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Stunning Waterfall Quotes: 125 of the Best Falls Quotes

Waterfalls are amazing. They come in every size and shape from thundering to trickling. They are a force of nature and are always inspiring to experience. We have always made a point of finding waterfalls in every country we visit. We have gathered all the best quotes about falls including funny waterfall quotes, chasing waterfalls quotes, and waterfall captions.

So, once you have found your waterfall and taken that amazing picture it is time to find the perfect falls quote to go with it. You may want a find one of the humorous quotes for waterfalls, or pick one of the many powerful quotes on waterfall, or go with one of the classic chasing waterfalls quotes or maybe an inspirational quote about waterfalls will sum up what you want to say.

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If that is the case, we have gathered 90 of the best waterfall quotes.

We have added our favorite quotes about falls with our favorite waterfall pictures.

Waterfall Quotes

Here are a few of our favorite quotes about falls. Pick your favorite waterfall quote now!

“Do not feel sad for your tears as rocks never regret the waterfalls” ― Munia Khan

“Seen on a night in November; How frail; Above the bulk; Of crashing water hangs, Autumn, evanescent, wan, The moon.” ― Adelaide Crapsey

“The river plunged down in a long waterfall, plashing into several rocky pools on its way down the cliff.” ― Alison Croggon

“I love the sounds and the power of pounding water, whether it is the waves or a waterfall.” – Mike May

Tall waterfall with quotes about falls by Mike May

“I sat there for a long time, listening to the waterfall intone, its sound filling my ears. It was like the murmur of countless voices and I thought they were prayers.” ― Mikael Niemi

“There is a waterfall in every dream. Cool and crystal clear, it falls gently on the sleeper, cleansing the mind and soothing the soul.” ― Virginia Alison

Funny Waterfall Quotes

When it somes to waterfall quotes funny ones are usually the best ones. Pick your favorite funny waterfall quotes now!

“By the time we arrived, as evening was approaching, I felt as sore as a rock must feel when the waterfall has pounded on it all day long.” – Unknown

“You don’t always get the waterfall shortcut in Mario Kart. That’s life.” – Jack Barakat

Waterfall dropping into a pool with funny waterfall quotes by Jack Barakat

“Romance often begins by a splashing waterfall and ends over a leaky sink.” – Ellen DeGeneres

“Canoe plus waterfall equals I don’t go camping anymore.” – Demetri Martin

“We wanted to see the waterfalls, but we mist.” – Unknown

“Behind every waterfall is more water, probably.” – Dean Johnston

“These waterfalls have me roaring with excitement.” – Unknown

“Livestreaming. Literally.”  Unknown

“This waterfall isn’t a hidden gem; it’s mainstream.” – Uknown

“In America, one sure sign of success is the presence of an unnecessary waterfall in a person’s yard.” – Demetri Martin

“Watery waiting for? Let’s go already!” – Unknown

“Just let go – and fall like a little waterfall.” – Bob Ross

Waterfall onto a beach with chasing waterfalls quotes

Find this waterfall on Sandcut Beach, Vancouver Island

“Sorry, TLC. I chased the waterfall.” – Unknown

“Water you up to? Nothing much, just chasing this waterfall.” – Unknown

“Seriously don’t go chasing waterfalls. They don’t move. They are stationary. Just take the picture.” – Unknown

“I wanted to spend my days chasing waterfalls but it turns out I’m more suited to looking at photos of them” – Unknown

“Your love is like a waterfall, running wild and free.” – Chris Tomlin

“Love is like a waterfall. It happens naturally.” – Unknown

Waterfall in a forest with waterfall love quotes

“I love you like a river that understands that it must learn to flow differently over waterfalls and to rest in the shallows.” – Paulo Coelho

“Kiss me under a waterfall.” – Unknown

“Falling in love, waterfall-style.” – Unknown

“We start in different places, but in the end, we all meet at the waterfall.” – Unknown

“When the moonlight and the waterfall come together, all other things fade from the scene.” – Mehmet Murat Ildan

“I shift an infinitesimal movement towards him. It is like the leap from a waterfall. I do not know, until then, what I am going to do.” – Madeline Miller

“All anyone can hope for is just a tiny bit of love, like a drop in a cup if you can get it, or a waterfall, a flood, if you can get that too.” – Edwidge Danticat

“I love you like a river that understands that it must learn to flow differently over waterfalls and to rest in the shallows.” – Paulo Coelho

Waterfall between rocks with waterfall love quotes by Paulo Coelho

“I need waves. I need waterfalls. I want rushing currents.” – Tahereh Mafi

“Just as a waterfall grows slower and more lightly suspended as it plunges down, so the great man of action tends to act with greater calmness than his tempestuous desires prior to the deed would lead one to expect.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“A river cuts through a rock, not because of its power but because of its persistence.” – Jim Watkins

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“God is discovered entirely through creation — the brilliance of a sunset, the powerful roar of a waterfall, the symphony of sounds you hear in the heart of the forest, or the vastness of space and its countless stars.” – Benjamin F Sullivan

“She dares me to pour myself out like a living waterfall. She dares me to enter the soul that is more than my own; she extinguishes fear in mere seconds. She lets light come through.” – Virginia Woolf

“A strong person and a waterfall always carve their own path.” – Unknown

Waterfall from above with powerful quotes about waterfalls

“Look with open eyes, and you will see the beauty of the waterfall.” – Anthony Hincks

“The pressure beat him down with the power and relentlessness of an eternal waterfall” – Unknown

“As long as I live, I’ll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing.” – John Muir

“Life doesn’t flow backwards.” – Unknown

“It’s all water over the falls.” – Unknown

“Run wild and free like a waterfall” – Anamika Mishra

Waterfall onto a beach with short waterfall quotes for Instagram by Anamika Mishra

Read our guide to seeing this Mystic Beach waterfall

“The waterfall is nature’s laughter.” – Unknown

“I am like a waterfall, wild and free.” – Unknown

“When water falls, it flies.” – Anthony T. Hincks

“Our lives flow like water in a waterfall.” – Unknown

“Water-falling in love with this place.” – Unknown

“Run wild and free like a waterfall” ― Anamika Mishra

“Look for tomorrow behind every waterfall.” – Unknown

“The waterfall winks at every passerby.” – Marty Rubin

“Life is like a waterfall – always moving.” – Unknown

Waterfall in a canyon with short waterfall Instagram quotes.

How to find the Hidden Waterfall on Sombrio Beach, Vancouver Island

“Waterfalls are exciting because they have power, they have rainbows, they have songs, and they have boldness and craziness!” – Unknown

“Lessons from a waterfall – keep moving, and you will eventually get over it.” – Unknown

“Water is the driver of nature.” – Leonardo Da Vinci

Person looking at waterfall with quotes for water and inspirational waterfall quotes by da Vinci

“The power of a waterfall is nothing but a lot of drips working together.” – Unknown

“A waterfall is concerned only with being itself, not with doing something it considers waterfall-like.” – Vernon Howard

“There’s no better place to find yourself than sitting by a waterfall and listening to its music” – Roland R Kemler

“Waterfalls wouldn’t sound so melodious if there were no rocks in their way.” – Rishab Gautam

“I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.” – Anne Frank

“There’s music in water. Brooks babbling, fountains splashing. Weirs, waterfalls, tumbling, gushing.” – Julie Andrews

“Waterfalls are nature’s waterslide.” Unknown

Waterfall in lush jungle with inspirational waterfall quotes.

“I can see my rainbow calling me through the misty breeze of my waterfall.” – Jimi Hendrix

“When God takes a shower, waterfalls come to life around the world.” – Anthony T. Hincks

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“The idea is that flowing water never goes stale, so just keep on flowing.” – Bruce Lee

“Sometimes, it’s hard to tell how fast the current’s moving until you’re headed over a waterfall.” – Kimberly McCreight

Person watching waterfall with deep waterfall quotes by Patrick Ness

“There’s hope at the bottom of the biggest waterfall.” – Patrick Ness

“To be silent for a waterfall means to die! And for people who shout out the truth in all circumstances, it is the same thing to be silent!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

“Just as a waterfall grows slower and more lightly suspended as it plunges down, so the great man of action tends to act with greater calmness than his tempestuous desires prior to the deed would lead one to expect.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

“They say that people who live next to waterfalls don’t hear the water.” – Jonathan Safran Foer

“And when you hear the sound of the waterfall coming nearer and nearer, tidy up the boat, put on your best tie and hat, and smoke a cigar right up till the moment you go over. That’s a triumph.” – Ray Bradbury

“There is a hidden message in every waterfall. It says, if you are flexible, falling will not hurt you! – Mehmet Murat ildan

“Be soft in your practice. Think of the method as a fine silvery stream, not a raging waterfall.” – Sheng-yen

“I don’t want to die in a car accident. When I die it’ll be a glorious day. It’ll probably be a waterfall.” – River Phoenix

“Mist to mist, drops to drops. For water thou art, and unto water shalt thou return.” – Kamand Kojouri

“Water is the perfect traveler because when it travels, it becomes the path itself!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

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“Owls hoot in B flat, cuckoos in D, but the water ousel sings in the voice of the stream. She builds her nest back of the waterfalls so the water is a lullaby to the little ones. Must be where they learn it.” –  Karen Joy Fowler

“Look with open eyes, and you will see the beauty of the waterfall.” – Anthony Hincks

Waterfall in forest with quotes on falls by Anthony Hincks

“Another way to look at meditation is to view the process of thinking itself as a waterfall, a continual cascading of thought. In cultivating mindfulness we are going beyond or behind our thinking, much the way you might find a vantagepoint in a cave or depression in a rock behind a waterfall. We still see and hear the water, but we are out of the torrent.” ― Jon Kabat-Zinn

“We made our way to the very edge of the cliff and looked down. We could hear the water dashing, splashing and roaring as if angry at the small space through which it was forced to pass.” ― Sallie Hester

“No matter how powerful a waterfall is, it cannot be heard from far away because all waterfalls are local! If you want the whole world to hear you, take a universal position where all can see you, just like the Moon, just like the Sun!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

“I keep my gratitude in my smile

A glistening waterfall in the sun

Gently splashing at that person

Who made me happy for some reason.”

― Sanober Khan

Waterfalls Sayings

No one knows who said these falls sayings first. Find your favorite waterfall saying now!

“Waterfalls are proof that power can be flexible”

“Life is like a waterfall. It is always moving and there is always an uneven flow to it.”

Waterfall with falls sayings on top

“We start in different places, but in the end, we all meet at the waterfall.”

“You cannot hear the waterfall if you stand next to it.”

“Life is like a waterfall – in the end, we’re all one.”

“All anyone can hope for is just a tiny bit of love, like a drop in a cup if you can get it, or a waterfall, a flood, if you can get that too.”

“A waterfall happily and cheerfully flows in the nature; there is happiness only if there is freedom!”

Waterfall Captions

Here are our favorites from our list of Perfect Waterfall Captions.

Good to the last drop

We took the plunge!

I think I might have a waterfall addiction

Nature’s shower

Wild, beautiful, and free

Listening to waterfall music

Waterfall in jungle with waterfall captions

There is magic in every waterfall

Waterfalls are nature’s waterslide

You can catch me by the waterfall

I’m chasing waterfalls

Great things are over every fall and around every bend

This list of the best falls quotes and waterfall quotes should fit every occasion but if we missed your favorite falls quote let us know in the comments and we will add it in!

We also have other lists of quotes and captions about nature including the sun, waterfalls, sunsets , forests, rivers, lakes, trees, mountains, the sea, sunshine and sunrise.

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

Laynni Locke

Laynni has been sharing her travel adventures and day-to-day life on Routinely Nomadic social media for over 15 years and appreciates the importance of finding the perfect quote or caption to showcase those experiences. Putting her extensive writing and education background to good use, Laynni has become passionate about researching and curating comprehensive lists of all the best quotes and captions for every occasion.

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