Moby Dick Quotes

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Moby Dick Quotes By William Goldman: The chapters on whaling in MOBY DICK can The chapters on whaling in MOBY DICK can be omitted by all but the most punishment-loving readers. William Goldman
Moby Dick Quotes By Robert Indiana: Many, many of my paintings have come from Many, many of my paintings have come from the first chapter of Moby Dick. Robert Indiana
Moby Dick Quotes By Nathaniel Philbrick: Even though I hadn't read a word of Even though I hadn't read a word of it, I grew up hating 'Moby-Dick.' Nathaniel Philbrick
Moby Dick Quotes By Stephen King: She felt like Captain Ahab, for the first She felt like Captain Ahab, for the first time sighting his great white whale. Stephen King
Moby Dick Quotes By Chad Harbach: I think people have the wrong idea of I think people have the wrong idea of 'Moby Dick' as this somber, boring thing. Chad Harbach
Moby Dick Quotes By Kelly Moran: He could've penned a rendition of Moby Dick He could've penned a rendition of Moby Dick in Pig Latin and he wouldn't have been the wiser. Kelly Moran
Moby Dick Quotes By Billy Boyd: Then there are actors my age like Ethan Then there are actors my age like Ethan Hawke, he's in 'Moby Dick,' I love his work. I've been lucky. Alfred Molina, he has real class. Billy Boyd
Moby Dick Quotes By Herman Melville: From beneath his slouched hat Ahab dropped a From beneath his slouched hat Ahab dropped a tear into the sea; nor did all the Pacific contain such wealth as that one wee drop. — Herman Melville
Moby Dick Quotes By Herman Melville: But Faith, like a jackal, feeds among the But Faith, like a jackal, feeds among the tombs, and even from these dead doubts she gathers her most vital hope. (Moby Dick; Chap 7 p36) — Herman Melville
Moby Dick Quotes By John C. Stipa: Renee: "You know what I did when I Renee: "You know what I did when I finished Moby Dick?"
David: "You harpooned the guy that sold you the book? — John C. Stipa
Moby Dick Quotes By Annie Dillard: It is no less difficult to write a It is no less difficult to write a sentence in a recipe than sentences in Moby Dick. So you might as well write Moby Dick. — Annie Dillard
Moby Dick Quotes By Ray Bradbury: Shakespeare wrote Moby-Dick, using Melville as a Ouija Shakespeare wrote Moby-Dick, using Melville as a Ouija board. — Ray Bradbury
Moby Dick Quotes By A. N. Wilson: The United States is the ultimate land of The United States is the ultimate land of optimistic promise, but it also gave birth to quintessentially pessimistic tragedy: 'Moby-Dick.' — A. N. Wilson
Moby Dick Quotes By Richard Linklater: It's a tiny bestseller, but, officially yes. But, It's a tiny bestseller, but, officially yes. But, hey, most people haven't read Moby-Dick, so why the hell should they read my book? — Richard Linklater
Moby Dick Quotes By Peter O'Toole: My life is littered with copies of Moby My life is littered with copies of Moby Dick. — Peter O'Toole
Moby Dick Quotes By Ben Monopoli: You know you're in a tough place in You know you're in a tough place in your life when you decide now's a good time to start Moby Dick. — Ben Monopoli
Moby Dick Quotes By Chad Harbach: Reading 'Moby-Dick' was really a sort of transformative Reading 'Moby-Dick' was really a sort of transformative literary experience for me. — Chad Harbach
Moby Dick Quotes By Nathaniel Philbrick: 'Moby-Dick' has a remarkable way of resonating with 'Moby-Dick' has a remarkable way of resonating with whatever is going on in the world at that particular moment. — Nathaniel Philbrick
Moby Dick Quotes By Zig Ziglar: Confidence is going after Moby Dick in a Confidence is going after Moby Dick in a rowboat and taking the tartar sauce with you. — Zig Ziglar
Moby Dick Quotes By Herman Melville: But vain to popularize profundities, and all truth But vain to popularize profundities, and all truth is profound. — Herman Melville
Moby Dick Quotes By Ron Swanson: I hate metaphors. That's why my favorite book I hate metaphors. That's why my favorite book is Moby Dick. No frou-frou symbolism. Just a good, simple tale about a man who hates an animal. — Ron Swanson
Moby Dick Quotes By Zig Ziglar: I'm so optimistic, I'd go after Moby Dick I'm so optimistic, I'd go after Moby Dick in a rowboat and take the tartar sauce with me. — Zig Ziglar
Moby Dick Quotes By Greil Marcus: Every time Elvis sings, he makes a bargain Every time Elvis sings, he makes a bargain with the devil -- just like Captain Ahab in MOBY DICK! — Greil Marcus
Moby Dick Quotes By Nathaniel Philbrick: Reading 'Moby-Dick' helps you discover how to live. Reading 'Moby-Dick' helps you discover how to live. — Nathaniel Philbrick
Moby Dick Quotes By Christopher Golden: 'Baltimore' the series is inspired by all kinds 'Baltimore' the series is inspired by all kinds of things, from 'Moby Dick' to 'Dracula.' — Christopher Golden
Moby Dick Quotes By Herman Melville: But the reason why the grave-digger made music But the reason why the grave-digger made music must have been because there was none in his spade — Herman Melville
Moby Dick Quotes By Robert Stone: But Moby-Dick is the explanation of America. It's But Moby-Dick is the explanation of America. It's not just a novel. It is a book of prophecy. It is the book. It is the book of America. — Robert Stone
Moby Dick Quotes By Herman Melville: Old age is always wakeful; as if, the Old age is always wakeful; as if, the longer linked with life, the less man has to do with aught that looks like death. (moby dick chap 29 p123) — Herman Melville
Moby Dick Quotes By Nick Pageant: I held a beautiful leather-bound copy of Moby I held a beautiful leather-bound copy of Moby Dick in one hand and my Moby dick in the other. — Nick Pageant
Moby Dick Quotes By H. Jackson Brown Jr.: When facing a difficult task, act as though When facing a difficult task, act as though it is impossible to fail. If you are going after Moby Dick, take along the tartar sauce. — H. Jackson Brown Jr.
Moby Dick Quotes By Herman Melville: There she blows!-there she blows! A hump like There she blows!-there she blows! A hump like a snow-hill! It is Moby Dick! — Herman Melville
Moby Dick Quotes By John Irving: Melville's Moby-Dick - Melville's Moby-Dick - — John Irving
Moby Dick Quotes By Garth Risk Hallberg: In graduate school, I was a student of In graduate school, I was a student of E.L. Doctorow, and he had us read 'Moby-Dick' in a week. — Garth Risk Hallberg
Moby Dick Quotes By John Burnside: 'Moby-Dick' really threw me. I read it when 'Moby-Dick' really threw me. I read it when I was 14 and my best friends were books. It changed the way I looked at the world. — John Burnside