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As if quotes from Uncle Karl wouldn't be enough to sell a book, a brilliant publisher has paired the Kaiser's musings on life with illustrations of his cat, Choupette. Our sister site, Racked National, has a roundup of quotes (and cat pics) that hopefully made the cut. [Racked National]