The work an unknown good man has done is like a vein of water flowing hidden underground, secretly making the ground green.
Marriage is like a game of chess except the board is flowing water, the pieces are made of smoke and no move you make will have any effect on the outcome.
Influence is like water. Always flowing somewhere.
He sometimes behaves like water, flowing around the obstacles he encounters.
The water's always changing, always flowing. But people, I guess, can't live like that
The love of God toward you is like the Amazon River flowing down to water a single daisy.
The smell of good bread baking, like the sound of lightly flowing water, is indescribable in its evocation of innocence and delight
Its good to leave each day behind, like flowing water, free of sadness. Yesterday is gone and its tale told. Today new seeds are growing.
Producing writing is not so much like filling a basin or pool once, but rather getting water to keep flowing through till finally it runs clear.
Into this universe, and why not knowing
Nor whence, like water willy-nilly flowing;
And out of it, as wind along the wate,
I know not whither, willy-nilly blowing.
Techniques employ four qualities that reflect the nature of our world. Depending on the circumstance, you should be: hard as a diamond, flexible as a willow, smooth-flowing like water, or as empty as space.
A moving door hinge never corrodes. Flowing water never grows stagnant.
True love is like ghosts, which everyone talks about and few have seen.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Thousands have lived without love, not one without water.
W. H. Auden