40+ Cute Dog Quotes

Dogs are men's best friends, we prove it with these dog quotes.
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40+ Dog Quotes

It is very famously stated, that a dog is a man’s best friend. This statement says a lot regarding dogs who are said to be the most faithful animals in the world. This is why dogs are domesticated and they can help a man in his daily tasks. Dogs are also one of the most combat-ready and watchful species, so they are very protective animals.

Dogs can become special pets for those animal lover owners. They are the sweetest, most lovable and cutest pets. 

As we said, a dog is a man's best friend, and we can't doubt about that, especially after reading this compilation of dog quotes that will melt your heart and will remind you how lucky you are to have a dog as a pet. 

1“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.”

Josh Billings

2"The average dog is nicer than the average person."

Andy Rooney

3“The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.”

Charles de Gaulle

4“Dogs leave pawprints on our hearts”


5"There's a saying. If you want someone to love you forever, buy a dog, feed it and keep it around."

Dick Dale

6“My fashion philosophy is, if you’re not covered in dog hair, your life is empty.”

Elayne Boosler

7“Outside of a dog, a book is a man’s best friend. Inside of a dog it’s too dark to read.”

Groucho Marx

8“Dogs have given us their absolute all. We are the center of their universe. We are the focus of their love and faith and trust. They serve us in return for scraps. It is without a doubt the best deal man has ever made.”

Roger A. Caras

9“Money can buy you a fine dog, but only love can make him wag his tail.”

Kinky Friedman

10“The love of a dog is a pure thing. He gives you a trust which is total. You must not betray it.”

Michel Houellebecq

11“Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.”

Orhan Pamuk

12“Petting, scratching, and cuddling a dog could be as soothing to the mind and heart as deep meditation and almost as good for the soul as prayer.”

Dean Koontz

13"Be the person your dog thinks you are."

C.J. Frick

14"If I could be half the person my dog is, I'd be twice the human I am."

Charles Yu

15"Having a dog will bless you with many of the happiest days of your life, and one of the worst."


16“The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog.”

M.K. Clinton

17“Dogs never bite me. Just humans.”

Marilyn Monroe

18“If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.”

Will Rogers

19“No matter how little money and how few possessions you own, having a dog makes you feel rich.”

Louis Sabin

20"Once you have had a wonderful dog, a life without one is a life diminished."

Dean Koontz

21"No one appreciates the very special genius of your conversation as the dog does."

Christopher Morley

22"The bond with a true dog is as lasting as the ties of this earth will ever be."

Konrad Lorenz

23"Such short little lives our pets have to spend with us, and they spend most of it watching for us to come home each day."

John Grogan

24“A dog teaches a boy fidelity, perseverance, and to turn around three times before lying down.”

Robert Benchley

25“A dog is the only thing that can mend a crack in your broken heart”

Judy Desmond

26Home is where the dog runs to greet you.


27"A dog can snap you out of any kind of bad mood that you're in faster than you can think of."

Jill Abramson

28"People love dogs. You can never go wrong adding a dog to the story."

Jim Butcher

29"Opening up your life to a dog who needs a home is one of the most fulfilling things you can do."

Emma Kenney

30"A dog will teach you unconditional love. If you can have that in your life, things won't be too bad."

Robert Wagner

31"Before you get a dog, you can't quite imagine what living with one might be like; afterward, you can't imagine living any other way."

Caroline Knapp

32“There’s just something about dogs that makes you feel good. You come home, they’re thrilled to see you. They’re good for the ego.”

Janet Schnellman

33"When the dog looks at you, the dog is not thinking what kind of a person you are. The dog is not judging you."

Eckhart Tolle

34“If you have a dog, you will most likely outlive it; to get a dog is to open yourself to profound joy and, prospectively, to equally profound sadness.”

Marjorie Garber

35“All you need is love and a dog.”


36"There is nothing truer in this world than the love of a good dog."

Mira Grant

37"Dogs have a way of finding the people who need them."

Thom Jones

38"Bliss is the result of a silent conversation between me and my dog."


39"The greatest fear dogs know is the fear that you will not come back."

Stanley Coren

40"My little dog—a heartbeat at my feet."

Edith Wharton

41"Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole."

- Roger Caras

42"For me a house or an apartment becomes a home when you add one set of four legs, a happy tail, and that indescribable measure of love that we call a dog."

Roger Caras

43"Dogs laugh, but they laugh with their tails."

Max Eastman

44"If a dog will not come to you after having looked you in the face, you should go home and examine your conscience."

Woodrow Wilson

45“Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.”

Emily Dickinson