Whale Related Quotes



I've never been one for religion, but yet I've never been what ye could call an unbeliever. What I say is, nothin' don't seem impossible once you've clapped eyes on a whale.

Elizabeth Goudge


Whale Talk' is a tough book, but it is also a compassionate book about telling the truth and about redemption. I didn't draw the tough parts out of thin air; they are stories handed to me by people in pain.

Chris Crutcher


We couldn't go to the moon on whale oil. We don't have the capacity yet to consider doing such things as harnessing current sunlight. We're burning ancient sunlight in order to get us to where we now are. But it's costly.

Sylvia Earle


I will not watch a whale die. I've not seen a whale die since I left Greenpeace in 1977.

Paul Watson


Towards thee I roll, thou all-destroying but unconquering whale... from hell's heart I stab at thee.

Herman Melville


Do you see yonder cloud that's almost in shape of a camel? Polonius: By the mass, and â??tis like a camel, indeed. Hamlet: Methinks it is like a weasel. Polonius: It is backed like a weasel. Hamlet: Or like a whale? Polonius: Very like a whale.

William Shakespeare


In 'Deadliest Catch,' we have men in ships in rough seas catching crabs. With 'Whale Wars,' we have men and women from a dozen different nations going out to sea in rough weather to help save the whales. We also have icebergs, whales, penguins, and dramatic ship-to-ship confrontations.

Paul Watson


“A whale is harpooned only when it spouts.”

Henry Hillman


Spain- a great whale stranded on the shores of Europe.

Elizabeth Oakes Smith


“D.J. and Cameron did a whale of a job on the boards for us. They were the difference at the end.”

Carlton Valentine