Quotations on Hunting
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Words are often seen hunting for an idea, but ideas are never seen hunting for words.
- Josh Billings
(Keywords: Idea, Ideas, Hunting, Words)
If you ever find happiness by hunting for it, you will find it, as the old woman did her lost spectacles, safe on her own nose all the time.
- Josh Billings
(Keywords: Happiness, Time, Hunting, Old, Will, Woman)
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers... clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
- George Catlin
(Keywords: Fathers, Fire, Hunting, Sadness, Silence, Sun)
The world is the devil's hunting-ground, and children are his choicest game.
- Anthony Comstock
(Keywords: Children, Devil, Hunting, World)
We must plant the sea and herd its animals using the sea as farmers instead of hunters. That is what civilization is all about - farming replacing hunting.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau
(Keywords: Civilization, Animals, Hunting, Sea)
Farming as we do it is hunting, and in the sea we act like barbarians.
- Jacques Yves Cousteau
(Keywords: Act, Hunting, Sea)
Then, there was Greenpeace, I remember that when they first started out with the boats in the waters, and the guys in the boats between the whales and the boats that will hunting the whales with spear guns.
- Rick Danko
(Keywords: Boats, First, Hunting, Will)
When he was young, I told Dale Jr. that hunting and racing are a lot alike. Holding that steering wheel and holding that rifle both mean you better be responsible.
- Dale Earnhardt
(Keywords: Hunting, Racing)
The buying of time or space is not the taking out of a hunting license on someone else's private preserve but is the renting of a stage on which we may perform.
- Howard Luck Gossage
(Keywords: Time, Buying, Hunting, May, Space)
The whole wood seemed running now, running hard, hunting, chasing, closing in round something or - somebody? In panic, he began to run too, aimlessly, he knew not whither.
- Kenneth Grahame
(Keywords: Hunting, Now, Running, Wood)
It had an enormous impact to the point of the United Nations passing a resolution against the killing and hunting of these whales as they are an endangered species. This was a documentary on the plight of the whales.
- Wavy Gravy
(Keywords: Hunting, Killing, Nations, Resolution, United)
Problem solving is hunting. It is savage pleasure and we are born to it.
- Thomas Harris
(Keywords: Hunting, Pleasure)
There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and liked it, never care for anything else thereafter.
- Ernest Hemingway
(Keywords: Men, Care, Hunting, Man)
I was a Scout years ago, before the movement started, when my father took me fishing, camping and hunting. Then I was sorry that more girls could not have what I had. When I learned of the movement, I thought, here is what I always wanted other girls to have.
- Lou Henry Hoover
(Keywords: Father, Thought, Camping, Fishing, Girls, Hunting, Years)
Shakespeare is the happy hunting ground of all minds that have lost their balance.
- James Joyce
(Keywords: Balance, Hunting, Shakespeare)
I ran around with the other youngsters, hunting, fishing and raising tadpoles and all the rest.
- DeForest Kelley
(Keywords: Fishing, Hunting, Rest)
Great numbers of the Indians pass our camp on their hunting excursions: the day was clear and pleasant, but last night was very cold and there was a white frost.
- Meriwether Lewis
(Keywords: Day, Hunting, Night, Numbers)
Security is always going to be a cat and mouse game because there'll be people out there that are hunting for the zero day award, you have people that don't have configuration management, don't have vulnerability management, don't have patch management.
- Kevin Mitnick
(Keywords: People, Management, Day, Hunting, Mouse, Security, Vulnerability)
Do you want to tear your life apart and get rid of everything you've known as a lifestyle? Like seeing your family? Being with your friends? A fishing trip? A hunting trip? A night's sleep?
- Walter F. Mondale
(Keywords: Life, Family, Being, Fishing, Friends, Hunting, Night, Sleep, Want)
I continue to be a photographer; I have enjoyed fishing and hunting with a close friend; and have owned two ranches, first in northern California and then in the state of Washington.
- Douglass North
(Keywords: Friend, First, Fishing, Hunting, State, Washington)
Mr. Janet Reno? I think Mr. Janet Reno... I think he's one of the best hunting dogs in the world.
- Ted Nugent
(Keywords: Dogs, Hunting, World)
The morning after my high-school graduation found me up early job hunting. The dream of college I put on the back burner.
- Martha Reeves
(Keywords: Graduation, Dream, College, Hunting, Job)
I remember seeing war hero Jimmy Doolittle fly a Gee Bee racer there. He was my childhood hero. Many years later, I was lucky enough to go hunting with him.
- Wally Schirra
(Keywords: War, Childhood, Hunting, Years)
I am happy now, to recall that I was no only his son but his companion, and whenever there was a hunting expedition or any other pleasure, I was always with him.
- John Philip Sousa
(Keywords: Son, Hunting, Now, Pleasure)
Being a press secretary is like learning to type: You're hunting and pecking for a while and then you find yourself doing the touch system and don't realize it. You're speaking for the president without ever having to go to him.
- Larry Speakes
(Keywords: Being, Hunting, Learning, President, Press)
You see I'm against hunting, in fact I'm a hunt saboteur. I go out the night before and shoot the fox.
- Tim Vine
(Keywords: Fact, Hunting, Night)
Pa did not like a country so old and worn out that the hunting was poor. He wanted to go west. For two years he had wanted to go west and take a homestead, but Ma did not want to leave the settled country.
- Laura Ingalls Wilder
(Keywords: Country, Hunting, Old, Poor, Want, Years)