These 24 dog quotes are by authors with surnames beginning with "W." Click on the link at the bottom to see the rest of the "W" quotes.
I'd love to do a character with a wife, a nice little house, a couple of kids, a dog, maybe a bit of singing, and no guns and no killing, but nobody offers me those kind of parts.
The Animals of the planet are in desperate peril. Without free animal life I believe we will lose the spiritual equivalent of oxygen.
The animals of the world exist for their own reasons. They were not made for humans any more than black people were made for white, or women created for men.
I know that I have had friends who would never have vexed or betrayed me, if they had walked on all fours.
[Being a parent] is tough. If you just want a wonderful little creature to love, you can get a puppy.
I have Social Disease. I have to go out every night. If I stay home one night I start spreading rumors to my dogs.
Humans are aware of very little, the artificial brainy side of life, the worries and bills and the mechanisms of jobs, the doltish psychologies we've placed over our lives like a stencil. A dog keeps his life simple and unadorned. He is who he is, and his only task is to assert this.
Brad Watson, The Last Days of the Dog-Men
Let dogs delight to bark and bite, for God hath made them so.
It takes a strong-minded human to appreciate a strong-minded dog!
Cowardly dogs bark loudest.
I have had a long unabashed love affair with dogs that stretches back to early childhood.
My dog is worried about the economy because Alpo is up to 99 cents a can. That's almost $7.00 in dog money.
They say a reasonable amount o' fleas is good fer a dog—keeps him from broodin' over bein' a dog, mebbe.
Edward Noyes Westcott
My little old dog: a heart-beat at my feet.
I consolidated all the E.B. White dog quotes on one page.
All the home I know is a hotel. Why, I don't even have a dog... I don't know the first thing about cooking or taking care of a house.
If a dog jumps in your lap, it is because he is fond of you; but if a cat does the same thing, it is because your lap is warmer.
Alfred North Whitehead
I'll get you my pretty, and your little dog, too.
Wicked Witch of the West
(Wizard of Oz, by L. Frank Baum)
The little dog lay curled and did not rise
But slept the deeper as the ashes rose,
And found the people incomplete.
Our dogs, like our shoes, are comfortable. They might be a bit out of shape and a little worn around the edges, but they fit well.
Old Dogs, Old Friends
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
The best thing about animals is that they don't talk much.
The dog without his master was like a body without a soul.
Mary E. Wilkins
The unpleasant sound Bush is emitting as he traipses from one conservative gathering to another is a thin, tinny "arf"—the sound of a lap dog.
Tiger the dog had a showdown with a fast moving flower truck in the middle of the street and lost.