Quotes with ocean
Little drops of water, little grains of sand, Make the mighty ocean and the pleasant land.
[Earth is] a water world, a planet dominated by its covering mantle of the ocean, in which continents are but transient intrusions of land above the surface of the all-encircling sea.
Metaphysics is a dark ocean without shores or lighthouse, strewn with many a philosophic wreck.
Is America a weakling, to shrink from the work of the great world powers? No! The young giant of the West stands on a continent and clasps the crest of an ocean in either hand. Our nation, glorious in youth and strength, looks into the future with eager eyes and rejoices as a strong man to run a race.
Letter to John Hay, American Ambassador to the Court of St. James, London, Written in Washington, DC, June 7, 1897
A citizen of America will cross the ocean to fight for democracy, but won't cross the street to vote in a national election.