Quotes of waters

  1. Some of them profess to be well acquainted with all the principal waters of the Columbia, with which they assured me these waters had no connection short of the ocean. – William Henry Ashley
  2. He gave us the lakes for our Northern boundary, and the rivers stretching to the seas upon whose waters floats our commerce to the nations of the world; while man has done all that can be done by science to bind us together. – John Brough
  3. Thine eyes are springs in whose serene And silent waters heaven is seen. Their lashes are the herbs that look On their young figures in the brook. – William C. Bryant
  4. The earth together with its surrounding waters must in fact have such a shape as its shadow reveals, for it eclipses the moon with the arc of a perfect circle. – Nicolaus Copernicus
  5. James Cotton is a real blues guy, and he played with Muddy Waters and it surprised me that they would want me to make a record with them, that he called me to do this record. I'd never done anything like that before. But I love blues, so I was very happy. – Charlie Haden
  6. Congress did a good thing back in 1995 in passing the Deep Water Royalty Relief Act. That act did a simple thing. It provided automatic royalty relief for new leases for 5 years in the deep waters of the Gulf of Mexico. – Bobby Jindal
  7. Pleasant it is, when over a great sea the winds trouble the waters to gaze from shore upon another's great tribulation; not because any man's troubles are a delectable joy, but because to perceive you are free of them yourself is pleasant. – Lucretius
  8. When the scheme for the construction of a railroad from Baltimore to the waters of the Ohio River first began to take form, the United States had barely emerged from the Revolutionary period. – John Moody
  9. I was staying with my sister and messing around with the guitar every day for my own amusement. Then she took me around and introduced me to Muddy Waters Jimmy Rogers, Little Walter, and the first time I saw that onstage, it inspired me to play. I thought that was the world. – Otis Rush
  10. So I went out and bought Hard Again by Muddy Waters That was a big learning curve. I listened to that album again and again and again. James Cotton was the harmonica player on that album. – Sonny Terry
  11. I love John Waters There's stuff in it that's beyond the boundaries of my taste, but his movies have always been like that. – Tracey Ullman
  12. We fought during 'The Wall,' which was an album Waters wrote, based on his family story, we clashed long before that, during the period of the Dark Side and 'Wish You Were Here.' Actually, we never got along. – Rick Wright
  13. Come away, O human child: To the waters and the wild with a fairy, hand in hand, For the world's more full of weeping than you can understand. – William Butler Yeats
  14. I heard the old, old, men say 'all that's beautiful drifts away, like the waters – William Butler Yeats

Usage examples for waters

  1. " But not so well for the fish in the other waters remarked Charlie. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. He noticed the woman going into the water, and naturally thought that she was going to bathe; but when he saw her going far into deep waters some suspicion arose in his mind. – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  3. Perhaps not, Walcott replied, in his low, musical tones, but stolen waters are often sweetest. – At the Time Appointed by A. Maynard Barbour
  4. The waters will be six miles deep. – The Second Deluge by Garrett P. Serviss
  5. It will thus be seen that, when she finally sailed out of English waters she was very short- handed. – The Voyage of the Aurora by Harry Collingwood
  6. I dinna care for ony o' thae aeryated waters – St. Cuthbert's by Robert E. Knowles
  7. It is true, earlier feelings would sometimes return, but with no force, and after moving the waters of her quiet spirit for a moment, would tremble into rest. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  8. I reached the lake and gazed out upon its quiet waters with satisfaction. – The House of a Thousand Candles by Meredith Nicholson
  9. Then what has troubled the quiet waters of your spirit? – Home Scenes, and Home Influence A Series of Tales and Sketches by T. S. Arthur
  10. There wasn't a yacht on these waters that could show him her heels, not even my own. – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath
  11. Thence, he being to go out of town to- morrow, to drink Banbury waters I to the Duke of York, to attend him about business of the Office; and find him mighty free to me, and how he is concerned to mend things in the Navy himself, and not leave it to other people. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  12. Let your rest be perfect in its season, like the rest of waters that are still. – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton
  13. " I thought I saw something yonder far away where Quilla's footsteps make the waters bright," he said, speaking in his own language in which now we often talked together. – The Virgin of the Sun by H. R. Haggard
  14. There's nothing upon the waters or under them that could stand against a thing like that." – The World Peril of 1910 by George Griffith
  15. The other was Helene, and it seemed to me that her eyes met mine across the waters and drew them. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  16. There were waters at Littlebath which she might drink for a month or two with great advantage to her system. – Miss Mackenzie by Anthony Trollope
  17. Hardly a ripple disturbed the waters and the air kissed the cheek like the touch of an angel's wing. – An I.D.B. in South Africa by Louise Vescelius-Sheldon
  18. It appears most dangerous opposite to Sigtuna, Sweden's old royal city: the lake is broad here; the waves rise as if they were the waters of the ocean; the boats rock- it is fearful to look at! – Pictures of Sweden by Hans Christian Andersen
  19. So he took off a part of the roof, and looked out, and saw that there was dry land all around the ark, and the waters were no longer everywhere. – The Wonder Book of Bible Stories by Compiled by Logan Marshall
  20. I made the waters – The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians by E. A. Wallis Budge

Rhymes for waters