Quotes and Sayings about Cats
That’s the great secret of creativity. You treat ideas like cats: you make them follow you.
– Ray Bradbury
It always gives me a shiver when I see a cat seeing what I can’t see.
– Eleanor Farjeon
My cat is not insane, she’s just a really good actress.
– P.C. Cast
A meow massages the heart.
– Stuart McMillan
If a cat does something, we call it instinct; if we do the same thing, for the same reason, we call it intelligence.
– Will Cuppy
Thousands of years ago, cats were worshiped as Gods. Cats have never forgotten this.
You can’t own a cat. The best you can do is be partners.
– Sir Harry Swanson
As every cat owner knows, nobody owns a cat.
– Ellen Perry Berkeley
The phrase “domestic cat” is an oxymoron.
– George F. Will
I don’t hold with cruelty to cats.
– Terry Pratchett
Cats always know whether people like or dislike them. They do not always care enough to do anything about it.
– Winifred Carriere
A cat has absolute emotional honesty.
Intelligence in the cat is underrated.
– Louis Wain
Time spent with a cat is never wasted.
How we behave toward cats here below determines our status in heaven. – Robert A. Heinlein
There’s no need for a piece of sculpture in a home that has a cat.
– Wesley Bates
I love cats because I enjoy my home; and little by little, they become its visible soul.
– Jean Cocteau
There are no ordinary cats.
Even the stupidest cat seems to know more than any dog.
– Eleanor Clark
Dogs come when they’re called; cats take a message and get back to you later.
– Mary Bly
One reason that cats are happier than people is that they have no newspapers.
– Gwendolyn Brooks
Cats, as you know, are quite impervious to threats.
– Connie Willis
Cats randomly refuse to follow orders to prove they can.
– Ilona Andrews
You know a real friend?
Someone you know will look after your naughty cat after you are gone.
– William S. Burroughs
Cats are a mysterious kind of folk.
– Walter Scott
If a cat spoke, it would say things like ‘Hey, I don’t see the problem here.
– Roy Blount Jr.
If cats could write history, their history would be mostly about cats.
– Eugen Weber
Most beds sleep up to six cats. Ten cats without the owner.
– Stephen Baker
What greater gift than the love of a cat.
– Charles Dickens
A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not.
– Ernest Hemingway