The 25 Best Quotes About Dogs

Jenna Matisz

Oh, dog lovers.

We’re can be so sappy sometimes, can’t we? We basically live and breathe dogs.

Follow dog accounts on Instagram? Check! Have watched Marley and Me at least 5 times? Check! Basically stalk every dog you see walking on the street? Check!

Some may say it’s obsessive but I say embrace it! Dogs are the best animals around. Their loyalty and kindness just can’t be beat.

So let’s celebrate our furry friends today with some good ol’ fashioned quotes.

Fair warning though: be prepared to experience ALL the feels.

1. “Happiness is a warm puppy.”
– Charles M. Shulz

2. “If there are no dogs in heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.”
– Will Rogers

3. “A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than he loves himself.”
– Josh Billings

4.”Whoever said you can’t buy happiness forgot little puppies.”
– Gene Hill

5. “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

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6. “It’s just the most amazing thing to love a dog, isn’t it? It makes our relationships with people seem as boring as a bowl of oatmeal.”
– John Groga

7.”If I could be half the person my dog is, I’d be twice the human I am”
– Charles Yu

8. “The more boys I meet, the more I love my dog.”
– Carrie Underwod

9. “Sometimes, it turns out, the most important decisions in life are made by your dog.”
– Adam Gidwitz

10. “I’ve seen a look in dogs’ eyes, a quickly vanishing look of amazed contempt, and I am convinced that basically dogs think humans are nuts.”
– John Steinbeck

11. “We just don’t deserve dogs, do we?”
– Christopher Buehlman

12. “There is no faith which has never yet been broken, except that of a truly faithful dog.”
– Konrad Lorenz

13. “Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.”
– Roger A. Caras

14. “Dogs do speak, but only to those who know how to listen.”
– Orhan Pamuk

15. “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

16. “Once you have had a wonderful dog, a life without one, is a life diminished.”
– Dean Koontz

17. “A dog is like a person—he needs a job and a family to be what he’s meant to be.”
– Andrew Vachss

18. “A dog’s love is only second to that of a mother’s.”
– Radhika Mundra

19. “You can usually tell that a man is good if he has a dog who loves him.”
– W. Bruce Cameron

20. “Dogs’ lives are too short. Their only fault, really.”
– Agnes Sligh Turnbull

21. “Did you know that there are over three hundred words for love in canine?”
– Gabrielle Zevin

22. “Everything I know, I learned from dogs”
– Nora Roberts

23. “You will never know loneliness when you have a dog, when you lose that dog it will be loneliness like you’ve never known.”
– Michael P. Naughton

24. “I never met a dog lover I didn’t like.”
– Marty Rubin

25. “Why does watching a dog be a dog fill one with happiness?”
– Jonathan Safran Foer

So there you go! The best 25 quotes about dogs. Did we miss any? Share them in the comments below!

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