Quotes and Sayings about Animals
I like animals because they are not consciously cruel and don’t betray each other.
We all love animals. Why do we call some “pets” and others “dinner?”
The purity of a person’s heart can be quickly measured by how they regard animals.
There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.
I ask people why they have deer heads on their walls. They always say because it’s such a beautiful animal. There you go. I think my mother is attractive, but I have photographs of her.
- Ellen DeGeneres
If nudity of the body is modernism, then animals are more modern than humans.
Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.
- Anatole France
Four legs good, two legs bad.
- George Orwell
To my mind, the life of a lamb is no less precious than that of a human being.
- Mahatma Gandhi
Animals don’t hate, and we’re supposed to be better than them.
- Elvis Presley
I don’t believe in the concept of hell, but if I did I would think of it as filled with people who were cruel to animals.
- Gary Larson
Animals are such agreeable friends – they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.
- George Eliot
Non- violence leads to the highest ethics, which is the goal of all evolution. Until we stop harming all other living beings, we are still savages.
- Thomas A. Edison
You can judge a man’s true character by the way he treats his fellow animals.
- Paul McCartney
I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
- Winston Churchill
Happiness is a warm puppy.
- Charles M. Schulz
Animals are my friends…and I don’t eat my friends.
- George Bernard Shaw
Now I can look at you in peace; I don’t eat you any more.
- Franz Kafka
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
- Mark Twain
If you love animals called pets, why do you eat animals called dinner?
The trouble with loving is that pets don’t last long enough and people last too long.
But if we stop loving animals, aren’t we bound to stop loving humans too?
- Alexander Solzhenitsyn
Whenever you observe an animal closely, you feel as if a human being sitting inside were making fun of you.
- Elias Canetti
Man, unlike animals, has never learned that the sole purpose in life is to enjoy it.
- Samuel Butler
I gave my beauty and my youth to men. I am going to give my wisdom and experience to animals.
- Brigitte Bardot