Quotes Thomas Slatin Quote Posted on October 10, 2017February 2, 2021 by Thomas Slatin “How do you stop the rush of water when you open a flood gate? You cannot, you must let the water run its course.” —Thomas W.P. Slatin Sharing Is Caring...FacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedInRedditMorePrintEmailLike this:Like Loading... Post Navigation Previous Post Welcome To The Fallout Next Post The Beautiful Letdown 12 thoughts on “Thomas Slatin Quote” You are very right,when water come gushing out it always difficult to hold it back,same with our god-given gifts nothing can stop it. Loading... Reply As the way I put it sometimes things are not in our control. If that happens at times all we can do is sit back and watch. That is life. Loading... Reply This is true, but there is also an option of not opening the flood gate. The same in life, there are options to go or to forgo. Loading... Reply We can’t control everything that happen to us..their are times we just sit and watch praying and hoping things get better Loading... Reply We can’t control our life specially death. We just have to accept anything that happens and move on. Loading... Reply So true!Love this,what flows let it flows,just like with people is they stay let them stay and if they go let them go. Loading... Reply Whoever tries that is a joker. Nobody can stop the course of nature and such a person will go with the flow. Loading... Reply Very true, something are just meant to be that way and you cant stop them. Loading... Reply Absolutely true. Th best ting to do is not to open the flood gate in the first place. Think clearly before you embark on something. Loading... Reply It’s the whole truth. Sometimes it’s best to let go of what hinders your success. Loading... Reply My understanding of your quote is, if you don’t want something to spread out, just keep your mouth shut. Because once it gets out to the public it will be very hard to contain it. Loading... Reply That’s exactly what I was thinking when I said this. You are obviously very intelligent. 🙂 Loading... Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.