River Related Quotes



We are on the Colorado...that means something more to me than thoughts of electrical power or a harnessed river.

Barry Goldwater


Even the upper end of the river believes in the ocean.

William Stafford


Nothing matters at all. Survival is the coin of the realm. Time is a river with banks.

Barry N. Malzberg


Here at the edges, in the cracks and at the crossroads, stepping from shadow to shadow in the river of darkness that runs through the heart of Wink, he feels much more at home.

Robert Jackson Bennett


“Across the River and Into the Trees.”

Ernest Hemingway


“This is an unprecedented event in terms of devastation and scale. It's not like a spill on a river or a beach; you have small channels, canals, towns, levees. Everything here is complicated . . . and it's not a simple environment to assess damage in.”

Harry Roberts


“Anytime we can get more fish into the river it's a good thing. And if the river is clear enough to support the fish it's a good indicator of the health of the river.”

Ed Coe


What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else.

Hal Boyle


We made a good start toward preserving recreational areas like the Chattahoochee River.

Roy Barnes


Cautious, like crossing a river in the winter.

Laozi