Famous People and Their Quotes

Of all God's creatures, there is only one that cannot be   made slave of the leash. 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 man who carries a cat by the tail learns something that can be learned in no other way.
Mark Twain

 Ignorant people think it is the noise which fighting cats make that is so aggravating, but it ain't so; it is the sickening grammar that they use." 

Mark Twain

"A home without a cat, and a well-fed, well-petted and properly revered cat, may be a perfect home, perhaps, but how can it prove its title?"

Mark Twain

"One of the most striking differences between a cat and a lie is that the cat has only nine lives."

Mark Twain

"If animals could speak the dog would be a a blundering outspoken fellow, but the cat would have the rare grace of never saying a word too much."

Mark Twain

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

Mark Twain

You see, the wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is eowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this? And radio operates exactly the same way: you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

When a Cat adopts you there is nothing to be done about it except put up with it until the wind changes.
T.S. Eliot

The naming of cats is a difficult matter. It isn't just one of your holiday games. You may think at first I'm mad as a hatter when I tell you a cat must have three different names... an everyday name, such as Peter; a more particular, dignifled name, such as Quaxo, Bombalurina, or Jellylorum; and, thirdly, the name the cat thinks up for himself, his deep and inscrutable singular Name."
T.S. Eliot

Before a cat will condescend to treat you as a trusted friend, some little token of esteem is needed, like a dish of cream." 

 T. S. Eliot

"When a Cat adopts you there is nothing to be done about it except to put up with it and wait until the wind changes." 

T.S. Eliot

  What greater gift than the love of a cat?
Charles Dickens

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

No matter how much cats fight, there always seems to be plenty of kittens.
Abraham Lincoln

One cat just leads to another.
Ernest Hemingway

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

Ernest Hemingway

"The clever cat eats cheese and breathes down rat holes with baited breath." 

 W. C. Fields

"Some say cats are devils,
but they behave badly only when
they are alone. When they are among us,
cats are angels..."

George Sand

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

Albert Schweitzer

"It (the Cheshire Cat) vanished quite slowly, beginning with the end of the tail, and ending with the grin, which remained some time after the rest of it had gone."

Lewis Carroll

" It is a very inconvenient habit of kittens that, whatever you say to them, they always purr".

Lewis Carroll

" The smallest feline is a masterpiece".

Leonardo da Vinci

"Nothing's more determined than a cat on a hot tin roof..."

Tennessee Williams