Animals Quotes

Man is not like other animals in the ways that are really significant: Animals have instincts, we have taxes.
Erving Goffman
My music is best understood by children and animals.
Igor Stravinsky, In Observer 8 Oct. 1961

Animals have these advantages over man: they never hear the clock strike, they die without any idea of death, they have no theologians to instruct them, their last moments are not disturbed by unwelcome and unpleasant ceremonies, their funerals cost them nothing, and no one starts lawsuits over their wills.
Voltaire
Man perfected by society is the best of all animals; he is the most terrible of all when he lives without law, and without justice.
Aristotle
Paris hilton - every women needs at least 4 animals. a mink in...
Plato - of all the animals, the boy is the most...

Books have the same enemies as people: fire, humidity, animals, weather, and their own content.
Paul Valery
Confucius, roots of wisdom 4th edition - humankind differs from the animals only by a...
The capacity of human beings to bore one another seems to be vastly greater than that of any other animals.
H. L. Mencken
The desire to take medicine is perhaps the greatest feature which distinguishes man from animals.
Sir William Osler, In H. Cushing, Life of Sir William Osler (1925)
It is sad that while science moves ahead in exciting new areas of research, fine - Tuning our knowledge of how life originated and evolved, creationists remain mired in medieval debates about angels on the head of a pin and animals in the belly of an Ark.
Michael Sherme
Animals are always loyal and love you, whereas with children you never know where you are.
Christina Foyle, The Times (1993)