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Quotations on Cats

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There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.

~ Albert Schweitzer

The smallest feline is a masterpiece.

~ Leonardo da Vinci

Time spent with cats is never wasted.

~ Colette

There are no ordinary cats.

~ Colette

Those who will play with cats must expect to be scratched.

~ Miguel de Cervantes

Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function.

~ Joseph Wood Krutch

It's easy to understand why the cat has eclipsed the dog as modern America's favorite pet. People like pets to possess the same qualities they do. Cats are irresponsible and recognize no authority, yet are completely dependent on others for their material needs. Cats cannot be made to do anything useful. Cats are mean for the fun of it.

~ P.J. O'Rourke

When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her.

~ Michel de Montaigne

It's better to feed one cat than many mice.

~ Proverbs

- Norwegian Proverb


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