Quotes About Water…That Make You Think

This week we thought we would take a lighter, and wider look at the nature of water. We’ve collected a number of quotes that use the idea of water to make us think….

“Filthy water cannot be washed.”- West African Proverb

“When the well’s dry, we know the worth of water.”- Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), Poor Richard’s Almanac, 1746

“Water is the driving force of all nature.”
– Leonardo da Vinci

“Water is precious; it is the very source of life and a free gift from the Creator.”
– Desmond M. Tutu

“Mind is just like water. When agitated, it is difficult to see what lies beneath. When settled, the answers come to the surface.”

“Stop watering the weeds in your life, and start watering the flowers.”

“Anyone who can solve the problems of water will be worthy of two Nobel prizes – one for peace and one for science.”
– John F. Kennedy

“The grass is greener, where you water it.”

“In every glass of water we drink, some of the water has already passed through fishes, trees, bacteria, worms in the soil, and many other organisms, including people. . .Living systems cleanse water and make it fit, among other things, for human consumption.” – Elliot A. Norse, in R.J. Hoage, ed., Animal Extinctions, 1985

Post on 30 Sep 2014 by Water Well Drilling Enthusiast

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