“The sea, once it casts its spell, holds one in its net of wonder forever.” – Jacques Yves Cousteau
“Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.”
– Wallace Stevens
“When despair for the world grows in me… I come into the presence of still water. And I feel above me the day-blind stars waiting with their light. For a time I rest in the grace of the world, and am free.” – Wendell Berry
“A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable.” – William Wordsworth
Being “On The Water” is a perfect vantage point for reflections on vastness, on stillness, on currents and exhilarating sparkles of light. There is perhaps no better environment to illustrate the simultaneous refreshment and danger of being alive on this planet. Our impact on our waterways, our uses and abuses of water, will affect future generations of all species in great ripples and waves. Take care, but enjoy the beauty around you whenever you find yourself on the water.