"...Happy in all that ragged, loose collapse of water, the fountain, its effortless descent and flatteries of spray... "
Richard Wilbur "A baroque wall fountain in the Villa Sciarra"
"They that sing as well as they that dance'shall say , All my fountains are in thee. "
“A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.”
Washington Irving (1783 - 1859)
“Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt ever dig. “
Marcus Aurelius (121-180 AD)
“To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.”
Pearl S. Buck (1892-1973)
“The people are the only legitimate fountain of power, and it is from them that the constitutional charter, under which the several branches of government hold their power, is derived”
James Madison (1751-1836)
“Few people know so clearly what they want. Most people can't even think what to hope for when they throw a penny in a fountain.”
Barbara Kingsolver (1955-)
“The Temple of Diana is in the vicinity of the fountain, which has given rise to the conjecture that it originally constituted a portion of the ancient baths.”
Marguerite Gardiner (1789-1849)
“There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people you love. When you learn to tap this source, you will truly have defeated age.”
Sophia Loren (1934-)