Unfamiliar Quotations

Fish and Fishing

Photograph from Library of Congress.

"There was good fishing in the bars, all winter." -Stephen Leacock

"It is our position the benefits to fish from dams may outweigh potential negative aspects. Natural rivers have always presented certain hazards." -The Whatcom County (Washington) Council

"You won't find one fish in a million that has enough sense to come in when it rains." -Robert Benchley

"The books all say that barracuda rarely eat people, but very few barracuda can read." -Dave Barry