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60 Dog Quotes That Will Convince You to Get One (2022)

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Is your daily life dull? Own a dog, and you’ll see how it may act and behave like a human, and vice versa. Dog quotes will make you love your dog even more.

Once in our lives, we have observed human-dog bonding, which is a great relationship. We’ve seen a man with his ferocious-looking huge dog jogging blissfully; children with cute wrinkle-skin pups happily playing; a visually impaired person with a guide dog safely crossing the street; and cops, with the police dogs, are bravely chasing the bad guy. These are the kind of bondings that dog owners fully understand.

These dog quotes will reveal why a dog is known as a man’s best friend and why owning a dog brings so much joy, although it is a difficult task.

Read through these dog quotes to discover more about the wonderful love-hate relationship between human and dog. Check the list below.

Also, please read cat quotes about our adorable little friends.

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Best Dog Quotes You’ll Love

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

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

3. “My little dog—a heartbeat at my feet.” – Edith Wharton

4. “Histories are more full of examples of the fidelity of dogs than of friends.” – Alexander Pope

5. “Happiness is a warm puppy.” – Charles M. Schulz

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

7. “A house is not a home until it has a dog.” – Gerald Durrell

8. “Dogs and angels are not very far apart.” – Charles Bukowski

9. “Pets understand humans better than humans do.” – Ruchi Prabhu

10. “The most affectionate creature in the world is a wet dog.” – Charles Dickens

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11. “The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog.” – M.K. Clinton

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12. “A dog has one aim in life… to bestow his heart.” – J.R. Ackerley

13. “A dog will teach you unconditional love. If you can have that in your life, things won’t be too bad.” – Robert Wagner

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

15. “I think dogs are the most amazing creatures; they give unconditional love. For me, they are the role model for being alive.” – Gilda Radner

16. “The only creatures that are evolved enough to convey pure love are dogs and infants.” – Johnny Depp

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

18. “There is nothing truer in this world than the love of a good dog.” – Mira Grant

19. “If there are junk yards in hell, love is the dog that guards the gates.” – Charles Bukowski

20. “A dog doesn’t care if you’re rich or poor, educated or illiterate, clever or dull. Give him your heart and he will give you his.” – John Grogan

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21. “If you think dogs can’t count, try putting three dog biscuits in your pocket and then give him only two of them.” – Phil Pastoret

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

23. “Even the tiniest poodle or chihuahua is still a wolf at heart.” – Dorothy Hinshaw

24. “Bliss is the result of a silent conversation between me and my dog.” – Anonymous

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25. “Scratch a dog and you’ll find a permanent job.” – Franklin P. Jones

26. “I’m a lot less cranky when it’s just me and my dog.” – Bob Peterson

27. “Dogs have boundless enthusiasm but no sense of shame. I should have a dog as a life coach.” – Moby

28. “It’s tough to stay married. My wife kisses the dogs on the lips, yet she won’t drink from my glass.” – Rodney Dangerfield

29. “Anybody who doesn’t know what soap tastes like never washed a dog.” – Franklin P. Jones

30. “It’s hard not to immediately fall in love with a dog who has a goood sense of humor.” – Kate DiCamillo

31. “What do dogs do on their day off? Can’t lie around—that’s their job.” – George Carlin

32. “Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.”– Ann Landers

Dog Quotes That Prove How Much Hoomans Love Their Pets

33. “The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.” – Charles de Gaulle

34. “People love dogs. You can never go wrong adding a dog to the story.” – Jim Butcher

35. “Folk will know how large your soul is, by the way you treat a dog.” – Charles F. Doran

36. “The truth is that it’s just really hard for me to get to sleep without a dog in my bedroom.” – Jimmy Stewart

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

38. “In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn’t merely try to train him to be semi human. The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming partly a dog.” – Edward Hoagland

Quotes About the Advantages of Owning a Dog

39. “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

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

41. “If you don’t have a dog—at least one—there is not necessarily anything wrong with you, but there may be something wrong with your life.” – Vincent van Gogh

42. “They [dogs] never talk about themselves but listen to you while you talk about yourself, and keep up an appearance of being interested in the conversation. ” – Jerome K. Jerome

43. “Dogs have a way of finding the people who need them, and filling an emptiness we didn’t ever know we had.” – Thom Jones

44. “When you feel lousy, puppy therapy is indicated.” – Sarah Paretsky

45. “A dog can snap you out of any kind of bad mood that you’re in faster than you can think of.” – Jill Abramson

46. “When an 85-pound mammal licks your tears away, and then tries to sit on your lap, it’s hard to feel sad.” – Kristan Higgins

Cute Dog Quotes About Being Better Than Humans

47. “The average dog is a nicer person than the average person.”– Andy Rooney

48. “Dogs never bite me. Just humans.” – American Actress

49. “For a man living alone, dogs are almost more important than human beings.” – Richard Katz

50. “Dogs are the best example of a being who doesn’t need to lie to protect someone’s pride.” – Ammiel Josiah Monterde

51. “I have caught more ills from people sneezing over me and giving me virus infections than from kissing dogs.” – Barbara Woodhouse

52. “Dogs are better than human beings because they know but do not tell.” – Emily Dickinson

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

54. “Dogs laugh, but they laugh with their tails.” – Max Eastman

55. “Dogs and angels are not very far apart.” – Charles Bukowski

56. “The kindness lavished on dogs, if evenly distributed, would establish peace on earth.” – William Feather

57. “We never really own a dog as much as he owns us.” – Gene Hill

58. “Home is where the dog runs to greet you.” – Anonymous

59. “No matter how little money and how few possessions you own, having a dog makes you rich.” – Louis Sabin

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

Which of These Dog Quotes Touched Your Heart as a Fur Parent?

Owning a dog is a lot like having a child. It’s not a simple task, as if there’s nothing to it. In reality, having a pet entails a great deal of responsibility. 

Food, water, shelter, affection, and tender loving care are all essential for a dog, just as they are for humans. However, for responsible pet parents, experiencing the rewards of having a fierce yet devoted four-legged family member outweighs the disadvantages of having one.

If we are on the same page, we’re confident you’ll appreciate some of the lovely dog quotes we’ve compiled for you.

Is it acceptable to conclude that dogs are better than humans? Isn’t it true that we don’t deserve dogs? Please share your thoughts in the section below.