whale louse quotes

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Whale on the beach, you dinosaur,
what brought you smoothing into this dead harbor?
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[T]he minister preached a sermon on Jonah and the whale, at the end of which an old chief arose and declared, "We have heard sever ...
Listen, I knew ya since you was a little kid. You was always a regular kinda crook. I never figured ya for a louse.
I reside at Table Mountain, and my name is Truthful James;
I am not up to small deceit, or any sinful games;
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Police officer: Say chief. This fellow Comante.... Public's interested in him. He's a colorful character.
Chief Detective: Co
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Ishmael's thought consciously extends itself to get behind the world of appearances; he wants to see and to understand everything. ...
Women are the fulfilled sex. Through our children we are able to produce our own immortality, so we lack that divine restlessness ...
I love all men who dive. Any fish can swim near the surface, but it takes a great whale to go down stairs five miles or more; & if ...
A whale-ship was my Yale College and my Harvard.
He looked like a man with a foot in the grave and scarcely the
strength of a louse,
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