"My parents were very permissive when it came to animals. As long as we earned the money to buy them and built whatever structure it was they were going to live in, we could have any kind of pet we wanted. They would have let us have a rhinoceros if we could have afforded it."
"No matter how much cats fight, there always seem to be plenty of kittens."Maggie Stiefvater on Abraham Lincoln
"I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals."Maggie Stiefvater on Winston Churchill
"Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea."Maggie Stiefvater on Robert A. Heinlein
"Time spent with cats is never wasted."Maggie Stiefvater on Sigmund Freud
"A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself."Maggie Stiefvater on Josh Billings
"I saw myself as an outsider as a teen. I was home-schooled and got my G.E.D. when I was 16 I wasn't interested in high school at all and figured that college might be more entertaining."
"When I was a teen, I thought I would have to choose between my writing or my music or my art, but it turns out it's a difficult juggling game but I can do all of them."