“Call me Ishmael” is one of the most famous sentence in the literature world. And pretty much everyone knows who is referred to when mentioned. Moby Dick is the well-known book written by Herman Melville, and published in 1851. Moby Dick or The Whale, follows the story of Captain Ahab and his obsesive quest to get revenge of the whale that took half of his leg. The book coined one of the most iconic and significant opening sentences in world literature.