Best 31 of Goldfish quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 15 Sep

Princess Margaret

When my sister and I were growing up, she was made out to be the goody-goody one.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Emily Watson

In my early career I was like a goldfish. Rejection didn't affect me; I'd just forget how bad it was and keep going back for more.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Kin Hubbard

No one can feel as helpless as the owner of a sick goldfish.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Margaret Atwood

but nothing I ever gave was good for you; it was like white bread to goldfish. they cram and cram, and it kills them, and they drift in the pool, belly-up, making stunned faces and playing on our guilt as if their own toxic gluttony was not their own fault there you are, still outside the window, still with your hands out, still pallid and fish-eyed, still acting stupidly innocent and starved.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Cassandra Clare

Clary's mother apparently reguarded him as about as sexually threatening as a goldfish.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Eleanor Roosevelt

You never have a normal family relationship in the White House; it's an impossible thing to have. You live in a goldfish bubble, and you snatch what you can for a personal life, but you never have a normal, natural existence.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edward V. Long

Modern Americans are so exposed, peered at, inquired about, and spied upon as to be increasingly without privacy--members of a ;naked society and denizens of a goldfish bowl.

By Anonym 18 Sep

Ashwin Sanghi

The average human attention span was 12 seconds in 2000 and 8 seconds in 2013. A drop of 33%. The scary part is that the attention span of a goldfish was 9 seconds, almost 13% more than us humans. That’s why it’s getting tougher by the day to get people to turn the page. Maybe we writers ought to try writing for goldfish instead!

By Anonym 16 Sep

Raymond Chandler

I said: "Dead end - quiet, restful, like your town. I like a town like this." Marlowe (talking about Olympia) in a short story called Goldfish.

By Anonym 20 Sep

David Nicholls

Who's he seeing now then?" "No idea. They're like funfair goldfish; no point giving them names, they never last that long.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Eleanor Roosevelt

If you have any interests you can gain a wider audience for those interests while the goldfish bowl is yours!

By Anonym 15 Sep

Walt Disney

There is a natural hootchy-kootchy motion to a goldfish.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Charles Bukowski

places to hunt places to hide are getting harder to find, and pet canaries and goldfish too, did you notice that?

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rick Riordan

Sometimes wisdom came from strange places, even from giant teenaged goldfish.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Fulghum

Goldfish and hamsters and white mice and even the little seed in the Styrofoam cup-they all die. So do we.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Luke Taylor

He'd failed them, the swimming goldfish of his life's tiny existence whom he held so dear in his heart; he'd turned his muses into mistakes and no one knew the difference but him.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Beryl Markham

There's an old adage," he said, "translated from the ancient Coptic, that contains all the wisdom of the ages -- "Life is life and fun is fun, but it's all so quiet when the goldfish die.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Graham Taylor

Very few of us have any idea whatsoever of what life is like living in a goldfish bowl,except, of course, for those of us who are goldfish.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Robert Plant

I can't moan about any of it. I had a great time in the goldfish bowl.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Stephen Colbert

And of course I don't go anywhere without my pet goldfish, Anthrax. I always tell security I'm carrying Anthrax. Yeah, sure I get a lot of guff about it, but it's a family name; I'm not changing it.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Phyllis Diller

Your husband drinks too much if he says he never drinks alone, but considers the goldfish somebody.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Princess Margaret

I have as much privacy as a goldfish in a bowl.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ruth St. Denis

I have the financial morals of a goldfish, I can resist everything but temptation.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ozzy Osbourne

I couldn't be a royal. It's like living in a supersonic goldfish bowl.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Niall Quinn

Tony Fernandes is in that goldfish bowl and he's swimming against the tide.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jerry Adler

If beer got any lighter you could raise goldfish in it.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lefty Gomez

I've got a new invention. It's a revolving bowl for tired goldfish.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paula Fox

I was the goldfish that leapt out of the bowl.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Amy Fusselman

And this is how I come face to face with my selfishness, because I don't know if I can enjoy this goldfish without knowing that he loves me, or if not loves me, then at least depends on me, i.e., swims up to my fingers greedily when I fill them with salty-smelling rainbow-colored flakes, and wiggle them over his head. And this is disturbing to realize, that I have such difficulty enjoying anything that doesn't know I exist. Especially when I stop and think how big the world is, the world that is not even Japan or India, the world that is the room next door.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Paul Rudd

I think there's something great and generic about goldfish. They're everybody's first pet.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Hans Rosling

As a person with the retentive mental capacity of a goldfish and a dislike of repetition, I frequently make use of the thesaurus built into my Microsoft Word U.K. Software.