"I hope to make people realize how totally helpless animals are, how dependent on us, trusting as a child must that we will be kind and take care of their needs."
"Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning."James Herriot on Albert Einstein
"We must accept finite disappointment, but never lose infinite hope."James Herriot on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free."James Herriot on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
"My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return."James Herriot on Maya Angelou
"I find hope in the darkest of days, and focus in the brightest. I do not judge the universe."James Herriot on Dalai Lama
"For years I used to bore my wife over lunch with stories about funny incidents."
"If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude, then animals are better off than a lot of humans."
"I am never at my best in the early morning, especially a cold morning in the Yorkshire spring with a piercing March wind sweeping down from the fells, finding its way inside my clothing, nipping at my nose and ears."
"I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and touching my cheek with claws carefully sheathed. These things, to me, are expressions of love."
"Cats are connoisseurs of comfort."