„It's true. I…… I wanted to be born in the year of the cat……!“

Fonte: Fruits Basket, Vol. 1

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„I don’t want her to have a cat because she’ll end up talking baby talk to the cat. That’s the way it is, and how can a P. I. do that?“

—  Sue Grafton American writer 1940 - 2017

On why Kinsey Millhone, the private-investigator heroine of her popular series of mystery novels, will never have a cat.
New York Times, p. C10 (August 4, 1994)

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„I am glad you have a Cat, but I do not believe it is So remarkable a cat as My Cat.“

—  T.S. Eliot, livro Four Quartets

Letter to his godson, Thomas Erle Faber (January 1931) as quoted in "T.S. Eliot's Private Letters To Faber Publishing Family To Be Sold" at World Collector's Net http://www.worldcollectorsnet.com/news/newstories/news736.html (12 August 2005)
Fonte: Four Quartets
Contexto: I am glad you have a Cat, but I do not believe it is So remarkable a cat as My Cat. My Cat is a Lilliecat Hubvously. What a lilliecat it is. There never was such a Lilliecat. Its Name is JELLYORUM and its one Idea is to be Usefull!!

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„Alice asked the Cheshire Cat, who was sitting in a tree, “What road do I take?”

The cat asked, “Where do you want to go?”

“I don’t know,” Alice answered.

“Then,” said the cat, “it really doesn’t matter, does it?“

—  Lewis Carroll, livro Alice no País das Maravilhas

Variante: One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. ‘Which road do I take?’ she asked. ‘Where do you want to go?’ was his response. ‘I don’t know,’ Alice answered. ‘Then,’ said the cat, ‘it doesn’t matter.
Fonte: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

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„Where should I go?" -Alice. "That depends on where you want to end up." - The Cheshire Cat.“

—  Lewis Carroll English writer, logician, Anglican deacon and photographer 1832 - 1898

Fonte: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass

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„…I also wanted to make sure no one tried to make her “save the cat.”“

—  Gillian Flynn American author and critic 1971

To me, Camille is an inherently kind person despite everything that’s happened to her. And you see that when you walk through the day with Camille. You see how she treats people. But she’s not running around saving babies and kittens just so the audience can be sure she’s a good person.

On how she hoped the television version of Sharp Objects would stay true to the character of Camille in “Gillian Flynn Isn’t Going to Write the Kind of Women You Want” https://www.vanityfair.com/hollywood/2018/06/gillian-flynn-isnt-going-to-write-the-kind-of-women-you-want in Vanity Fair (2018 Jun 28)

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„I can call nothing by name if that is not his name. I call a cat a cat, and Rollet a rogue.“

—  Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux French poet and critic 1636 - 1711

Je ne puis rien nommer si ce n'est par son nom ;
J'appelle un chat un chat, et Rollet un fripon.
Satire I, l. 51
Satires (1716)

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„I smiled back at her. I thought such awful thoughts that I cannot even say them out loud because they would make Jesus want to drink gin straight out of the cat dish.“

—  Anne Lamott Novelist, essayist, memoirist, activist 1954

Variante: I thought such awful thoughts that I cannot even say them out loud because they would make Jesus want to drink gin straight out of the cat dish.
Fonte: Traveling Mercies: Some Thoughts on Faith

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