Writing Inspiration: On Cats

“Cats are dangerous companions for writers because cat watching is a near-perfect method of writing avoidance.” ~ Dan Greenburg
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For Cat Lovers

Whether you are an author, a poet, or a book editor like me, it’s always good to have a little writing inspiration. And if you happen to like cats, the following quotes provide food for thought!

“If you want to write, keep cats.” ~ Aldous Huxley

“The smallest feline is a masterpiece.” ~ Leonardo da Vinci

“I used to love dogs until I discovered cats.” ~ Nafisa Joseph

“My idea of absolute happiness is to be in bed on a rainy day, with my blankie, my cat, and my dog.” ~ Anne Lamott

“You cannot share your life with a dog, as I had done in Bournemouth, or a cat, and not know perfectly well that animals have personalities and minds and fbook editoreelings.” ~ Jane Goodall

“There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life: music and cats.” ~ Albert Schweitzer

“Artists like cats; soldiers like dogs.” ~ Desmond Morris

“A lie is like a cat: You need to stop it before it gets out the door or it’s really hard to catch.” ~ Charles M. Blow

“A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.” ~ Groucho Marx

“Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.” ~ Robert A. Heinlein

“You can not look at a sleeping cat and feel tense.” ~ Jane Pauley

“If a dog jumps into 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.” ~ A.N. Whitehead

“I wish I could write as mysterious as a cat.” ~ Edgar Allan Poe book editor

“The problem with cats is that they get the same exact look whether they see a moth or an ax-murderer.”~ Paula Poundstone

“Cats are smarter than dogs. You can’t get eight cats to pull a sled through snow.” ~ Jeff Valdez

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