A quote to live by

(SitNews) Klawock, Alaska – I was putting together a list of quotes for a graduate school class and ended up tying my brain in a massive ball of wisdom from John Wooden to Jimmy Chitwood in Hoosiers. I started to wonder if there was a quote or two that I live by. Not that I’d…

Quotable – Russell Chatham

“Fishing at its most rudimentary level is essentially solitary. Not only that, but its components, outside the particular baggage one brings to it, are entirely trustworthy. I mean, what creek ever teased you about your pimples; what breeze ever ridiculed you in front of your friends?” – Russell Chatham Silent Seasons 

Quotable – John Gierach

“Cell phones have changed us from a nation of self-reliant pioneer types into a bunch of men standing alone in supermarkets saying, ‘Okay, I’m in the tampon aisle, but I don’t see it.’” – John Gierach

Quotable – John Gierach

No doubt. “The solution to any problem – work, love, money, whatever – is to go fishing, and the worse the problem, the longer the trip should be.”  – John Gierach

Quotable – Nick Lyons

What you don’t want to read after finishing a draft of your manuscript: “The mere catching of a fish is somehow such a potent triumph that it deludes all of us into thinking we know enough to write a book.” – Nick Lyons My Secret Fishing Life