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Quotes of goldfish

  1. We all live in a televised goldfish bowl. – Kingman Brewster, Jr.
  2. Parrots make great pets. They have more personality than goldfish – Chevy Chase
  3. I've got a new invention. It's a revolving bowl for tired goldfish – Lefty Gomez
  4. No one can feel as helpless as the owner of a sick goldfish – Kin Hubbard
  5. I have as much privacy as a goldfish in a bowl. – Princess Margaret
  6. I wouldn't mind turning into a vermilion goldfish – Henri Matisse
  7. In the next shot the cameras zoomed to the fiancee who noticed the lights in the Czarina's room go out and the camera then turned to the pond where two goldfish were making love. – Pola Negri
  8. I can't moan about any of it. I had a great time in the goldfish bowl. – Robert Plant
  9. I think there's something great and generic about goldfish They're everybody's first pet. – Paul Rudd
  10. 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 – Graham Taylor

Usage examples for goldfish

  1. " We know," continued Kew, " that you can- and often do- drop a fishing- line out of the window into the sea when you are tired of playing the goldfish in the water- butt. – This Is the End by Stella Benson
  2. I've come to love this little house, the garden, even those absurd goldfish that are always looking for nothing. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  3. It is all true- my dream, and what I saw myself do in the bowl of goldfish – Possessed by Cleveland Moffett
  4. One day Cherry brought home a great Vikory bowl of silvery glass, and a dozen drifting goldfish and Martin never tired of watching them idly while he listened to her reading. – Sisters by Kathleen Norris
  5. Midget, I'm so glad you killed the goldfish – Marjorie's New Friend by Carolyn Wells
  6. Then he looked at the goldfish – Mary Rose of Mifflin by Frances R. Sterrett
  7. It was half a dock for the dingy in which one plowed these miniature waters and half a bathing- box for those who preferred their morning tub among the goldfish – A Thief in the Night by E. W. Hornung
  8. They had walked together to the southern end of the terrace; below stretched the splendid forest vista set with pool and fountain; under the parapet, in the new garden, red and white roses bloomed, and on the surface of spray- dimmed basins the jagged crimson reflections of goldfish dappled every unquiet pool. – The Firing Line by Robert W. Chambers
  9. William, for instance, is occupied entirely with what I might call the poultry; it is his duty, in fact, to see that there are always enough ants' eggs for the goldfish – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  10. But there is nothing to my mind more ridiculous than the goldfish spawned in a muddy pond suddenly fancying themselves unable to swim in anything save eau de cologne. – 'O Thou, My Austria!' by Ossip Schubin
  11. Already the boy could take a pair of rabbits out of a high hat, or change a bunch of carrots into a bowl of goldfish – Seeing Things at Night by Heywood Broun
  12. They wanted to go to school with all their hearts, and the idea that any one could tire of that magical place, where chalk and blackboards and goldfish and geography globes mingled in riotous profusion, had never entered their busy minds. – Four Little Blossoms and Their Winter Fun by Mabel C. Hawley
  13. He experimented on men, women, children, elephants, apes, ostriches, guinea pigs, rabbits, turtles, frogs, and goldfish – Mortmain by Arthur Cheny Train
  14. And what lovely goldfish – Patty's Success by Carolyn Wells
  15. " They're looking at the goldfish she said. – Marriage by H. G. Wells
  16. Jane could watch his mental processes as easily as she could watch the activities of a goldfish in a glass globe; he was concluding that it was the regular old startled fawn stuff ... – Jane Journeys On by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
  17. Were they the same goldfish – The Enchanted April by Elizabeth von Arnim
  18. A good name, he seems to believe, is something which a woman carries tightly clasped in both arms like a bowl of goldfish – Seeing Things at Night by Heywood Broun