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Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
A woman's heart is a deep ocean of secrets.
When you're thirsty and it seems that you could drink the entire ocean that's faith; when you start to drink and finish only a glass or two that's science.
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
James Russell Lowell
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
If you live a life of make-believe, your life isn't worth anything until you do something that does challenge your reality. And to me, sailing the open ocean is a real challenge, because it's life or death.
Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.
I'm an ocean, because I'm really deep. If you search deep enough you can find rare exotic treasures.
Metaphysics is a dark ocean without shores or lighthouse, strewn with many a philosophic wreck.
The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
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.
Towns oftener swamp one than carry one out onto the big ocean of life.
David Herbert Lawrence
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.
I also derive a great deal of pleasure from horses and dogs... the ocean... and love.
Truth makes on the ocean of nature no one track of light; every eye, looking on, finds its own.
Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
I saw also that there was an ocean of darkness and death, but an infinite ocean of light and love, which flowed over the ocean of darkness.
If you don't die of thirst, there are blessings in the desert. You can be pulled into limitlessness, which we all yearn for, or you can do the beauty of minutiae, the scrimshaw of tiny and precise. The sky is your ocean, and the crystal silence will uplift you like great gospel music, or Neil Young.
I don't know if you can change things, but it's a drop in the ocean.
Individually, we are one drop. Together, we are an ocean.
No one would have crossed the ocean if he could have gotten off the ship in the storm.
New Yorkers only cross water for visual culture if the water is an ocean. The East River throws us for a huge loop. If we started going to Queens and the Bronx for visual culture, many of our rent, space, and crowding problems would be over indefinitely.
Hostility comes from loneliness, from not seeing yourself like a drop falling into the ocean of humanity like everyone else.
I kind of quit surfing when I got out of high school, but then a few years ago I started to take it up again. I'm not an expert by any means, but it's so wonderful to get out in the ocean and get a different perspective on things.
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.
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.
Surfing soothes me, it's always been a kind of Zen experience for me. The ocean is so magnificent, peaceful, and awesome. The rest of the world disappears for me when I'm on a wave.
Every drop in the ocean counts.
It seems that half the point of being in Miami Beach - particularly the northern end of South Beach - is to be observed by people-watchers like me, and the display along Ocean Drive during my visit was, as always, sublime.
We can see cities during the day and at night, and we can watch rivers dump sediment into the ocean, and see hurricanes form.
The advice I am giving always to all my students is above all to study the music profoundly... music is like the ocean, and the instruments are little or bigger islands, very beautiful for the flowers and trees.
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