65 Drinking Water Quotes On Success In Life

These drinking water quotes will inspire you. Drinking water, also known as potable water, is water that is safe to drink or use for food preparation.

Below you will find a collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging drinking water quotes, drinking water sayings, and drinking water proverbs.

Best Drinking Water Quotes

  1. “Drinking water is like washing out your insides. The water will cleanse the system, fill you up, decrease your caloric load and improve the function of all your tissues.” ~ Kevin R. Stone
  2. “Water is life’s matter and matrix, mother and medium. There is no life without water.” ~ Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
  3. “In time and with water, everything changes.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci
  4. “I believe that water is the only drink for a wise man.” ~ Henry David Thoreau

  5. “If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” ~ Loren Eiseley
  6. “Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.” ~ W. H. Auden
  7. “Wanna lose 1200 Calories a month? Drink a liter of ice water a day. You burn the energy just raising the water to body temp.” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson
  8. “Water is the soul of the Earth.” ~ W. H. Auden

  9. “Clean water is not an expenditure of Federal funds; clean water is an investment in the future of our country.” ~ Bud Shuster
  10. “We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.” ~ Thomas Fuller
  11. “Water is the best of all things.” ~ Pindar
  12. “We forget that the water cycle and the life cycle are one.” ~ Jacques Yves Cousteau

  13. “Anyone who can solve the problems of water will be worthy of two Nobel prizes – one for peace and one for science.” ~ John F. Kennedy
  14. “Whiskey is for drinking; water is for fighting over.” ~ Mark Twain
  15. “Water, thou hast no taste, no color, no odor; canst not be defined, art relished while ever mysterious. Not necessary to life, but rather life itself, thou fillest us with a gratification that exceeds the delight of the senses.” ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  16. “The health of our waters is the principle measure of how we live on the land.” ~ Luna Leopold

  17. “Water is the most critical resource issue of our lifetime and our children’s lifetime. The health of our waters is the principal measure of how we live on the land.” ~ Luna Leopold
  18. “Thirst drove me down to the water
    where I drank the moon’s reflection.” ~ Rumi
  19. “Water is the one substance from which the earth can conceal nothing; it sucks out its innermost secrets and brings them to our very lips.” ~ Jean Giraudoux
  20. “I fear the man who drinks water and so remembers this morning what the rest of us said last night” ~ Benjamin Franklin

  21. “Water is one of the most basic of all needs – we cannot live for more than a few days without it. And yet, most people take water for granted. We waste water needlessly and don’t realize that clean water is a very limited resource. More than 1 billion people around the world have no access to safe, clean drinking water, and over 2.5 billion do not have adequate sanitation service. Over 2 million people die each year because of unsafe water – and most of them are children!” ~ Robert Alan Aurthur , Safe drinking water quotes
  22. “Water is H2O, hydrogen two parts, oxygen one, but there is also a third thing, that makes it water and nobody knows what that is.” ~ D. H. Lawrence
  23. “Something is very, very wrong when people don’t have access to drinking water, and Coke creates its market out of that scarcity.” ~ Vandana Shiva
  24. “The true practice to meditation is to sit as if you where drinking water when you are thirsty.” ~ Shunryu Suzuki

  25. “It’s funny, I do try to maintain health. I started doing Bikram yoga which is that hothouse yoga, the 105 degrees yoga for 90 minutes. It’s great, you purge out all the sweat and you’re drinking water.” ~ Bryan Cranston
  26. “A man from the west will fight over three things: water, women and gold, and usually in that order.” ~ Barry Goldwater
  27. “At the moment there are 1 in 8 people who have no access to clear drinking water, about a billion people worldwide, which can make you feel quite overwhelmed.” ~ Cate Blanchett
  28. “What makes the desert beautiful is that somewhere it hides a well.” ~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery

  29. “A river is more than an amenity, it is a treasure.” ~ Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
  30. “For many of us, water simply flows from a faucet, and we think little about it beyond this point of contact. We have lost a sense of respect for the wild river, for the complex workings of a wetland, for the intricate web of life that water supports.” ~ Sandra Postel
  31. “We must treat water as if it were the most precious thing in the world, the most valuable natural resource. Be economical with water! Don’t waste it! We still have time to do something about this problem before it is too late.” ~ Mikhail Gorbachev
  32. “And all the air is filled with pleasant noise of waters” ~ Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

  33. “The world needs water. For every bottle of wine you drink you contribute to conserving the drinking water reserves.” ~ Paul-Emile Victor
  34. “Water, water, everywhere, And all the boards did shrink; Water, water, everywhere, Nor any drop to drink.” ~ Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  35. “Special care should be taken of the health of the inhabitants, which will depend chiefly on the healthiness of the locality and of the quarter to which they are exposed, and secondly on the use of pure water; this latter point is by no means a secondary consideration. For the elements which we use the most and oftenest for the support of the body contribute most to health, and among those are water and air. Wherefore, in all wise states, if there is want of pure water, and the supply is not all equally good, the drinking water ought to be separated from that which is used for other purposes.” ~ Aristotle
  36. “Let the rain sing you a lullaby.” ~ Langston Hughes

  37. “Be praised, My Lord, through Sister Water; she is very useful, and humble, and precious, and pure.” ~ Francis of Assisi
  38. “We think of our land and water and human resources not as static and sterile possessions but as life-giving assets to be directed by wise provisions for future days.” ~ Franklin D. Roosevelt
  39. “If you gave me several million years, there would be nothing that did not grow in beauty if it were surrounded by water.” ~ Jan Erik Vold
  40. “I never drink water; that is the stuff that rusts pipes.” ~ W. C. Fields

  41. “Poetry is a plan for a slit in the face of a bronze fountain goat and the path of fresh drinking water.” ~ Carl Sandburg
  42. “We used to think that energy and water would be the critical issues for the next century. Now we think water will be the critical issue.” ~ Mostafa Kamal Tolba
  43. “Water is the most precious, limited natural resource we have in this country…But because water belongs to no one – except the people – special interests, including government polluters, use it as their private sewers.” ~ Ralph Nader
  44. “There’s over a billion people on this planet that don’t have access to clean drinking water.” ~ Michael Moore

  45. “My suggestion is that we should first work to ensure the Third World has clean drinking water and sanitation.” ~ Bjorn Lomborg
  46. “Don’t you realize that the sea is the home of water? All water is off on a journey unless it’s in the sea, and it’s homesick, and bound to make its way home someday.” ~ Zora Neale Hurston
  47. “It’s really weird how your life changes. Tonight I’m drinking water. Four years ago? Opium. Night and day, you know?” ~ Bill Hicks
  48. “Irrigation of the land with seawater desalinated by fusion power is ancient. It’s called rain.” ~ Mike McAlary

  49. “Potable, n. Suitable for drinking. Water is said to be potable; indeed, some declare it our natural beverage, although even they find it palatable only when suffering from the recurrent disorder known as thirst, for which it is a medicine.” ~ Ambrose Bierce
  50. “My mom always told me drinking water was the most important skincare tip. I also think the less you do to your skin the better. I’m a fan of simple and natural products.” ~ Hailey Rhode Baldwin , Importance of drinking water quotes
  51. “Over and over, we have to go back to the beginning. We should not be ashamed of this. It is good. It’s like drinking water.” ~ Natalie Goldberg
  52. “My secret is one the world needs to know – nearly a billion people a year die from unsafe drinking water.” ~ Bella Thorne

  53. “If we grew our own food, we wouldn’t waste a third of it as we do today. If we made our own tables and chairs, we wouldn’t throw them out the moment we changed the interior decor. If we had to clean our own drinking water, we probably wouldn’t contaminate it.” ~ Mark Boyle
  54. “The air, the water, and the ground are free gifts to man and no one has the power to portion them out in parcels. Man must drink and breathe and walk and therefore each man has a right to his share of each.” ~ James F. Cooper
  55. “Man — despite his artistic pretensions, his sophistication, and his many accomplishments — owes his existence to a six inch layer of topsoil and the fact that it rains.” ~ Paul Harvey
  56. “Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife are in fact plans to protect man.” ~ Stewart Udall

  57. “Rain! whose soft architectural hands have power to cut stones, and chisel to shapes of grandeur the very mountains.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher
  58. “The United States spends over $87 billion conducting a war in Iraq while the United Nations estimates that for less than half that amount we could provide clean water, adequate diets, sanitations services and basic education to every person on the planet. And we wonder why terrorists attack us.” ~ John Perkins
  59. “Every 17 seconds a child dies on this planet from no clean drinking water. Good. Let’s try to speed it up… there are too many people.” ~ Doug Stanhope
  60. “You see through love, and that deludes your sight, As what is straight seems crooked through the water.” ~ John Dryden

  61. “And having thoughtlessly polluted our streams and rivers, we have seen in recent years a rapidly growing market for bottled drinking water. I am sure that some will say that a rapidly growing market for water is “good for the economy,” and most of us are still affluent enough to pay the cost. Nevertheless, it is a considerable cost that we are now paying for drinkable water, which we once had in plentiful supply at little cost or none at all. And the increasing of the cost suggests that the time may come when the cost will be unaffordable.” ~ Wendell Berry
  62. “Rivers are roads which move, and which carry us whither we desire to go.” ~ Blaise Pascal
  63. “By polluting clear water with slime you will never find good drinking water.” ~ Aeschylus

  64. “The obvious issue is providing clean drinking water and sanitation to every single human being on earth at the cost of little more than one year of the Kyoto treaty.” ~ Bjorn Lomborg
  65. “Children of a culture born in a water-rich environment, we have never really learned how important water is to us. We understand it, but we do not respect it.” ~ William Ashworth

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