Flood Quotes

The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast fa...

The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast face aglow with perspiration. Stiff as wire, her lungs on fire, with just the briefest pause -- then flooding through her memory, the echoes of old applause" ~Neil Peart RIP (Rush - Losing It)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 29
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"The night-sea journey may be absurd, but here we swim, will-w...

"The night-sea journey may be absurd, but here we swim, will-we nill-we, against the flood, onward and upward, toward a Shore that may not exist and couldn't be reached if it did." - John Barth
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 14
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"Yet my eyes are drawn toward, the mountain in the east. Fascinates and captivates, gives my...

"Yet my eyes are drawn toward, the mountain in the east. Fascinates and captivates, gives my heart no peace. The mountain holds the sunrise, in the prison of the night. Till bursting forth from rocky chains, the valley floods with light." ~Neil Peart (Rush - The Fountain of Lamneth
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 08
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β€œDon’t be overwise; fling yourself straight into life, wit...

β€œDon’t be overwise; fling yourself straight into life, without deliberation; don’t be afraid - the flood will bear you to the bank and set you safe on your feet again.” - Dostoevsky
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 16
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Be kinder to yourself. A...

Be kinder to yourself. And then let your kindness flood the world. Pema Chodron
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 12
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''Censorship no longer works by hiding information from you; censorshi...

''Censorship no longer works by hiding information from you; censorship works by flooding you with immense amount of misinformation - of irrelevant information- until you are just unable to focus". -Yuval Noah Harari
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 28
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"No single rai...

"No single raindrop thinks it caused the flood".
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 21
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"No individual raindro...

"No individual raindrop ever considers itself responsible for the flood."
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 17
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" The mountain holds the sunrise in the prison of the ni...

" The mountain holds the sunrise in the prison of the night, til bursting forth from rocky chains, the valley floods with light." ~Neil Peart (Rush - The Fountain of Lamneth)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 30
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"When the rain comes and floods...

"When the rain comes and floods this rock, will you sink or swim, drown or fight your way to shore"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 15
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"Here comes the orator! With hi...

"Here comes the orator! With his flood of words, and his drop of reason." β€”Benjamin Franklin (1735)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Nov 02
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Be kinder to yoursel...

Be kinder to yourself. And then let your kindness flood the world.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 17
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β€œAs long as I live, I'll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing. I'll interpret the r...

β€œAs long as I live, I'll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing. I'll interpret the rocks, learn the language of flood, storm, & the avalanche. I'll acquaint myself with the glaciers and wild gardens, & get as near the heart of the world as I can.” ―John Muir
πŸ“…οΈŽ May 01
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Maybe love is like rain. Sometimes gentle, sometimes torrential, flo...

Maybe love is like rain. Sometimes gentle, sometimes torrential, flooding, eroding, joyful, steady, filling the earth, collecting in underground springs. When it rains, when we love, life grows. β€” Carol Gilligan
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 01
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"Criticism without suggestion is like trying to...

"Criticism without suggestion is like trying to stop flood with flood and put out fire with fire. It will surely be without worth." Mozi, philosopher
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 03
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"There’s no better way to overpower a t...

"There’s no better way to overpower a trickle of doubt than with a flood of naked truth." - Frank Underwood, House of Cards
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 01
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ο»Ώβ€œAny community that gets its laughs by pretending to be ...

ο»Ώβ€œAny community that gets its laughs by pretending to be idiots will eventually be flooded by actual idiots who mistakenly believe that they're in good company.” -Rene Descartes
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jul 27
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No single raindro...

No single raindrop believes it is to blame for the flood.
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 24
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β€œThe key element of social control is the strategy of distraction that is to divert public att...

β€œThe key element of social control is the strategy of distraction that is to divert public attention from important issues and changes decided by political and economic elites, through the technique of flood or flooding continuous distractions and insignificant information." -Noam Chomsky
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 14
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"Look at the rain and see fertilizer instead of...

"Look at the rain and see fertilizer instead of a flood. If you want the lushest green of life, the gray is part of the natural cycle." -Tim Ferriss
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 15
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The single raindrop ...

The single raindrop never feels responsible for the flood - unknown
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 15
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At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my ...

At ebb tide I wrote a line upon the sand, and gave it all my heart and all my soul. At flood tide I returned to read what I had inscribed and found my ignorance upon the shore.(Khalil Gibran)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Sep 03
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"If you call one thing vile and another precious, if yo...

"If you call one thing vile and another precious, if you praise success and blame failure, you will flood the world with thieves, soldiers, and businessmen." --Thomas Merton
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 17
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β€œAre you upset little friend? Have you been lying awake worrying? Well, don't w...

β€œAre you upset little friend? Have you been lying awake worrying? Well, don't worry...I'm here. The flood waters will recede, the famine will end, the sun will shine tomorrow, and I will always be here to take care of you.” - Charles M. Schulz
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jun 09
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"There is a tide in the affairs o...

"There is a tide in the affairs of men. Which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune;" - W. Shakespeare
πŸ“…οΈŽ Apr 27
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"There is a tide in the affairs of men ...

"There is a tide in the affairs of men which, taken at the flood, lead on to fortune." ~ William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 17
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