Thirst Proverbs

By | October 13, 2017

Sayings about Thirst

He who has no thirst has no business at the fountain. ~ Dutch Proverbs

He who is thirsty dreams that he is drinking. ~ Chinese Proverb

To offer friendship to one who is looking for love, is like giving bread to someone dying of thirst. ~ Spanish Proverbs

Thirsty men make good prophets. ~ Bulgarian Proverbs

Dig the well before you are thirsty. ~ Chinese Proverb

Three diseases without shame: love, itch, and thirst. ~ Irish Proverbs

When the father has eaten too much salt in his lifetime, then his son thereafter will have a great thirst. ~ Vietnamese Proverb

One monk shoulders water by himself; two can still share the labor among them. When it comes to three, they have to go thirsty. ~ Chinese Proverb

Do not drink poison to quench a thirst. ~ Traditional Proverb

The road of “about,” leads only to the house of “never.” Near the spring nobody dies of thirst. ~ Spanish Proverb

A fool is thirsty in the midst of water. ~ Ethiopian Proverbs

If you want to eat pickled herring, think about the thirst you will have. ~ Vietnamese Proverbs

The thoughtless person buries a well when he is thirsty. ~ Chinese Proverb

Thirst is the end of drinking and sorrow is the end of drunkenness. ~ Irish Proverb

The water of the river flows on without waiting for the thirsty man. ~ Kenyan Proverbs

When you’re dying of thirst it’s too late to dig a well. ~ Japanese Proverb

Yesterday’s drunkenness will not quench today’s thirst. ~ Egyptian Proverbs

When you are thirsty, it’s too late to think of digging the well. ~ Japanese Proverb

He who is master of his thirst is master of his health. ~ French Proverb

Small wells are better to quench your thirst. ~ French Proverbs

One who sits by the well will never go thirsty. ~ Malay Proverb

The earth is not thirsty for the blood of the warriors but for the sweat of man’s labor. ~ Brazilian Proverbs

Water quenches the thirst but does not teach you how to sing. ~ German Proverbs

Good as drink is, it ends in thirst. ~ Irish Proverb

In a house where two daughters live, the cat dies of thirst. ~ Romanian Proverbs

You cannot make the mule drink when he is not thirsty. ~ Italian Proverbs

Saying about Thirst

Quotations about Thirst

Thirst is the aim for quest, it keeps inspiring to find more and more; Otherwise, satisfied we would sit, and lazily rest on the shore! ~ Neelam Saxena Chandra

Curiosity is the thirst of the soul. ~ Samuel Johnson

The thirst for powerful sensations takes the upper hand both over fear and over compassion for the grief of others. ~ Anton Chekhov

You should not see the desert simply as some faraway place of little rain. There are many forms of thirst. ~ William Langewiesche

Love, with very young people, is a heartless business. We drink at that age from thirst, or to get drunk; it is only later in life that we occupy ourselves with the individuality of our wine. ~ Isak Dinesen

He that has satisfied his thirst turns his back on the well. ~ Baltasar Gracian

The best books for a man are not always those which the wise recommend, but often those which meet the peculiar wants, the natural thirst of his mind, and therefore awaken interest and rivet thought. ~ William Ellery Channing

Whoever thirst for money is real victim of a capital illusion. ~ Toba Beta

The bible is a remarkable fountain: the more one draws and drinks of it, the more it stimulates thirst. ~ Martin Luther

We will drink what we thirst for and eat what we hunger for if we allow ourselves to be used for what we were created for! ~ Israelmore Ayivor

At the bottom of the modern man there is always a great thirst for self-forgetfulness, self-distraction . . . and therefore he turns away from all those problems and abysses which might recall to him his own nothingness. ~ Henri Frederic Amiel

I offer neither pay, nor quarters, nor food; I offer only hunger, thirst, forced marches, battles and death. Let him who loves his country with his heart, and not merely with his lips, follow me. ~ Giuseppe Garibaldi

Fame is the thirst of youth. ~ Lord Byron

What an unrequited love it is, this thirst! But is it love, when it is unrequited? ~ Eleanor Catton

He supposed that even in Hell, people got an occasional sip of water, if only so they could appreciate the full horror of unrequited thirst when it set in again. ~ Stephen King

Kissing her is like drinking salted water, he thinks. His thirst only increases. ~ Sara Sheridan

Our culture has filled our heads but emptied our hearts, stuffed our wallets but starved our wonder. It has fed our thirst for facts but not for meaning or mystery. It produces “nice” people, not heroes. ~ Peter Kreeft

To hunger and thirst after righteousness is when nothing in the world can fascinate us so much as being near God. ~ Smith Wigglesworth

You don’t know what thirst is until you drink for the first time. ~ Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Do not curse the well that quenches your thirst. ~ Matshona Dhliwayo

After digging a thousand wells of my own and stumbling upon a thousand others dug by the hands of thirsty men, I have yet to realize that the only well that can satiate every thirst is the one that men will never dig. ~ Craig D. Lounsbrough

I drank at every vine, the last was like the first. I came upon no wine so wonderful as thirst. ~ Edna St. Vincent Millay

We need houses as we need clothes, architecture stimulates fashion. It’s like hunger and thirst — you need them both. ~ Karl Lagerfeld

Of hunger and thirst, thirst is the greater imperative. ~ Yann Martel

Like hunger or thirst, the instinct for balance is built into the human body. ~ Deepak Chopra

The soul’s deepest thirst is for God Himself, who has made us so that we can never be satisfied without Him. ~ F. F. Bruce

Someone feeling wronged is like someone feeling thirsty. Don’t tell them they aren’t. Sit with them and have a drink. ~ Lemony Snicket

Drink in the moon as though you might die of thirst. ~ Sanober Khan

The only way when your thirst for excellence is satisfied is when you take up the challenge to do a little more every day than you have already been doing every day! ~ Israelmore Ayivor

I’m looking for someone to quench my thirst-for all eternity. ~ Luna Maxwell”

The journey towards success is more like a traveller lost in a desert, desperate to find an oasis, desperate to quench his thirst. But it is not about how grave the thirst is but about how long he chooses to walk thirsty. ~ Chirag Tulsiani

The desire of knowledge, like the thirst of riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it. ~ Laurence Sterne

The wine in the bottle does not quench thirst. ~ George Herbert

Give up your thirst for books, so that you do not die a grouch. ~ Marcus Aurelius

Amuse yourself, torment your desires. Drink when you’re thirsty — that would be very much too simple! If you didn’t harbour a temptation eternally in your soul, you’d run the risk of forgetting yourself. ~ Jean-Paul Sartre

Because I know it in my bones. You are the only female I desire, the only water that will quench my thirst, the only sun that will warm my skin, the only lips that were made for mine.~ Dannika Dark

My spirit thirst for the living water. ~ Lailah Gifty Akita

The insatiable thirst for everything which lies beyond, and which life reveals, is the most living proof of our immortality. ~ Charles Baudelaire

Every living person and thing responds to beauty. We all thirst for it. We receive strength and renewal by seeing stirring and satisfying sites. ~ Lady Bird Johnson

Our misery is that we thirst so little for these sublime things, and so much for the mocking trifles of time and space. ~ Charles Spurgeon

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