Quips and Quotes

Some Fun and Noble QUIPS AND QUOTES
About Our Feline Counterparts

Leonardo da Vinci: “The smallest feline is a masterpiece.”
P.C. Cast, Marked: “I’ve found that the way a person feels about cats-and the way they feel about him or her in return-is usually an excellent gauge by which to measure a person’s character”
Jules Verne: “I believe cats to be spirits come to earth. A cat, I am sure, could walk on a cloud without coming through.”
Hippolyte Taine: “I have studied many philosophers and many cats. The wisdom of cats is infinitely superior.”
William S. Burroughs, Last Words: The Final Journals: “You know a real friend? Someone you know will look after your cat after you are gone.”
William S. Burroughs, The Cat Inside: “A cat’s rage is beautiful, burning with pure cat flame, all its hair standing up and crackling blue sparks, eyes blazing and sputtering.”
Michel de Montaigne, Apology for Raymond Sebond “When I play with my cat, who knows if I am not a pastime to her more than she is to me?”
Dan Greenberg: “There is, incidentally, no way of talking about cats that enables one to come off as a sane person.”
Mark Twain, Notebook: “If man could be crossed with a cat, it would improve man but deteriorate the cat.”
Fernand Mery: “God made the cat so that man might have the pleasure of caressing the tiger.”
Jean Cocteau: “I love cats because I love my home and after a while they become its visible soul.”

The following are from: BuzzFeed animals
“I’m so purrfect that whenever I meet a pretty girl, I whisker away.”
“I’m extremely well-read and litter-ate. My favorite book is The Great Catsby. I also don’t mind Of Mice And Men.”
“Got a new purr coat and I’m feline good.”
“I mustache you a question. Aren’t these cat’s whiskers just the cat’s meow?”
“Yeah, I’m a pretty great writer. They call me J.R.R. Tolkitten.”