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As a species, we've always been discoverers and adventurers, and space and the deep ocean are some of the last frontiers.
We know about man's impact on the ocean in terms of fishing and overfishing, but we don't really know much about what's happening underneath the water. And in fact, shipping has a role to play here, because shipping noise has contributed to damaging the acoustic habitats of ocean creatures.
Those who want to row on the ocean of human knowledge do not get far, and the storm drives those out of their course who set sail.
If the workers took a notion they could stop all speeding trains; every ship upon the ocean they can tie with mighty chains.
For some reason surfing... I'm not scared of the ocean so the risk doesn't seem as great to me.
As long as there's a body of water nearby, I'm happy. Pools don't count. I like diving into the ocean and coming out refreshed.
There's no one here in America swimming the Pacific Ocean - or the Atlantic, or the Caribbean - to leave this place. The reason why is because of the freedom. Freedom for a man to mark out his own destiny. It's not, 'Hey, you have so much.'
Under the big political umbrella, a man is just like a leaf in the ocean, with no control of his destiny and does not have any choice.
I'll paddle board, swim in the ocean, roll in the sand, soak up the sun, eat good food, be with friends and family and go fishing with my dad.
As a kid, I did some running but especially loved biking and swimming. I grew up on Long Island, and our mom took us all the time to the ocean, so I grew up doing open-water swimming in the Atlantic.
In Soviet times, the border was closed, so we couldn't get out of the country, and I had been reading Robinson Crusoe. I wanted to see the ocean, I wanted to see boats, I wanted to see black people, because we didn't have that in the Soviet Union. I was all excited by that stuff.
Can ye fathom the ocean, dark and deep, where the mighty waves and the grandeur sweep?
I've always lived by the ocean, and I always will. There's nothing like taking a walk and being able to smell the ocean breeze.
Kidney transplants seem so routine now. But the first one was like Lindbergh's flight across the ocean.
With epidemics, people have been standing on the shore, waiting for the gusher to hit the ocean. But to prevent epidemics, you have to look at the various little sources that feed into the river.
Animals in general have always been my passion, project, crusade - whatever you want to call it! The ocean is such a huge, beautiful thing that I feel like we all take for granted.
I really enjoy writing novels. It's like the ocean. You can just build a boat and take off.
Ocean rowing is very much what you make it. Rowing technique is pretty irrelevant on the ocean. It's the psychology that's important.
That includes not cutting down the rain forest, and stop polluting the ocean because once we kill the coral reefs and the rain forest, this earth is toast.
I have always had a very natural connection to the water, and that connection stems from the ocean itself.
I had more fun making Traffic than either of the Ocean's films.
The vast Pacific Ocean has ample space for China and the United States. We welcome a constructive role by the United States in promoting peace, stability and prosperity in the region. We also hope that the United States will fully respect and accommodate the major interests and legitimate concerns of Asia-Pacific countries.
The most venomous animal that lives in the ocean is the box jellyfish. And every one of those barbs is sending that venom into this central nervous system. So first I feel like boiling hot oil I've been dipped in. And I'm yelling out, 'Fire! Fire! Fire! Fire! Help me! Somebody help me!' And the next thing is paralysis.
Well, I am a giant pansy and freak out if seaweed touches my leg in the ocean.
I am a big Vespa enthusiast, and I enjoy the state park aspect of California. It's awfully nice to ride my little scooter through the mountains and then wind up at the ocean.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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