Quotes containing word "water"

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Sell also: irrigate, pee, piddle, piss, urine

Definitions and meanings of word "water"

• Noun: binary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent

• Noun: the part of the earth's surface covered with water (such as a river or lake or ocean); examples: "they invaded our territorial waters", "they were sitting by the water's edge"

• Noun: a facility that provides a source of water; examples: "the town debated the purification of the water supply", "first you have to cut off the water"

• Noun: once thought to be one of four elements composing the universe (Empedocles)

• Noun: liquid excretory product; examples: "there was blood in his urine", "the child had to make water"

• Noun: a fluid necessary for the life of most animals and plants; example: "he asked for a drink of water"

• Verb: supply with water, as with channels or ditches or streams; example: "Water the fields"

• Verb: provide with water; example: "We watered the buffalo"

• Verb: secrete or form water, as tears or saliva; examples: "My mouth watered at the prospect of a good dinner", "His eyes watered"

• Verb: fill with tears; example: "His eyes were watering"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "water"

Billy Tauzin
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Born Monday 14 June 1943
W. C. Fields
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Thursday 29 January 1880 - Wednesday 25 December 1946
Michael Phelps
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Michelle Rodriguez
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Born Wednesday 12 July 1978
Theodore White
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William Scranton
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Thursday 19 July 1917 - Sunday 28 July 2013
Miguel de Cervantes
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Jerry Costello
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Born Sunday 25 September 1949
Joe Baca
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Amanda Beard
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Marjory Stoneman Douglas
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Monday 7 April 1890 - Thursday 14 May 1998
Lao Tzu
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It's the board I had a problem with. I could totally handle being in the water and stuff. I came here to do my own stunts. Water! Ocean! Action! Big waves! That water, that water has tamed me. You can feel that the world is connected to it.

Michelle Rodriguez

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A liberal is a person who believes that water can be made to run uphill. A conservative is someone who believes everybody should pay for his water. I'm somewhere in between: I believe water should be free, but that water flows downhill.

Theodore White

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The water was like a physiological stimuli to the subconscious that overwhelmed people with too much psychoanalytical material, you might say. People could do 10 breathing sessions without the water, and then they did breathing sessions in the water.

Leonard Orr

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It's a beautiful thing, diving into the cool crisp water and then just sort of being able to pull your body through the water and the water opening up for you.

Dawn Fraser

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Gravity pulls our bodily fluids down, like water in a glass goes to the bottom part of a glass. In space, the water doesn't stay in the bottom of the glass. It distributes itself evenly over time throughout the entire volume of the glass.

Laurel Clark

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The miracle of light pours over the green and brown expanse of saw grass and of water, shining and slowly moving, the grass and water that is the meaning and the central fact of the Everglades. It is a river of grass.

Marjory Stoneman Douglas

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My books are water; those of the great geniuses are wine - everybody drinks water.

Marilyn French

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There's something wrong with a mother who washes out a measuring cup with soap and water after she's only measured water in it.

Erma Bombeck

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The water in a vessel is sparkling; the water in the sea is dark. The small truth has words which are clear; the great truth has great silence.

Rabindranath Tagore

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My books are like water; those of the great geniuses are wine. (Fortunately) everybody drinks water.

Mark Twain

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The powder is mixed with water and tastes exactly like powder mixed with water.

Art Buchwald

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By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water.

Aeschylus

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Venice, Italy, survives 365 days out of every year in water; New Orleans can survive a few days of water if it has to.

Billy Tauzin

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I never used to drink water. I am drinking six liters of water every day now. That's the key.

Warren Cuccurullo

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I consider it top priority to improve water quality and increase water quantity in my community.

Joe Baca

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To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don't grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead you relax, and float.

Alan Watts

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Well, Art is Art, isn't it? Still, on the other hand, water is water. And east is east and west is west and if you take cranberries and stew them like applesauce they taste much more like prunes than rhubarb does. Now you tell me what you know.

Groucho Marx

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This morning of the small snow I count the blessings, the leak in the faucet which makes of the sink time, the drop of the water on water.

Charles Olson

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Ranchers need clean water for their stock, farmers need it for their crops, every employer needs it to stay in business, and every living thing needs it for life... The law needs to be clear to protect water quality and the rights of landowners.

Mark Udall

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Destiny is the prison and chain of the ignorant. Understand that destiny like the water of the Nile: Water before the faithful, blood before the unbeliever.

Muhammad Iqbal

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