You're not here to admire the sun-baked ruins of one of Sardinia's oldest civilizations, a five-thousand-year-old settlement that wears the footprints of its inhabitants- Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans- like the layers of a cake. ~~~ To fish is human, to throw back is divine. A bad day's fishing is better than a good day at work A bad day of fishing is still better than a good day at the office! Unfortunately, it is almost impossible to buy decent tackle on a philosopher's salary. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers. In the center of the yard-wide disc is a raised turret where two eyes open and close, flashing black. I love being at my house with my family. ~Author Unknown There will be days when the fishing is better than one's most optimistic forecast, others when it is far worse.
~Robert Altman Give a man a fish and he has food for a day; teach him how to fish and you can get rid of him for the entire weekend. Jimmy Cannon Many men go fishing all of their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after. And all the while it brandishes that blade, stabbing the air like a scorpion. The Polynesians understood that the fish had to be given a chance to recover. What does the Bible say? Can you fill its hide with harpoons or its head with fishing spears? Edward Abbey Big fish swim at the bottom.
There is no fishing method that catches only the quarry. I've gone fishing If this hats missing. I'd rather go fishing for three years. My wife was the best I could get with the boat I had My wife said if I go fishing one more time she'll leave me, gosh I miss her Never in the field of humans angling, has so little been caught so often by so many. A reel expert can tackle anything.
Ezekiel 26:14 I will make your island a bare rock, a place for fishermen to spread their nets. Blaisdell, The Philosophical Fisherman, 1969 There is certainly something in angling that tends to produce a serenity of the mind. ~William Sherwood Fox Fishing is boring, unless you catch an actual fish, and then it is disgusting. A bad day of fishing is better than a good day of work. Strip down to your bathing suit. Work your way carefully out of the narrow channels of the Cabras port on the western shore of Sardinia.
You see, my grandpa passed away two days before Thanksgiving last year. Which is to say, conservatives don't hate soccer because we hate brown people. In the belly of the boat, bring the dish together: Scrub the mussels. ~~~ Men and fish are alike…. The early worm catches the fish! Grab the bright orange plastic, roll it over, and scrape off the thicket of mussels growing beneath.
~Anon All fishermen are liars; it's an occupational disease with them like housemaid's knee or editor's ulcers. ~Author Unknown May the holes in your net be no larger than the fish in it. Trout fishermen watch MacNeil-Lehrer, drink white wine, drive foreign cars with passenger-side air bags and hardly think about women at all. Your imagination is under there. Then they sat down, sorted the good fish into containers, and threw the bad ones away. ~Ed Zern, 1947 Enjoy thy stream, O harmless fish; And when an angler for his dish, Through gluttony's vile sin, Attempts, the wretch, to pull thee out, God give thee strength, O gentle trout, To pull the rascal in! ~ Unknown A bad day of fishing is better than a good day of work. I take off early in the morning, fishing rod in tow, and just drift about the ocean all day.
~John Steinbeck Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day. And there's 20 venues throughout the state, and see, these thousands of kids who've never been fishing come along. The fish was this big from a one armed fisherman The fishing is always better on the other side of the lake The gods do not deduct from man's allotted span the hours spent in fishing. ~ Behold the Fisherman; He riseth early in the morning Desterbeth the whole household For many are his preparations He goeth forth And when the day is far spent He returneth with the smell of strong drink And the truth is not in him! May the world be kind to you, and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself. Repeat with the other buoys until you have enough mussels to fill a pot.
Fishing is always fun, here are some funny fishing quotes to lighten up you catch A bad day of fishing is still better than a good day at the office! Carl Safina,The View from Lazy Point: A Natural Year in an Unnatural World. A loud rhythmic sound that is at first inexplicable until I realize that those blinking eyes are its spiracles, now sucking in air instead of water, which it is pumping out via gill slits on its underside. My dad, brother, grandpa, sometimes my sister, and I would spend hours on my grandpa's boat trolling for trout or just anchor and still fish. Today now 70 percent of the fish stock are over-exploited. Good things come to those who wade. Pluck a handful of finocchio marino, sea fennel, a bright burst of anise with an undertow of salt.
Get your bass in gear! Keep stirring and drizzling in oil until a glistening sheen forms on the surface of the pasta. ~Koos Brandt Scholars have long known that fishing eventually turns men into philosophers. Fish tales told here Fishing an excuse to get drunk in a boat Fish tremble at the sound of my name Fish hard - you can rest when you die Fish stories told here. Cast everything in the best possible light! Or will I just want to go home and be fishing, hunting, and working around the house? Fishing is a great activity to do with your kids, friends, and wife and we see many times where Jesus did many miracles with fish. Try them on your bottom! ~Unknown A fisherman is a jerk on one end of the line waiting for a jerk on the other.
We hate soccer because we hate liberals. When only the faintest resistance remains in the middle, drain and add to the pan of mussels. In its kitchens, the stoves are lit up in happiness as the lamb is marinating in red wine sauce, vinaigrette is prepared for the salad, crabmeat is anointed with sherry, custards are baked in the oven, and buttermilk biscuits cool on the counter. When you spot the crumbling stone tower, turn the boat north and nuzzle it gently into the electric blue-green waters along ancient Tharros. ~Jim Harrison To paraphrase a deceased patriot, I regret that I have only one life to give to my fly-fishing.