There was a golden retriever who saved countless lives on September 11 by going back in to find people. His companion was in a wheelchair. He got him out and kept going back in to save others.— Linda Blair
Pioneering Golden Retrievers quotations
It seems like all the good looking people have smaller dogs these days.
Especially for the women, because they always come in with their little Chihuahuas and the guys come in with their Golden Retrievers.
Capo, my first golden retriever, so loved to swim she once jumped off a cliff to get into Lake Superior.
The face of a golden retriever feels like home.
Try throwing a ball just once for a dog.
It would be like eating only one peanut or potato chip. Try to ignore the importuning of a Golden Retriever who has brought you his tennis ball, the greatest treasure he possesses!
I like to be at home because I just travel so much. I have four dogs, golden retrievers.
My friend Phil has a theory that the Lord, having made teenagers, felt constrained to make amends and so created the golden retriever.
Once someone has had the good fortune to share a true love affair with a Golden Retriever, one's life and one's outlook is never quite the same.
My name is Oprah Winfrey. I have a talk show. I'm single. I have eight dogs-five golden retrievers, two black labs, and a mongrel. I have four years of college.
I am the planet's most affectionate life-form, something like the cross between a golden retriever and a barnacle.
I'm a werewolf, not a golden retriever.
I never thought of myself as being a genius.
I don't know what genius is. I think a far better expression is a retriever, a lovely strong golden retriever that brings things back from the past, or retrieves things from our common blood memory
... occasionally I see rich-looking women on Rollerblades gripping leashes and being towed bodily by golden retrievers. That's my kind of jogging.
A few weeks after my surgery, I went out to play catch with my golden retriever.
When I bent over to pick up the ball, my prosthesis fell out. The dog snatched it, and I found myself chasing him down the road yelling "Hey, come back here with my breast!"
I also go on long walks with my dog, a golden retriever named Breeze-and I work out with weights at a health club a couple of times a week.
Fatty, a bearded collie-terrier mix, is the kindest, cuddliest dog.
And Oliver, a white golden retriever, even looks like me! My dogs have taught me to be more loving, more nurturing, and happier.
I've often been described more than once in my life as very much like a golden retriever. Just sort of happy and excited to do whatever it is even if it's as simple as retrieving a ball and bringing it back ad nauseum.
My golden retriever, Callie, is so easy to please.
She finds great pleasure in our day-to-day routine, which helps me to enjoy the simple things. She loves to jump on the couch with her favorite toys and roll around while I clap my hands.
I've been surrounded by dogs my whole life. I got a golden retriever a year after I was born.
There is something about the human condition.
I don't think dogs are like "If only I was a poodle instead of a golden retriever, I'd be totally happy." Dogs are happy with who they are.
I've watched goldfish make babies, and ants execute earwigs.
I've seen a fly deliver live young while having its head eaten by a mantis. And I had a golden retriever behave like one.
Rich parents are famous both for miserliness and astonishing longevity.
And, when they finally do die, you'll find they've left their estate in inviolate trust to the golden retrievers.
Okay, you drive," she said. "I'll sit with m head hanging out of the window like a golden retriever.
Hey, do you know what you call a blond with a brain?" I asked, and the continued on the same breath, "a golden retriever." I've heard that one, too," she said, no longer smiling. I'll keep trying." I promised.
So when the moon's only partly full, you only feel a little wolfy?" "You could say that." "Well, you can go ahead and hang your head out the car window if you feel like it." "I'm a werewolf, not a golden retriever.