The thing is, at the end of the day you still have to face yourself.
Since the waters were separated on the second day, we spend a lifetime trying to learn to walk on water. Only Truth can bridge the great divide.
Revelation 15:2 And I saw as it were a sea of glass mingled with fire: and them that had gotten the victory over the beast, and over his image, and over his mark, and over the number of his name, stand on the sea of glass, having the harps of God.
1 Corinthians 13:12 For now we see through a glass, darkly; but then face to face: now I know in part; but then shall I know even as also I am known.