who ride a wave sprint in seconds.
(Who head common people win...)
Before you learn how to swim you will drink water.
He who constantly swims in the ocean loves dry land.
(Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860-1904), Russian author, playwright. Letter, September 16, 1891, to E.M. Shavrova. Complete Works and Letters in Thirty Volumes, Letters, vol. 4, p. 273, "Nauka" (1976).)
All good writing is swimming under water and holding your breath.
(F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940), U.S. author. Letter (undated) to his daughter Frances Scott Fitzgerald. The Crack-Up, ed. Edmund Wilson (1945).)
I would walk through the desert, I would walk down the aisle, I would swim all the oceans just to see you smile.
(I would walk through the desert, I would walk down the aisle, I would swim all the oceans just to see you smile.)
'When you truly dance, you dance yourself free. When you walk in the mountains or swim in the sea, again, you set yourself free.'
And you can never learn how to swim by watching others do it - you plunge into the waters!
(Learning anything new...)
Love is not dead, but is alive, and swimming in the sea of presumptive guesstimate and bombastic false hope.
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.
(Robert M. Fresco, and Jack Arnold. Dr. Matt Hastings (John Agar), Tarantula, Looking out at the desert. (1955).)