Cage Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old cage quotes, cage sayings, and cage proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


If it is a loving environment, the cage can be a home.      

Tim W. Burke

The only good cage is an empty cage.     

Lawrence Anthony

A cage that allows someone to walk around inside of it is still a cage.     

Clint Smith

A cage stokes our emotions and imaginations, regardless of whether you are inside looking out, or outside looking in.      

Michael Makai

Bird cage is nice only when it is empty!      

Mehmet Murat Ildan 

What a cage is to the wild beast, law is to the selfish man.     

Herbert Spencer

The sight of a cage is only frightening to the bird that has once been caught.     

Rachel Field