18 things you don’t know about cats

“In order to keep a true perspective of one's importance, everyone should have a dog that will worship him and a cat that will ignore him.” - thinkexist.com

i’d admire the cat’s independence. we own one and i can attest to that. he purrs and brushes his head on my leg to placate me for food. after that, his on his own. i listed here 18 things you should know about cats to calm down your aversion to these furry domestic felines.
 
1 to 17. there are 17 things that are worth knowing about cats  by theoatmeal. from paws to ancient egypt to isaac newton to hitler to nikola tesla… and of course the whiskers. fun facts with plenty of drawings
 

but THE CAT HIMSELF KNOWS, and will never confess.
When you notice a cat in profound meditation,
The reason, I tell you, is always the same:
His mind is engaged in a rapt contemplation
Of the thought, of the thought, of the thought of his name:
His ineffable effable
Effanineffable
Deep and inscrutable singular Name.
- The Naming Of Cats by T. S. Eliot

 
18. aside from preying on birds, our cat chases common house geckos and even roaches.
 
so that sums up the 18 things you ought to know about cats. :)