Quotations About / On: FISHING

  • 1.
    A fish, he smells like a fish; a very ancient and fish-like smell.
    (William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Trinculo, in The Tempest, act 2, sc. 2, l. 25-6. Finding a strange creature (Caliban) on Prospero's island.)
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  • 2.
    Do not tell fish stories where the people know you; but particularly, don't tell them where they know the fish.
    (Mark Twain [Samuel Langhorne Clemens] (1835-1910), U.S. author. "More Maxims of Mark," p. 942, Mark Twain: Collected Tales, Sketches, Speeches, & Essays, 1891-1910, Library of America (1992).)
  • 3.
    Instead of the scream of a fish hawk scaring the fishes, is heard the whistle of the steam-engine, arousing a country to its progress.
    (Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers (1849), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 1, p. 90, Houghton Mifflin (1906).)
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  • 4.
    No fish will walk out of the water to gasp
    (Nobody will willingly commit to suffer Fish cannot walk, fish cannot hold it's breath and live. Both are suicidal)
    More quotations from: Parameswaran Nair Damodaran Nair
  • 5.
    Break the legs of the fisherman and, you will have no fish!
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 6.
    As fish leap back into water, we hastily jump into forever.
    (Though we came from forever and heading to forever, life under the Sun is very short, a moment long.)
    More quotations from: Bini Blissful
  • 7.
    The birds are fed the fish are fed so let the humans be fed.
    (Part of my comment on Gajanan Mishra's poem entitled: A glass of water.)
    More quotations from: Gary Liles
  • 8.
    'Life is like a school of fishes; A big ocean yet a small world.
    More quotations from: Michaela Renee' Solomon
  • 9.
    you'll never catch a salmon fishing in the cut
    (Copyright Brian Peza Perrins 2012)
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  • 10.
    From all eyes shines God's light... from every human, bird, fish and mite
    (Saiom Shriver)
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