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100 Short Pool Quotes for Instagram and Sayings for Your Summer Poolside


Long days by the pool usually end with a lot of great pool photos you want to share. If you have a fantastic pool pic, we have put together a list of all the best short pool quotes for Instagram for your next post. We have also included pool sayings when you need to capture the perfect mood.

Our Favorite Short Pool Quotes for Instagram

“While I’m swimming, I sing songs in my mind.” –  Alexander Popov

“Swimming gives me immense satisfaction.” – Laura Dutta

“This life is like a swimming pool. You dive into the water, but you can’t see how deep it is.” – Dennis Rodman

“Water, in all its forms, is what carries the knowledge of life throughout the universe.”― Anthony T. Hincks

“I love swimming.” – Jennette McCurdy

“Swimming was the opposite of panic attack. Fluid and calm and quiet.” ― John Corey Whaley

“The water is your friend… don’t have to fight with water, just share the same spirit as the water, and it will help you move.” – Alexandr Popov

Pool with a slide and swimming pool quotes by Friendly Fires

“Swimming is simply moving meditation.” – Cesar Nikko Caharian

“And we’ll all float on okay.” – Modest Mouse

“Being happy outside the pool means fast swimming in the pool.” – Eric Shanteau

“To have faith is to trust yourself to the water. When you swim you don’t grab hold of the water, because if you do you will sink and drown. Instead, you relax, and float.” – Alan Watts

“Jump in the pool, I looked at you, I knew you wanted to.” – Friendly Fires

“the perfect pool is bright, But it has no color.” – John Tranter

“I have always wanted a swimming pool and never had one.” – Joan Didion

“Either you decide to stay in the shallow end of the pool or you go out in the ocean.” – Christopher Reeve

“As long as I’m enjoying swimming, I will keep swimming.” – Cate Campbell

“Swimming isn’t everything, winning is.” – Mark Spitz

Sun making patterns in pool water with a swimming pool captions that reads think less, swim more

“This summer I swam in the ocean, And I swam in a swimming pool, Salt my wounds, chlorined my eyes,

“Water is the best of all things.” — Pindar

“Time is a pool to swim and dream and create in.” – Jay Woodman

“Swimming is normal for me. I’m relaxed. I’m comfortable, and I know my surroundings. It’s my home.” – Michael Phelps

“Somehow I kept my head above water. I relied on the discipline, character, and strength that I had started to develop as that little girl in her first swimming pool.” – Esther Williams

Palm trees and pool from above with a pool quotes for Instagram

“Swimming pool, swimming pool, swimming pool, swimming pool, Indigo, deep blue, deep blue.” – Lykke Li

“Water was something he loved, something he respected. He understood its beauty and its dangers. He talked about swimming as if it were a way of life.” ― Benjamin Alire Sáenz

I’m a self destructive fool.” – Loudon Wainwright III

“Swimming is my passion and something that I love.” – Natalie du Toit

“Somebody said to me, ‘But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.’ That’s a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, ‘Now, let’s write a swimming pool.’” – Paul McCartney

“My preference is swimming in the sea. I find the sea is more liberating, wild and good fun rather than plodding up and down a pool.” – Jo Brand

“I never saw film stars at home. We had no maid, no cook, no swimming pool.” – Natalie Wood

“Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.” —African Proverb

“Out of the water, I am nothing.” –Duke Kahanamoku

“A pool just isn’t the same as the ocean. It has no energy. No life.” – Linda Gerber

Legs in the water with funny swimming pool quotes by Coughlin

“This life is like a swimming pool. You dive into the water, but you can’t see how deep it is.” – Dennis Rodman

“I’m an actor, not a star. Stars are people who live in Hollywood and have heart-shaped swimming pools.” – Al Pacino

“Water is colourless like life.”― Lailah Gifty Akita

“While I’m swimming, I sing songs in my mind.” – Alexandr Popov

“I’m always happy when I’m surrounded by water, I think I’m a Mermaid or I was a mermaid.”  -Beyonce Knowles

“I actually love swimming but I just hate jumping in the water.” – Natalie Coughlin

“Hollywood is loneliness beside the swimming pool.” – Liv Ullmann

“A huge part of swimming for me is I love it, and it is so much fun.” – Missy Franklin

“As a kid, I dreamed of playing in a warm land with a swimming pool.” – Henrik Larsson

“Summer brings sunshine, warm and flowering.” – Lailah Gifty Akita

“In summer, the song sings itself.” -William Carlos Williams

“Summertime and the livin’ is easy.” – Porgy and Bess

“Summer means happy times and good sunshine.”- Brian Wilson

Pool with umbrella and summer pool day quotes.

“Haven’t been swimming on summer, ooh, Got the swimming pool blues.” – Miniature Tigers

“Only in still waters do things reflect undistorted.” – Anne Brown

“The wind plays the blues on hot summer days.” ― Bert McCoy

“A summer’s sun is worth the having.” – French Proverb

“Summertime is always the best of what might be.” ― Charles Bowden

“It’s a smile, it’s a kiss, it’s a sip of wine…it’s summertime!” – Kenny Chesney

“Life is a summer, full of fun, at the beach, under the sun.” – Debasish Mridha

“A huge part of swimming for me is I love it, and it is so much fun.” – Missy Franklin

“Summer is the annual permission slip to be lazy.”- Regina Brett

Floaties in a pool with short flamingo quotes for Instagram by Woods

“Summer has filled her veins with light and her heart is washed with noon.”- C. Day Lewis

“I was so relaxed in the water, it felt amazing.” – Pieter van den Hoogenband

“If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water.” —Loren Eiseley

“I could never in a hundred summers get tired of this.” —Susan Branch

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Funny Pool Captions, Pool Captions, Swimming Captions, Short Lake Quotes and Lake Puns.

Short Pool Sayings

If you didn’t splash, did a pool day even happen?

You are a pool of clear water where lights play

What better way of spending your weekend than by the pool

My favorite part of the day is playing in the pool

Girls just wanna have pool parties

The water doesn’t know how old you are

Glitter all over the room, pink flamingos in the pool

Person with pool captions for Instagram

I need vitamin flamingo

Get in the swim this summer

Who else loves the swimming pool as much as we do

I could float in the pool for hours, just letting the water carry me

Take my hand and lead me the way… to the end of the pool

The best sunrises are over swimming pools

Person with funny pool captions

The limit to this infinity pool doesn’t exist

Poolside is my paradise

Welcome to the pool where memories are many and worries are few

Home is where the pool is

Infinite possibilities awaiting the pool

Life is so cool by the infinity pool

Palm trees with pool Instagram captions

She believed she could chill by the infinity pool all day, so she did

Sunshine, poolside, downtime!

Making a splash to beat the heat!

We mermaid for each other

Happiness is… a summer afternoon in the pool

So that is it for our list of Instagram Quotes for Pools and Sayings for Pools. We hope you found the perfect one for you.

Now go share your pool photo!

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About the Author

Laynni Locke

I am Laynni Locke, a Canadian writer, reader and traveller with a passion for sharing life’s moments on social media. Keeping friends and family in the loop of our lives though photos and videos has become an essential activity for most.

And it doesn’t matter if you are travelling, celebrating a special occasion or just appreciating day-to-day life, when you take that perfect photo you are going to need the perfect caption or quote before you share it. Which is why we started Routinely Shares, providing comprehensive lists of quotes and captions to cover every occasion, adventure or loved one.

With extensive experience as a travel writer, social media specialist and grant writer, I have made it my mission to curate the best and easiest to use lists for your next post.

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