Quotes and Sayings about Cats
You can’t own a cat. The best you can do is be partners.
- Sir Harry Swanson
My cat is not insane, she’s just a really good actress.
- P.C. Cast
A meow massages the heart.
- Stuart McMillan
That’s the great secret of creativity. You treat ideas like cats: you make them follow you.
- Ray Bradbury
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.
Cats, as you know, are quite impervious to threats.
- Connie Willis
Cats randomly refuse to follow orders to prove they can.
- Ilona Andrews
It always gives me a shiver when I see a cat seeing what I can’t see.
- Eleanor Farjeon
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
Lecturing Brooks was as useful as lecturing a cat.
- Maureen Johnson
Cats do not have to be shown how to have a good time, for they are unfailing ingenious in that respect.
- James Mason
The cat is domestic only as far as suits its own ends…
Never try to outstubborn a cat.
- Robert A. Heinlei
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.