Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate.— Sigmund Freud
Strong Pet Dog quotations
The fidelity of a dog is a precious gift.
I never married because there was no need.
I have three pets at home which answer the same purpose as a husband. I have a dog which growls every morning, a parrot which swears all afternoon, and a cat that comes home late at night.
Just thinking that my dog loves me more than I love him, I feel shame.
The dog is a gentleman; I hope to go to his heaven not man's.
A dog reflects the family life. Whoever saw a frisky dog in a gloomy family, or a sad dog in a happy one? Snarling people have snarling dogs, dangerous people have dangerous ones.
The cat does not offer services. The cat offers itself.
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.
To this day I don't ever remember seeing a pet inside Moscow, I never saw anyone carrying a dog, or leading a dog. Err I finally saw a, a pet some years later in Kiev, so I thought that life must have been, different.
All his life he tried to be a good person.
Many times, however, he failed. For after all, he was only human. He wasn't a dog.
If you have a dog, you will most likely outlive it;
to get a dog is to open yourself to profound joy and, prospectively, to equally profound sadness.
Dogs' lives are too short. Their only fault, really.
In a cat's eye, all things belong to cats.
Dogs come into our lives to teach us about love and loyalty.
They depart to teach us about loss. A new dog never replaces an old dog; it merely expands the heart. If you have loved many dogs, your heart is very big.
The more boys I meet the more I love my dog.
Some men like a dull life - they like the routine of eating breakfast, going to work, coming home, petting the dog, watching TV, kissing the kids, and going to bed. Stay clear of it - it's often catching.
A house is not a home until it has a dog.
No louder shrieks to pitying heaven are cast, When husbands or lap-dogs breathe their last.
I don't believe in the concept of hell, but if I did I would think of it as filled with people who were cruel to animals.
Petting, scratching, and cuddling a dog could be as soothing to the mind and heart as deep meditation and almost as good for the soul as prayer.
The gift which I am sending you is called a dog, and is in fact the most precious and valuable possession of mankind
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.
They motivate us to play, be affectionate, seek adventure and be loyal.
Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.
A dog is not almost-human, and I know of no greater insult to the canine race than to describe it as such.
To call him a dog hardly seems to do him justice, though inasmuch as he had four legs, a tail, and barked, I admit he was, to all outward appearances. But to those who knew him well, he was a perfect gentleman.
No one can fully understand the meaning of love unless he's owned a dog.
A dog can show you more honest affection with a flick of his tail than a man can gather through a lifetime of handshakes.
I'd rather have an inch of a dog than miles of pedigree.
Dogs are us, only innocent.
His ears were often the first thing to catch my tears.
Old age means realizing you will never own all the dogs you wanted to.
The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid.
I certainly believe that we have a moral obligation to care for the dogs, cats, and other nonhumans whose existence we have caused or facilitated as part of the institution of 'pet' ownership. But I maintain that we ought to abolish the institution and stop causing or facilitating the existence of more 'companion' animals.