If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.— Mark Twain
Beautiful Man And Dog quotations
The lion doesn't turn around when the small dog barks.
Heaven is by favor; if it were by merit your dog would go in and you would stay out. Of all the creatures ever made (man) is the most detestable. Of the entire brood, he is the only one... that possesses malice. He is the only creature that inflicts pain for sport, knowing it to be pain.
The dog is a gentleman; I hope to go to his heaven not man's.
Let no man pull you low enough to hate him.
Man's nature is made up of four elements, which produce in him four attributes, namely, the beastly, the brutal, the satanic, and the divine. In man there is something of the pig, the dog, the devil, and the saint.
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.
Dogs' lives are too short. Their only fault, really.
Do not correct a fool or he will hate you. Correct a wise man and he will appreciate you.
I have found that when you are deeply troubled, there are things you get from the silent devoted companionship of a dog that you can get from no other source.
Among God's creatures two, the dog and the guitar, have taken all the sizes and all the shapes, in order not to be separated from the man.
The gift which I am sending you is called a dog, and is in fact the most precious and valuable possession of mankind
You will never reach your destination if you stop and throw stones at every dog that barks.
Despots prefer the friendship of the dog, who, unjustly mistreated and debased, still loves and serves the man who wronged him.
Thorns may hurt you, men desert you, sunlight turn to fog;
but you're never friendless ever, if you have a dog.
A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of life.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
A dog will teach you unconditional love. If you can have that in your life, things won't be too bad.
The love between dog and man is idyllic, dogs were never expelled from paradise.
Beware of the man who does not talk, and the dog that does not bark.
The man who asks a question is a fool for a minute. The man who does not ask, is a fool for life.
Whoever said you can't buy Happiness forgot little puppies.
If you want a friend in Washington, buy a dog.
I think we are drawn to dogs because they are the uninhibited creatures we might be if we weren't certain we knew better.
A wise man never knows all, only fools know everything.
A man's soul can be judged by the way he treats his dog.
In this selfish world, the one that never deserts him, the one that never proves ungrateful or treacherous, is his dog.
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.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
When an eighty-five pound mammal licks your tears away, then tries to sit on your lap, it's hard to feel sad.
No matter how little money and how few possesions you own, having a dog makes you rich.
Dogs have given us their absolute all.
We are the center of their universe. We are the focus of their love and faith and trust. They serve us in return for scraps. It is without a doubt the best deal man has ever made.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
If you get to thinking you're a person of some influence, try ordering somebody else's dog around.
The factory of the future will have only two employees, a man and a dog.
The man will be there to feed the dog. The dog will be there to keep the man from touching the equipment.
When the Man waked up he said, 'What is Wild Dog doing here?' And the Woman said, 'His name is not Wild Dog any more, but the First Friend, because he will be our friend for always and always and always.'
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise man grows it under his feet.
A good man will take care of his horses and dogs, not only while they are young, but when old and past service.
The dog has seldom been successful in pulling man up to its level of sagacity, but man has frequently dragged the dog down to his.
I am not a cat man, but a dog man, and all felines can tell this at a glance - a sharp, vindictive glance.
Words of comfort skillfully administered are the oldest therapy known to man.
Dog is much admired by Man because he believes in the hand which feeds him.
A perfect set-up. For 13 cents a day you've got a hired killer who thinks you are god. A dog can't tell a Nazi from a Republican from a Commie from a Democrat and, many times, neither can I.
If we are devoted to the cause of humanity, we shall soon be crushed and broken-hearted, for we shall often meet with more ingratitude from men than we would from a dog; but if our motive is love to God, no ingratitude can hinder us from serving our fellow men.
I would rather be beaten and be a man than to be elected and be a little puppy dog. I have always supported measures and principles and not men. I have acted fearless[ly] and independent and I never will regret my course. I would rather be politically buried than to be hypocritically immortalized.
Reverence: the spiritual attitude of a man to a god and a dog to a man.