Dog quotes are as numerous and varied as dog breeds themselves, but they all seem to have one thing in common, they manage to reflect the extraordinary relationship we have with our “best friends”.
There is nothing like the joy and devotion that exists between man
and dog and these quotes attempt to capture that feeling in words.
From companionship to comfort to unlimited and unabashed love, there is
no end to the gifts dogs bring into our lives on a daily basis.
If you have experienced that kind of connection you will
understand and appreciate these dog quotes, and maybe even recognize a
little of yourself in them.
I to had some really good furry friends in my lifetime and they made better friends than some humans I know.
Maybe you feel the same way to with your dog. You will always
have that bond and when it is his/her time to go you will feel the same
type of pain you would feel for a friend who passed away.
Read these dog quotes and I guarantee you will at least smile
when you read some of the funny things people had to say about their
If you are a dog and your owner suggests that you wear a sweater. . . suggest that he wear a tail - Fran Lebowitz
You can say any fool thing to a dog, and the dog will give you
this look that says, `My God, you're RIGHT! I NEVER would've thought of
that!' - Dave Barry
Breed not a savage dog, nor permit a loose stairway. - Talmud
In my day, we didn't have dogs or cats. All I had was Silver Beauty, my beloved paper clip. - Jennifer Hart, Arlington
Man is an animal that makes bargains; no other animal does this - one dog does not change a bone with another. - Adam Smith
If your dog doesn't like someone you probably shouldn't either. - Unknown
Old dogs, like old shoes, are comfortable. They might be a bit out of
shape and a little worn around the edges, but they fit well. - Bonnie
Wilcox 'Old Dogs, Old Friends'
Whoever said you can't buy happiness forgot little puppies. - Gene Hill
The more people I meet the more I like my dog. - Unknown
In dog years I'm dead. - Unknown
Consider These Warm and Witty Dog Quotes:
In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to train him to
be semihuman. The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of
becoming partly a dog. - Edward Hoagland
I once decided not to date a guy because he wasn't excited to
meet my dog. I mean, this was like not wanting to meet my mother. -
Bonnie Schacter, Founder of the Single Pet Owner's Society Singles Group
Dogs are our link to paradise. They don't know evil or jealousy
or discontent. To sit with a dog on a hillside on a glorious afternoon
is to be back in Eden, where doing nothing was not boring --it was
peace. - Milan Kundera
I would rather see the portrait of a dog that I know, than all
the allegorical paintings they can show me in the world. - Samuel
When you feel dog tired at night, it may be because you've growled all day long. - Unknown
A really companionable and indispensable dog is an accident of
nature. You can't get it by breeding for it, and you can't buy it with
money. It just happens along. - E B White, The Care and Training of a
Bulldogs are adorable, with faces like toads that have been sat on. - Colette
I think we are drawn to dogs because they are the uninhibited
creatures we might be if we weren't certain we knew better. - George
Bird Evans, "Troubles with Bird Dogs"
Even the tiniest Poodle or Chihuahua is still a wolf at heart. - Dorothy Hinshaw Patent, Dogs: The Wolf Within
If dogs could talk it would take a lot of the fun out of owning one. - Andy Rooney
They [dogs] never talk about themselves but listen to you while
you talk about yourself, and keep up an appearance of being interested
in the conversation. - Jerome K. Jerome
When a dog wags her tail and barks at the same time, how do you know which end to believe? - Anonymous
Newfoundland dogs are good to save children from drowning, but
you must have a pond of water handy and a child, or else there will be
no profit in boarding a Newfoundland. - Josh Billings
Things that upset a terrier may pass virtually unnoticed by a Great Dane. - Smiley Blanton
I've seen a look in dogs' eyes, a quickly vanishing look of
amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are
nuts. - John Steinbeck
What kind of life a dog . . . acquires. I have sometimes tried to
imagine by kneeling or lying full length on the ground and looking up.
The world then becomes strangely incomplete; one sees little but legs. -
E V Lucas
You may have a dog that won't sit up, roll over or even cook
breakfast, not because she's too stupid to learn how but because she's
too smart to bother. - Rick Horowitz, Chicago Tribune
My husband and I are either going to buy a dog or have a child.
We can't decide whether to ruin our carpets or ruin our lives. - Rita
To err is human, to forgive, canine. - Unknown
What could possibly capture our imaginations as totally and
wonderfully as a furry coat and a wet nose? There is nothing that can
duplicate the feeling of having a dog in your life, as these dog quotes
so clearly communicate.
Those of us who have had that experience can take heart in these
quotes. No wonder we are dog lovers when there is so very much to love.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
by Rachel Delagarza