"Whenever the cat of the house is black, the lasses of lovers will have no lack" - Folk Saying

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  • "A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere." ~ Groucho Marx
  • "Black cat or white cat: If it can catch mice, it's a good cat." ~ Chinese Proverb
  • "Theology is never any help; it is searching in a dark cellar at midnight for a black cat that isn't there. Theologians can persuade themselves of anything." ~ Robert A. Heinlein
  • "When the tea is brought at five o'clock
    And all the neat curtains are drawn with care,
    The little black cat with bright green eyes
    Is suddenly purring there" ~ Harold Monro
  • "Forecasting future events is often like searching for a black cat in an unlit room, that may not even be there." ~ Steve Davidson
  • "Whenever the cat of the house is black, the lasses of lovers will have no lack" ~ Folk Saying
  • "A black shadow dropped down into the circle. It was Bagheera the Black Panther, inky black all over, but with the panther markings showing up in certain lights like the pattern of watered silk. Everybody knew Bagheera, and nobody cared to cross his path, for he was as cunning as Tabaqui, as bold as the wild buffalo, and as reckless as the wounded elephant. But he had a voice as soft as wild honey dripping from a tree, and a skin softer than down." ~ Rudyard Kipling (The Jungle Book)
  • "A philosopher is a blind man in a dark room looking for a black cat that isn't there. A theologian is the man who finds it." ~ H. L. Mencken
  • "Sometimes it happens that a black cat lets you pass in front of it." ~ Author Unknown
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  Black cats are amazing! I really don't understand how anyone can think less of them I think they are stunning.