These descents of mine beneath the sea seemed to partake of a real cosmic character. First of all there was the complete and utter loneliness and isolation, a feeling wholly unlike the isolation felt when removed from fellow men by mere distance ... . It was a loneliness more akin to a first venture upon the moon or Venus than that from a plane in mid-ocean or a stance on Mount Everest: no whit more wonderful than these feats, but different.
I will go back to the great sweet mother, Mother and lover of men, the sea. I will go down to her, I and no other, Close with her, kiss her and mix her with me.algernon charles swinburne
I would love to do orange and lemon trees silhouetted against the blue sea, but I cannot find them the way I want them.Claude Monet
What a valiant woman. She braves the two greatest kings by land and sea. If she were not a heretic she would be worth a whole world.sixtus v (pope)
With whisper of her mellowing grain, With treble of brook and bud and tree, Earth joys for ever to sustain The bass eternal of the sea.roden noel
It was a touching answer of a Christian sailor, when asked why he remained so calm in a fearful storm, when the sea seemed ready to devour the ship. He was not sure that he could swim. "But," he said, "though I sink I shall only drop into the hollow of my Father's hand; for He holds all these waters there."
Want a towel on a chair In the sand by the sea, Want to look through my shades, And see you there with me.Kenny Chesney
I am monarch of all I survey, My right there is none to dispute; From the centre all round to the sea, I am lord of the fowl and the brute. O Solitude! where are the charms That sages have seen in thy face? Better dwell in the midst of alarms, Than reign in this horrible place.william cowper
I would that with sleepy, soft embraces The sea would fold mewould find me rest In luminous shades of her secret places, In depths where her marvels are manifest; So the earth beneath her should not discover My hidden couchnor the heaven above her As a strong love shielding a weary lover, I would have her shield me with shining breast.Adam Lindsay Gordon
The boys are dreaming wicked orofthebucking ranches of the night and the jolly-rogered sea.
In the study of such events we do well to remember that the hand once nailed to the tree holds the chain that binds the past, the present, and the future. His way is in the sea, His path is in the great waters, and His footsteps are not known. But wisdom marks His plans; truth and justice attend their development, and out of seeming evil He brings triumphant good.john lanahan
Something must be left to chance; nothing is sure in a sea fight above all.horatio nelson
Knowing that certain nights whose sweetness lingers will keep returning to the earth and sea after we are gone, yes, this helps us to die.Albert Camus
The best thing I know between France and England is the sea.Douglas William Jerrold
As two floating planks meet and part on the sea, O friend! so I met and then drifted from thee.
I have a large sea shell collection which I keep scattered on beaches all over the world. Maybe you've seen it.steven wright
How well he fell asleep! Like some proud river, widening toward the sea, calmly and grandly, silently and deep, life joined eternity.
Summer isles of Eden, lying in dark purple spheres of sea.
Whoever you are, motion and reflection are especially for you, The divine ship sails the divine sea for you.walt whitman
What fairy-like music steals over the sea, entrancing our senses with charmed melody?Wilson
"Several years ago, when I earned my crust as a policeman, I was chasing a gang of deer poachers across the North Yorkshire moors at dawn as the sun rose from the sea. Just as the diamond tip broke over the hill, the old bobby with me stopped and looked down to the valleys that stretched into the distance. "Look," he said, as if he had seen something for the first time. "God's kingdom, Adam's land - no finer place will you ever find." "
He is responsible because of the conspiracy and the plots for all that happened to the Jewish people from the shores of the Arctic Ocean to the Aegean sea, from the Pyrenees to the Urals.adolf eichmann