26 Best Surf Sayings

Surfing dates back to 1778 in an account given by Captain James Cook. The longest surf ride lasted for almost four hours created by an artificial wave. The biggest wave ever recorded was 1738 feet. Here is a look at some of the most notable surfing quotes ever recorded.

“Dude, don’t drop in on me again.”

“Enjoy life, one wave at a time.”

“He rips.”

“Home is where the waves are.”

“If you’re having a bad day, catch a wave.”

“I’m stoked, totally stoked.”

“I’m surfing the giant life wave.”

“It’s a zoo out there.”

“Lawyers don’t surf.”

“Live slow, surf fast.”

“My passion for surfing was more than my fear of sharks.”

“Never drive away from good surf.”

“Ridin’ the wave until the grave.”

“Surf and feel your life be changed forever.”

“Surfing has sold its soul.”

“Surfing is attitude dancing.”

“Surfing is for life.”

“Surfing is like life. Every wave and every day are different.”

“The rule of surfing is never tell anyone where you go.”

“The tide is high so don’t be shy.”

“Three most important things in life, surf, surf and surf.”

“Waves are toys from God.”

“We love the motion of the ocean.”

“We’re all equal before a wave.”

“When the surfs up, your life is too.”

“You cannot stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.”

Here is a look at the history of surfing to the modern day sport.

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