Letter to Ella Wolfe, "Wednesday 13," 1938, quoted in Frida: A Biography of Frida Kahlo by Hayden Herrera (1983) ISBN 0-06-091127-1 , p.197. In a footnote (p.467), Herrera writes that Kahlo had heard this joke from her friend, the poet José Frías.
Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it.
Old Mathews drank to drown sorrow, which is the strongest swimmer in the world.henry lawson
Why do I cry when the tears never dry, Why do I drown when I look through your eyes?G-Eazy
Make the coming hour o’erflow with joy, And pleasure drown the brim.
Up the hill where stucco houses inVirginia creeper drown And my childish wave of pity, seeing children carrying down Sheaves of drooping dandelions to the courts of Kentish Town.
Love isstrong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame. Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the substance of his house for love, it would utterly be contemned.Bible (Old Testament)
O more than moon, Draw not up seas to drown me in thy sphere, Weep me not dead, in thine arms, but forbear To teach the sea what it may do too soon.john donne
Sure there was wine Before my sighs did dry it; there was corn Before my tears did drown it. 398George Herbert
You drown not by falling into a river, but by staying submerged in it.paulo coelho
To encourage children into Rock Music is to place them into the white hot arms of Molech and the beat and power behind the music will drown out the cries of your child as occultic powers consume him and drag him into the fires of hell!ray comfort
And why does this same God tell me how to raise my children when he had to drown his?
Whilst the misguided Follower climbs with Pain, Mountains of Whimsies, heapt in his own Brain, Stumbling from Thought to Thought, falls headlong down Into Doubt’s boundless Sea, where like to drown, Books bear him up a-while, and make him try To swim with Bladders of Philosophy.wilmot, john, 2nd earl of rochester
Drink today, and drown all sorrow; You shall perhaps not do't tomorrow.
Self-righteousness is a loud din raised to drown the voice of guilt within us.Eric Hoffer
They kept it up until the very end. Only the engulfing ocean had power to drown them into silence.steve turner
The more pity that great folk should have countenance in this world to drown or hang themselves, more than their even Christian.william shakespeare
And deeper than did ever plummet sound, I'll drown my book.william shakespeare
O, train me not, sweet mermaid, with thy note, To drown me in thy sister's flood of tears.william shakespeare
A mermaid found a swimming lad Picked him for her own, Pressed her body to his body, Laughed; and plunging down Forgot in cruel happiness That even lovers drown.
A tunnel underneath the sea from Calais straight to Dover, Sir, The squeamish folks may cross by land from shore to shore, With sluices made to drown the French, if e'er they would come over, Sir, Has long been talk'd of, till at length 'tis thought a monstrous bore.
There’s some ill planet reigns: I must be patient till the heavens look With an aspect more favourable. Good my lords, I am not prone to weeping, as our sex Commonly are the want of which vain dew Perchance shall dry your pities but I have That honourable grief lodg’d here, which burns Worse than tears drown. Beseech you all, my lords, With thoughts so qualified as your charities Shall best instruct you, measure me; and so The king’s will be perform’d!
drown in the heart-torn world of nothingness! I shall scatter your heart to the empty winds! This... is the... heart... of a hero.
drown into my eyes and see the wanderer.
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