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.
    you'll never catch a salmon fishing in the cut
    (Copyright Brian Peza Perrins 2012)
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  • 5.
    From all eyes shines God's light... from every human, bird, fish and mite
    (Saiom Shriver)
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  • 6.
    When you become allergic to bonney fish its time to try cartilageous or sea food.
    (Change)
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  • 7.
    there is a time to fish and a time to mend your nets.
    (My Eastern European Immigrant Paternal grandfather's saying.)
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  • 8.
    Fish, dish! And to dine with wine.
    (Dinner.)
    More quotations from: Edward Kofi Louis
  • 9.
    English literature is a flying fish.
    (E.M. (Edward Morgan) Forster (1879-1970), British novelist, essayist. "Notes on the English Character," pt. I (1920), in Abinger Harvest (1936).)
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  • 10.
    I want everybody to come and have some fish and chips with King Gypo.
    (Dudley Nichols (1895-1960), U.S. screenwriter. Gypo (Victor McLaglen), The Informer, drunkenly showing off the reward money he got for informing on Frankie (Wallace Ford) (1935).)
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