Always have your hook baited, in the pool you least think, there will be a fish.

Govern a family as you would cook a small fish -- very gently.

Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day.

Teach a man to fish and he will eat for the rest of his life.

Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.

Not sure which are the best ?
Try the Top 10 list of fish quotes

Only after the last tree has been cut down,only after the last river has ben poisoned,only after the last fish has been caught,only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.

Fish and guests smell at three days old.

Fish image quote by Marilyn Monroe

If you can't handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don't deserve me at my best.

Let your hook be always cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be fish.

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.

Fishing seems to be the favorite form of loafing.

The one thing that a fish can never find is water; and the one thing that man can never find is God.

It's okay to eat fish because they don't have any feelings.

Throw a lucky man into the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.

Fish image quote by

Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned, and the last fish been caught will we realize we cannot eat money.


If you believe in your heart that you are right, you must fight with all your might to do it your way. Only dead fish swim with the stream all the time.

Fish die when they are out of water, and people die without law and order.

Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him.

Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity.

No human being, however great, or powerful, was ever so free as a fish.

Guests, like fish, begin to smell after three days.

To climb a tree to catch a fish is talking much and doing nothing.

Fish image quote by Chinese Proverbs

Give a man a fish, he will eat for a day. Teach a man to fish, he will eat for a life time.

I never drink water because of the disgusting things that fish do in it.

Fish die belly upward, and rise to the surface. Its their way of falling.

Never offer to teach a fish to swim.

A selfish man is a thief.

Remember, a dead fish can float downstream, but it takes a live one to swim upstream.

You know when they have a fishing show on TV? They catch the fish and then let it go. They don't want to eat the fish, they just want to make it late for something.

Fish image quote by Vincent Van Gogh

The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm is terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.

Luck affects everything. Let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least expect it there will be a fish.

Govern a great nation as you would cook a small fish. Do not overdo it.

Fly fishing may be a very pleasant amusement;

but angling or float fishing I can only compare to a stick and a string, with a worm at one end and a fool at the other.

Assure a man that he has a soul and then frighten him with old wives' tales as to what is to become of him afterward, and you have hooked a fish, a mental slave.

All men are equal before fish.

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be fish.

Fish image quote by Lao Tzu

Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.

I think fish is nice, but then I think that rain is wet, so who am I to judge?

Governing a great nation is like cooking a small fish - too much handling will spoil it.

Now I can look at you in peace; I don't eat you any more.

He who does not love his own language is worse than an animal and smelly fish.

I want to work in revelations, not just spin silly tales for money.

I want to fish as deep down as possible into my own subconscious in the belief that once that far down, everyone will understand because they are the same that far down.

Bragging is not an attractive trait, but let's be honest.

A man who catches a big fish doesn't go home through an alley.

Fish image quote by Swami Vivekananda

Fear comes fromt the selfish idea of cutting one's self off from the universe.

If a fish is the movement of water embodied, given shape, then cat is a diagram and pattern of subtle air.

If one yearns to see the face of the Divine, one must break out of the aquarium, escape the fish farm, to go swim up wild cataracts, dive in deep fjords. One must explore the labyrinth of the reef, the shadows of the lily pads. How limiting, how insulting to think of God as a benevolent warden, an absentee hatchery manager who imprisons us in the 'comfort' of artificial pools, where intermediaries sprinkle our restrictive waters with sanitized flakes of processed nutriment.

If fishing is a religion, fly fishing is high church.

Fishing is a delusion entirely surrounded by liars in old clothes.

All you need to be a fisherman is patience and a worm.

Caution is a most valuable asset in fishing, especially if you are the fish.

Angling may be said to be so like the mathematics that it can never be fully learned.

Reason is a supple nymph, and slippery as a fish by nature.

She had as leave give her kiss to an absurdity any day, as to syllogistic truth. The absurdity may turn out truer.

There goes a saying, and 'twas shrewdly said, Old fish at table, but young flesh in bed.

Even in the developing parts of the world, kids take to computers like fish to water.

Whenever the lion fish in the fish tank in the captain's ready room died it was always a sad moment.

Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.

A countryman between two lawyers is like a fish between two cats.

Once there were brook trout in the streams in the mountains.

You could see them standing in the amber current where the white edges of their fins wimpled softly in the flow. They smelled of moss in your hand. Polished and muscular and torsional. On their backs were vermiculate patterns that were maps of the world in its becoming. Maps and mazes. Of a thing which could not be put back. Not be made right again. In the deep glens where they lived all things were older than man and they hummed of mystery.