"People who keep dogs are cowards who haven't got the guts to bite people themselves."
"No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens."August Strindberg on Abraham Lincoln
"I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals."August Strindberg on Winston Churchill
"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea."August Strindberg on Robert A. Heinlein
"Time spent with cats is never wasted."August Strindberg on Sigmund Freud
"A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself."August Strindberg on Josh Billings
"I always disliked dogs, those protectors of cowards who lack the courage to fight an assailant themselves."
"That is the thankless position of the father in the family - the provider for all, and the enemy of all."
"Friendship can only exist between persons with similar interests and points of view. Man and woman by the conventions of society are born with different interests and different points of view."
"Happiness consumes itself like a flame. It cannot burn for ever, it must go out, and the presentiment of its end destroys it at its very peak."