quote by Gary Yourofsky

If you are not the victim, don't examine it entirely from your point of view because when YOU'RE not the victim, it becomes pretty easy to rationalize and excuse cruelty, injustice, inequality, slavery, and even murder. But when you're the victim, things look a lot differently from that angle.

— Gary Yourofsky

Dreamy Angling quotations

The golden rule of conduct is mutual toleration, seeing that we will never all think alike and we shall see Truth in fragment and from different angles of vision.

Where you stand determines what you see and what you do not see;

it determines also the angle you see it from; a change in where you stand changes everything.

It is not the right angle that attracts me, nor the straight line, hard and inflexible, created by man. What attracts me is the free and sensual curve - the curve that I find in the mountains of my country, in the sinuous course of its rivers, in the body of the beloved woman.

I think I fish, in part, because it's an anti-social, bohemian business that, when gone about properly, puts you forever outside the mainstream culture without actually landing you in an institution.

Art is violent. To be decisive is violent. ... To place a chair at a partial angle on the stage destroys every other possible choice, every other option.

You don't rehearse jazz to death to get the camera angles.

There is no greater fan of fly fishing than the worm.

Good art is art that allows you to enter it from a variety of angles and to emerge with a variety of views.

In right-angled triangles the square on the side subtending the right angle is equal to the squares on the sides containing the right angle.

I really don't care if Stephanie enjoys kissing Kurt Angle.

Or if Kurt Angle enjoys kissing Stephanie. Or hell, if Kurt Angle enjoys kissing Triple H! Cause as far as I'm concerned all three of you can kiss my ass!

All good things come by grace, and grace comes by art, and art does not come easy.

There will be days when the fishing is better than one's most optimistic forecast, others when it is far worse. Either is a gain over just staying home.

It follows at once from the last proposition that the centre of gravity of any triangle is at the intersection of the lines drawn from any two angles to the middle points of the opposite sides respectively.

That, if a straight line falling on two straight lines makes the interior angles on the same side less than two right angles, the two straight lines, if produced indefinitely, meet on that side on which the angles are less than two right angles.

Doubtless God Could Have Made A Better Berry, But Doubtless God Never Did

In flying, the probability of survival is inversely proportional to the angle of arrival.

In mathematics, two angles that are said to coincide fit together perfectly.

The word "coincidence" does not describe luck or mistakes. It describes that which fits together perfectly.

A man is like a bit of Labrador spar, which has no luster as you turn it in your hand, until you come to a particular angle; then it shows deep and beautiful colors.

Smoked carp tastes just as good as smoked salmon when you ain't got no smoked salmon.

Angling is extremely time consuming. That's sort of the whole point.

Yet in this my stars were not Mercury as morning star in the angle of the seventh house, in quartile with Mars, but they were Copernicus, they were Tycho Brahe, without whose books of observations everything which has now been brought by me into the brightest daylight would lie buried in darkness.

And if candor strikes to forcefully, step back, draw careful breath, and consider the angle your words must take before you open your mouth, let them leak out. Because once you tilt the truth, it becomes a lie.

Cock your hat - angles are attitudes.

Swerve me? The path to my fixed purpose is laid with iron rails, whereon my soul is grooved to run. Over unsounded gorges, through the rifled hearts of mountains, under torrents' beds, unerringly I rush! Naught's an obstacle, naught's an angle to the iron way!

I like to photograph anyone before they know what their best angles are.

Creeps and idiots cannot conceal themselves for long on a fishing trip.

If people can see Earth from up here, see it without those borders, see it without any differences in race or religion, they would have a completely different perspective. Because when you see it from that angle, you cannot think of your home or your country. All you can see is one Earth...

Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.

Things aren't ever what they seem to be when you first look at them.

What's important is that you keep your mind wide open and try to understand what's going on from a lot of different angles.

Be a student, not a follower. Take interest in what someone says, then debate it, ponder it, and consider it from all angles.

Our tradition is that of the first man who sneaked away to the creek when the tribe did not really need fish.

What’s really important is storytelling. None of it matters if it doesn’t support the story.

Sometimes I sit and look at life from a different angle.

The fishing was good; it was the catching that was bad.

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