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Picture quote by George Eliot about animals

Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms. ⏤ George Eliot

Picture quote by Sayings about kindness

It takes nothing away from a human to be kind to an animal. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about animals

Animals do speak, but only to those who know how to listen. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote about attitude

If your dog doesn’t like someone you probably shouldn’t, either.

Picture quote by Anatole France about love

Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened. ⏤ Anatole France

Picture quote by Unknown about animals

When it is too hard to look back, and you are afraid to look ahead... Look beside you. I'll always be there. ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Clara Bow about behavior

The more I see of men, the more I like dogs. ⏤ Clara Bow

Picture quote by Immanuel Kant about treatment

We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals. ⏤ Immanuel Kant

Picture quote by Hippocrates about soul

The soul is the same in all living creatures although the body of each is different. ⏤ Hippocrates

Picture quote about animals

Every animal on earth is a living being with feelings, emotions, and a family life. Just like you and me.

Picture quote by George Jean Nathan about love

Love is the emotion that a woman feels always for a poodle dog and sometimes for a man. ⏤ George Jean Nathan

Picture quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about cruel

Man is the cruelest animal. ⏤ Friedrich Nietzsche

Picture quote by Jonathan Swift about animals

Every dog must have his day. ⏤ Jonathan Swift

Picture quote by George Carlin about animals

What do dogs do on their day off? They can't lie around, thats their job! ⏤ George Carlin

Picture quote by Mark Twain about people

When a man loves cats, I am his friend and comrade without further introduction. ⏤ Mark Twain

Picture quote by Ricky Gervais about animals

If you enjoy seeing an animal terrified or in pain you are a cunt. ⏤ Ricky Gervais

Picture quote by Anthony D. Williams about nature

How can we expect wild animals to survive if we give them nowhere in the wild to live. ⏤ Anthony D. Williams

Picture quote by Anthony D. Williams about respect

When we learn to respect all life, we learn to love all life. ⏤ Anthony D. Williams

Picture quote by Doug Larson about love

A child is a person who can't understand why someone would give away a perfectly good kitten. ⏤ Doug Larson

Picture quote by Anthony D. Williams about attitude

Be kind to every kind, not just mankind. ⏤ Anthony D. Williams

Picture quote about world

The earth is our house too.

Picture quote by Bertrand Russell about man

Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones. ⏤ Bertrand Russell

Picture quote by Arthur Schopenhauer about religion

Religion is the masterpiece of the art of animal training, for it trains people as to how they shall think. ⏤ Arthur Schopenhauer

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Until the lion learns how to write, every story will glorify the hunter.

African Proverbs,

The early bird gets the worm, but the second mouse gets the cheese.

Willie Nelson, musician

I distrust camels, and anyone else who can go a week without a drink.

Joe E. Lewis, comedian

Always remember, a cat looks down on man, a dog looks up to man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal.

Winston Churchill, politician

A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.

Josh Billings, comedian

Man is a clever animal who behaves like an imbecile.

Albert Schweitzer, theologian

Mankind differs from the animals only by a little and most people throw that away.

Confucius, philosopher

An eagle does not catch flies.


The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Happiness is a warm puppy.

Charles M. Schulz, cartoonist

Four legs good, two legs bad.

George Orwell, author

If animals could speak, the dog would be a blundering outspoken fellow; but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much.

Mark Twain, author

Man is the only animal that can remain on friendly terms with the victims he intends to eat until he eats them.

Samuel Butler, poet

At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.

Aristotle, philosopher

Animals are such agreeable friends, they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.

George Eliot, author

Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.

Ann Landers, journalist

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

Mark Twain, author

The poor dog, in life the firmest friend. The first to welcome, foremost to defend.

Lord Byron, poet

I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.

Winston Churchill, politician

If it wasn't for dogs, some people would never go for a walk.


People are beginning to see that the first requisite to success in life is to be a good animal.

Herbert Spencer, philosopher

No matter how eloquently a dog may bark, he cannot tell you that his parents were poor, but honest.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

Cats and monkeys; monkeys and cats; all human life is there.

Henry James, writer

The better I know men the more I admire dogs.


Lots of people talk to animals...Not very many listen though...that's the problem.

Benjamin Hoff, author

The fatter the flea the leaner the dog.


Those who wish to pet and baby wild animals, love them. But those who respect their natures and wish to let them live normal lives, love them more.

Edwin Way Teale,

Animals have these advantages over man: They have no theologians to instruct them, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.

Voltaire, writer

Nothing can be more obvious than that all animals were created solely and exclusively for the use of man.

Thomas Love Peacock, author

Meow” means “woof” in cat.

George Carlin, comedian

Eagles do not beget Doves.


The cow is of the bovine ilk: One end is moo, the other, milk.

Ogden Nash, poet

A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.

Groucho Marx, comedian

The owl of ignorance lays the egg of pride.


Human beings are the only animal that thinks they change who they are simply by moving to a different place. Birds migrate, but it's not quite the same thing.

Doug Coupland, author

Bats have no bankers and they do not drink and cannot be arrested and pay no tax and, in general, bats have it made.

John Berryman,

Be as a bird perched on a frail branch that she feels bending beneath her, still she sings away all the same, knowing she has wings.

Victor Hugo, author

A fence should be horse high, hog tight and bull strong.


Be a good animal, true to your animal instincts.

D. H. Lawrence, novelist

Man is the only animal that laughs and weeps, for he is the only animal that is struck with the difference between what things are and what they ought to be.

William Hazlitt, critic

Animals don't hate, and we're supposed to be better than them.

Elvis Presley, singer

The best thing about animals is they don't talk much.

Thornton Wilder, novelist

Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened.

Anatole France, novelist

Animals are my friends...and I don't eat my friends.

George Bernard Shaw, dramatist

The dog is the god of frolic.

Henry Ward Beecher, clergyman

Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass.

Joseph Addison, writer

He who does not love his own language is worse than an animal and smelly fish.

Jose Rizal, writer

When, instead of merely associating some act with some situation in the animal way, we think the situation out, we have a set of particular feelings of its elements.

Edward Thorndike, psychologist

Happiness to a dog is what lies on the other side of a door.

Charleton Jr. Ogburn,

A camel is a horse designed by a committee.


I blame it on Walt Disney, where animals are given human qualities. People don't understand that a wild animal is not something that is nice to pat. It can seriously harm you.

James Cameron, director

Principally I hate and detest that animal called man; although I heartily love John, Peter, Thomas, and so forth.

Jonathan Swift, writer

It has been said that man is a rational animal. All my life I have been searching for evidence which could support this.

Bertrand Russell, philosopher

Every animal leaves traces of what it was; man alone leaves traces of what he created.

Jacob Bronowski, scientist

There's nothing funnier than the human animal.

Walt Disney, cartoonist

Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.

Plato, philosopher

Brutality to an animal is cruelty to mankind - it is only the difference in the victim.

Alphonse De Lamartine, poet

Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when he is called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.

Oscar Wilde, dramatist

The dog is the most faithful of animals and would be much esteemed were it not so common. Our Lord God has made His greatest gifts the commonest.

Martin Luther, monk

Man is an animal which, alone among the animals, refuses to be satisfied by the fulfillment of animal desires.

Alexander Graham Bell, inventor

Of all the wonders of nature, a tree in summer is perhaps the most remarkable; with the possible exception of a moose singing Embraceable You in spats.

Woody Allen, director

Drinking, when we are not thirsty and making love all year round, madam; that is all there is to distinguish us from other animals.

Pierre De Beaumarchais,

People are not going to care about animal conservation unless they think that animals are worthwhile.

David Attenborough, journalist

Tennis players we're always playing in center courts that feel like arenas. And when we get on the court and the crowd cheers your name or salutes you - it's like you're a gladiator in the arena. And everyone is cheering - and you're fighting, you're screaming, during your strokes - it feels like you're an animal, fighting for your life.

Novak Djokovic, tennis player

Poor little Foal of an oppressed race! I love the languid patience of thy face.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge, poet

The following general definition of an animal: a system of different organic molecules that have combined with one another, under the impulsion of a sensation similar to an obtuse and muffled sense of touch given to them by the creator of matter as a whole, until each one of them has found the most suitable position for its shape and comfort.

Denis Diderot, editor

An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language.

Martin Buber, philosopher

Who can guess how much industry and providence and affection we have caught from the pantomime of brutes?

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I'm a giraffe. I even walk like a giraffe with a long neck and legs. It's a pretty dumb animal, mind you.

Sophia Loren, actress

The restriction of studies of human intellect and character to studies of conscious states was not without influence on a scientific studies of animal psychology.

Edward Thorndike, psychologist

Cows are amongst the gentlest of breathing creatures; none show more passionate tenderness to their young when deprived of them; and, in short, I am not ashamed to profess a deep love for these quiet creatures.

Thomas De Quincey, author

What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.

Marcus Tullius Cicero, statesman

Man as a pure animal does not exist.

Francis Parker Yockey, writer

Physiology is the science which treats of the properties of organic bodies, animal and vegetable, of the phenomena they present, and of the laws which govern their actions. Inorganic substances are the objects of other sciences, - physics and chemistry.

Johannes P. Muller, scientist

The first comedy screenplay that I wrote was Animal House and I always thought I could and should be a director but no one was about to give me that opportunity on Animal House.

Harold Ramis, actor

No one likes to have less than they had before. That's the nature of the human animal.

Joni Mitchell, musician

But it was soon ascertained that this quaternary matter of the animal body was chemically the same in the plant, was elaborated there, and only appropriated by the animal.

Asa Gray, scientist

I trained like an animal, but the thing is focus and concentration. When the bell rings it's like when the little red light goes on over the camera. And I can usually nail my lines on the first or second take because I'm right there.

Mickey Rourke, actor

It is through this mysterious power that we too have our being, and we therefore yield to our neighbors, even to our animal neighbors, the same right as ourselves to inhabit this vast land.

Sitting Bull, tribal chief

But the fact of the matter is that all scientific evidence would show, based upon what we know about this disease, that muscle cuts - that is, the meat of the animal itself - should not cause any risk to human health.

Ann Veneman, public servant

Some statements concern the conscious states of the animal, what he is to himself as an inner life; others concern his original and acquired ways of response, his behavior, what he is an outside observer.

Edward Thorndike, psychologist

Every seed is awakened, and all animal life.

Sitting Bull, tribal chief

In short, the animal and vegetable lines, diverging widely above, join below in a loop.

Asa Gray, scientist

The offshore ocean area under U.S. jurisdiction is larger than our land mass, and teems with plant and animal life, mineral resources, commerce, trade, and energy sources.

Tom Allen, politician

However, I do firmly believe in maintaining the integrity of the animal.

Janine Turner, actress

I'd gone into that restaurant and sat down and the waitress had taken my order and everybody else had seen me with this what must have looked like this creature, this animal, sitting on the top of my head!

Derek Jacobi, actor

I'm always active in trying to educate people when it comes to eating animal products, testing on animals, and the health benefits of being vegan, although I'm probably not the best person to be talking about the latter at the moment.

Daniel Johns, musician

The discovery that I soon made that the guinea pig was also susceptible to infection made it possible for me, from the third year on, to preserve the virus on this animal.

Charles Jules Henry Nicole, scientist

It is my hope and my belief that you will be able to report that I died with dignity, without animal fear and without bravado. I owe that much to myself.

Caryl Chessman, celebrity

The best opinion now is, that there are multitudinous forms which are not sufficiently differentiated to be distinctively either plant or animal, while, as respects ordinary plants and animals, the difficulty of laying down a definition has become far greater than ever before.

Asa Gray, scientist

From the practical point of view, the susceptibility to infection of the guinea pig proved to be the most useful step forward. Today, all laboratories use this animal for preserving the virus.

Charles Jules Henry Nicole, scientist

We have a couple of dogs, but I wouldn't describe myself as an animal person.

Pamela Stephenson, actress

We have people who are healers and those who posses a certain animal magnetism.

Julian May, writer

When we have ceased to love the stench of the human animal, either in others or in ourselves, then are we condemned to misery, and clear thinking can begin.

Cyril Connolly, intellectual

It is not in giving life but in risking life that man is raised above the animal; that is why superiority has been accorded in humanity not to the sex that brings forth but to that which kills.

Simone de Beauvoir, writer

I go through major crises every few months, but then I have great peaks of belief and creativity. I'm a weird kind of animal.

Brian May, musician

The civilizing process has increased the distance between behavior and the impulse life of the animal body.

Shoshana Zuboff, educator

I don't envisage collectivism. There is no such animal, it is always individualism, sometimes the rest vote and sometimes they do not, and if they do they do and if they do not they do not.

Gertrude Stein, author

He is a state of matter, a form of life, a sort of animal, and a species of the Order Primates, akin nearly or remotely to all of life and indeed to all that is material.

George G. Simpson,

This growth in the number, speed of formation, permanence, delicacy and complexity of associations possible for an animal reaches its acme in the case of man.

Edward Thorndike, psychologist

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