Sunday, May 23, 2010

Beach Quotes

The beach is a special place always the same, yet somehow each moment is uniquely different. Check out these beautiful quotes.

“Don't grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach.”

Michelle Held

“I am you; you are ME. You are the waves; I am the ocean. Know this and be free, be divine.”

Sri Sathya Sai Baba

“The cure for anything is salt water - sweat, tears, or the sea.”

Isak Dinesen

“I have heard the mermaids singing, each to each.”

T. S. Eliot

“My life is like a stroll on the near to the edge as I can go.”


“Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone.”


“The Sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.”

Jacques Cousteau

“I dropped a tear in the ocean, and whenever they find it I'll stop loving you, only then.”


“We ourselves feel that what we are doing is just a drop in the ocean. But the ocean would be less because of that missing drop.”

Mother Teresa

“Even the upper end of the river

believes in the ocean.”

William Stafford

“The waves of the sea

Help me get back to me.”

Jill Davis

“One cannot collect all the beautiful shells on the beach; one can collect only a few, and they are more beautiful if they are few”

Anne Morrow Lindbergh

“Eternity begins and ends with the ocean's tides.”


"In every outthrust headland, in every curving beach, in every grain of sand there is the story of the earth."

Rachel Carson

“Roll on, deep and dark blue ocean, roll. Ten thousand fleets sweep over thee in vain. Man marks the earth with ruin, but his control stops with the shore.”

Lord Byron

“As the ocean is never full of water, so is the heart never full of love”


“Thank God for the food and for the hands that prepared it and also for the ocean.”

Bode Dykens (age 2)

“Play in the sand; splash in the water; get dirty; get wet. The beach is the only place my mom doesn’t get mad about me doing that stuff. Of course I love the beach!”

Dixie Dykens (age 5)

"Do I love you? My God, if your love were a grain of sand, mine would be a universe of beaches."

~From "The Princess Bride" - Wesley to Buttercup

“The three great elemental sounds in nature are the sound of rain, the sound of wind in a primeval wood, and the sound of outer ocean on a beach”

Henry Beston

"On the beach, you can live in bliss."

- Dennis Wilson of the Beach Boys

"At the beach, life is different. Time doesn't move hour to hour but mood to moment. We live by the currents, plan by the tides and follow the sun."


"Let your waves crash down on me and take me away"

Ocean Avenue, Yellowcard


  1. Great! Thanks for posting this wonderful quotes.

  2. Awesome! I am glad you have shared this inspiring quotes with us. More power.

  3. Great Quotes... LOVED LOVED LOVED “As the ocean is never full of water, so is the heart never full of love”

  4. So glad you enjoy these. We can never have enough love.... or ocean... for that matter! Thanks for writing in.


  5. Thank you! Living in Hawaii. Going to a funeral service. Needed something special for the card. Thank you.

    1. I am so sorry for your loss. Thanks for your thoughtful words.... I love Hawaii. When I was there, I wanted to chain myself to a palm tree so that I would never have to leave. You are in my thoughts.