Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Quotes About Kittehs

When I play with my cat, who knows if I am not a pastime to her more than she is to me? ~Michel de Montaigne, Essays, 1580

I had been told that the training procedure with cats was difficult. It's not. Mine had me trained in two days. ~Bill Dana

A dog, I have always said, is prose; a cat is a poem. ~Jean Burden

If the pull of the outside world is strong, there is also a pull towards the human. The cat may disappear on its own errands, but sooner or later, it returns once again for a little while, to greet us with its own type of love. ~Lloyd Alexander

The city of cats and the city of men exist one inside the other, but they are not the same city. ~Italo Calvino

There is no snooze button on a cat who wants breakfast. ~Author Unknown

You can keep a dog; but it is the cat who keeps people, because cats find humans useful domestic animals. ~George Mikes

... and purrhaps most appropriate of all, especially given very recent events, we leave you with this last thought:

If there were to be a universal sound depicting peace, I would surely vote for the purr.  
~Barbara L. Diamond 


  1. Wonderful wonderful quotes and so true.
    "Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea."
    Hugs madi your bfff

  2. Great quotes. I especially love the ones by Bill Dana and the last one!

  3. These are awesome kitty quotes!

  4. Oh, yes, if we could all just purr and be at peace. Thank you for sharing these!

  5. That second one is quite appropriate for Siberian Huskies, too! Ha roo roo roo!!!
    Yours sincerely,
    Margaret Thatcher

  6. Those are great, especially the last one.

  7. We like those quotes a lot, my mom especially the one about the snooze button. *I* have no snooze button, and when it's time to get up, it's time to get up!

  8. These are awesome quotes! The Mom person loves quotes in general. We love them because they are ALL about our wonderful-ness!
    Many purrs,
    Oscar, Winston and Emily

  9. We love those quotes...'specially that one about the snooze alarm.

  10. Those are such awesome quotes. We agree, the one about the snooze alarm (or lack thereof) is right on target!

  11. Good proof that we are superior... In fact, we assume God is a Cat.

  12. Yes! We heartily agree with the last one about the purr!

  13. Bwa! Haa!! Haaa!!! Mes also likes cat JOKES!!!
    What do you call the cat that was caught by the police? The purrpatrator.