Tides Related Quotes



We simply have to transition from an economy based almost exclusively on oil and coal and natural gas to one that's far more diversified, that uses solar energy, and wind energy, and the power of the tides, and bio-mass energy, and eventually, develops hydrogen.

William J. Clinton

#Diversified #Exclusively #Solar #Tides


When the tides of life turn against you And the current upsets your boat, Don't waste those tears on what might have been, Just lie on your back and float.

Edward Norton

#Boat #Float #Tides #Upsets


The happiest moments in any affair take place after the loved one has learned to accommodate the lover and before the maddening personality of either party has emerged like a jagged rock from the receding tides of lust and curiosity.

Quentin Crisp

#Accommodate #Happiest #Jagged #Tides


Someday, after mastering the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love, and then, for a second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire.

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

#God #Gravity #Harness #History #Mastering #Someday #Tides #Time #Waves #Winds


Always the edge of the sea remains an elusive and indefinable boundary. The shore has a dual nature, changing with the swing of the tides, belonging now to the land, now to the sea.

Rachel Carson

#Belonging #Elusive #Shore #Tides


Climate change is a reality and if left unchecked, rising ocean tides will harm Georgia's Atlantic coast and threaten our state's robust tourism and shipping industries.

James L. Barksdale

#Atlantic #Climate Change #Climate change #Coast #Georgia #Robust #Tides


Even in the slippery blur of heat and arms and noise, Lena affected everything in her wake, a pull as powerful as the moon to the tides, or the planets to the sun. I was caught in her orbit, even as she pulled away from mine.

Kami Garcia

#Planets #Pulled #Slippery #Tides


I saw the long line of the vacant shore, The sea-weed and the shells upon the sand, And the brown rocks left bare on every hand, As if the ebbing tide would flow no more.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

#Brown #Flow #Shells #Shore #Tides #Weed


Boredom is the thing that regularly arrives between excitements and episodes of meaning: it is as natural as the tides, and in it an artist can drown.

Eric Maisel

#Drown #Episodes #Regularly #Tides


[No one will be able to] deter the scientific mind from probing into the unknown any more than Canute could command the tides.

Warren E. Burger

#Deter #Scientific #Tides #Unknown