Pet Sympathy Quotes
Anyone who has lost a dear pet, whether it’s a dog, cat, bird, horse or fish I want to let you know that you have my deepest empathy. I know the sorrow and pain you are experiencing first hand. Losing our pet can be devastating and heartbreaking. Each person will handle this loss differently, which is why pet sympathy quotes was put together. It is here to help you express your feelings and cope with this tragic event. It is difficult to know what the proper etiquette is to do at this time. What do you do? What do you say to someone who has just lost his or her pet? How do you let them mourn?
Pet loss quotes and loss of pet quotes can be used along side pet sympathy quotes in a variety of manners. Some of the more creative uses have been with inscriptions for hand made personal gifts, memory books and sympathy cards. Writing of fond memories that you shared, a short personal note or a heartfelt message acknowledging the loss can go a long way. It can be daunting and difficult to write exactly what you are feeling in a card or memory book, but I have accumulated an extensive list of quotes, sayings and poems that will help with your sympathy message.
Our pets mean so much to us. I hope that these pet sympathy quotes help you and others know that you care for them and are thinking about them during these difficult sorrow filled times. Pet Sympathy Quotes are ideal for people who need to know that you are there for them and that you care.
Pet Sympathy Quotes
Death is not the greatest of evils; it is worse to want to die, and not be able to. —
The heart of grief, its most difficult challenge, is not “letting go” of those who have died but instead making the transition from loving in presence to loving in separation. —
There is always something for which to be thankful. —
Death is the passing of life. And life is the stringing together of so many little passing’s. —
Many people have heard the remarkable example of devotion involving a Skye terrier dog who worked for a Scottish shepherd named Old Jock. In 1858, the day after Jock was buried (with almost nobody present to mourn him except his shaggy dog) in the churchyard at Greyfriars Abbey in Edinburgh, Bobby was found sleeping on his master’s grave, where he continue to sleep every night for fourteen years. —
We learn only when it is too late that the marvel is the passing moment. —
Thus, blessed to those affectionate pets with oft-quoted sayings that will be a tribute to vocalize your love, sympathy and quest for reuniting. —
There is sorrow enough in the natural way from men and women to fill our day; but when we are certain of sorrow in store. Why do we always arrange for more? Brothers and sisters I bid you beware of giving your heart to a dog to tear. —
When I play with my cat, who knows whether she is not amusing herself with me more than I with her. —
If you have a dog, you will most likely outlive it; to get a dog is to open yourself to profound joy and, prospectively, to equally profound sadness. —
Dogs don’t know about beginnings, and they don’t speculate on matters that occurred before their time. Dogs also don’t know — or at least don’t accept — the concept of death. With no concept of beginnings or endings dogs probably don’t know that for people having a dog as a life companion provides a streak of light between two eternities of darkness. —
The stars are constantly shining, but often we do not see them until the dark hours. —
It’s the things in common that make relationships enjoyable, but it’s the little differences that make them interesting. —
I wanted a perfect ending. Now I’ve learned, the hard way, that some poems don’t rhyme, and some stories don’t have a clear beginning, middle, and end. Life is about not knowing, having to change, taking the moment and making the best of it, without knowing what’s going to happen next. —
Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened. —
You don’t look back a long time but down through it, like water. Sometimes this comes to the surface; sometimes that; sometimes nothing. —
A person who has never owned a dog has missed a wonderful part of life. — Bob Barker
Nobody has ever measured even poets, how much a heart can hold. —
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving much advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a gentle and tender hand. The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing, not curing, not healing and face with us the reality of our powerlessness, that is a friend who cares. —
The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated. —
Heartbreak is life educating us. —
At one time a synod of the Catholic Church was held in which the question of whether or not animals had a soul was discussed very seriously: would good dogs go to paradise and bad ones, who stole slices of lamb, burn in hell eternally. The denial of the soul was voted: it is enough for the honor of the species that the question was posed. —
To spare oneself from grief at all cost can be achieved only at the price of total detachment, which excludes the ability to experience happiness. —
God’s finger touched him, and he slept. —
A true friend is the greatest of all blessings, and the one which we take the least thought to acquire. —
Pet sympathy quotes.
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