These 38 dog quotes are by authors with surnames that start with "F."
We give dogs time we can spare, space we can spare and love we can spare. And in return, dogs give us their all. It's the best deal man has ever made.
If you want loyalty, get a dog. If you want loyalty and attention, get a smart dog.
When I go home, I play with my baby dolls and strollers and stuffed animals, pretend like they're real dogs.
The dog is mentioned in the Bible eighteen times—the cat not even once.
In dog training, jerk is a noun, not a verb.
Dr. Dennis Fetko
If your dog thinks you're the greatest person in the world, don't seek a second opinion.
You own a dog; you feed a cat.
It is a truism to say that the dog is largely what his master makes of him: he can be savage and dangerous, untrustworthy, cringing and fearful; or he can be faithful and loyal, courageous and the best of companions and allies.
Sir Ranulph Fiennes
Fifth Avenue is too expensive for anyone but dogs.
I like to hike with my dog, Webster. It helps clear my mind.
[My sons] named her Bridget because that way they always had their sister, Bridget, with them. People thought we were nuts because on the phone they'd hear us say, "Bridget, sit!"
Peter Fonda, about Bridget, his Labrador retriever
Every dog should have a man of his own. There is nothing like a well-behaved person around the house to spread the dog's blanket for him, or bring him his supper when he comes home man-tired at night.
Men cannot think like dogs.... [There exists] a sharp difference in the mental capacity of humans and canines. For example, a human who is given an intricate problem will spend all day trying to solve it, but a canine will have the sense to give up and do something else instead.
Properly trained, a man can be dog's best friend.
When a doting person gets down on all fours and plays with the dog's rubber mouse, it only confuses the puppy and gives him a sense of insecurity. He gets the impression that the world is unstable and wonders whether he is supposed to walk on his hind legs and smoke cigars.
If I had been a dog walker, I would have been the most successful dog walker in Paris.
I went to an exclusive kennel club. It was very exclusive. There was a sign out front: "No Dogs Allowed."
She died as she had been born and as she had lived, in my care, and surrounded by those who loved her.
Vicki W. Fowler
Understanding your dog and knowing how to control him, develop his potentials, and resolve behavior problems, emotional conflicts and frustrations are no less essential than love and respect.
Michael W. Fox
[Watching a baby being born] is a little like watching a wet St. Bernard coming in through the cat door.
Dog! When we first met on the highway of life, we came from the two poles of creation.... What can be the meaning of the obscure love for me that has sprung up in your heart?
Until one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened.
The dog is a religious animal. In his savage state he worships the moon and the lights that float upon the waters. These are his gods to whom he appeals at night with long-drawn howls.
The Coming of Riquet
Don't think to hunt two hares with one dog.
He that lieth down with dogs, shall rise up with fleas.
There are three faithful friends—an old wife, an old dog and ready money.
Dogs love their friends and bite their enemies, quite unlike people, who are incapable of pure love and always have to mix love and hate in their object-relations.
Sigmund Freud (Freud's chow chow, Jo-Fi, attended many of the therapy sessions he offered. Some patients were upset, thinking the dog received more attention than they did.)
Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.
Money may buy you a fine dog, but only love can make it wag its tail.
The scientific name for an animal that doesn't either run from or fight its enemies is lunch.