Pet Quotes, Sayings about Animals
The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
- Mahatma Gandhi
My goal in life is to be as good of a person as my dog already things I am.
My tiger is my best friend. After the cage is closed.
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.
You can own a dog, but you can’t own a cat, it owns you.
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
Animals are my friends…and I don’t eat my friends.
- George Bernard Shaw
I don’t understand people who don’t touch their pets. Their cat or dog is called a pet for a reason.
- Jarod Kintz
Thank goodness pets cant talk, they all know too much.
That moment of heartbreak when your pet jumps off your bed and leaves the room.
The kind man feeds his beast before sitting down to dinner.
The awkward moment when you realize Valentines day is approaching fast and the only one who loves you is your pet.
Sometimes losing a pet is more painful than losing a human because in the case of the pet, you were not pretending to love it.”
- Amy Sedaris
Pets are humanizing. They remind us we have an obligation and responsibility to preserve and nurture and care for all life.
- James Cromwell
I hate a word like pets: it sounds so much Like something with no living of its own.
- Elizabeth Jennings