On one level, your cat probably spends most of their time lounging around, snacking, napping, showing a grand disinterest in any new toys you attempt to sling their way, snoozing, and scarfing down copious amounts of gravy. Not, perhaps, the most traditional life role model.
But if you think about it, there are a lot of things your cat has likely inspired in you. Maybe your cat has even made you a better human being than you were before they entered your life!
Let’s run through the most common ways your cat can make you a better person.
Have you taken any life lessons from your cat? How has your kitty made you a better person? Let us know in the comments below!
Phillip Mlynar spends his days writing about pets, music, and craft beer (and sometimes the overlap between them). He's won numerous awards at the annual Cat Writers' Association Communication Contest, some of which are proudly on display at his local dive bar.