Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.
It is much easier to show compassion to animals. They are never wicked.
Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
Robert A. Heinlein
If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience.
No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog does.
Animals are such agreeable friends - they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.
He who is cruel to animals becomes hard also in his dealings with men. We can judge the heart of a man by his treatment of animals.
I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals.
We long for an affection altogether ignorant of our faults. Heaven has accorded this to us in the uncritical canine attachment.
Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.
The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.
Charles de Gaulle
The average dog is a nicer person than the average person.
The dog has got more fun out of Man than Man has got out of the dog, for the clearly demonstrable reason that Man is the more laughable of the two animals.
Scratch a dog and you'll find a permanent job.
Franklin P. Jones
Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy or discontent.
There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face.
A dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down.
I can't imagine God not allowing my dog into heaven.
If you are a dog and your owner suggests that you wear a sweater suggest that he wear a tail.
Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.
If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans.
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.
There's a saying. If you want someone to love you forever, buy a dog, feed it and keep it around.
Dogs are my favorite people.
Richard Dean Anderson
Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.
Dogs laugh, but they laugh with their tails.
It's difficult to understand why people don't realize that pets are gifts to mankind.
If you have a deep-seated need to be loved and admired every day, you shouldn't be in politics. You should go work at a pet store.
Every time I decide I want a child I get another pet. I have 3 dogs, 13 birds and 3 horses, what does that tell you?
Adopting a pet is like taking the responsibility of a baby.
I love animals and feel very strongly that people should not be allowed to buy a pet if they are not able to look after it.
When we adopt a dog or any pet, we know it is going to end with us having to say goodbye, but we still do it. And we do it for a very good reason: They bring so much joy and optimism and happiness. They attack every moment of every day with that attitude.
W. Bruce Cameron