Thursday, October 4, 2012


“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.”
― Robert A. Heinlein

“If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much.”
― Mark Twain 


“What's your name,' Coraline asked the cat. 'Look, I'm Coraline. Okay?'
'Cats don't have names,' it said.
'No?' said Coraline.
'No,' said the cat. 'Now you people have names. That's because you don't know who you are. We know who we are, so we don't need names.”  Neil Gaiman - Coraline

“Curiosity killed the cat,” Fesgao remarked, his dark eyes unreadable.
Aly rolled her eyes. Why did everyone say that to her? “People always forget the rest of the saying,” she complained. “‘And satisfaction brought it back.”
―Tamora Pierce - Trickster's Choice

“What greater gift than the love of a cat.”  - Charles Dickens
“Of all God's creatures, there is only one that cannot be made slave of the leash. That one is the cat. If man could be crossed with the cat it would improve the man, but it would deteriorate the cat.”
―Mark Twain 

“There is something about the presence of a cat…
that seems to take the bite out of being alone.”

~ Louis J. Camuti


“When you believe there is no love in the world,
just gaze into the eyes of the cat in your lap.”

~ Old Welsh saying


“Who can believe that there is no soul
behind those luminous eyes!”

~ Theophile Gautier

“No matter how much cats fight,
there always seems to be plenty of kittens.”
  - Abraham Lincoln

“Way down deep,
we’re all motivated by the same urges.
Cats have the courage to live by them.”

~ Jim Davis


“The cat has too much spirit to have no heart.”
~ Ernest Menaul

Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a purpose.”
― Garrison Keillor


“Kittens are born with their eyes shut.
They open them in about six days,
take a look around, then close them again
for the better part of their lives.”

~ Stephen Baker

“All dogs look up to you.
All cats look down on you.
Only a pig looks at you as an equal.”
- Winston Churchill


“People that hate cats
will come back as mice in their next life.”
- Faith Resnick

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