We love our dogs, and they love us right back. The only difference is that dogs can’t put their love into words. Sure, there are a few that have learned to sound out a growly “rye ruv roo” – but let’s be honest, they’re doing it for the treats.
Stupid pet tricks notwithstanding, humans do all the talking in this relationship. And occasionally, humans have had profound things to say about the relationship. In fact, some of history’s greatest minds have reflected on the special bond between humans and dogs.
Of course, no one quote could encompass everything dogs mean to us. That’s why the following list includes more than two dozen dog quotes about love and loyalty.