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It has always been my private conviction that any man who pits his intelligence against a fish and loses has it coming.
— John Steinbeck

Comments (16):

  1. tatar@y

    Aug 5, 2019 at 2:08 pm

    Juste magnifique … J’aime.

  2. Steven

    Aug 5, 2019 at 6:39 pm

    A colorful composition that goes well with Steinbeck’s quote!

  3. Diane

    Aug 5, 2019 at 9:24 pm

    you keep him in a jar. This is the colour mine were. I couldn’t remember the name of the fish so I asked my son. He said the ones we had were called beta fish. For some reason I thought their name had something to do with fighting. Hmmm, the memory is a strange thing. Anyway. I’m quite taken with this image and it certainly has me wandering down memory lane or some similar trail.

  4. Bill Phillips

    Aug 6, 2019 at 1:59 am

    I love the quote Sherri, and I like the picture too

  5. Nicolas Amherd

    Aug 6, 2019 at 10:24 am

    Très belle créativité et iamge de ce poisson bleua dan le bocal superbe
    Belle soirée

  6. grouser

    Aug 6, 2019 at 10:48 am

    good quote. Lovely colour palette

  7. ....peter:)

    Aug 6, 2019 at 12:39 pm

    i like your blue fish Sherri… i fish but not in a jar… and a lot of times i come home without any fish… but just trying to fish is very relaxing… at least i hook on to a big one….peter:)

  8. Steve

    Aug 6, 2019 at 6:26 pm

    A nice blue fish against the yellow background.

  9. Harry

    Aug 6, 2019 at 6:48 pm

    I’ve read that soldiers in Viet Nam would find these fish, fully grown, in the a puddle made by the hoof print of an ox. So it is not surprising that one would be happy in a Mason Jar. Nice shot, with nice lettering.

  10. Ayush

    Aug 6, 2019 at 7:13 pm

    i like this shot especially against the yellow background, Sherri. i have heard of John Steinbeck but i do not understand this quote.

  11. Barbara Thomas

    Aug 6, 2019 at 7:42 pm

    I think Beta fish have to be kept alone or they will fight, but it seems a little sad. They are really pretty.

  12. Elaine K

    Aug 7, 2019 at 2:23 am

    well, that quote is hilarious lolol and your rumble fish does look like it’s losing a battle! is it ok?

  13. mhelene

    Aug 7, 2019 at 7:22 am

    A superb composition and beautiful colors !

  14. ruthiebear

    Aug 7, 2019 at 8:22 am

    How cute that you used the words from a children’s book. I like the point of view and rich color.

  15. Ginnie

    Aug 9, 2019 at 10:48 am

    John Steinbeck and Dr. Seuss come from the same mold, I’m sure, Sherri. 🙂


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