"Ditto for dogs. Since that first bitzer I've had dozens, mostly mongrels, all friends. As reliable as trees but with a sense of humour... All intelligent, loyal and sweet of nature. Devoid of vanity. They taught me a lot - particularly how to live in the moment."
"It's not for nothing that dog is god backwards. Perhaps He put them on Earth to keep an eye on us, to appeal to the better angels of our being. Perhaps they are angels, wingless and furry ones. With fleas."
"I don't trust a man who can't handle cats - they're probably not going to like cooking or a languid approach to love either. "
"If we could live happy and healthy lives without harming others... why wouldn't we? "
"The key to a kinder, gentler world starts with you. Choose wisely, act compassionately, tread gently and watch the seeds of your kindness grow."
"The best kind of love is that which is faithful and unquestioning. This can generally be found in a border collie."