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What makes a river so restful to people is that it doesn't have any doubt - it is sure to get where it is going, and it doesn't want to go anywhere else. Hal Boyle
I've known rivers:
Ancient, dusky rivers.
My soul has grown deep like the rivers.Langston Hughes
Rivers must have been the guides which conducted the footsteps of the first travellers. They are the constant lure, when they flow by our doors, to distant enterprise and adventure; and, by a natural impulse, the dwellers on their banks will at length accompany their currents to the lowlands of the globe, or explore at their invitation the interior of continents. Henry David Thoreau
Rivers are roads which move, and which carry us whither we desire to go. Blaise Pascal
He who hears the rippling of rivers in these degenerate days will not utterly despair. Henry David Thoreau