201 Inspiring Waterfall Quotes On Nature And The Flow of Life

Waterfall Quotes

Waterfalls are one of nature’s most divine creations and, these natural wonders occur all over the world, often in remote locations. Waterfalls mesmerize us and totally take our breath away! They transport us to a place of peace and wonder. Even if you’ve already seen the world’s most impressive waterfalls, I imagine discovering these quotes will be just as thrilling as seeing them up close! If you love waterfalls, read on to learn more about what makes them so magnificent and start exploring your own favorites!

201 Inspiring Waterfall Quotes On Nature And The Flow of Life

“Adopt the pace of nature.” — Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Just let go — and fall like a little waterfall.” — Bob Ross

“No matter how powerful a waterfall is, it cannot be heard from far away because all waterfalls are local. If you want the whole world to hear you, take a universal position where all can see you, just like the Moon, just like the Sun.” — Mehmet Murat ildan

“Not a hundred feet away the river roared over a cliff’s-edge, and we weren’t really leaves, even if I’d been careful to forget that.” — Naomi Novik

“I think love is the greatest force in the universe. It’s shapeless like water. It only takes the shape of things it becomes.” ― Guillermo del Toro

“I can see my rainbow calling me through the misty breeze of my waterfall.” — Jimi Hendrix

“Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress. Water is not a solid wall, it will not stop you. But water always goes where it wants to go, and nothing, in the end, can stand against it. Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone. Remember that, my child. Remember you are half water. If you can’t go through an obstacle, go around it. Water does.” — Margaret Atwood

“Every teardrop is a waterfall.” — Coldplay

“As long as I live, I’ll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing. I’ll interpret the rocks, learn the language of flood, storm, and the avalanche. I’ll acquaint myself with the glaciers and wild gardens, and get as near the heart of the world as I can.” — John Muir

“The river plunged down in a long waterfall, plashing into several rocky pools on its way down the cliff.” — Alison Croggon

“My heart is a waterfall lived with love and passion for those around me.” — Becca Sloane

“We say that life is sweet, its satisfactions deep. All this we say, as we sleepwalk our time through years of days and nights. We let time cascade over us like a waterfall, believing it to be never-ending. Yet each day that touches us, and every man in the world is unique; irredeemable; over. And just another Monday.” — Josephine Hart

“When God takes a shower, waterfalls come to life around the world. When I take a shower, my hair usually clogs the drain.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

“There is a waterfall in every dream. Cool and crystal clear, it falls gently on the sleeper, cleansing the mind and soothing the soul.” ― Virginia Alison

“Water is the driving force of all nature.” — Leonardo da Vinci

“They both listened silently to the water, which to them was not just water, but the voice of life, the voice of Being, the voice of perpetual Becoming.” — Hermann Hesse

“Then something Tookish woke up inside him, and he wished to go and see the great mountains, and hear the pine-trees and the waterfalls, and explore the caves, and wear a sword instead of a walking-stick.” — J. R. R. Tolkien

“Another way to look at meditation is to view the process of thinking itself as a waterfall, a continual cascading of thought. In cultivating mindfulness we are going beyond or behind our thinking, much the way you might find a vantage point in a cave or depression in a rock behind a waterfall. We still see and hear the water, but we are out of the torrent.” ― Jon Kabat-Zinn

“Look with open eyes, and you will see the beauty of the waterfall.” — Anthony Hincks

“For an instant, silence, noisier than a waterfall.” — Salman Rushdie

“I love you like a river that understands that it must learn to flow differently over waterfalls and to rest in the shallows.” ― Paulo Coelho

“All anyone can hope for is just a tiny bit of love, like a drop in a cup if you can get it, or a waterfall, a flood, if you can get that too.” ― Edwidge Danticat

“Sometimes, it’s hard to tell how fast the current’s moving until you’re headed over a waterfall.” — Kimberly McCreight

“Young leaves, the sound of a waterfall, heard from far and near.” — Yosa Buson

“It was more than just the gentle tumble of the waterfall, or the wind or the sound of birds. It was much, much more he knew. He looked about him and he knew he had found what he had been looking for.” — Michael Delaware

“When you are outpouring your emotion, it is like me trying to climb up a waterfall. To get to you. But if you are calm and have faith in me, I can sail right over to you. On the still waters of your soul.” ― Kate McGahan

“My desert soul erupts with turquoise water, floods and cascades and waterfalls rushing in around my stone, swirling and eddying around my rocky parts, pushing and reshaping and filling every hidden dark spot.” — Kiersten White

“God is discovered entirely through creation — the brilliance of a sunset, the powerful roar of a waterfall, the symphony of sounds you hear in the heart of the forest, or the vastness of space and its countless stars.” — Benjamin F Sullivan

“A waterfall is concerned only with being itself, not with doing something it considers waterfall-like.” — Vernon Howard

“Experiencing the present purely is being empty and hollow; you catch grace as a man fills his cup under a waterfall.” — Annie Dillard

“There is a hidden message in every waterfall. It says, if you are flexible, falling will not hurt you.” ― Mehmet Murat Ildan

“Life is naked. A nude body is the truest and noblest symbol of life. If I draw a mountain as a heap of human forms and paint a waterfall in the shape of tumbling human bodies, it is because I see in the mountain a heap of living things, and in the waterfall a precipitate current of life.” — Kahlil Gibran

Closing Thoughts

If you enjoy the beauty of waterfalls and cascades, go discover them around the world. While some are so powerful you should stay clear, others you will be able to swim in and enjoy their natural beauty immersed.

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