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" Ignorant people may object that the upper lakes are fresh, and that cod and whale are salt water fish. But let them know, sir, that cod, like other fish when attacked by their enemies, fly into any water where they can be safest; that whales, when they... "
The works of Benjamin Franklin: with notes and a life of the author by J. Sparks - 第 292 頁
Benjamin Franklin 著 - 1840
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Catfish at the Pump: Humor and the Frontier

Roger L. Welsch - 1986 - 152 頁
...Cod, like other fish when attacked by their enemies, fly into any waters where they can be safest; whales when they have a mind to eat cod pursue them wherever they fly; and the grand leap of the whale in that chase up Niagara Falls is esteemed by all who have seen it as one...
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The Tall Tale in American Folklore and Literature

Carolyn S. Brown - 1989 - 168 頁
...and whale fishery in the Great Lakes, and claimed that "the grand leap of the Whale ... up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles in Nature."2 Though this kind of humor appears infrequently in Franklin's writing, such well-turned tales...
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Mark Twain and the Art of the Tall Tale

Henry B. Wonham - 1993 - 224 頁
...Sir, that Cod, like other Fish, when attacked by their Enemies, fly into any Water where they think they can be safest; that Whales, when they have a...they fly; and that the grand Leap of the Whale in that Chase up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles...
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The Nascence of American Literature

Darrel Abel - 2002 - 440 頁
...water fish, but let them know, Sir, that cod, like other fish, when attacked by their enemies, fly into any water where they can be safest; that whales, when...wherever they fly, and that the grand leap of the whale up the Falls of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it as one of the finest spectacles in Nature....
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Benjamin Franklin's Humor

Paul Zall - 2005 - 186 頁
...Sir, that Cod, like other Fish, when attacked by their Enemies, fly into any Water where they think they can be safest; that Whales, when they have a...they fly; and that the grand Leap of the Whale in that Chace up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles...
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Not Your Usual Founding Father: Selected Readings from Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin, Edmund Sears Morgan - 2006 - 303 頁
...Sir, that Cod, like other Fish, when attacked by their Enemies, fly into any Water where they think they can be safest; that Whales, when they have a...they fly; and that the grand Leap of the Whale in that Chace up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles...
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The Yale Book of Quotations

Fred R. Shapiro, Associate Librarian and Lecturer in Legal Research Fred R Shapiro - 2006 - 1067 頁
...Poor Richard's Almanack preface, May 1758 32 The grand Leap of the Whale in that Chace up the Fall of Niagara is Letter, The Public Advertiser, 22 May 1765. This letter was intended to poke tun at British ignorance...
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Benjamin Franklin's Printing Network: Disseminating Virtue in Early America

Ralph Frasca - 2006 - 295 頁
...trailing on the Ground," he claimed, and marveled that "the grand Leap of the Whale ... up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles in Nature!"15 In his caustic "Rules by Which a Great Empire May Be Reduced to a Small One," Franklin advised,...
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The Writings of Benjamin Franklin: 1760-1766

Benjamin Franklin - 1906 - 471 頁
...Water Fish : But let them know, Sir, that Cod, like other Fish when attack'd by their Enemies, fly into any Water where they can be safest ; that Whales,...they fly ; and that the grand Leap of the Whale in that Chase up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed, by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles...
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Quarterly Review of the Michigan Alumnus, 第 64 卷

1958
...Sir, that Cod, like other Fish, when attacked by their Enemies, fly into any Water where they think they can be safest; that Whales, when they have a...they fly; and that the grand Leap of the Whale in that Chace up the Fall of Niagara is esteemed by all who have seen it, as one of the finest Spectacles...
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