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I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and
by James Herriot

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.
- James Herriot

Related topics: Pet

Cats are connoisseurs of comfort.
- James Herriot

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.
- James Herriot

I wish people would realize that animals are totally dependent on us,
helpless, like children, a trust that is put upon us.
- James Herriot

 

If having a soul means being able to feel love and loyalty and gratitude,
then animals are better off than a lot of humans.
- James Herriot

I could do terrible things to people who dump unwanted animals by the roadside.
- James Herriot

I was helped by having a verbatim memory of what happened years ago,
even if I can't remember what happened a couple of days ago.
- James Herriot

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I think it was the fact that I liked it so much that
made the writing just come out of me automatically.
- James Herriot

For years I used to bore my wife over lunch with stories about funny incidents.
- James Herriot

They can't find my house now because I keep it very quiet where I live.
- James Herriot

I became a connoisseur of that nasty thud a manuscript
makes when it comes through the letter box.
- James Herriot

If a farmer calls me to a sick animal,
he couldn't care less if I were George Bernard Shaw.
- James Herriot

I love writing about my job because I loved it,
and it was a particularly interesting one when I was a young man.
It was like holidays with pay to me.
- James Herriot

I will write another book if I feel like it.
- James Herriot

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.
- James Herriot

There was no last animal I treated.
When young farm lads started to help me over the gate
into a field or a pigpen,
to make sure the old fellow wouldn't fall,
I started to consider retiring.
- James Herriot

The best and most beautiful things in the world
cannot be seen or even touched.
They must be felt with the heart.
- Helen Keller

The most beautiful things in the world
cannot be seen or even touched,
they must be felt with the heart.
- Helen Keller

The chains of habit are too weak to be felt
until they are too strong to be broken.
- Samuel Johnson

Affirmation:
All people are my heart-felt brothers and sisters.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The best effort of a fine person
is felt after we have left their presence.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear.
- C. S. Lewis

I wish my mother had left me something about how she felt growing up.
I wish my grandmother had done the same.
I wanted my girls to know me.
- Carol Burnett

I'm more comfortable with whatever's wrong with me
than my father was whenever he felt he failed or didn't
measure up to the standard he set.
- John Malkovich

I have been dairy free for several years,
and I started because I felt it was going to reduce my allergies,
which it did, and help me lose weight,
which it did.
- Fran Drescher

I decided to devote my life to telling the story because
I felt that having survived I owe something to the dead.
and anyone who does not remember betrays them again.
- Elie Wiesel

I always felt that the great high privilege,
relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.
- Katherine Mansfield

Give your time and efforts freely or not at all.
When you are tempted to say,
"Oh, if I have to, I'll skip my golf game
and watch my daughter play soccer," don't do it.
Either generate the heart-felt emotion
to make the free-will gift,
"I'd love to watch your game today, Sandy,"
or the honesty to decline the request gracefully.
Martyrdom doesn't create happiness
for any of the parties involved.
An honest, "No" is preferable to a coerced "Yes."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Family life was wonderful.
The streets were bleak.
The playgrounds were bleak.
But home was always warm.
My mother and father had a great relationship.
I always felt 'safe' there.
- Robert Cormier

And I tried it and I felt, I guess I must have been
pulled in by the red light of television and now I've been on TV since 1992.
- Star Jones

I felt like the dark hair added like a toughness to my face also,
which was really important.
- Jaime King

Career is too pompous a word.
It was a job, and I have always felt privileged to
be paid for what I love doing.
- Barbara Stanwyck

When I had dark hair I definitely felt that I was more anonymous.
- Naomi Watts

I felt I never needed to fight for a more prominent
songwriting and increased vocal role with the Cars.
- Benjamin Orr

If we were the team that won out, then life was good
and we felt that we were worth something.
- Barry Mann

Times of my life, brief periods without music,
have completely felt dangerously over the edge.
- Tom Jenkinson

Analysis gave me great freedom of emotions and fantastic confidence.
I felt I had served my time as a puppet.
- Hedy Lamarr

That is why, as soon as I felt a real attraction for
my first passion which was the motorcycle,
and in spite of the danger it could represent,
they encouraged me.
- Jacky Ickx

That was one of those moments where I felt so confident.
I played three matches in the same day.
- Gabriela Sabatini

The only reason I would write a sequel is if I were
struck by an idea that I felt to be equal to the original.
Too many sequels diminish the original.
- Dean Koontz

I have always felt I was more accurately a Hard Rock musician.
- Geddy Lee

I have, on the other hand, felt ill will from various
people in the industry and the press.
- Rob Lowe

You can't be a proper comic unless you've been out
on stage and felt the fear.
- Johnny Vegas

I didn't want the record to be cold and I don't think it's cold at all.
I felt it was very people oriented.
- Jon Crosby

I've felt a little tired, but I'm only 24.
I love playing football.
That's my job and that's what I love doing.
- David Beckham

I have always felt the basis of everything in life is sexual,
and I will maintain that to my dying day.
- Frank Langella

Evil, when we are in its power, is not felt as evil,
but as a necessity, even a duty.
- Simone Weil

I was actually very ugly.
I was ugly.
I felt very insecure.
- Jessica Hahn

There's definitely a whole different vibe on the set
when there's like basically royalty working with us.
We could have whatever we wanted.
I felt like Britney Spears.
- Taryn Manning

I didn't worry about it because I kind of felt I left
a good message and memory with the people in terms of my work,
and I always felt with a good record,
I could always come back.
- Tina Turner

And then, looking back at my first Olympics,
and when the pressure was on, in '94 and '98,
and looking back and going, wow.
I sensed and felt what Brian had gone through.
- Elvis Stojko

I felt invincible.
My strength was that of a giant.
God was certainly standing by me.
I smashed five saloons with rocks before I ever took a hatchet.
- Carry Nation

I planned to stop in 2002 after the Salt Lake City Olympics.
I felt able to remain competitive another four years,
and I wanted to stop while I'm still at the top.
- Hermann Maier

I felt like things could never get any worse.
- Susan Smith

I never saw a wild thing sorry for itself.
A small bird will drop frozen dead from a bough without
ever having felt sorry for itself.
- David Herbert Lawrence

I like to believe that love is a reciprocal thing,
that it can't really be felt, truly,
by one.
- Sean Penn

I'll miss the comments from the people on the street
who love the show and who have felt its impact on the culture.
I won't miss the shooting schedule, though!
- Dennis Franz

Remember, I'm the kind of kid who used to get stuffed
into a locker by school bullies.
I've never felt like I'm a big star at any level of my life.
- Winona Ryder

With The Omen, I really felt I wasn't in control.
It was panic.
- Richard Donner

Earlier on in my career I felt that I had to hide behind
a lot of different masks,
and showboat ways of performing.
Now, that's a lie.
The less I have to hide, the less I have to act.
- Thomas Jane

It was dripping and, you know, and there was a whole
line of cameras and microphones.
I felt like - you remember the honor guards,
only it was a dishonor guard.
- Jim Bakker

When I did the film Generations, in which the character died,
I felt like a guest for the first time.
That made me very sad.
- William Shatner

I never felt any different from anyone else though.
- Louise Brown

Only a man who has felt ultimate despair is capable
of feeling ultimate bliss.
- Alexandre Dumas

I have always felt that if a man gives you a solid
gold key to his door he is entitled to the courtesy of a visit.
- Hedy Lamarr

When I woke up Sunday morning at the Open and stepped
outside and felt the wind and rain in my face,
I knew I had an excellent chance to win if I just took
my time and trusted myself.
- Tom Kite

When we were doing a scene, lots of times we would collapse giggling,
because it seemed so silly because it felt like we
were doing a home movie at times.
- Illeana Douglas

I haven't had that good a time in ages.
Since September 11, really.
I just felt so happy, it was like the sun came out of the clouds for me.
I love Italy.
- Bruce Sterling

When The Muppet Show ended, we all sat around and said,
what kind of television show would we like to do.
We felt the need these days are for some quality children's programming.
- Jim Henson

Walking into a show when I was 16, at that time when it was the No.
1 hit show, and replacing a character comes with so many expectations.
I felt a lot of pressure with that.
- Sarah Chalke

I confess I've never felt like a passenger.
- Roger Waters


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