Quotations About / On: WATER

  • 1.
    Relationship are much like grooming a flower, it needs proper watering. When watering of the flower seizes the flower starts to wither
    (Love)
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  • 2.
    The public easily confuses him who fishes in troubled waters with him who draws up water from the depths.
    (Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 2, p. 492, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Mixed Opinions and Maxims, aphorism 262, "Deep Waters and Troubled Waters," (1879).)
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  • 3.
    This is a red wine glass. Can I get my water in a water glass, please?
    (Michael Tolkin, U.S. screenwriter, and Robert Altman. Griffin Mill (Tim Robbins), The Player, having ordered bottled water at a restaurant (1992). Based on Tolkin's novel.)
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  • 4.
    A fresh blood should contain
    Some clean water,
    (Sanjibsaha Aniketa _ An Indian poet of 20th and 21st century.)
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  • 5.
    The grass is greener where you water it.
    (Derived from the axiom, 'The grass is greener on the other side.')
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  • 6.
    Water spider..silent slider..master glider..river rider
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 7.
    You cannot go into the same water twice.
    (Plato (c. 427-347 B.C.), Greek philosopher. Cratylus, 402 A....)
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  • 8.
    Friendship and money: oil and water.
    (Mario Puzo, U.S. author, screenwriter, and Francis Ford Coppola, U.S. director, screenwriter. Michael Corleone (Al Pacino), The Godfather III, said to the Archbishop after Corleone is informed that the corrupt clergyman is now in charge of the Vatican Bank and wants to do business with his friend Corleone (1990).)
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  • 9.
    Meditation and water are wedded for ever.
    (Herman Melville (1819-1891), U.S. author. Moby-Dick (1851), ch. 1, The Writings of Herman Melville, vol. 6, eds. Harrison Hayford, Hershel Parker, and G. Thomas Tanselle (1988).)
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  • 10.
    Ships are but boards, sailors but men; there be land-rats and water-rats, water-thieves and land-thieves, I mean pirates, and then there is the peril of waters, winds, and rocks.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Shylock, in The Merchant of Venice, act 1, sc. 3, l. 22-5. On Antonio's business ventures, his goods sent off on various ships; the heavy-handed joke on "pi-rats" marks Shylock's odd sense of humor.)
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