Monday, 13 October 2008

Animal Quotes

Was sent these cool animal quotes a while ago:

"Where there are no tigers, a wildcat is very self-important." -- Korean Proverb

"A hippo does not have a sting in its tail, but a wise man would still rather be sat on by a bee."

"Where there is sugar, there are bound to be ants." -- Malay Proverb

"When the mouse laughs at the cat there's a hole nearby." -- Nigerian Proverb

After dark all cats are leopards." -- Native American Proverb (Zuni)

"If stretching were wealth, the cat would be rich." -- African Proverb

"One should not send a cat to deliver cream" -- Yiddish saying

"Don't call alligator long mouth till you pass him." -- Jamaican Proverb

"Let every fox take care of his own tail." -- Italian Proverb

"Hay is more acceptable to an ass than gold." -- Latin Proverb

"It is not the horse that draws the cart, but the oats." -- Russian proverb

"In a cat's eyes all things belong to cats." -- English saying

"God gives every bird his worm, but he does not throw it into the nest". -- Swedish Proverb

"A bird is known by his feathers." -- Yiddish Proverb

"One camel does not make fun of another camel's hump." -- Ghanaian Proverb

Even monkeys sometimes fall from trees." -- Japanese Proverb

"The frog does not drink up the pond in which he lives." -- Native American Proverb

"If you want to know what a tiger is like, look at a cat." -- Indian proverb

A roaring lion kills no game." -- African Proverb

"Show a dog a finger, and he wants the whole hand." -- Yiddish Proverb

"Give to a pig when it grunts and a child when it cries, and you will have a fine pig and a bad child." -- Danish Proverb

The cat is a lion to the mouse." -- Albanian proverb

"A tiger does not have to proclaim its tigritude." -- Nigerian Proverb

"At high tide the fish eat ants; at low tide the ants eat fish." -- Thai Proverb

"An ox with long horns, even if he does not butt, will be accused of butting." -- Malay Proverb

"An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox." -- Mexican Proverb

"In dog years I'm dead" – Unknown

"Outside of a dog, a book is probably man's best friend, and inside of a dog, it's too dark to read." -- Groucho Marx.

"The scientific name for an animal that doesn't either run from or fight its enemies is lunch." -- Michael Friedman

"Some days you're the dog, some days you're the hydrant." – Unknown

"Money will buy you a pretty good dog, but it won't buy the wag of his tail." – Unknown

"The average dog is a nicer person than the average person"- Andrew A. Roone


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