As a cat lover, quotes about cats have a special meaning for us. And if you’re anything like me, you can’t get enough of them! Some of the most famous quotes about cats come from famous historical figures, authors, and celebrities, and we’re here to share them with you!
While you probably know many of these quotes about cats, some of them may surprise you.
And if you have any that we don’t have on our list, share your cat quotes with us!
“Time spent with cats is never wasted.” — Sigmund Freud
“Cats have it all – admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.” — Rod McKuen
“I’ve always been mad about cats.” — Vivien Leigh
“Cats rule the world.” — Jim Davis
“I used to love dogs until I discovered cats.” – Nafisa Joseph
“A kitten is the delight of a household. All day long a comedy is played out by an incomparable actor.” –Champfleury
“In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods; they have not forgotten this.” – Terry Pratchett
“I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.” – Hippolyte Taine
“Cats are connoisseurs of comfort.” – James Herriot
“One cat just leads to another.” – Ernest Hemingway
“No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens.” – Abraham Lincoln
“You can not look at a sleeping cat and feel tense.” – Jane Pauley
“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 humankind.” – Cleveland Amory
“The smallest feline is a masterpiece.” – Leonardo da Vinci
“Kittens are angels with whiskers.” – Alexis Flora Hope
“How we behave toward cats here below determines our status in heaven.” – Robert A. Heinlein
“A kitten is in the animal world what a rosebud is in the garden.” – Robert Southey
“A happy arrangement: many people prefer cats to other people, and many cats prefer people to other cats.” – Mason Cooley
“Cats know how to obtain food without labor, shelter without confinement, and love without penalties.” – W. L. George
“Way down deep, we’re all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them.” – Jim Davis
“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 phrase ‘domestic cat’ is an oxymoron.” – George Will
“Cats will outsmart dogs every time.” – John Grogan
“Cats choose us; we don’t own them.” – Kristin Cast
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