Lake Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old lake quotes, lake sayings, and lake proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


Talk not of the river or lake, To those who have looked on the sea.     

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Be calm like a calm lake, then you will look beautiful like a beautiful calm lake!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

A lake is the landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.     

Henry David Thoreau

So lovely was the loneliness of a wild lake.     

Edgar Allan Poe

A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable.      

William Wordsworth

Not every lake dreams to be an ocean. Blessed are the ones who are happy with whom they are.     

Mehmet Murat ildan

Every lake belongs to the quietness desired by the swans.     

Munia Khan

Some people look like frozen lakes; break the ice, there you will see a lively world!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

The little lake you love is the biggest ocean for you!     

Mehmet Murat ildan

Time wasted at the lake is time well spent.     

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