You can just as easily drown in a pool of thought as you can in a swimming pool.
Some fish love to swim upstream. Some people love to overcome challenges.
Research is like swimming. If you stop swimming you will never make it to the other side. If you stop researching you will never make it to discovery.
Poetry isn’t an island, it is the bridge. Poetry isn’t a ship, it is the lifeboat. Poetry isn’t swimming. Poetry is water.
I burned all our bridges - not knowing that love knows how to swim.
I cry often. I cry and cleanse my face with my tears and swim to the center of it all. A center that I have written about a thousand times, forever etched into the porcelain.
All sharks were born swimming.
I read mysteries like Nancy Drew and Alfred Hitchcock, and I swim and I ride my motorbike.
I swim almost every day, a thousand meters.
I was the guy on the swim team entertaining the bus on the way to the meets.
Swim upstream. Go the other way. Ignore the conventional wisdom.
Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a live one to swim upstream.
To get rid of depression, I swim with dolphins.
So this is how you swim inward. So this is how you flow outwards. So this is how you pray.
I grew up by the Mississippi River, and I would swim in that as a kid.
I'd rather sink with a bad theory than swim with muddy pragmatism.
Outdoors, I have a pool, so I usually swim and stuff. It's usually superhot in California, so we swim.
And I ride horses, swim, do a lot of reading, writing.
When you have to cope with a lot of problems, you're either going to sink or you're going to swim.
Dead fish don't swim around in jealous tides.