60+ Cute Cat Quotes for Cat Lovers

Published August 18, 2020
Young woman holding cute Siberian cat with green eyes

Anyone with a loveable fuzzball knows that cats are not only a best friend but a part of the family. Quotes about cats celebrate the feline in your life.

Celebrate Your Cat With Quotes

Share your love of cats with one of these quotes. All are by author Amy Hoover unless otherwise noted.

  • "Follow where your whiskers lead."
  • "Soft fur, warm nuzzles, and deep purrs fill my soul with happiness."
  • "Time spent with a cat is time spent well."
  • "One life or nine, one thing is certain: a cat can teach you how to thrive in any life."
  • "The smartest human is no match for the clever cat."
  • "Home is where my cats shed."
  • "Cats fill your home with love -- and fur!"

Short Love My Cat Quotes

Many humans love their cats as much as family. Show others how much your cat means with these quotes:

  • "Nothing beats the love of a cat."
  • "A cat's purr is the sound of love."
  • "The love of a cat can never be matched."
  • "My cat owns my heart."
  • "A cat's love is everlasting."
  • "Cats are God's way of making anything bad a little better."
  • "Each small meow is a treasure to be cherished."
  • "My cat makes my family complete."
  • "A cat's love is as big as his leaps."
  • "The louder she purrs, the more she loves."
  • "Cats melt your heart with a single meow."
Short Love My Cat Quote

Cats Are Friends Quotes

The bond you share with cats is just as special as those you share with friends:

  • "My cat is my pack."
  • "Adopt a cat and adopt a friend for life."
  • "Cats are the purr-fect therapist. They always listen and never criticize."
  • "Your cat is always there for you, even when he is hiding under the bed."
  • "The best friends are feline friends."
  • "A cat is the friend you always wanted but never knew you needed."

Funny Cat Quotes

Cats are silly creatures, so why not share that with the world?

  • "Cats are nature's way of telling us to bask in the sunlight and take a nap!"
  • "Nothing says amor like a-purr!"
  • "Toe beans are the best beans!"
  • "Only the fluffiest will survive!"
  • "Never let the laser get you down!"
  • "Make each meow-ment special."
  • "Cats are the ultimate lap warmers."
  • "Can't find your cat? Just open your laptop and he'll magically appear!"
  • "Share your mice with the world!"
  • "Make like a cat and nap."
  • "What sport do cats excel at? Boxing!"
Funny Cat Quote. Cat in a box

Cat Lady Quotes

Wear your "cat lady" moniker proudly with these quotes:

  • "Cat fur is how I accessorize."
  • "There's no such thing as too many books or too many cats!"
  • "If it's crazy to be a cat lady, then I must be certifiable!"
  • "A happy cat means a happy life, full of play and mice!"
  • "Who's the boss here? That's right -- the cat is!"

Kitten Quotes

A new kitten can be shared with one of these great quotes:

  • "Kittens are a breath of fresh air."
  • "A kitten is only as cute as his owner!"
  • "Cute kittens are life's way of making up for the angry alleycat!"
  • "Small fuzzies make great snuggies!"
  • "Pounce on today like a kitten!"
  • "I'm not kitten, my cat is the best!"
  • "Every day is a new day to explore and play. Don't let it get away!"
  • "Nothing is as joyous as the sound of a kitten's feet as they take their first steps."

Inspirational Cat Quotes

Find a little inspiration and motivation when you think about cats:

  • "Make each day meow-gical!"
  • "Adventure awaits those who seek it out. Embrace curiosity, just like a cat!"
  • "Pounce before you are ready, and you are sure to fail. Keep your butt wiggling until everything is right, and success will follow."
  • "Take a leap of faith; trust you'll land on all four paws."
  • "Celebrate your spots, your stripes, your whispy whiskers, because that's what makes you the coolest cat of them all!"
  • "A full belly and fuzzy tail are the best way to start the day!"
  • "In this dog-eat-dog world, be the cat who walks above the fray."
Inspirational Cat Quotes. Cat jumping

Famous Quotes About Cats and From Cats

From literary quotes about cats from your favorite author to excellent life advice from a cat character, these quotes add a little insight into your favorite felines:

  • "A cat has absolute emotional honesty. Human beings [. . .] may hide their feelings, but a cat does not." - Ernest Hemingway, as quoted in The New Yorker
  • "If man could be crossed with the cat, it would improve the man but deteriorate the cat." - Mark Twain, as quoted in Smithsonian Magazine
  • "I think we are all cats with nine lives, or even more. We must rejoice in our elusive catness." - Joyce Carol Oates
  • In the book Coraline, when the Black Cat was asked its name: "Now you people have names. That's because you don't know who you are. We know who we are, so we don't need names." - author Neil Gaiman
  • "Ladies don't start fights, but they can finish them!" - Marie, one of Disney's The Aristocats
  • "How we behave towards cats here determines our status in heaven." - Robert A. Heinlein
  • ". . . I've learned to take my cues from my #quarantinecats. And I'm better for it." - Jackson Galaxy on Twitter

Create Your Own Cat Quote

No one knows your cat like you. If you have a fun little saying about your cat, use it as your signature line on stationary, in personal emails, and whenever the mood strikes. Personalizing your own cat quote is a great way to strengthen your bond with your wonderful friend!

60+ Cute Cat Quotes for Cat Lovers