You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.— Winston Churchill
Passioned Inspirational Dog quotations
I became a vegetarian after realizing that animals feel afraid, cold, hungry and unhappy like we do. I feel very deeply about vegetarianism and the animal kingdom. It was my dog Boycott who led me to question the right of humans to eat other sentient beings.
You will never reach your destination if you stop & throw stones at every dog that barks...Better keep biscuits & Move on.
He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog.
You are his life, his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion. Our dogs will love and admire the meanest of us, and feed our colossal vanity with their uncritical homage.
Retain a calm heart, sit like a turtle, walk swiftly like a pigeon, and sleep like a dog
All living beings, things that move, are equally important, whether they are human beings, dogs, birds, fish, trees, ants, weeds, rivers, wind or rain. To stay healthy and strong, life must have clean air, clear water and pure food. If deprived of these things, life will cycle to the next level, or as the system says, 'die'.
Winning is everything. The only ones who remember you when you come second are your wife and your dog.
Dogs have a way of finding the people who need them, Filling an emptiness we don't even know we have.
A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of life.
It's unnatural for people to run around the city streets unless they are thieves or victims. It makes people nervous to see someone running. I know that when I see someone running on my street, my instincts tell me to let the dog go after him.
My husband and I are best of friends first and foremost.
We fight like cats and dogs, but never stay mad for long. I was lucky to find him, he is in every way, my soulmate.
Let your boat of life be light, packed with only what you need - a homely home and simple pleasures, one or two friends, worth the name, someone to love and someone to love you, a cat, a dog, and a pipe or two, enough to eat and enough to wear, and a little more than enough to drink; for thirst is a dangerous thing.
You can keep a dog: but it is the cat who keeps people, because cats find humans useful domestic animals.
If I stop to kick every barking dog I am not going to get where I'm going.
The purity of a person's heart can be quickly measured by how they regard animals
Today Christians spend more money on dog food then missions
Noblest of all dogs is the hot-dog; it feeds the hand that bites it.
Dogs have no money. Isn't that amazing? They're broke their entire lives. But they get through. You know why dogs have no money? .. No Pockets.
Any glimpse into the life of an animal quickens our own and makes it so much the larger and better in every way.
Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until it's done right.
I think much of my inspiration comes from nature.
I feel alive when I take a long hike with my dog or when I just spend time outdoors, appreciating the beauty of this world. I even feel alive and inspired when I walk through farmers markets appreciating and learning about local fruits and vegetables.
A person can learn a lot from a dog, even a loopy one like ours.
Marley taught me about living each day with unbridled exuberance and joy, about seizing the moment and following your heart.
Do not stand at my grave and cry, I am not there; I did not die.
I had rather hear my dog bark at a crow, than a man swear he loves me.
I am not your dog, but if every time you saw me, you gave me a backrub, I would run to greet you, too.
When a dog runs at you, whistle for him.
I love money. I love everything about it. I bought some pretty good stuff. Got me a $300 pair of socks. Got a fur sink. An electric dog polisher. A gasoline powered turtleneck sweater. And, of course, I bought some dumb stuff, too.
Mostly, he taught me about friendship and selflessness and, above all else, unwavering loyalty.
Better give your path to a dog than be bitten by him in contesting for the right. Even killing the dog would not cure the bite
Everything I know, I learned from dogs.
If there is a heaven, it's certain our animals are to be there.
Their lives become so interwoven with our own, it would take more than an archangel to detangle them.
Animals are a continuous source of inspiration and wonder to me. I would love to play a dog.
I hope my tongue in prune juice smothers, If I belittle dogs and mothers.
Fair-goes are not only for oneself, but for underdogs.
Even in international sporting matches Australians have been known to switch from their own side to that of a gallant challenger. Australians love a 'battler', an underdog who is fighting the top dog, although their veneration for him is likely to pass if he comes out from under.
A border collie named Orson inspired me to buy a 110-acre farm with four barns and a sheep. That led to a series of books about Bedlam Farm and about dogs, rural life, lambing and herding sheep.