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"The oceans are dying." - Paul Watson

"Surrounded, detached, in measureless oceans of space." - Walt Whitman

"Words carry oceans on their small backs." - Lidia Yuknavitch

"As the oceans go, so do we." - David Doubilet

"The profoundest facts in the earth's history prove that the oceans have always been oceans." - James Dwight Dana

"WE CAN NOT LIVE ON THIS PLANET WITH DEAD OCEANS. IF OUR OCEANS DIE, WE DIE." - Paul Watson

"Ocean waters..oceans deep..Serious poets never sleep." - Sally-Ann Roberts

"The future of nutrition is found in the oceans" - Jacques Yves Cousteau

"Men really do need sea-monsters in their personal oceans" - John Steinbeck

"There'll be oceans of talk and emotions without end." - Virginia Woolf

"I love rains which carry desires to oceans." - Etel Adnan

"We only have ten years to save the oceans" - Ted Danson

"I've been out in front of a dozen dead oceans." - Bob Dylan

"Tales From Topographic Oceans is like a woman's padded bra," - Rick Wakeman

"I grew up flying over oceans and moving and sailing." - Jane Alison

"The smallest oceans still make big big waves." - Eddie Vedder

"Come, my love, we have oceans to sail." - Saul Williams

"Oil is drowning our oceans and drowning our boreal forests." - Winona Laduke

"Without the oceans there would be no life on Earth." - Peter Benchley

"The oceans are the last free place on the planet." - Paul Watson

"Unless we stop the degradation of our oceans, marine ecological systems will begin collapsing and when enough of them fail, the oceans will die. And if the oceans die, then civilization collapses and we all die" - Paul Watson

"We carry oceans inside of us, in our blood and our sweat. And we are crying the oceans, in our tears." - Gregory David Roberts

"If we wipe out the fish, the oceans are going to die. If the oceans die, we die. We can't live on this planet with a dead ocean." - Paul Watson

"We know that when we protect our oceans we're protecting our future." - William J Clinton

"All men are islands, surrounded by the bottomless oceans of unthinking night." - Charles Stross

"Don't cross oceans for people who wouldn't cross a puddle for you." - Tony Robbins

"Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore." - Lord Chesterfield

"We are opening up an enormous new era in archaeology. Time capsules in the deep oceans." - John Lehman

"Days and rivers are the same; they both flow to the unknown oceans!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Regret... when it comes to you, I have oceans of it." - Khaled Hosseini

"When the skies and the oceans are clean again. Then we shall be free." - Garth Brooks

"Since 1955 the oceans have absorbed roughly twenty times more heat than the atmosphere." - Joseph J. Romm

"Learn this from water: loud splashes the brook but the oceans depth are calm." - Gautama Buddha

"We are oceans apart. My mother had a very difficult life." - Carmen Dell'Orefice

"Instead of decaying in a safe harbour, sail to the unsafe oceans!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"...the larger world lay not across oceans but within the human mind and heart." - Greg Iles

"There's a lot of water in everything I've ever written. There's always oceans and pools." - Jane Alison

"If you want to discover new oceans, you must first have the courage to leave shore." - Winston Churchill

"Oh, to say something so fine, so memorable, that it carries across time, oceans, and languages!" - Willis Goth Regier

"In one drop of water are found all the secrets of the oceans." - Khalil Gibran

"-when skies are hanged and oceans drowned, the single secret will still be man" - E E Cummings

"Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore." - Andre Gide

"What is death but a traversing of eternities and a crossing of cosmic oceans?" - Robert E Howard

"Mountains and oceans do not furnish any impassable barrier to the extension of trade." - Henry J Heinz

"We are oceans apart. My mother had a very difficult life." - Carmen Dellorefice

"We are opening up an enormous new era in archaeology. Time capsules in the deep oceans." - John F Lehman Jr

"When skies are hanged and oceans drowned, the single secret will still be man" - E E Cummings

"Oceans is about glamour. I can't go looking like a slob can I?" - George Clooney

"The temperature of the tropic oceans is warmer than it's been in 150 years" - Kerry Emanuel

"Most people can't see the connection between their own lives and the oceans." - Paul Watson

"The vast sage desert undulates with almost imperceptible tides like the oceans." - Frank Waters

"We need to do a better job of keeping oceans healthy." - Sigourney Weaver

"I said that the oceans were sick but they're not going to die. There is no death possible in the oceans - there will always be life - but they're getting sicker every year." - Jacques Yves Cousteau

"Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer." - Spiro Agnew

"Well managed and healthy oceans are vital to the survival of small island states, such as the Maldives. This important book shows how scientists and governments can better protect the world's oceans." - Mohamed Nasheed

"We can produce imagery to share the beauty of the oceans and what is there to protect. We can also expose the truths about overharvest, climate change, and habitat loss to give oceans a voice." - David Doubilet

"There is a lack of economic and political motivation to defend life in the oceans. The profit is made by companies exploiting the oceans and they have the money to buy the politicians who make the laws." - Paul Watson

"If we don't save the oceans, if we don't do something about what we're doing to the oceans, as well as the planet at large, we're going to be really sorry." - Morgan Freeman

"Three things have been difficult to tame: the oceans, fools and women. We may soon be able to tame the oceans; fools and women will take a little longer." - Spiro T Agnew

"The oceans deserve our respect and care, but you have to know something before you can care about it." - Sylvia Earle

"There is enough energy in a single cubic meter of space to boil all the oceans in the world." - Richard P Feynman

"A Dream is where a boy can swim in the deepest oceans and fly over the highest clouds." - J K Rowling

"To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me." - Isaac Newton

"Great attention gets paid to rainforests because of the diversity of life there. Diversity in the oceans is even greater." - Sylvia Earle

"Penetrate the heart of just one drop of water, and you will be flooded by a hundred oceans." - Mahmud Shabistari

"No longer will you be a weird Robinson Crusoe, imprisoned on an island of night surrounded by oceans of death." - Richard Matheson

"In saffron-colored mantle from the tides Of Oceans rose the Morning to bright light TO gods and men." - Homer

"The dance of the palm trees, the oceans calling, the first rays of sun and heaven is here." - Michael Dolan

"Knowledge of the oceans is more than a matter of curiosity. Our very survival may hinge upon it." - John F Kennedy

"...this was the moment when the rise of the oceans began to slow and our planet began to heal..." - Barack Obama

"We inter-breath with the rain forests, we drink from the oceans. They are part of our own body." - Nhat Hanh

"In saffron-colored mantle from the tides Of Oceans rose the Morning to bright light TO gods and men." - Homer

"We on Earth have just awakened to the great oceans of space and time from which we have emerged." - Carl Sagan

"To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me" - Isaac Newton

"We have to immediately stop using the oceans as a dumping ground for our urban and industrial waste." - Serge Dedina

"The oceans are a way of life. We fish; we sail; we have a robust marine economy." - Sheldon Whitehouse

"The oceans themselves are threatened and life itself, therefore, and the planet is threatened because of it." - John F Kerry

"No nation ever had two better friends that we have. You know who they are? The Atlantic and Pacific oceans." - Will Rogers

"We can still maintain our coasts and oceans for the generations to come, who deserve what we have." - Aaron Peirsol

"The dance of the palm trees, the oceans calling, the first rays of sun and heaven is here." - Mike Dolan

"We are all connected to the ocean. Without healthy oceans, no life, not even on land, can exist." - Jean-Michel Cousteau

"If man doesn't learn to treat the oceans and the rain forest with respect, man will become extinct." - Peter Benchley

"Sunset is so marvellous that even the sun itself watches it every day in the reflections of the infinite oceans!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Our air, water, soil, forests, oceans, rivers, lakes, scenic beauty, wildlife habitat, minerals, that is the wealth of the country." - Gaylord Nelson

"I have only the idea I have made of myself to sustain me on oceans of nothingness" - Henry de Montherlant

"It isn't the oceans which cut us off from the world - it's the American way of looking at things." - Henry Miller

"Neither our oceans nor our radar nor our fighters can keep us intact through another major war." - Philip Morrison

"What shall we call this undetermin'd state, This narrow isthmus 'twixt two boundless oceans, That whence we came, and that to which we tend?" - George Lillo

"We (The British) have not journeyed across the centuries, across the oceans, across the mountains, across the prairies, because we are made of sugar candy." - Winston Churchill

"The oceans are the planet's last great living wilderness, man's only remaining frontier on earth, and perhaps his last chance to produce himself a rational species." - John Culliney

"For I am yearning to visit the limits of the all-nurturing Earth, and Oceans, from whom the gods are sprung." - Homer

"Unfathomable oceans of grace are in Christ for you. Dive and dive again, you will never come to the bottom of these depths." - Robert E. Murray

"Rocks crumble, make new forms, oceans move the continents, mountains rise up and down like ghosts yet all is natural, all is change." - Anne Sexton

"Men really need sea-monsters in their personal oceans. An ocean without its unnamed monsters would be like a completely dreamless sleep." - John Steinbeck

"At the time of the pralaya (universal destruction) the oceans are to exceed their limits and seek to change, but a saintly man never changes." - Chanakya

"The greatest obstacle to discovering the shape of the earth, the continents, and the oceans was not ignorance but the illusion of knowledge." - Daniel J Boorstin

"If the sea is sick, we'll feel it. If it dies, we die. Our future and the state of the oceans are one." - Sylvia Earle

"I abstract it in my photographs: I like large planes and spaces, areas of texture and light, like deserts or oceans or monumental places." - Herb Ritts

"You're really cute, Midori," I corrected myself. "What do you mean really cute?" "So cute the mountains crumble and the oceans dry up." - Haruki Murakami

"When you read the history of the human family, it slowly comes to you that all the world's oceans once fell as tears." - Paul Lutus

"The big man in a small village is the big ship in a small lake! Let him sail to the vast oceans!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"You're really cute, Midori," I corrected myself. "What do you mean really cute?" "So cute the mountains crumble and the oceans dry up." - Haruki Murakami

"Nothing's ever the same," she said. "Be it a second later or a hundred years. It's always churning and roiling. And people change as much as oceans." - Neil Gaiman

"What shall we call this undetermin'd state, This narrow isthmus 'twixt two boundless oceans, That whence we came, and that to which we tend?" - George Lillo

"We are' exactly emptying the oceans; it's more like clear-cutting a forest with thousands of species to create massive fields with one type of soybean." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"You're really cute, Midori," I corrected myself. "What do you mean really cute?" "So cute the mountains crumble and the oceans dry up." - Haruki Murakami

"I think there are two different oceans - the one that plays with you in the summer, and the one that gets so mad in the winter." - Jodi Picoult

"I will sleep no more but arise, You oceans that have been calm within me! how I feel you, fathomless, stirring, preparing unprecedented waves and storms." - Walt Whitman

"I am supposed to worry about oceans rising 70 years from now, on climate models that have already proven to be utterly flawed?" - Dennis Prager

"Without the land, the rivers, the oceans, the forests, the sunshine, the minerals and thousands of natural resources we would have no economy whatsoever" - Satish Kumar

"If you were the sky, I would unfurl myself in you, as a rainbow of colors yet unseen. I would become oceans of stars in your night." - Vanna Bonta

"If I make the seven oceans ink, if I make the trees my pen, if I make the earth my paper, the glory of God cannot be written." - Kabir

"The ocean doesn't care about you. It makes your boat feel tiny. The oceans are great promoters of religion, or at least of humility-but not in everyone." - Tracy Kidder

"Sharks have swum the oceans for over 400 million years, but we're threatening this critically important species for the purpose of making soup - it's sad and wasteful." - Ted Danson

"We aren't exactly emptying the oceans; it's more like clear-cutting a forest with thousands of species to create massive fields with one type of soybean." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"I wish America would spend even half as much time complaining about plastics in our oceans as we do about actresses' plastic surgery." - Bette Midler

"It is easier to bridge the oceans that lie between continents than it is to bridge the gap between individuals or the peoples." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Even kings and emperors, with mountains of property and oceans of wealth - these are not even equal to an ant, who does not forget God." - Guru Nanak

"Open all your pores and bathe in all the tides of nature, in all her streams and oceans, at all seasons." - Henry David Thoreau

"If radioactive waste were dissolved as water soluble compounds and then widely dispersed in the oceans, no health or other environmental risks would ever occur." - Arthur B. Robinson

"Seek truth! Seek truth in the darkness, under the oceans, above the clouds; seek it everywhere and every time! Stop deceiving yourself with the untruth, seek the truth!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"We are all gods, all forces of nature. We can destroy, we can build. We are like oceans and like fires." - Barry White

"The Moon is our local port opening to the universe; in the future, it's through that port we will sail our ships to the coastless oceans." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"People should treat the oceans like we do anything else that we care about - with consideration, with care, and affection. That's it. For that we must educate." - Walter Munk

"Worldwide, our oceans are warming, rising, and becoming dangerously acidic as a result of carbon pollution and climate change - endangering much that we hold dear." - Sheldon Whitehouse

"Getting on the road and driving along a road at night, or even in the daytime and seeing the oceans or whatever, is always liberating." - Chuck D

"Specifically, the presence of oceans on much of the earth's surface makes it impossible for any state to achieve global hegemony." - John Mearsheimer

"Earth, earth riding your merry-go-round toward extinction, right to the roots thickening the oceans like gravy, festering in your caves, you are becoming a latrine." - Anne Sexton

"I desire to have both heaven and hell ever in my eye, while I stand on this isthmus of life, between two boundless oceans." - John Wesley

"Men really need sea-monsters in their personal oceans.... An ocean without its unnamed monsters would be like a completely dreamless sleep." - John Steinbeck

"The ocean doesn't care about you. It makes your boat feel tiny. The oceans are great promoters of religion, or at least of humility - but not in everyone." - Tracy Kidder

"We have not journeyed all this way across the centuries, across the oceans, across the mountains, across the prairies, because we are made of sugar candy." - Winston Churchill

"Fishing is taking a huge toll on the planet's ecosystem. We are emptying the oceans, seas, lakes, and rivers as we fish them dry." - Sharon Gannon

"My position is this. If we can't protect sanctuaries, if we can't save the whales, the sharks, the fish, our oceans will die." - Paul Watson

"We are literally eating the oceans alive and there are simply not enough fish to continue to feed an ever expanding population of humanity." - Paul Watson

"In one drop of water are found all the secrets of all the oceans; in one aspect of You are found all the aspects of existence." - Khalil Gibran

"Earth, earthriding your merry-go-roundtoward extinction,right to the rootsthickening the oceans like gravy,festering in your caves,you are becoming a latrine." - Anne Sexton

"If you compare NASA's annual budget to explore the heavens, that one year budget would fund NOAA's budget to explore the oceans for 1,600 years." - Robert Ballard

"We need to respect the oceans and take care of them as if our lives depended on it. Because they do." - Sylvia Earle

"God created the heavens and the earth, the oceans and the waves for our enjoyment. Surfing is just my way of worshipping Him." - Bethany Hamilton

"The history of American women is all about leaving home - crossing oceans and continents, or getting jobs and living on their own." - Gail Collins

"This time, instead of moving oceans and healing planets, let's get our bills in order and pay down the debt so we control our own future." - Artur Davis

"I want to be able to fly like a superhero. I won't be happy until I can fly across oceans and cities, saving people from being murdered." - Heather Graham

"There's no question that, um, you know, the oceans have risen, right? And the climate change part is, is a real part of it." - Michael Grimm

"'Tales From Topographic Oceans' is like a woman's padded bra. The cover looks good, but when you peel off the padding, there's not a lot there." - Rick Wakeman

"New flood maps in many states have raised the estimation of flood risks along rivers, streams and oceans, adding many properties to flood zones for the first time." - Bill Dedman

"There are so many issues in our oceans - like the near extinction of blue fin tuna - that should be taken more seriously worldwide." - Heston Blumenthal

"I like mountains and oceans and stuff, which is where I've always felt some sort of power of meaning, but that's not necessarily spiritual." - Bill Callahan

"The spirit of L.A. is untamed wilderness. It's earthquakes and wildfires and oceans and mountain lions and fog. There's great physical beauty." - Dan Gilroy

"Without water drops, there can be no oceans; without steps, there can be no stairs; without little things, there can be no big things!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan



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