quote by Edith Sitwell

I am an unpopular electric eel set in a pond of goldfish.

— Edith Sitwell

Contentment Catfish quotations

The South, to me, is fried chicken and catfish caviar --- that's grits --- and good-looking women.


I am not eccentric. It's just that I am more alive than most people. I am an unpopular electric eel set in a pond of goldfish.

What's the difference between a politician and a catfish? One is a wide-mouthed, bottom-feeding, slime sucker - and the other is a fish.

On the day I was signed, Mr. Finley, the owner of the Athletics at that time came up to me and said, 'When you were six you ran away from home, and when your parents found you at a nearby lake, you had already caught two catfish and were pulling in a third. Now repeat it back to me.'

Catfish is not playing guitar no more, he's doing like a home-front thing.

He had been in the business around ten years before I got in it, so I guess he's had enough of it.


A dream of life comes to me, like a catfish dancing on the end of the line.

If I had done everything I was supposed to, I'd be leading the league in homers, have the highest batting average, have given $100,000 to the Cancer Fund and be married to Marie Osmond.

We have fried catfish, country fried steak and cinnamon-roasted pork.

We have collard greens, black-eyed peas, hush puppies, biscuits, sweet potato pie and lots of gravy. Most players love it, but we also have a baked catfish for players who are still looking to stay on the approved diet.

My husband calls me 'catfish.' He says I'm all mouth and no brains.

Catfish Hunter was a man among men. He was a genuine person. There was nothing phony about him. I learned a lot from him, both on and off the baseball field.


The catfish is Plenty good enough fish for anyone

If I go down in for anything in history, I would like to be known as the person who convinced the American people that catfish is one of the finest eating fishes in the world.

It is absurd for a man to kill an elephant.

It is not brutal, it is not heroic, and certainly it is not easy; it is just one of those preposterous things that men do like putting a dam across a great river, one tenth of whose volume could engulf the whole of mankind without disturbing the domestic life of a single catfish.

She'd also called me brave...unless she was talking to the catfish.

I am an unpopular electric eel in a pool of catfish.


We have sat on the river bank and caught catfish with pin hooks.

The time has come to harpoon a whale.

I think it was just an opera. Now, you go to opera, you expect to see and hear what the opera is. So, it was Catfish Row. It was singers. Marvelous voices. It didn't make no difference what color they were.

One catfish does not make a creek, nor one hero a nation.

Daddy had a farm - cows, pigs, OK, a big garden, OK? We did live off the land, and then we would supplement all that with whatever we could kill or catch. Whether we'd kill squirrels, deer, duck, or caught catfish or brim, that was what went on the table.

If you want proof that Catfish was real, just put me in an audition room and watch me fall apart. I can't pretend. I'm really bad at it. That's partly what makes me good at hosting a reality show.


I wonder if there are any catfish in this pond? It seems like a perfect place for them.

3 whole Catfish, Wrapped separately Veet (It’s for Shaving your legs Only you don’t Need A razor. It’s with all the Girly cosmetic stuff) Vaseline six pack, Mountain Dew One dozen Tulips one Bottle Of water Tissues One Can of blue Spray paint

Adaptation is one of the great advantages to being born and bred in Jersey.

We're simply not bested by bad air or tainted water. We're like that catfish with lungs. Take us out of our environment and we can grow whatever body parts we need to survive. After Jersey the rest of the country's a piece of cake. You want to send someone into a fallout zone? Get him from Jersey. He'll be fine.