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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.
Our knowledge is a little island in a great ocean of nonknowledge.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
In the ocean of baseness, the deeper we get, the easier the sinking.
James Russell Lowell
The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach.
A woman's heart is a deep ocean of secrets.
On life's vast ocean diversely we sail. Reasons the card, but passion the gale.
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.
I'm an ocean, because I'm really deep. If you search deep enough you can find rare exotic treasures.
Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.
Metaphysics is a dark ocean without shores or lighthouse, strewn with many a philosophic wreck.
The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
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.
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.
Towns oftener swamp one than carry one out onto the big ocean of life.
David Herbert Lawrence
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.
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 don't know if you can change things, but it's a drop in the ocean.
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.
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.
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.
Hostility comes from loneliness, from not seeing yourself like a drop falling into the ocean of humanity like everyone else.
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.
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.
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.
Every drop in the ocean counts.
Ever since I was a child I've always been very attracted to melodies. Whether I hear Jeff Beck, a choir, an ocean or the wind, there's always a melody in there.
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.
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