From literary giant and cat lover, Ernest Hemingway, to the slinky French Actress, Brigitte Bardot, many famous (and not so famous) people have accurately captured the essence of feline in a pithy sentence or two. Here are a few of my favorites:
I really am a cat transformed into a woman. ~Brigitte Bardot
There is no snooze button on a cat who wants breakfast. ~Author Unknown
If the claws didn’t retract, cats would be like Velcro. ~Bruce Fogle
If there were to be a universal sound depicting peace, I would surely vote for the purr.
~Barbara L. Diamond
Most beds sleep up to six cats. Ten cats without the owner. ~Stephen Baker
My husband said it was him or the cat… I miss him sometimes. ~Anonymous
What greater gift than the love of a cat? ~Charles Dickens
A cat has absolute emotional honesty. ~Ernest Hemingway
I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat. ~Edgar Allan Poe
I gave my cat a bath the other day… he loved it. He sat there, he enjoyed it, it was fun for me. The fur would stick to my tongue, but other than that… ~Steve Martin
One cat just leads to another. ~Ernest Hemingway
Way down deep, we’re all motivated by the same urges. Cats have the courage to live by them.
~Jim Davis (creator of Garfield )
People that hate cats will come back as mice in their next life. ~Faith Resnick