Henry James:猫与猴、猴与猫——人生尽现其间 | 名人名言

Henry James:猫与猴、猴与猫——人生尽现其间 | 名人名言

Animals are such agreeable friends-they ask no questions, they pass no criticisms.

——George Eliot, English novelist



When you observe an animal closely, you feel as if a human being sitting inside were making fun of you.

——Elias Canetti, Bulgarian writer



The great pleasure of a dog is that you may make a fool of yourself with him and not only will he not scold you, but he will make a fool of himself too.

——Samuel Butler, British poet



Cats and monkeys, monkeys and cats-all human life is there.

——Henry James, American writer



Those who dwell, as scientists or laymen, among the beauties and mysteries of the earth are never alone or weary of life.

——Rachel Carson, American marine biologist