Carl Van Vechten Quote

With a cat you stand on much the same footing that you stand with a fine and dignified friend; if you forfeit his respect and confidence the relationship suffers. The cat, it is well to remember, remains the friend of man because it pleases him to do so and not because he must.


The Tiger in the House (ed. Courier Corporation, 1996) - ISBN: 9780486291291

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With a cat you stand on much the same footing that you stand with a fine and dignified friend; if you forfeit his respect and confidence the...

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With a cat you stand on much the same footing that you stand with a fine and dignified friend; if you forfeit his respect and confidence the...

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With a cat you stand on much the same footing that you stand with a fine and dignified friend; if you forfeit his respect and confidence the...

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With a cat you stand on much the same footing that you stand with a fine and dignified friend; if you forfeit his respect and confidence the...