Quotes and Sayings about Cats - Page 2
The phrase “domestic cat” is an oxymoron.
– George F. Will
We cannot without becoming cats, perfectly understand the cat mind.
- St. George Mivart
The cat is domestic only as far as suits its own ends…
Of all animals, he alone attains to the Contemplative Life.
– Andrew Lang
Most beds sleep up to six cats. Ten cats without the owner.
- Stephen Baker
A cat pours his body on the floor like water. It is restful just to see him.
- William Lyon Phelps
You can’t own a cat. The best you can do is be partners.
- Sir Harry Swanson
Even the stupidest cat seems to know more than any dog.
– Eleanor Clark
# Two things are aesthetically perfect in the world – the clock and the cat.
- Emile Auguste Chartier
Cats know how to obtain food without labor, shelter without confinement, and love without penalties.
- W. L. George
How we behave toward cats here below determines our status in heaven. – Robert A. Heinlein
As every cat owner knows, nobody owns a cat.
– Ellen Perry Berkeley
Meow is like aloha – it can mean anything.
– Hank Ketchum
Cats do not have to be shown how to have a good time, for they are unfailing ingenious in that respect.
- James Mason
I have a cat, the pet that ranks just above a throw pillow in terms of required responsibility.
- Anna Quindlen,
If cats could write history, their history would be mostly about cats.
- Eugen Weber
Cats are a mysterious kind of folk.
- Walter Scott
Cats randomly refuse to follow orders to prove they can.
- Ilona Andrews
The trouble with cats is that they’ve got no tact.
- P. G. Wodehouse
There’s no need for a piece of sculpture in a home that has a cat.
- Wesley Bates
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
Cats always know whether people like or dislike them. They do not always care enough to do anything about it.
– Winifred Carriere
A meow massages the heart.
- Stuart McMillan
Like a graceful vase, a cat, even when motionless, seems to flow.
- George F. Will
Lecturing Brooks was as useful as lecturing a cat.
- Maureen Johnson