Pet Quotes

These pet quotes are filled with insight, humor and wisdom. And they come from varied sources: writers, thinkers, actors, comedians, and famous pet lovers.

If you love pets and animals, you will certainly enjoy these quotes about cats, dogs and other animals.

Quotes about Pets

Pet lovers know the importance of pets: they bring so much light and love to our lives. Here are a few pet quotes that celebrate pets.

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You can say any foolish thing to a dog, and the dog will give you a look that says, 'My God, you're right! I never would've thought of that!' ~ Dave Barry

Personally, I would not give a fig for any man's religion whose horse, cat and dog do not feel its benefits. Life in any form is our perpetual responsibility. ~ S. Parkes Cadman

Love the animals: God has given them the rudiments of thought and joy untroubled. ~ Fyodor Dovstoyevsky

Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend Inside it's too dark to read. ~ Grouch Marx

Did you ever walk into a room and forget why you walked in? I think that is how dogs spend their lives. ~ Sue Murphy

The trouble with a kitten is that eventually it becomes a cat. ~ Ogden Nash

Never wear anything that panics the cat. ~ P.J. O'Rourke

Animals are my friends, and I don't eat my friends. ~ George Bernard Shaw

There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats. ~ Albert Schweitzer

You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us. ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

Heaven goes by favor. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog would go in. ~ Mark Twain

No one can have experienced to the fullest the true sense of achievement and satisfaction, who have never pursued and successfully caught his tail. ~ Rosalind Wilcher

If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you; but if a cat does the same thing, it is because you lap is warmer. ~ Alfred North Whitehead

No heaven will not ever Heaven be. Unless my cats are there to welcome me. ~ Author Unknown

The trouble with loving is that pets don't last long enough and people last too long. ~ Author Unknown

Animal Quotes

Here are more quotes inspired by animals…


For a good life: Work like a dog. Eat like a horse. Think like a fox. And play like a rabbit. ~ George Allen

The bird of paradise alights only upon the hand that does not grasp. ~ John Berry

Man, unlike animals, has never learned that the sole purpose in life is to enjoy it. ~ Samuel Butler

Kissing originates from animals sniffing each other. ~ Ingelore Ebberfeld

Animals possess a soul and men must love and feel solidarity with our smaller brethren. ~ Pope John Paul II

All animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others. ~ George Orwell

The thing that differentiates man from animals is money. ~ Gertrude Stein

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