Pet Quotes, Sayings about Animals
There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.
– Ben Williams
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
– Mark Twain
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
Love the animals: God has given them the rudiments of thought and joy untroubled.
– Fyodor Dostoyevsky
In the beginning, God created man, but seeing him so feeble, He gave him the cat.
– Warren Eckstein
An animal’s eyes have the power to speak a great language.
– Martin Buber
The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
– Mahatma Gandhi
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.
The trouble with loving is that pets don’t last long enough and people last too long.
A cat is a puzzle for which there is no solution.
– Hazel Nicholson
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
You can own a dog, but you can’t own a cat, it owns you.
A hen is only an egg’s way of making another egg.
– Samuel Butler
The purity of a person’s heart can be quickly measured by how they regard animals.
Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.
– Anatole France
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