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"There is no lake at Camp Green Lake." - Louis Sachar

"Lake is jealous of mountain; mountain is jealous of lake!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Lake quiets, tired of my lies." - Deborah Ager

"In Lake Wobegon, we don't forget mistakes." - Garrison Keillor

"The lake of fire awaits my lady" - Alexandra Adornetto

"I took the lake between my legs." - Maxine Kumin

"This lake exceeds anything I ever beheld in beauty." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"The Mediterranean will be turned into an Italian lake." - Benito Mussolini

"A lake that is noisy cannot reflect anything" - Robert Adams

"Near the lake where drooped the willow, Long time ago!" - George Pope Morris

"My brain feels like a cool, deep lake." - Douglas Coupland

"The idea of it (draining Lake Powell) is absolutely ridiculous." - Jane D Hull

"February brings the rain, Thaws the frozen lake again." - Sara Coleridge

"Yeah! Bring it on lake!" -Coach Gleeson Hedge" - Rick Riordan

"Near the lake where drooped the willow, Long time ago!" - George Pope Morris

"I was busier than a beaver in a coffee lake." - Scott Adams

"A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable." - William Wordsworth

"And a wheat thin the size of Lake Tahoe." - Aaron Sorkin

"Lake Como has always been a magnet for the elite." - Janine Di Giovanni

"Marilyn Manson is simply too dangerous for Darien Lake." - Marilyn Manson

"Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake." - Wallace Stevens

"She's filing her nails while they are dragging the lake." - Elvis Costello

"I think it requires a bit of honesty, Swan Lake." - Graeme Murphy

"People conquered on different sides of the lake should be ruled on different sides of the lake." - Genghis Khan

"Little stones that are pelted into the lake of consciousness should not throw the whole lake into commotion." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"Wise man is a lake full with fishes; clever man is a fisherman who often visits this lake!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The mind is like a lake lashed into waves. Make the water of the lake clear and calm." - Swami Prabhavananda

"All of writing is a huge lake. There are great rivers that feed the lake, like Tolstoy or Dostoyevsky. And then there are mere trickles, like Jean Rhys. All that matters is feeding the lake. I don't matter. The lake matters. You must keep feeding the lake." - Jean Rhys

"The power of the river is to flow wildly! The power of the lake is to think calmly! Wise man both flows like a river and thinks lake a lake!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Most mystics do not want to read religious wisdom; they want to be it. A postcard of a beautiful lake is not a beautiful lake, and Sufis may be defined as those who dance in the lake." - Huston Smith

"Nile perch is a fish that was introduced into Lake Victoria. The reason that fish was introduced into Lake Victoria was because it was decided that the people living near the lake needed more proteins than they were getting." - Wangari Maathai

"The greatest efforts in sports came when the mind is as still as a glass lake." - Timothy Gallwey

"Lotta people don't know where Utah is but it in Salt Lake." - Karl Malone

"By mid-morning a rain as fine as silk spills was weaving over the lake." - Martha Ostenso

"If there were fish in the lake, fishing would make no sense." - Lech Walesa

"Who does' have a polo shirt? Only somebody from, like, Lake Minnetonka." - Scott Disick

"A man without courage is a boat in a frozen lake! Get rid of your fears!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Her pupils have taken on a lonely hue, like grey clouds reflected in a calm lake." - Haruki Murakami

"Look at the moon in the sky, not the one in the lake." - Rumi

"Make your heart like a lake, with calm, still surface, and great depths of kindness." - Laozi

"The swan on still St. Mary's lake Float double, swan and shadow!" - William Wordsworth

"I am here at Lake Tahoe and there is magic at 6,000 feet." - Frederick Lenz

"If he comes in the dark, then it's KYAG Time!" - Harkat Mulds (The Lake of Souls)" - Darren Shan

"A star is born in the teeth of the Lake Michigan wind." - Brent Musburger

"I am personally saddened and stunned by the tragic events that took place in Red Lake." - Collin Peterson

"There is justice in the world, Peter Lake, but it cannot be had without mystery." - Mark Helprin

"Talk not of the river or lake To those who have looked on the sea." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horsepond." - Thomas Love Peacock

"A facade of skyscrapers facing a lake and behind the facade, every type of dubiousness." - E M Forster

"Absolutely nothing was happening in my marriage. I nicknamed my waterbed, Lake Placid!" - Phyllis Diller

"No, I don't take soup. You can't build a meal on a lake." - Elsie de Wolfe

"There's a double beauty whenever a swan Swims on a lake with her double thereon." - Thomas Hood

"The country is an archipelago of lakes,-the lake-country of New England." - Henry David Thoreau

"Let us not compare the genius with the clever; ocean with the lake!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Who doesn't have a polo shirt? Only somebody from, like, Lake Minnetonka." - Scott Disick

"I love Salt Lake City. well. It's beautiful with all the great outdoors around you." - Peter Sagal

"To stagnate in the sun, goldenly, like an obscure lake surrounded by flowers." - Fernando Pessoa

"A flock of geese leave their lake and take wing, turning to poems in the sky." - Dr. SunWolf

"There's a double beauty whenever a swan Swims on a lake with her double thereon." - Thomas Hood

"We told Stanley Roberts to go on a water diet, and Lake Superior disappeared." - Pat Williams

"Music is an ocean, but the repertory is hardly even a lake; it is a pond." - Aldous Huxley

"Boating on the lake is one of my favorite summer activities." - Carl Hagelin

"You cannot dance an arabesque in 'Swan Lake' and 'Nutcracker' the same way." - Natalia Makarova

"Better try to stay wide awake, or you might end up found dead by the lake." - Eminem

"Before there is peace, blood will spill blood, and the lake will run red." - Erin Hunter

"One little leak becomes a lake, Says the tiny voice in my earpiece" - Thom Yorke

"Making a decision to write was a lot like deciding to jump into a frozen lake." - Maya Angelou

"I had an agent in Salt Lake City, but acting was more like a hobby." - Patrick Fugit

"Lake Wobegon, the little town that time forgot and the decades cannot improve." - Garrison Keillor

"I am jealous of all those people who live on the shore of Dal Lake." - Zubin Mehta

"I am personally saddened and stunned by the tragic events that took place in Red Lake." - Collin C Peterson

"The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world." - Georges Simenon

"I grew up with the smell of the lake and the feeling of the woods." - Steven Tyler

"During the Tertiary period the whole valley of Mexico was one great lake." - Edward Burnett Tylor

"Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horse pond." - Thomas Love Peacock

"In a puddle, ask for a pool; in a pool, ask for a lake; in a lake, ask for an ocean. This is the way for a frog to reach the stars!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The summer dawn's reflected hue To purple changed Lock Katrine blue, Mildly and soft the western breeze Just kiss'd the lake, just stirr'd the trees, And the pleased lake, like maiden coy, Trembled but dimpled not for joy." - Walter Scott

"You know, you throw rocks in the lake and scientists will tell you you're raising the level of the lake, but all you get to see is the ripple." - Norman Lear

"I grew up in Lake Orion, Mich. What was best about Lake Orion where, where we grew up was it was a suburb of Detroit but had a lot of open space around." - Andrew J Feustel

"Imagine that your mind is like a calm, clear lake or a vast empty sky: Ripples appear on the surface of the lake and clouds pass across the sky, but they soon disappear without altering the natural stillness." - Kathleen McDonald

"My wife and I got engaged in New Hampshire at this lake house that her family's had forever, and it's on Lake Winnipesaukee. And so we went there every summer as we were dating." - Jimmy Fallon

"I'd like to know about some of the things that they teach down there, like building a lake. If I ever wanted to build a lake, I'd like to know how to do it." - Tom Felton

"Smile / to see the lake / lay / the still sky / And / out for an easy / make / the dragonfly." - Lorine Niedecker

"An ocean which thinks there is nothing to learn from a lake is not a wise ocean!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The radio station was playing Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake, a sure sign that things were much worse than they appeared." - Gary Shteyngart

"Floating in a lake, lying in a hammock, playing a bit of Scrabble...that's what I'm in need of." - Karen Walker

"One of the chiefs of this nation, with his young men, escorted us to the Lake of the Illinois." - Jacques Marquette

"Talent, will and genius are natural phenomena like the lake, the volcano, the mountain, the wind, the star, the cloud." - George Sand

"All the streams carry the wisdom of the forest to the lake, and over there, silence replaces the noise!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"and when he moved it was like watching oil spread across a lake, smooth and fluid, almost vicious" - Madeline Miller

"Mercy, she had discovered, made mad alchemy: a drop of it could dilute a lake of hate." - Laini Taylor

"Dear eyes! - do not my heart forsake, Shine, like the stars within the lake, - Shine, and the darksome shadows break." - Augustine J. Duganne

"I was alive when the Dead Sea was just a lake that was feeling a little poorly." - Cassandra Clare

"The peerless cup afloat Of the lake-lily is an urn some nymph Swims bearing high above her head." - Robert Browning

"We are taught not to trust our own experiences. Great Salt Lake teaches me experience is all we have." - Terry Tempest Williams

"I would say the best moment of all was when I caught a 7.5 pound largemouth bass in my lake." - George W Bush

"Once I thought that Lake Forest was the most glamorous place in the world. Maybe it was." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"When your consciousness becomes a still mirror, a still lake, a silent reservoir of energy, God is reflected in it." - Rajneesh

"When you write the story of two happy lovers, let the story be set on the banks of Lake Como." - Franz Liszt

"Never, under any circumstance, do I touch soup, as I do not believe in building a meal on a lake." - Elsie de Wolfe

"We've all got troubles. We all make mistakes. But let's not take a little river turn it into lake." - Jennifer Love Hewitt

"Peace doesn't come from finding a lake with no storms. It comes from having Jesus in the boat." - John Ortberg

"I seem to be inside a kind of artificial environment. Almost like a... a simulacrum of Reiden Lake." - Christa Faust

"The mind should turn into a serene and stormless lake, where is reflected the complete panorama of the starry sky." - Samael Aun Weor

"Not every lake dreams to be an ocean. Blessed are the ones who are happy with whom they are." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Grace is like a lake of drinkable water right outside your door. But you stay inside and die of thirst." - Maya Angelou

"We have fewer troops in Afghanistan than we had law enforcement [officers] at the Olympics in Salt Lake City." - Hillary Clinton

"I don't expect people who listen to Emerson, Lake, and Palmer to come hear me. I accept that reality." - Cecil Taylor

"...but every lyar Must have his portion in the lake That burns with brimstone and with fire." - Isaac Watts

"The peerless cup afloat Of the lake-lily is an urn some nymph Swims bearing high above her head." - Robert Browning

"It's like Shelley. Like Werther. Like a Japanese Ophelia. Like a beautiful Oriental Lady in the Lake." - Peter Greenaway

"It's been a quiet week in Lake Wobegon, my home town, out on the edge of the prairie..." - Garrison Keillor

"I saw a seagull hanging out by a lake, but I said, "Don't worry, Dude. I won't say anything."" - Mitch Hedberg

"An arm Rose up from out the bosom of the lake, Clothed in white samite, mystic, wonderful." - Alfred Tennyson

"Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of moon." - Rumi

"We have to fight them daily, lake fleas, those many small worries about the morrow, for they sap our energies." - Etty Hillesum

"I was born on Wellington Avenue and my family that remains lives in the Lake Shore Drive area." - Bob Balaban

"When I sell liquor, it's called bootlegging; when my patrons serve it on Lake Shore Drive, it's called hospitality." - Al Capone

"I left Montana in Spring of 1866, for Utah, arriving at Salt Lake city during the summer." - Calamity Jane

"It was necessary to organize my career to remain at the top level until Salt Lake City." - Hermann Maier

"Capo, my first golden retriever, so loved to swim she once jumped off a cliff to get into Lake Superior." - Sara Paretsky

"I think I have lived in every part of L.A. except downtown. Everywhere from Topanga Canyon to Toluca Lake." - Valerie Azlynn

"I did grow up in New Orleans. I grew up right on the lake, right across the levee." - Bryan Batt

"The lake at Neverland is right in the very front, and you just want to dive in." - Rick Dees

"I have a home in Salt Lake, and I have a home in Malibu, at the beach." - Roma Downey

"I taught English, first at a Catholic school and then at El Toro High School in Lake Forest, Calif." - Elizabeth George

"I still feel Mormon. Those men in Salt Lake City can't decide who's Mormon and who isn't." - Sonia Johnson

"When the fishbowl gets too small, it's time to pack up and leave and jump into the lake or ocean." - Travie Mccoy

"Dancing of the autumn leaves on the surface of a lake is a dream we see when we are awake!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Many miles away there's a shadow on the door of a cottage on the Shore of a dark Scottish lake." - Walter Scott

"Summertime is my favorite time of year in Sandpoint, reason being, Lake Pend Oreille is warm and ready for action." - Nate Holland

"Yesterday the flame of the Olympic torch was carried through our great state on its way to Salt Lake City." - Jane D Hull

"God is in the water of the lake; he is also in the cracked bed of the lake when the lake has dried up. God is in the abundant harvest; he is also in the famine that occurs when the harvest fails. God is in the lightning; he is also in the darkness when the lightning has faded." - Mansur Al-Hallaj

"It is a fact that scientists have deposited dye in certain lakes around Orlando and tracked the effluent to Florida Bay. There is a lake near Everglades City, Deep Lake, and large tarpon show up in that lake, 30 miles from the sea." - Randy Wayne

"A poem needs understanding through the senses. The point of diving in a lake is not immediately to swim to the shore; it's to be in the lake, to luxuriate in the sensation of water. You do not work the lake out. It is an experience beyond thought. Poetry soothes and emboldens the soul to accept mystery." - John Keats

"A poem needs understanding through the senses. The point of diving in a lake is not immediately to swim to the shore; it's to be in the lake, to luxuriate in the sensation of water. You do not work the lake out. It is an experience beyond thought. Poetry soothes and emboldens the soul to accept mystery." - John Keats

"It is a fact that scientists have deposited dye in certain lakes around Orlando and tracked the effluent to Florida Bay. There is a lake near Everglades City, Deep Lake, and large tarpon show up in that lake, 30 miles from the sea." - Randy Wayne White

"(Lake) Lanier is a good fishing lake. Everybody tells me I put my dock on the best fishing hole in the lake. In fact, I've sat on the dock and caught a 12 pound bass. I saw another guy catch about a 40 pound and 26 pound striper one morning In front of my dock, and I used to catch a lot of 8 to 9 pound largemouth around it." - Luke Appling

"Perhaps one of the most meaningful ways to sense the impact of the environmental crisis is to confront the question which is always asked about Lake Erie: how can we restore it? I believe the only valid answer is that no one knows. For it should be clear that even if overnight all of the pollutants now pouring into Lake Erie were stopped, there would still remain the problem of the accumulated mass of pollutants in the lake bottom." - Barry Commoner

"When the waters of a lake are absolutely still, the lake reflects the trees, the sky, and everything around it perfectly. At the slightest breeze, with the smallest ripple in the waters, the lake reflects nothing but itself. To see another with clarity and objectivity, one first must master stillness. The slightest breeze of judgment or interpretation from the rational mind will create a ripple that shatters Awareness and returns us to ordinary perception." - Alberto Villoldo

"I should like a great lake of ale, for the King of Kings. I should like the family of heaven to be drinking it through time eternal." - Brigit of Kildare

"You can't see Canada across lake Erie, but you know it's there. It's the same with spring. You have to have faith, especially in Cleveland." - Paul Fleischman

"A golf ball can stop in the fairway, rough, woods, bunker or lake. With five equally likely options, very few balls choose the fairway." - Jim Bishop

"My golf game's gone off so much that when I went fishing a couple of weeks ago my first cast missed the lake." - Ben Crenshaw

"Love is not something that you can put chains on and throw into a lake. That's called Houdini. Love is liking someone a lot." - Jack Handey

"Our concept of a family holiday was going to a guest house in the Lake district or Wales where walking was part of the holiday." - Roger Bannister

"My garden is a forest ledge Which older forest s bound; The banks slope down to the blue lake-edge, Then plunge to depths profound!" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I fell in love with folk music at Surprise Lake Camp. It was the songs of Woody Guthrie and the Weavers." - Neil Diamond

"The Lake of Dreams grew gradually, over many years, elements and ideas accruing until they gained enough critical mass to become a novel." - Kim Edwards

"Wordsworth went to the Lakes, but he was never a lake poet. He found in stones the sermons he had already hidden there." - Oscar Wilde



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