Canine Proverbs


	"Whoever said you can't buy happiness forgot about little puppies."
	-- Gene Hill 

	"In dog years I'm dead" -- Unknown 

	"Dogs feel very strongly that they should always go with you in the car, 
	in case the need should arise for them to bark violently at nothing 
	right in your ear." -- Dave Barry 

	"I wonder what goes through his mind when he sees us peeing in his water 
	bowl." -- Penny Ward Moser 

	"The dog's kennel is not the place to keep a sausage." -- Danish Proverb 

	"Outside of a dog, a book is probably man's best friend, and inside of a 
	dog, it's too dark to read." -- Groucho Marx. 

	"The scientific name for an animal that doesn't either run from or fight 
	its enemies is lunch." -- Michael Friedman 

	"To his dog, every man is Napoleon; hence the constant popularity of dogs." 
	-- Aldous Huxley 

	"A dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times 
	before lying down." -- Robert Benchley 

	"Did you ever walk into a room and forget why you walked in? I think that is 
	how dogs spend their lives." -- Sue Murphy 

	"Did you hear about the dyslexic agnostic insomniac who stays up all night 
	wondering if there really is a Dog?" -- Unknown 

	"I think animal testing is a terrible idea; they get all nervous and give the 
	wrong answers." -- Unknown 

	"I loathe people who keep dogs. They are cowards who haven't got the guts to 
	bite people themselves." -- August Strindberg 

	"No animal should ever jump up on the dining-room furniture unless absolutely 
	certain that he can hold his own in the conversation." -- Fran Lebowitz 

	"Ever consider what they must think of us? I mean, here we come back from a 
	grocery store with the most amazing haul- chicken, pork, half cow. They must 
	think we're the greatest hunters on earth!" -- Anne Tyler 

	"I wonder if other dogs think poodles are members of a weird religious cult." 
	-- Rita Rudner 

	"My dog is worried about the economy because Alpo is up to 99 cents a can. 
	That's almost $7.00 in dog money." -- Joe Weinstein 


	"Some days you're the dog, some days you're the hydrant." -- Unknown


	"If I have any beliefs about immortality, it is that certain dogs I have known 
	will go to heaven, and very, very few persons." -- James Thurber 

	"You enter into a certain amount of madness when you marry a person with pets." 
	-- Nora Ephron 

	"Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are 
	wonderful." -- Ann Landers 

	"Women and cats will do as they please and men and dogs should relax and get 
	used to the idea." -- Robert A. Heinlein 

	"In order to keep a true perspective of one's importance, everyone should have a 
	dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him." -- Dereke Bruce, 
	Taipei, Taiwan 

	"There is no psychiatrist in the world like a puppy licking your face." 
	-- Ben Williams 

	"When a man's best friend is his dog, that dog has a problem." -- Edward Abbey 

	"Cat's Motto: No matter what you've done wrong, always try to make it look 
	like the dog did it." -- Unknown 

	"Money will buy you a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail.." 
	-- Unknown 

	"No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog 
	does." -- Christopher Morley 

	"A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself." 
	-- Josh Billings 

	"Man is a dog's idea of what God should be." -- Holbrook Jackson 

	"The average dog is a nicer person than the average person." -- Andrew A. Rooney 

	"He is your friend, your partner, your defender, your dog. You are his life, 
	his love, his leader. He will be yours, faithful and true, to the last beat of 
	his heart. You owe it to him to be worthy of such devotion" -- Unknown 

	"Heaven goes by favour. If it went by merit, you would stay out and your dog 
	would go in." -- Mark Twain 

	"I care not for a man's religion whose dog and cat are not the better for it." 
	-- Abraham Lincoln 

	"If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went." 
	-- Unknown 

	"If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you; that 
	is the principal difference between a dog and a man." -- Mark Twain 

	"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 

	"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 Rudner 






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