129 Waterfall Quotes For Your Instagram Captions

On the hunt for some amazing waterfall quotes? No need to look any further. I have personally compiled this extensive list with the best waterfall captions for Instagram.

Whether you are looking for searching for them in Oahu, Mauritius, or chasing waterfalls in Cairns, these quotes about waterfalls are sure to inspire you to go chasing these majestic, yet peaceful wonders around the world. 

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Amazing Waterfall Quotes

Waterfall surrounded by forest. Waterfall quote that says "I need waves. I need waterfalls. I want rushing currents."

1| “I need waves. I need waterfalls. I want rushing currents.” – Tahereh Mafi  

2| “Just as a waterfall grows slower and more lightly suspended as it plunges down, so the great man of action tends to act with greater calmness than his tempestuous desires prior to the deed would lead one to expect.”– Friedrich Nietzsche

3| “When the moonlight and the waterfall come together, all other things fade from the scene!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan 

4| “The vast waterfall of history pours down, and a few obituarists fill teacups with the stories.”– Marilyn Johnson

5|  “There’s music in water. Brooks babbling, fountains splashing. Weirs, waterfalls, tumbling, gushing.” – Julie Andrews 

6| “Like a waterfall, wash over me.” – Lil Wayne

7| “I need waves. I need waterfalls. I want rushing currents.” – Tahereh Mafi  

8| “The point is that when I see a sunset or a waterfall or something, for a split second it’s so great, because for a little bit I’m out of my brain, and it’s got nothing to do with me.” – Chris Evans

9| “Water is the most perfect traveller because when it travels it becomes the path itself!”― Mehmet Murat Ildan

Powerful Waterfall Quotes

Large beautiful waterfall and rainbow. Quote about a waterfall that says “For an instant, silence, noisier than a waterfall.” – Salman  Rushdie

10|  “For an instant, silence, noisier than a waterfall.” – Salman  Rushdie  

11| “My mind is a raging torrent, flooded with rivulets of thought cascading into a waterfall of creative alternatives.” – Mel Brooks

12|  “I shift an infinitesimal movement towards him. It is like the leap from a waterfall. I do not know, until then, what I am going to do.” – Madeline Miller 

13| “There is a hidden message in every waterfall. It says, if you are flexible, falling will not hurt you!”― Mehmet Murat Ildan

14| “We are all naturally seekers of wonders. We travel far to see the majesty of old ruins, the venerable forms of the hoary mountains, great waterfalls, and galleries of art. And yet the world’s wonder is all around us; the wonder of setting suns, and evening stars, of the magic spring-time, the blossoming of the trees, the strange transformations of the moth.” – Albert Pike 

15|  “The ordinary-sized stuff which is our lives, the things people write poetry about – clouds, daffodils, waterfalls, what happens in a cup of coffee when the cream goes in  – these things are full of mystery, as mysterious to us as the heavens were to the Greeks.”- Tom Stoppard

Waterfall Quotes About Life

Roaring waterfall on a foggy day. Waterfall quote that says “Always be like a water. Float in the times of pain or dance like waves along the wind which touches its surface.” – Santosh Kalwar

16| “Always be like a water. Float in the times of pain or dance like waves along the wind which touches its surface.” – Santosh Kalwar

17|  “Be soft in your practice. Think of the method as a fine silvery stream, not a raging waterfall.”- Sheng-yen 

18| “My desert soul erupts with turquoise water, floods and cascades and waterfalls rushing in around my rocky parts, pushing and reshaping and filling every hidden dark spot.” — Kiersten White 

19| “By the time we arrived, as evening was approaching, I felt as sore as a rock must feel when the waterfall has pounded on it all day long.” –Arthur Golden

20| “When you’re young, there’s so much that you can’t take in. It’s pouring over you like a waterfall. When you’re older, it’s less intense, but you’re able to reach out and drink it. I love bring older.”- Sigourney Weaver

 21| “Once we have tasted far streams, touched the gold, found some limit beyond the waterfall, a season changes, and we come back changed but safe, quiet, grateful.” – William Stafford 

22| “It was more than just the gentle tumble of the waterfall, or the wind or the sound of birds. It was much, much more he knew. He looked about him and he knew he had found what he had been looking for.”― Michael Delaware

23|  “When you are outpouring your emotion, it is like me trying to climb up a waterfall. To get to you. But if you are calm and have faith in me, I can sail right over to you. On the still waters of your soul.”- Kate McGahan

24|  “Water does not resist. Water flows. When you plunge your hand into it, all you feel is a caress.”– Margaret Atwood

25|  “I feel like water that transforms from a flowing river to a tranquil lake to a powerful waterfall to a freshwater spring to a meandering creek to a salty sea to raindrops gentle on your face to hard, stinging hail to frost on a mountaintop, and back to a river again.”— María Virginia Farinango

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Nature Waterfall Quotes

Woman in her dress standing in front of a large waterfall and a waterfall quote saying “Water is the driver of nature.”- Leonardo Da Vinci

26| “Water is the driver of nature.”- Leonardo Da Vinci 

27| “Many a calm river begins as a turbulent waterfall, yet none hurtles and foams all the way to the sea.” – Mikhail Lermontov

28|  “There’s nobody living who couldn’t stand all afternoon in front of a waterfall. Anyone who can sit on a stone in a field awhile can see my painting. Nature is like parting a curtain, you go into it as you would cross an empty beach to look at the ocean.”– Agnes Martin

29| “Then something Tookish woke up inside him, and he wished to go and see the great mountains, and hear the pine-trees and the waterfalls, and explore the caves, and wear a sword instead of a walking-stick.”- J. R. R. Tolkien 

30|  “A waterfall happily and cheerfully flows in the nature; there is happiness only if there is freedom!”― Mehmet Murat Ildan

31| “Owls hoot in B flat, cuckoos in D, but the water ousel sings in the voice of the stream. She builds her nest back of the waterfalls so the water is a lullaby to the little ones. Must be where they learn it.”― Karen Joy Fowler 

32| “As long as I live, I’ll hear waterfalls and birds and winds sing. I’ll interpret the rocks, learn the language of flood, storm, and the avalanche. I’ll acquaint myself with the glaciers and wild gardens, and get as near the heart of the world as I can.”– John Muir

33| “Emerald slopes became so tall they touched the clouds, and showers painted diamond waterfalls that sluiced down cliff sides.” – Victoria Kahler 

34| “God is discovered entirely through creation – the brilliance of a sunset, the powerful roar of a waterfall, the symphony of sounds you hear in the heart of the forest, or the vastness of spaces and its countless stars”Benjamin F Sullivan

35|  “I firmly believe that nature brings solace in all troubles.” – Anne Frank

Inspirational Waterfall Quotes 

Woman standing on a rock and text reads quote "She’ll carry on through it all. She’s a waterfall.”- Unknown

36| “She’ll carry on through it all. She’s a waterfall.”- Unknown

37| “You don’t have the power to make rainbows or waterfalls, sunsets or roses, but you do have the power to bless people by your words and smiles. You carry within you the power to make the world better.” – Sharon G. Larsen 

38| “There is a hidden message in every waterfall. It says, if you are flexible, falling will not hurt you.”― Mehmet Murat Ildan 

39|  “It is life, I think, to watch the water. A man can learn so many things.” – Nicholas Sparks 

40| “A waterfall cannot be silent, just as the wisdom! When they speak, the voice of power speaks!”― Mehmet Murat ildan 

Large waterfall with a quote that reads “Grace is finding a waterfall when you were only looking for a stream.”- Vanessa Hunt

41| “Grace is finding a waterfall when you were only looking for a stream.”- Vanessa Hunt

42| “A strong man and a waterfall always channel their own path.”- Unknown

43| “And when you hear the sound of the waterfall coming nearer and nearer, tidy up the boat, put on your best tie and hat, and smoke a cigar right up till the moment you go over. That’s a triumph.”– Ray Bradbury 

44| “We would no longer pass sweet breezy days in our sleek tent, in mossy hills and sun, showering in waterfalls. That era was now our memory, a shared dream.” –Aspen Matis

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Quotes About Waterfalls For Instagram 

Quote about waterfalls from Kaman Kojour that reads | “Mist to mist drops to drops. For water thou art, and unto water shalt thou return.”  Imiage of a waterfall and a cliff in the Faroe islands

45| “Mist to mist drops to drops. For water thou art, and unto water shalt thou return.” – Kamand Kojouri

46| “We say that ” sweet, it’s satisfactions deep. All this we say, as we sleepwalk our time through years of days and nights. We let time cascade over us like a waterfall, believing it to be never-ending. Yet each day that touches us, and every man in the world is unique; irredeemable; over. And just another Monday.”– Josephine Hart  

47| “In America, one sure sign of success is the presence of an unnecessary waterfall in a person’s yard.” – Demetri Martin 

Inspiring Waterfall Quotes

Man standing in front of a massive waterfall and the text is an inspiring waterfall quote that reads “Do not feel sad for your tears, as rocks never regret the waterfalls.”

48|  “Do not feel sad for your tears, as rocks never regret the waterfalls.” – Munia Khan

49| “A waterfall cannot be silent, just as wisdom. When they speak, the voice of power speaks.”― Mehmet Murat Ildan

50|   “A river cuts through a rock, not because of its power but because of its persistence.” – Jim Watkins

51|  “A waterfall is concerned only with being itself, not with doing something it considers waterfall-like.” – Vernon Howard 

52|  “I am like a drop of water on a rock. After drip, drip, dripping in the same place, I begin to leave a mark, and I leave my mark in many people’s hearts.” – Rigoberta Menchu

53| “All anyone can hope is just a tiny bit of love, like a drop in a cup if you can get it, or a waterfall, a flood, if you can get that too.”– Edwidge Danticat 

54| “We shall not cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time. Through the unknown, remembered gate When the last of earth left to discover Is that which was the beginning; At the source of the longest river The voice of the hidden waterfall And the children in the apple-tree Not known, because not looked for But heard, half-heard, in the stillness Between two waves of the sea.”– T. S. Eliot

Waterfall Love Quotes

waterfall love quote that says “Your love is like a waterfall, running wild and free" by Chris Tomlin and image of two people standing and looking up at a giant waterfall holding hands and wearing raincoats.

55|  “Your love is like a waterfall, running wild and free.” – Chris Tomlin 

56| “I love you like a river that understands that it must learn to flow differently over waterfalls and to rest in the shallows.”– Paulo Coelho 

57| “Let’s swim to the moon Let’s climb through the tide Surrender to the waiting worlds.That lap against our side.”– Jim Morrison 

58| “All anyone can hope for is just a tiny bit of love, like a drop in a cup if you can get it, or a waterfall, a flood, if you can get that too.”– Edwidge Danticat

59|  “She dares me to pour myself out like a living waterfall. She dares me to enter the soul that is more than my own; she extinguishes fear in mere seconds. She lets light come through.” – Virginia Woolf

60| “The fall of your hair is rushing through my head like elegant waterfalls repeatedly dancing down into an open riverbed.” – Curtis Tyrone Jones

61| “After we are separated by birth from this oneness, as the water falling from the waterfall is separated by the wind and rocks, then we have feeling. You have difficulty because you have feeling. You attach to the feeling you have without knowing just how this kind of feeling is created.” –Shunryu Suzuki

Peaceful Quotes About Waterfalls 

Man standing on a rock in front of a waterfall and text reads “With meditation, I found a ledge above the waterfall of my thoughts" from Mary Pipher.

62|  “With meditation, I found a ledge above the waterfall of my thoughts.” – Mary Pipher

63| “There is a waterfall in every dream. Cool and crystal clear, it falls gently on the sleeper, cleansing the mind and soothing the soul.”- Virginia Alison

64|  “To trace the history of a river or a raindrop is also to trace the history of the soul, the history of the mind descending and arising in the body. In both, we constantly seek and stumble upon divinity, which like feeding the lake, and the spring becoming a waterfall, feeds, spills, falls, and feeds itself all over again.” – Gretel Ehrlich

65|  “Experiencing the present purely is being empty and hollow; you catch grace as a man fills his cup under a waterfall.”– Annie Dillard

66| “The most stupendous scenery ceases to be sublime when it becomes distinct, or in other words limited, and the imagination is no longer encouraged to exaggerate it. The actual height and breadth of a mountain or a waterfall are always ridiculously small; they are imagined only that content us.” – Henry David Thoreau 

Woman standing on a grassy knoll looking at a waterfall fall and a quote about a waterfall that says “Look with open eyes, and you will see the beauty of the waterfall" by Anthony Hicks.

67| “Look with open eyes, and you will see the beauty of the waterfall.” – Anthony Hincks

68| “A very wise quote is a spectacular waterfall! When you see it, you feel its power!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

69| “When I was walking in the mountains with the Japanese man and began to hear the water, he said, ‘What is the sound of the waterfall?’ ‘Silence,’ he finally told me.”― Jack Gilbert

70|  “We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharlal Nehru 

71| “Another way to look at meditation is to view thinking itself as a waterfall, a cascading of thought. In cultivating mindfulness, we are going beyond or behind our thinking, much the way you might find a vantage point in a cave or depression in the rock behind a waterfall. We still see and hear the water, but we are out of the torrent.”– Jon Kabat-Zinn 

72| “Have you also learned that secret from the river; that there is no such thing as time?” That the river is everywhere at the same time, at the source and at the mouth, at the waterfall, at the ferry, at the current, in the ocean and in the mountains, everywhere and that the present only exists for it, not the shadow of the past nor the shadow of the future.” – Hermann Hesse

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Funny Waterfall Quotes For Instagram

Funny waterfall quote that reads “You don’t always get the waterfall shortcut in Mario Kart. That’s life" by Jack Baraka. Image of a man jumping from a tall ledge in front of a waterfall.

73| “You don’t always get the waterfall shortcut in Mario Kart. That’s life.” – Jack Baraka

74| “As the music played over the speakers and the waterfall in the pool filled the silence around us, I knew that without a doubt I had just been ruined.” – Abbi Glines 

75| “When God takes a shower, waterfalls come to life around the world. When I take a shower, my hair usually clogs the drain.” – Anthony T. Hincks 

76| “Romance often begins by a splashing waterfall and ends over a leaky sink.” – Ellen DeGeneres

Waterfall Captions For Instagram 

Waterfall caption for Instagram that says “Kiss me under a waterfall.” Image of a woman holding someones hand and looking at a waterfall.

77| “Kiss me under a waterfall.”- Unknown

78| “Tripping on skies, sipping on waterfalls.”- Unknown

79| “Dreams are made of trails and waterfalls.” – Unknown

80| “A waterfall is nature’s laughter.”-Unknown

81| “Like a waterfall, life doesn’t flow backward.”-Unknown

Beautiful Quotes About Waterfalls 

Beautiful aqua water streaming from a waterfall. Text is a beautiful quote about waterfall that reads "Waterfalls wouldn’t sound so melodious if there were no rocks in their way" by Rishabh Gautam.

82| “Waterfalls wouldn’t sound so melodious if there were no rocks in their way.”-Rishabh Gautam

83| “There’s no better place to find yourself than sitting by a waterfall and listening to its music”- Roland R Kemler

84|  “Above them, a waterfall tumbled from a clifftop as high as a church steeple. The water fell in milky blue strands, shooting spray in the air that danced in rainbows of gold, pink, and blue.”― Martine Bailey 

85| “We made our way to the very edge of the cliff and looked down. We could hear the water dashing, splashing, and roaring as if angry at the small space through which it was forced to pass.”– Sallie Hester  

86| “All water has a perfect memory and is forever trying to get back to where it was.” – Toni Morrison

87| “Sometimes it’s hard to tell how fast the current’s moving until you’re headed over a waterfall.” – Kimberly McCreight

Chasing Waterfalls Quotes

Woman looking at a large waterfall and text of a chasing waterfall quote that says "BRB, chasing waterfalls."

88| “BRB, chasing waterfalls.”- Unknown 

89| “I wanted to spend my days chasing waterfalls but it turns out I’m more suited to looking at photos of them” – Unknown

90|  “Sorry, TLC. I chased the waterfall.”- Unknown

91| “Seriously don’t go chasing waterfalls. They don’t move. They are stationary. Just take the picture.” – Unknown

92| “Water you up to? Nothing much, just chasing this waterfall.” – Unknown

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Short Waterfall Quotes For Instagram

Quote on image reads “Just let go - and fall like a little waterfall by Bob Ross. Photo many waterfalls on a sunny day.

93| “Just let go – and fall like a little waterfall.” –Bob Ross

 94| “There’s hope at the bottom of the biggest waterfall.” – Patrick Ness 

95| “I can see my rainbow calling me through the misty breeze of my waterfall.” –Jimi Hendrix 

96|  “I love the sounds and the power of pounding water, whether it is the waves or a waterfall.” – Mike May

97|  “Be careful crossing the waterfall, it’s a fatal spot.”- Karl Meltzer 

98| “Be like water, Flow like a river, Crash like the rain, Fly like the cloud again!” – Md. Ziaul Haque

99| “No one ever steps into the same river twice.”- Heraclitus 

100| “Canoe + Waterfall = I don’t go camping anymore.”- Demetri Martin

Woman staring at a waterfall a far off on a sunny day. Text is a waterfall quote that says “I keep my gratitude in my smile, a glistening waterfall in the sun" by Sanober Khan.

101| “I keep my gratitude in my smile, a glistening waterfall in the sun.” –Sanober Khan

102|  “Be water, my friend.”- Bruce Lee  

103| “Water was calmness and tranquility, but it was the rage of a storm as well.” – F.C. Yee

104| “Waterfalls are exciting because they have power, they have rainbows, they have songs, and they have boldness and craziness!” – Mehmet Murat ildan

105| “Don’t go to restaurants that have waterfalls if you have a kidney condition.” –Johnny Carson

106|  “Go with the flow. Force nothing. Let it happen – trusting that whichever way it goes. It’s for the best.” – Mandy Hale

107| “The idea is that flowing water never goes stale, so just keep on flowing.”– Bruce Lee 

108| “Eventually, all things merge into one, and a river runs through it.”– Norman McLean

109| “Young leaves, the sound of a waterfall, heard from far and near.”– Yosa Buson

Short And Funny Waterfall Captions 

Man jumping from ledge with a funny waterfall caption that reads Waterfalls are nature’s waterslides.’

110| “Waterfalls are nature’s waterslides.’”– Unknown

110| “Run wild and free like a waterfall”― Anamika Mishra 

112| “The waterfall winks at every passerby.” – Marty Rubin 

113| “They say that people who live next to waterfalls don’t hear the water.”– Jonathan Safran Foer

Hilarious Waterfall Puns For Instagram Captions

Beautiful waterfall in Hawaii and text of a waterfall pun for Instagram caption that says I just heard a joke about a waterfall. It was a pour joke.

114| I just heard a joke about a waterfall. It was a pour joke.

115| What’s the opposite of waterfall? A firefly.

116| The waterfalls have me roaring with excitement. 

117| What do you call a dried up waterfall? Water fell. 

118| Water-falling in love with this place.

119| They said don’t go Jason waterfalls…  

120| Water you doing today?

121| I fell in love with the waterfall pretty rapid-ly. 

122| We. Wanted to see the waterfalls, but we mist. 

123| I’m over waterfalls. They’re too main-stream. 

124| I’ve never mist a change to see a waterfall 

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Best Waterfall Sayings

waterfall streaming through a forrest. Waterfall saying reads “The waterfall is nature’s laughter”

125| “The waterfall is nature’s laughter”- Unknown

126| “Look for tomorrow behind every waterfall.”- Unknown

127| “Life is like a waterfall – always moving.”-Unknown

128| “Life is like a waterfall – in the end, we’re all one.”  Unknown

129| “Valuable lessons can be learned from every waterfall.”- Unknown

There Are Your 129 Quotes About Falls

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  1. Krista

    I’m always on the hunt for a good quote! These will come in handy for when I post my photos at some of the waterfalls I’ve been to recently!

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