A body of water occupying about two-thirds of a world made for man, who has no gills.
Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914) American newspaperman and short-story writer.
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 (1788-1824) British poet.
He that will learn to pray, let him go to sea.
George Herbert (1593-1632) British poet.
The only cure for seasickness is to sit on the shady side of a church in the country.
The ocean is a mighty harmonist.
William Wordsworth (1770-1850) English Romantic poet.