River Related Quotes



Like the dew on the mountain, like the foam on the river, like the bubble on the fountain, thou art gone, and for ever!

Walter Scott


“It's not like there's five tankers on the Mississippi River with the old stuff.”

Dave Sykuta


There's a boy across the river with an ass like a peach; alas I was no swimmer and lost my Clementine.

William S. Burroughs


I'm drowning in whiskey river.

Willie Nelson


'Mystic River' just smelled interesting to me. So I read it and liked it right away. Even the dialogue in it was great.

Clint Eastwood


Putting your hand into a river, you simultaneously touch the last of what is passing and the first of what is coming.

Leonardo Da Vinci


“We determined there was a small amount that likely made it into the river.”

Doug Williams


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.

Simone Schwarz-bart


Drink your wine. Laugh from your gut. Burden your moments with thankfulness. Be as empty as you can be when that clock winds down. Spend your life. And if time is a river, may you leave a wake.

N.d. Wilson


“You cannot step twice into the same river, for other waters are constantly flowing on.”

Heraclitus