Quotes of river

  1. Time is the substance from which I am made. Time is a river which carries me along, but I am the river it is a tiger that devours me, but I am the tiger; it is a fire that consumes me, but I am the fire. – Jorge Luis Borges
  2. Delaware River Power Squadron is dedicated to boating safety through education and civic activities in several locations in Philadelphia while also serving the boating public throughout southern Pennsylvania, the Delaware River and the Chesapeake Bay. – Robert A. Brady
  3. I like the evening in India, the one magic moment when the sun balances on the rim of the world, and the hush descends, and ten thousand civil servants drift homeward on a river of bicycles, brooding on the Lord Krishna and the cost of living. – James Cameron
  4. The other work we started in 1992, it is called Over the River Project for the Arkansas River in the state of Colorado, we haven't got the permit yet. And, we are working at both of those, trying to get the permit. Therefore, we do not know which one will be realized next. – Christo
  5. Fame, like the river is narrowest where it is bred, and broadest afar off. – William Davenant
  6. When a role for a young guy is being offered to me, I think of River Phoenix. It feels like a loss. – Leonardo DiCaprio
  7. 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
  8. To connect with the great river we all need a path, but when you get down there there's only one river – Matthew Fox
  9. Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non -being. Most of them run up and down only on this side of the river But those who when they know the law follow the path of the law, they shall reach the other shore and go beyond the realm of death. – Horace
  10. We gathered all the stock we could find, and made an attempt to move. We left many of our horses and cattle in Wallowa. We lost several hundred in crossing the river – Chief Joseph
  11. I have been out again on the river rowing. I find nothing new. – Fanny Kemble
  12. One of the first things I did as a new Member of Congress was help form a bipartisan Mississippi River Caucus so we could work together from both the North and the South in order to draw attention to the resources that are needed along the Mississippi River – Ron Kind
  13. John the Baptist, who we are told was related by blood to Jesus, was preaching the impending judgement of God, urging repentance and moral reform, and baptizing in the Jordan River those who responded. – Kenneth Scott Latourette
  14. While the river of life glides along smoothly, it remains the same river only the landscape on either bank seems to change. – Max Muller
  15. I want all the interested parties to come together and develop a solution that provides additional water and helps the lower Arkansas River communities thrive again. – Ken Salazar

Usage examples for river

  1. He guessed the girl was coming up the river – The Heart of Unaga by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. I was looking at the river and thinking how pleasant it would be to go out on it, if we could. – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  3. But the river my dear! – Countess Kate by Charlotte M. Yonge
  4. I cannot go by way of the river – Opera Stories from Wagner by Florence Akin
  5. Down to the river with Harvey, mamma. – A Little Florida Lady by Dorothy C. Paine
  6. And keep on up river till you meet another man coming down. – Wanderers by Knut Hamsun
  7. Tell us where the river is, so that we may get there as soon as possible. – The Grey Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
  8. I pushed him into that terrible river – The Eye of Dread by Payne Erskine
  9. You came down river on the 'Eb and Flo, ' didn't you?" – Jess of the Rebel Trail by H. A. Cody
  10. River crossin's comin' up. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  11. He heard the river – The Hidden Places by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  12. Having passed the river in a day and a half, they came to a town called Capachiqui. – A Narrative of the expedition of Hernando de Soto into Florida published at Evora in 1557 by A Gentleman of Elvas
  13. That is some way from the river – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  14. " All chance, mademoiselle," he answered, looking over her head toward the river – The Last Hope by Henry Seton Merriman
  15. Beside them was the river – The Trail to Yesterday by Charles Alden Seltzer
  16. Has your ladyship ever seen the river from the next room? – The Marquis of Lossie by George MacDonald
  17. The river was roarin'. – The Crisis, Complete by Winston Churchill Last Updated: March 6, 2009
  18. No, no- unsartain as the river is, you'd better keep still. – Mabel's Mistake by Ann S. Stephens
  19. It was found in the river at Athlone. – An Illustrated History of Ireland from AD 400 to 1800 by Mary Frances Cusack
  20. But what a river – The Poems of Henry Van Dyke by Henry Van Dyke

Rhymes for river