Best Captain Ahab Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 14 famous quotes and sayings about best captain ahab to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 14 Best Captain Ahab Quotes

#1. As Herman Melville wrote of that seagoing monster of a man Captain Ahab, "All mortal greatness is but disease. - Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #280462
#2. Every time Elvis sings, he makes a bargain with the devil -- just like Captain Ahab in MOBY DICK! - Author: Greil Marcus
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #353863
#3. I was in George Martin's studio in Amsterdam and he was telling me, 'They come in here and it takes them three days to do a bass line.' Well I'm not from that era. - Author: Ringo Starr
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #400909
#4. Words were another sword for the man who wielded them well. - Author: Brent Weeks
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #515036
#5. She felt like Captain Ahab, for the first time sighting his great white whale. - Author: Stephen King
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #542634
#6. One captain, seizing the line-knife from his broken prow, had dashed at the whale, as an Arkansas duelist at his foe, blindly seeking with a six-inch blade to reach the fathom-deep life of the whale. That captain was Ahab. - Author: Herman Melville
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #641864
#7. Claude Debussy defined the guitar as an expressive harpsicord. I believe that is the best definition ever given of the Spanish guitar. This phrase is the starting point for my Concierto de Aranjuez Our guitar is the only survivor of the rich and anarchic instrumental wildlife of the Middle Ages. - Author: Joaquin Rodrigo
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #794196
#8. Ahab and aguish lay stretched together in one hammock. - Author: Herman Melville
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1033384
#9. To be enraged with a dumb thing, Captain Ahab, seems blasphemous. - Author: Herman Melville
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1188260
#10. Over his ivory-inlaid table, Ahab presided like a mute, maned sea-lion on the white coral beach, surrounded by his warlike but still deferential cubs. In his own proper turn, each officer waited to be served. - Author: Herman Melville
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1237396
#11. Captain Ahab drowned, he reminded himself; it was the trimmer, Ishmael, who survived. - Author: Salman Rushdie
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1259260
#12. The great thing about reading is that it broadens your life - Author: George R R Martin
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1341408
#13. The agent which cures prevents, and the agent that prevents cures. - Author: Ernst T. Krebs
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1462339
#14. Reality outran apprehension; Captain Ahab stood upon his quarter-deck. - Author: Herman Melville
Best Captain Ahab Quotes #1725536

Famous Authors

Popular Topics