I went digging through various quote archives on the internet, hoping to find some good ones that could be related to the diving experience, and hadn’t already been overused too much. I managed to find these 14 that I liked, I hope you like them too!
My favourite thing to do on this planet is to scuba dive. –Buzz Aldrin
The sea, the great unifier, is man’s only hope. Now, as never before, the old phrase has a literal meaning: we are all in the same boat. –Jacques Yves Cousteau
Memories have huge staying power, but like dreams, they thrive in the dark, surviving for decades in the deep waters of our minds like shipwrecks on the sea bed. –J. G. Ballard
From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free.– Jacques Yves Cousteau
Every time you dive, you hope you’ll see something new – some new species. Sometimes the ocean gives you a gift, sometimes it doesn’t. –James Cameron
The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever. –Jacques Yves Cousteau
Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean. –Christopher Reeve
When one man, for whatever reason, has the opportunity to lead an extraordinary life, he has no right to keep it to himself. –Jacques Yves Cousteau
Take a course in good water and air; and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone; no harm will befall you. –John Muir
A lot of people attack the sea, I make love to it. –Jacques Yves Cousteau
Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul. –John Muir
Don’t put limitations on yourself. Other people will do that for you. Don’t do that to yourself. Don’t bet against yourself. And take risk. –James Cameron
When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe. –John Muir
The Earth does not belong to us: we belong to the Earth. –Marlee Matlin
That’s it for now.
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