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Cat Proverbs

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  • "You will always be lucky if you know how to make friends with strange cats." - Colonial proverb

  • "In a cat's eye, all things belong to cats." - English proverb

  • "Beware of people who dislike cats." - Irish proverb

  • "An old cat will not learn how to dance." - Moroccan Proverb

  • "After dark all cats are leopards." - Native American Proverb

  • A cat may look at a king. - English Proverb

  • Happy owner, happy cat. Indifferent owner, reclusive cat. - Chinese Proverb

  • A cat has nine lives. For three he plays, for three he strays, and for the last three he stays. - English Proverb

  • "Happy is the home with at least one cat" - Italian Proverb

  • "The cat was created when the lion sneezed" - Arabian Proverb

  • "Curiosity killed the cat, Satisfaction brought it back!" - English Proverb

  • "Books and cats and fair-haired little girls make the best furnishing for a room" - French Proverb

  • "I gave an order to a cat, and the cat gave it to its tail" - Chinese Proverb

  • "Cats, flies and women are ever at their toilets" - French Proverb

  • "The dog for the man, the cat for the woman" - English Proverb

  • "Thou art the Great Cat, the avenger of the Gods, and the judge of words, and the president of the sovereign chiefs and the governor of the holy Circle; thou art indeed...the Great Cat." - Inscription on the Royal Tombs at Thebes

  • "The cat who frightens the mice away is as good as the cat who eats them" - German proverb

  • "A cat bitten once by a snake dreads even rope" - Arab Proverb

  • "A cat may go to a monastery, but she still remains a cat" - Ethiopian proverb

  • "Ye shall not possess any beast, my dear sisters, except only a cat." - The Ancren Riewle (Nun's Rule)

  • "The cat is nature's Beauty." - French Proverb

  • "When rats infest the Palace a lame cat is better than the swiftest horse." - Chinese Proverb

  • All cats look gray in the dark.

  • A cat has nine lives.

  • When the cat is away the mice will play.

  • The cat is honest when the meat is out of her reach.

  • It takes a good many mice to kill a cat.

  • A cornered cat becomes as fierce as a lion.

  • If you don't feed the cats you must feed the rats.

  • Wanton kittens make sober cats.

  • The cat is a good friend but she scratches.

  • A cat may look on a king.

  • There are many ways of skinning a cat.

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