Phrases about Dogs
Dogs have been accompanying humans for millions of years. Nowadays, for many people they are part of the family, one more member who is loved and respected. For this reason, it is not surprising that dogs have inspired funny, loving, thoughtful words, etc. to many well-known authors, other public figures and anonymous people. Here you have a selection of phrases about dogs!
Phrases about love dogs
The affection that we can feel for our pet is infinite. Of course, you should never reach the point of humanizing dogs, because this is not a healthy practice.
If you feel so much love for your pet that it is difficult for you to express it in words, here are a few phrases about dogs full of affection.
“There is no companion as faithful as a dog, nor friend more loyal. No love can be compared to it, not even that of the human most in love with another person.
«At a bad time, when I needed a helping hand, unconditional, I received a paw.»
“There are words that change our lives, but there are barks that change our souls” – Jean Lacroix.
«A dog is company, complete dedication and unconditional love, just what we have always wanted from others and have never given.»
“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than loves itself” – Josh Billings.
«No matter what you do or how you treat him, the love of dogs is infinite, their affection is immense and their fidelity is unconditional.»
«Dogs are the most wonderful creatures that exist, simply because they are the only ones who give their unconditional and eternal love.»
“It doesn’t matter how bad your day has been. If you have a dog, you will always be greeted by a happy face when you get home.»
“A dog doesn’t care if you’re rich or poor, smart or dumb. Give him your heart and he will give you his” – Milo Gathema.
“It seems to me that the good Lord in his infinite wisdom gave us three things to make life bearable: hope, jokes, and dogs. But the greatest of these was the dogs” – Robyn Davidson.
“The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog” – M.K. Clinton.
«Dogs are not your whole life, but they make your life complete.»
Phrases about dogs to reflect on
Below, you will find a selection of phrases about dogs that will make you reflect a little on their words.
«That a dog lives only 12 years, is the cruelest act of life to love.»
«My goal in life is to be as good a person as my dog thinks I am.»
«There is something in the generous love of an animal that goes straight to the heart of one who has often tasted the false friendship and fragile fidelity of man» – Edgar Allan Poe.
“Adopt a dog, it is the only way to choose a relative and the best way to get a faithful friend”.
“Dogs are wise. They crawl into a quiet corner to lick their wounds and don’t come back into the world until they’re healed.» – Agatha Christie.
“A dog can’t really think much about what he’s doing, he just does what feels right” – Barbara Kingsolver.
“All knowledge, all questions and answers, are found in the dog” – Franz Kafka.
“A dog can express more with his tail in minutes than an owner can express with his tongue in hours” – Karen Davison.
«Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, almost unlike people, who tend to mix love and hate.»
«To err is for humans, to forgive is for dogs».
«Money may buy you a very good dog, but it won’t buy you the wag of its tail.»
«Dogs don’t lie about what they feel. No one has ever seen a dog fake happiness when he’s sad, or the other way around.»
Funny phrases about dogs
Now you will find a few phrases about dogs with a touch of humor, without losing the essence of affection.
«Most dogs, they know what they are… Not like humans!»
«A dog is a smile and a tail that wags happily… the rest doesn’t matter!»
«Most owners are, in the end, able to learn to obey their dog.»
“To truly enjoy a dog, you shouldn’t try to train it to be semi-human. The point is to open yourself up to the possibility of being more of a dog.”
“In many aspects of our lives, we do not measure up, but a dog always measures up in all aspects of his life. Maybe it’s not an insult to be called a dog.»
«A dog will destroy your shoes, your clothes or your pillow, but it will never break your heart.»
«Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as a self-evident conclusion that you’re wonderful.»
“All men are gods to their dog. That’s why there are people who love their dogs more than men.»
«There is no better psychiatrist on earth than a puppy licking your face.»
«Properly trained, man can become the dog’s best friend.»
«The more people I meet, the more I love my dog.»
Other phrases about dogs
And here are some more phrases about dogs!
“Have you seen the look of lovers? It’s the same as the one your dog puts on you when you’re by his side.»
«I’m leaving for a little while» means nothing to your dog, the only thing that matters to him is that you’re gone and when you’re coming back.
“Dogs are our link to paradise. They know neither evil nor jealousy nor discontent. Sitting with a dog on the side of a mountain on a glorious afternoon is to return to Eden, where doing nothing was not boring: it was peace” – Milan Kundera.
«A dog is born to fill the void left by false friends and petty hearts.»
«Once you’ve had a wonderful dog, life without him is a diminished life» – Dean Koontz.
«A dog will not feel pain at our success, but neither will it feel pleasure at our disappointment.»
«The greatest sin is to see a lost puppy with its tail between its legs and walk past it.»
«Even the smallest poodle has the heart of a lion, ready to do anything to defend home, master and mistress» – Louis Sabin.