Quotation Explorer - 'Swimming'

Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal.
He is the better equipped for life. As for swimming, who has the less to carry. - Apuleius
An adventurous life does not necessarily mean climbing mountains, swimming with sharks, or jumping off cliffs. It means risking yourself by leaving a little piece of you behind in all those you meet along the way. - Shawna Grapentin
i had a dream that there were these huge indoor swimming pools called 'lobbies' that poor people used to do mass amounts of laundry - Megan Boyle
With high hope and optimism, start swimming with time. - Debasish Mridha
Better to be happy with the cod fish in your plate now, than to linger for the taste of a tuna that is still swimming in the sea. - Dennis E. Adonis
Thinking is a human feature. Will AI someday really think? That's like asking if submarines swim. If you call it swimming then robots will think, yes. - Noam Chomsky
How she felt when he kissed her- like a tub of roses swimming in honey, cologne, nutmeg and blackberries. - Samuel Sullivan Cox
Like swimming squirrels, you navigate with the help of Heaven and a stiff breeze, but you never land where you hope to—do you? - Robert W. Chambers
I always read. You know how sharks have to keep swimming or they die? I’m like that. If I stop reading, I die. - Patrick Rothfuss
You better start swimming, or you'll sink like a stone. Because the Time's they are a-changing. - Bob Dylan
No More Games. No More Bombs. No More Walking. No More Fun. No More Swimming. 67. That is 17 years past 50. 17 more than I needed or wanted. Boring. I am always bitchy. No Fun for anybody. 67. You are getting Greedy. Act your old age. Relax This won't hurt - Hunter S. Thompson
Only a foolish child would go swimming in the river that swallowed his father. - Bamigboye Olurotimi
One does not become a great swimmer by swimming in shallow waters. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Somebody said to me, 'But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.' That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, 'Now, let's write a swimming pool. - Paul McCartney
Love is the language of life and all others are transient epi-phenomena. Like a fish, we are swimming in the ocean of love. We are so busy seeking love that we don’t realize we are swimming in love. - Debasish Mridha
The truth is always an abyss. One must as in a swimming pool dare to dive from the quivering springboard of trivial everyday experience and sink into the depths, in order to later rise again laughing and fighting for breath to the now doubly illuminated surface of things. - Franz Kafka
We are not living. We are swimming in water called time. When our bodies get tired, we drowned and die. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
Those with calling also find wealth, so jump and start swimming towards your true self. - Ryan Lilly
Not knowing that I am in the ocean of love, I am swimming to reach the island of love. - Debasish Mridha
Our story is the raft we ride in our ocean of life. We cling to it even while we might lament our story because it feels safer to be on the raft than swimming in the currents of possibilities. When you are ready for change, jump off the raft and swim with a different story. - Jeanne McElvaney
When mankind is drowning in a multitude of problems, swimming is not the solution. The solution is reaching higher ground which is the ultimate salvation. - Debasish Mridha
The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it. - Woodrow Wilson
The majestic mountain is swimming in the eternal lake of beauty, love, and tranquility. - Debasish Mridha
Walking on water is easier than swimming. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I would rather go swimming with great white sharks than wade in romance 'cause I can never find the courage to ask her to dinner or even to dance. - Adam Young (Owl City), The Yacht Club
You might pass by those who're stuck in the bottle neck while you are swimming in your whiskey, be kind ! - Farid F. Ibrahim
We are always swimming in the ocean of love, but most of the time, we just don't realize it. - Debasish Mridha
It's only when the tide goes out that you discover who's been swimming naked. - Warren Buffett
His reading suggested a man swimming in the sea among the wreckage of his ship, and trying to save his life by greedily clutching first at one spar and then at another. - Anton Chekhov
Don't judge a lion by its swimming abilities. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Probably went swimming and got eaten by a pineapple. - Terry Pratchett
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