Izaak Walton Quotes

A collection of quotes by Izaak Walton.

Izaak Walton (1593-1683) was an English writer, most famous for his book "The Compleat Angler" (1653). Born in Stafford, Walton worked as a linen draper and later as a biographer. He became interested in angling and nature, which led to the publication of his renowned book on fishing. "The Compleat Angler" is a blend of practical advice, reflections on fishing as a peaceful hobby, and picturesque descriptions of the natural world. Walton's work remains an enduring classic in the literature of sport and leisure.