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List of 72+ Good Fisherman Sayings

A Fisher or a Fisherman is someone who catches fish and other animals from a water body or collects shellfish. Fishermen may be professional or recreational and maybe both men or women. Throughout the globe, there are about 38 million commercial and maintenance fish farmers and fishermen. They play a vital role in lessening seafood waste. They are extremely important for meeting the planet’s demand for fish.

Here are some amazing fisherman sayings:

  • “Fish quiver when they hear fishermen’s name.”
  • “The most considerable gift you can give to another fisherman is to put a good fish back.”
  • “Fishing provides that bond with the whole living planet. It gives you the golden chance of being totally submerged, turning back into yourself in a good way.”
  • “The fishermen know that the sea is menacing and the storm is dreadful, but they have never found these threats as an adequate cause for remaining ashore”
  • “I am not obsessed with fishing we are just in a very committed relationship.”
  • “Deep-sea fishing is better than a treatment”
  • “A trout is a moment of beauty known only to those who seek it.”
  • “There’s a fine line between fishing and standing on the shore like an idiot.”
  • “Good things come to those who bait.”
  • “Be patient and tranquil – for no one can catch fish in indignation.”

“My biggest worry is that when I’m dead and gone, my wife will sell my fishing gear for what I said I paid for it.”

“I’m not anti-social I’d just rather be fishing than talking to idiots.”

“Fishing is all about how you wiggle your worm.”

“Fishing provides time to ponder, and reason not to. If you have the best of patience, an hour or two of casting alone is plenty of time to review all you’ve learned about the magnificent themes of life.”

“Many men go fishing all their lives without knowing that it is not fish they are after.”

“I went fishing, and I caught a minnow. If you think that’s tiny, you should see the bait I was using. What micro fish could resist my love?”

“I love fishing. You put that line in the water and you don’t know what’s on the other end. Your imagination and creativity are under there.”

“I fish because I love to because I love the environs where trout are found, because I suspect that men are going along this way for the last time, and I for one don’t want to waste the trip.”

“Fly fishermen are born honest, but they get over it.”

“Most of the globe is covered by water. A fisherman’s job is simple: pick out the best parts.”

“If I fished only to capture fish, my fishing trips would have ended long ago.”

“There is certainly something in angling that tends to produce tranquility of the mind.”

“A great fisherman’s faith to catch fish comes from his passion, not his gear.”

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

“Sharing the fun of fishing turns strangers into friends in a few hours.”

“Bragging may not bring happiness, but no man having caught a large fish goes home through an alley.”

“Scholars have long known that fishing eventually turns men into philosophers. Unfortunately, it is almost impossible to buy a decent tackle on a philosopher’s salary.”

“I go fishing not to find myself but to lose myself.”

“If people concentrated on the really vital things in life, there would be a shortage of fishing poles.”

“Nothing makes a fish bigger than almost being caught.”

“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.”

“Fishing in rainy conditions may make fishermen seem crazy to the great mass of unimaginative people but then few fishermen care about what they think.”

“Old fishermen never die they just lose their bobbers.”

“Calling fishing a hobby is like calling brain surgery a job.”

“I’d rather be fishing than do nothing.”

“I’d rather have a bad day fishing than a good day at work.”

“There are always new places to go fishing. For any fisherman, there’s always a new place, always a new horizon.”

“When nothing is going right just go fishing.”

“I don’t go fishing to escape my life, I go fishing to live my life.”

“The fishermen fish to scratch the surface of those mysteries, for nearness to the beautiful, and to reassure me the world remains.”

“Fishing is not an escape from life, but often a deeper immersion into it.”

“You can’t buy happiness but you can buy a fishing pole which is pretty much the same thing.”

“The time a fisherman spends on fishing doesn’t count.”

Fisherman Sayings and Quotes

“Fishing is fisherman’s way to manage their anger.”

“Some go to church and think about fishing, others go fishing and think about God.”

“Don’t worry, he said, that grandfatherly smile spreading across his face once more, ‘I’ve been fishing for over forty years.”

“In the best stories about fly fishing, big fish are caught or lost; people say wild and spontaneous words; event becomes memory and sometimes, in the hands of a master, bleeds into art.”

“If fishing is wrong then the fishermen don’t want to be right.”

“One thing becomes clearer as one gets older and one’s fishing experience increases, and that is the supreme importance of one’s fishing companions.”

“There are two types of fishermen – those who fish for sport and those who fish for fish.”

“Fishing is much more than fish. It is the great occasion when we may return to the fine simplicity of our forefathers.”

“I’ve gone fishing thousands of times in my life, and I have never once felt unlucky or poorly paid for those hours on the water.”

“The water is a dark flower and a fisherman is a bee in the heart of her.”

“Fishing is like the mafia, once you’re in. There’s no getting out!”

“A poor fisherman who knows the beauties of the misty mornings is much richer than a wealthy man who sleeps till noon in his palace!”

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