40 Quotes Only People Who Love The Beach Understand

40 Quotes Only People Who Love The Beach Understand

by Chrissy Stockton
When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused.

“When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused.”

— Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters of Rainer Maria Rilke, 1892-1910

He wrote this in 1903 to Clara Rilke.

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