47+ Best Pig Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Inspirational pig quotes will fire up your brain and inspire you to look at life differently while making you laugh.

Famous Pig Quotes

I am fond of pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals. – Winston Churchill

Pigs are smart little creatures. They just need love. – Shelley Duvall

Studying cows, pigs and chickens can help an actor develop his character. There are a lot of things I learned from animals. One was that they couldn’t hiss or boo me. – James Dean

But I think the majority of cows, and even more so chickens and pigs, are leading pretty miserable lives. – Peter Singer

Pigs are smarter than dogs, and both are smarter than Congress. – Elayne Boosler

I am not a pig farmer. The pigs had a great time, but I didn’t make any money. – Willie Nelson

I’ve always loved pigs: the shape of them, the look of them, and the fact that they are so intelligent. – Maurice Sendak

The creatures outside looked from pig to man, and from man to pig, and from pig to man again; but already it was impossible to say which was which. – George Orwell

Today’s pig is tomorrows bacon! – Hunter S Thompson

I will never deny that life isn’t fair. It seems as though when a woman leaves a man she is strong and independent, but when a man leaves a woman he is a pig and a jerk. – Criss Jami

In each human heart are a tiger, a pig, an ass and a nightingale. Diversity of character is due to their unequal activity. – Ambrose Bierce

Everything in a pig is good. What ingratitude has permitted his name to become a term of opprobrium? – Grimod de la Reynière

I never met a pig I didn’t like. All pigs are intelligent, emotional, and sensitive souls. They all love company. They all crave contact and comfort. Pigs have a delightful sense of mischief; most of them seem to enjoy a good joke and appreciate music. And that is something you would certainly never suspect from your relationship with a pork chop. – Sy Montgomery

Were archaeologists really such a sex-starved lot as all that? Did pigs really sweat? – Paul Russell

A pig resembles a saint in that he is more honored after death than during his lifetime. – Irma S Rombauer

You can put wings on a pig, but you don’t make it an eagle. – William J. Clinton

You can’t fatten the pig on market day. – John Howard

Farmers today keep themselves in ignorance of the needs and true nature of pigs precisely because to know would put their conscience in a terrible bind. Wilful ignorance of this kind is no better than complicity. – Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

The paradise of my fancy is one where pigs have wings – G.K. Chesterton

Think P.I.G. – that’s my motto. P stands for Persistence, I stands for Integrity, and G stands for Guts. These are the ingredients for a successful business and a successful life. – Linda Chandler

Never try to teach a pig to sing; it wastes your time and it annoys the pig. – Robert Heinlein

Well-being and happiness never appeared to me as an absolute aim. I am even inclined to compare such moral aims to the ambitions of a pig. – Albert Einstein

Never try to teach a pig to sing. You waste your time and you annoy the pig. – Robert A. Heinlein

These are bagpipes. I understand the inventor of the bagpipes was inspired when he saw a man carrying an indignant, asthmatic pig under his arm. Unfortunately, the man-made sound never equalled the purity of the sound achieved by the pig. – Alfred Hitchcock

Fame is like a shaved pig with a greased tail, and it is only after it has slipped through the hands of some thousands, that some fellow, by mere chance, holds on to it! – Davy Crockett

Nobody creates a fad. It just happens. People love going along with the idea of a beautiful pig. It’s like a conspiracy. – Jim Henson

Old pigs have hard snouts. – German Proverb

It is the quiet pigs that eat the meal. – Irish Proverb

The best pears fall into the pigs’ mouths. – Italian Proverb

Pigs in cold and men in drink make a great noise. – Portugese Proverb

Neither give cherries to pigs nor advice to a fool. – Irish Proverb

It is hard work to be the mother of many pigs. – Tibetan Proverb

The woman had no problems so she bought some pigs. – Russian Proverb

Pigs may whistle, but they have an ill mouth for it. – Scots Proverb

Pigs and children will turn out the way you teach them. – Sicilian Proverb

Pigs might fly lest they had wings. – English Proverb

A pig today, will be a pig tomorrow and will remain as such…get used to the idea but don’t copy its manners. – Unknown Proverb

You’ll never change a pig into a sheep unless it has a sheep as mother. – Unknown Proverb

A pig has its own nature; no one can take that away from him, it can’t be changed, why blame the poor thing? – Unknown Proverb

Pigs prefer to wallow in clean mud, but if nothing else is available, they will frequently wallow in their own urine, giving rise to the notion that they are dirty animals. – Marvin Harris

Stay away from the pigsty if you don’t want to stink. – Unknown Proverb

Good manners are spoiled by wrong relationships; don’t make friends with pigs! – Unknown Proverb

If it looks like a pig, sounds like a pig, acts like pig, don’t be mistaking, it is a pig! – Unknown Proverb

A pig on credit makes a good winter and a bad spring. – Unknown Proverb

A pig used to dirt turns its nose up at rice. – Portuguese Proverb

A pig’s tail will never make a good arrow. – French Proverb

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