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Quote Left I would not that death should take me asleep. I would not have him merely seize me, and only declare me to be dead, but win me, and overcome me. When I must shipwreck, I would do it in a sea, where mine impotency might have some excuse; not in a sullen weedy lake, where I could not have so much as exercise for my swimming. Quote Right
Quote Left This has been the opportunity of a lifetime, ... I have always wanted swimming to have an ambassador to travel throughout the United States in places like Hawaii to excite swimmers, parents and the community in general about the great sports that involve water. I have dedicated my life to promoting this, and I now have that opportunity. I have been blessed and I want to share my experiences with as many swimmers as possible. Quote Right
Quote Left Life is our teacher. Life communicates with us all the time and it is a lesson to see how life continuously has led me to the people I need to met, to the situations I need to experience, and to the places I need to be. There has never been any real reason to worry since all small individual rivers are already on their way to the ocean, to the Whole. It is not about swimming, it is about relaxing and to float with the river in a basic trust that life already leads towards the sea of consciousness, towards the Whole. Quote Right
Quote Left It’s only when the tide goes out that you discover who’s been swimming naked. Quote Right
Quote Left Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement -- and we will make the goal. Quote Right
Quote Left Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal. Quote Right
Quote Left This is the only way you can hope to survive because life is not a movie. Everyone lies, good guys lose, and love does not conquer all. Quote Right
Quote Left When I must shipwrack, I would do it in a sea, where mine impotencie might have some excuse; not in a sullen weedy lake, where I could not have so much as exercise for my swimming. Quote Right
Quote Left If you go parachuting with your friends and your parachute doesn't open, I think a funny gag would be to act like you are swimming. Quote Right
Quote Left A new swimming pool is rapidly taking shape since the contractors have thrown in the bulk of their workers. Quote Right
Quote Left How I wish, how I wish you were here We're just two lost souls swimming in a fish bowl, Year after year Running over the same old ground What have we found? The same old fears Wish you were here Quote Right
Quote Left Oh, welcome to this world of fools, of pink champagne and swimming pools, where all you have to lose is your virginity. Perhaps you'll have some fun tonight, just stick around and take a bite, of life. We don't need feebleness in this proximity. Quote Right
Quote Left I have often wanted to drown my troubles, but I can't get my wife to go swimming. Quote Right
Quote Left Doing is a quantum leap from imagining. Thinking about swimming isn't much like actually getting in the water. Actually getting in the water can take your breath away. The defense force inside of us wants us to be cautious, to stay away from anything as intense as a new kind of action. Its job is to protect us, and it categorically avoids anything resembling danger. But it's often wrong. Anything worth doing is worth doing too soon. Quote Right
Quote Left Somebody said to me, But the Beatles were anti-materialistic. That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, Now, let's write a swimming pool. Quote Right
Quote Left Having a smoking section in a restaurant is a little like having a peeing section in a swimming pool. Quote Right
Quote Left It's only when the tide goes out that you learn who's been swimming naked. Quote Right
Quote Left If you go parachuting, and your parachute doesn't open, and your friends are all watching you fall, I think a funny gag would be to pretend you were swimming. Quote Right
Quote Left He is the better equipped for life. As for swimming, who has the less to carry. Quote Right
Quote Left Here's a good gag if you go swimming in a swamp and when you come out you're all covered with leeches. Just say, 'Hey, has anybody seen my raisins' (Because leeches kind of look like big raisins.) Quote Right
Quote Left It is difficult to 'go with the flow' when you are swimming upstream. Quote Right
Quote Left All you have to do to protect yourself from radiation is to go down to the bottom of your swimming pool and hold your breath. Quote Right
Quote Left The man who is swimming against the stream knows the strength of it. Quote Right
Quote Left There are two times when to keep your mouth shut: When swimming and when angry. Quote Right
Quote Left Just as petals fall from drying garlands, which you can see aimlessly swimming in wine-bowls are we lovers, who now puff up our chests, but pe... Quote Right
Quote Left Hollywood is loneliness beside the swimming pool. Quote Right
Quote Left When life pisses in your pool, add more chlorine and keep swimming. Quote Right

Member Quotes About Swimming

Quote Left In the ocean of worldly wisdom we are swimming with the fins of knowledge consciously to have better lives but unconsciously ego paddles the boat of lives and leads to the mouth of shark of death. Quote Right
Quote Left "Swimming in the sea of dreams to stand firm in reality" Quote Right