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Quotes of the Day for 10 June 2002 – Fishing

Maybe it's unkind to bring out the fishing quotes on a Monday morning when most of us are back to work for the week, but I received a very polite request and I didn't have anything else ready!

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The quotes:

If you don't go fishing because you thought it might rain you will never go fishing. This applies to more than fishing.
     - Gary Sow

If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles.
     - Doug Larson

If you give a man a fish, he will have a single meal. If you teach him how to fish, he will eat all his life.
     - Kwan-Tzu

Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish.
     - Ovid, 43 BC - AD 17

Some men fish their entire lives without realizing it's not fish they're after.
     - Henry David Thoreau, 1817 - 1862


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