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100 Best Water Captions for Instagram

Whether you are spending time on the water or in the water, you can get the most amazing photos. And once you decide to share them, we have gathered all the best water captions for your next post. We have also included the best water quotes for Instagram for when someone else has said it best first.

Best Water Captions for Instagram

  • It’s all water over the falls
  • Sunshine and lake water is all I need
  • Rain showers my spirit and waters my soul
  • Swimming is dancing under the water
  • Take me to the river, drop me in the water
  • Save water for the future.
  • Allow yourself to be liberated by the water.
  • I should go since the ocean is beckoning.
  • Another day, another dip
  • The lake is calling. I must go.
  • Life is water-ful
Person fishing in river with water captions
  • The voice of the sea speaks to the soul.
  • The waves of the sea help me get back to me.
  • Now that I am by the water I can sea clearly.
  • It’s time for the sun, sea and sand.
  • Today, I decided to make waves.
  • Palm trees, ocean breeze, salty air, sun-kissed hair
  • Life’s a beach, enjoy the waves
  • Sunshine and lake water is all I need
People running into lake with water captions
  • If the earth is indeed a mother, rivers are the veins that run through her.
  • Life, like a river, does not flow backward.
  • A quiet soul is like tranquil water.
  • I’m a touch salty, just like the ocean.
  • Our lives ebb and flow like a waterfall.
  • River water is just like poem without words
  • The fall of dropping water wears away the stone
  • If there is magic on this planet, it is contained in water
  • A good river is nature’s life work in song
  • Diving into shallow water could lead to jumping to wrong conclusions.
  • Happiness is finally leaving the shore
  • Forever a river lover
  • Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it
  • Be fluid like water and flow around your obstacles
  • It is life, I think, to watch the water
  • If the earth is a mother then rivers are her veins
  • Like a waterfall, I’m wild and free.
  • Water was able to teach lessons that no one else could.
Kid with funny waterslide captions
  • Waterfalls at dusk are the only thing greater than waterfalls and sunsets.
  • Have a weekend soak with this incredible waterfall.
  • It’s been much too long since I last jumped into the sea.
  • I’m willing to try anything. Even if it means getting soaked.
  • Please, ocean, take center stage in my selfies at any time.
  • Cause a ripple effect
  • So, ‘water’ you waiting for?!?
  • So much water, such little time
  • I don’t come from the sea, but I live in the water
  • Be as uninhibited as the sea.
  • Over the falls, it’s all water.
  • Saltwater cures all wounds.
  • Life is better at the lake
  • I love to wake at the lake
  • Water is the name of my therapist.
Person walking into ocean with funny water captions
  • I refuse to sink
  • Just like the sea I can be a little salty.
  • Let the waves hit your feet & sand be your seat
  • The sea was waving so I waved back.
  • The ocean calls
  • Lakeaholic
  • I lake you a lot!
  • Life is like the sea; it rises and falls.
  • I see you flexing, Mother Nature.
  • When I’m in the water, I’m happiest.
  • Take me to the river, drop me in the water
  • Life is simple, just add water
  • We used to listen to the water, but the river shuts its mouth
  • Life in us is like the water in a river
  • Paddle to add balance to your life
  • I’d rather be rafting
  • River toe dipping
  • When flowing with the flow, you might lose yourself
  • She’ll keep going no matter what because she’s a waterfall.
  • Like a waterfall, I’m liberated and untamed.
  • The water is us. We’re thrill-seekers.
  • I’d like to be a raindrop on your soul.
Water with lake captions for Instagram
  • I can see it plainly now that I’m near the water.
  • The water is calling and I must go
  • There’s nothing quite like life by the water
  • All my troubles wash away in the water
  • Be grateful for good friends, hot sun, and clear water
  • Where you water the grass, it grows greener.
  • A drop of water holds the sea hostage.
  • Sun, Sea, the Sand and ME
  • Life is at ease with a lake breeze
  • Home is where the waves are
  • Life is uncomplicated. Just add water.
Ocean with water instagram captions
  • The best days are sea days.
  • Smell the sea, Feel the breeze, Hear the ocean, Be at ease
  • You can find me where the sand meets the water.
  • I love you like the sea loves the shore.
  • Let the waves of the sea be my therapy.
  • I dream of the ocean
  • I’m lost at the lake. Don’t bother me.
  • Lake colours
  • In your life, create hope like water.
  • All of nature is propelled by water.
  • I don’t need a DNA test to show I’m half-mermaid.
  • Little Star, twinkle, twinkle. I could find a nicer place to be tonight than the pool.
  • There’s nothing more magical than a waterfall.
  • Fresh air, river flowing, sunlight dappling
  • As sure as river flows I will never let you go
  • My spirit is ablaze, but water keeps my center
  • Human nature is like water, It takes the shape of its container
  • Happiness comes in currents
  • Everyone must believe in something – I believe I’ll go kayaking
  • Practicing being still like a mountain and flowing like a river
  • A river doesn’t just carry water, it carries life
  • Water is sufficient, the spirit moves over water
Waves and beach with ocean Instagram captions
  • Water is the mirror, that has the ability to show us what we cannot see
  • There’s no place like home except the river
  • We begin in different locations, but we all end up at the waterfall.
  • Whether it’s the waves or a waterfall, I enjoy the rhythm and force of crashing water.
  • Take a peek at this waterfall with me…
  • It’s amazing how thunderous water can be both ferocious and soothing at the same time.
  • Lakes, streams, and oceans are all just ready to take you kayaking.
  • Because I’m so deep, I prefer to see myself as an ocean.

If you like these, you might also want to check out our other lists of Pool Captions, Lake Captions, Ocean Captions, Short Wave Quotes, Short Sea Quotes, Short Water Quotes, Waterpark Captions and Hot Tub Captions.

Short Captions About Water

  • Just go with the flow
  • Life is water-ful
  • As salty as the sea.
  • Nature never goes out of style.
  • Let the sea set you free.
  • Lake hair. Don’t care.
  • I’m on lake time
  • Go jump in the lake
  • Floatin’ along
  • Still waters
Ocean with short captions about water
  • Water you doing?
  • It’s water time!
  • I can sea clearly now.
  • The ocean has my heart
  • High tides & good vibes
  • As free as the ocean
  • Salty like the ocean
  • Ocean therapy
  • I’m a fish in water
  • Worry less, paddle more
  • I’m a lakeaholic
  • Splish Splash
  • Ocean dreamer
  • The relaxing murmur of a river
  • River rules: Live, love, swim!
Forest with river Instagram captions
  • Listening to the river
  • I don’t need a river to be lazy
  • The music of a river
  • Live, laugh, raft
  • Take the river less paddled
  • On river time
  • All water is holy water

Short Water Quotes for Instagram

“Where the waters do agree, it is quite wonderful the relief they give.” ― Jane Austen

“Water! You may not like it, but you have to drink it.”― Anthony T. Hincks

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

“Like water, every moment is precious.”― Michael Bassey Johnson

”Water is patient. Dripping water wears away a stone.” – Margaret Atwood

“The sea is captive in a drop of water.” ― Marty Rubin

Sunset on lake with short water quotes for Instagram

“Who could be so lucky? Who comes to a lake for water and sees the reflection of the moon.” – Rumi

“Be like water. Show others their reflection with coolness.” – Devya

“When the water is calm, take as much distance as possible with your boat!” ― Mehmet Murat ildan

“Water is soft and humble, but it is the most powerful and is the most endurable.” ― Debasish Mridha

“Water in the boat is the ruin of the boat, but water under the boat is its support.”― Jalaluddin Rumi

“You don’t drown by falling in the water; you drown by staying there.” – Edwin Louis Cole

“These landscapes of water and reflection are an obsession.” – Claude Monet

Mountains reflected in lake with water reflection quotes by Monet

“If you want to walk on water, you have to get out of the boat.”— John Ortberg Jr.

“You can’t stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.” – Jon Kabat-Zan

“Be like water. Flow, crash, fly!”― Md. Ziaul Haque

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

“Water is the only drink for a wise man.” —Henry David

“Give water enough time and it will carve a tunnel through the thickest mountain.”― Marty Rubin

“Our water is so full of life; it’s the fastest water in the world. That’s all there is to it.”-Duke Kahanamoku

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

“The water caresses in the glass, like love in the body.”― Charles de Leusse

Person looking at waterfall with quotes for water by da Vinci

“How one raindrop marries the other and forms an ocean of love.”― Suyasha Subedi

“Love, like a river, will cut a new path whenever it meets an obstacle.” – Crystal Middlemas

“Dip him in the river who loves water.”  -William Blake

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

“Life is just like water, enjoy each and every moment before it vaporizes.” – Samra Khan

“Life is like the ocean, it goes up and down.”― Vanessa Paradis

“Life in us is like the water in a river.” ― Henry David Thoreau

“Water is insipid, inodorous, colorless and smooth.” – Edmund Burke

“Without water, life would just be rock.”― Anthony T. Hincks

“You can’t trust water. Even a straight stick turns crooked in it.” – W.C. Fields

“I could float in the pool for hours, just letting the water carry me.” – Jill Scott

“In calm water, every ship has a good captain.” – Grover Cleveland

“Make hope just like water in your life”― Khaled Ibrahim

Lake reflection with inspirational quotes on water by Ibrahim

“Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.” – Lao Tzu

“Human nature is like water. It takes the shape of its container.” ― Wallace Stevens

“Water was liquid silver, water was gold. It was clarity—a sacred thing.” ― Aspen Matis

“Water liked to be free. . . Water hated being trapped, just like Percy.”― Rick Riordan

“The water is a dark flower and a fisherman is a bee in the heart of her.” ― Annie Proulx

“I am like water so to say, I will find my way!”― Md. Ziaul Haque

“If the earth is a mother then rivers are her veins.”― Amit Kalantri

“A man of wisdom delights in water.” – Confucius

“Water is the soul of the Earth.” — W. H. Auden

“Water is the reason of our birth; it is the healer, the destroyer and the final consumer.”― Neeraj Singhvi

“If you put water into a cup, it becomes the cup. You put water into a bottle and it becomes the bottle. You put it in a teapot it becomes the teapot. Now, water can flow or it can crash. Be water, my friend.” – Bruce Lee

Ocean with Bruce Lee be like water quote

“To understand water is to understand the cosmos, the marvels of nature, and life itself.” – Masaru Emoto

“As hippy-cosmic as this sounds, I feel whole in the water and not whole out of the water.”  –Mark Richards

So that is our list of Captions for Water. We hope you found the perfect one for your photo.

Now go share your 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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