Sea Quotes

The sea! the sea! the open sea!
The blue, the fresh, the ever free!....Quote by Bryan W. Procter, "The Sea" ca. 1837.

There is nothing so desperately monotonous as the sea, and I no longer wonder at the cruelty of pirates....Quote by James Russell Lowell.

To me, the sea is like a person--like a child that I've known a long time. It sounds crazy, I know, but when I swim in the sea I talk to it. I never feel alone when I'm out there....Quote by Gertrude Ederle.

The sea--this truth must be confessed--has no generosity. No display of manly qualities--courage, hardihood, endurance, faithfulness--has ever been known to touch its irresponsible consciousness of power....Quote by Joseph Conrad.

The sea speaks a language polite people never repeat. It is a colossal scavenger slang and has no respect....Quote by Carl Sandburg.