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What are Some Inspirational Quotes About Cats?


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Question: What are Some Inspirational Quotes About Cats?

The cat is an inspiring animal that symbolizes mystery and grace to people. Those whose lives have been enriched by cats sometimes say that God even performs miracles through them. Here are some inspirational quotes about cats to enjoy:


"I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through." - Jules Verne

"How we behave toward cats here below determines our status in heaven." - Robert A. Heinlein

"I love cats because I enjoy my home; and little by little, they become its visible soul." - Jean Cocteau

"Cats are glorious creatures who must on no accounts be underestimated ... Their eyes are fathomless depths of cat-world mysteries." - Lesley Anne Ivory

"Who can believe that there is no soul behind those luminous eyes!" - Theophile Gautier

"God is really only another artist. He invented the giraffe, the elephant and the cat. He has no real style, He just goes on trying other things." - Pablo Picasso

"In the beginning, God created man, but seeing him so feeble, He gave him the cat." - Warren Eckstein

"If you are worthy of its affection, a cat will be your friend, but never your slave." - Theophile Gautier

"One must love a cat on its own terms." - Paul Gray

"There are few things in life more heartwarming than to be welcomed by a cat." - Tay Hohoff

"Of all God's creatures, there is only one that cannot be made slave of the lash. That one is the cat. If man could be crossed with the cat it would improve the man, but it would deteriorate the cat." - Mark Twain

"The smallest feline is a masterpiece." - Leonardo da Vinci

"The ideal of calm exists in a sitting cat." - Jules Reynard

"You cannot look at a sleeping cat and feel tense." - Jane Pauley

"Like a graceful vase, a cat, even when motionless, seems to flow." - George F. Will

"With their qualities of cleanliness, discretion, affection, patience, dignity, and courage, how many of us, I ask you, would be capable of becoming cats?" - Fernand Mery

"A cat has absolute emotional honesty: human beings, for one reason or another, may hide their feelings, but a cat does not." - Ernest Hemingway

"I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior." - Hippolyte Taine

"As anyone who has ever been around a cat for any length of time well knows, cats have enormous patience with the limitations of the human mind." - Cleveland Amory

"Cats are a mysterious kind of folk. There is more passing in their minds than we are aware of." - Sir Walter Scott

"It always gives me a shiver when I see a cat seeing what I can't see." - Eleanor Farjeon

"If a cat does something, we call it instinct; if we do the same thing, for the same reason, we call it intelligence." - Will Cuppy

"The cat seldom interferes with other people's rights. His intelligence keeps him from doing many of the fool things that complicate life." - Carl Van Vechten

"There is no more intrepid explorer than a kitten." - Jules Champfleury

"Two things are aesthetically perfect in the world -- the clock and the cat." - Emile Auguste Chartier

"Everything a cat is and does physically is to me beautiful, lovely, stimulating, soothing, attractive and an enchantment." - Paul Gallico

"Of all animals, the cat alone attains to the contemplative life. He regards the wheel of existence from without, like the Buddha." - Andrew Lang

"There are two means of refuge from the misery of life -- music and cats." - Albert Schweitzer

"Cats do not have to be shown how to have a good time, for they are unfailing ingenious in that respect." - James Mason

"Way down deep, we're all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them." - Jim Davis

"Cats are designated friends." - Norman Corwin

"Time spent with cats is never wasted." - May Sarton

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