Quotes

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“All horses in life deserve at least once to be loved by a little girl.” ~ Author Unknown

“There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.”  ~Winston Churchill

“There is something about riding down the street on a prancing horse that makes you feel like something, even when you ain’t a thing.”  ~Will Rogers

“God forbid that I should go to any heaven where there are no horses.” ~R.B. Cunningham-Graham

“Show me your horse, and I will tell you who you are.”  ~Author Unknown

“The horse. Here is nobility without conceit, friendship without envy, beauty without vanity. A willing servant, yet never a slave.” ~Ronald Duncan

“No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.”  ~Winston Churchill

“The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse’s ears”.  ~Arabian Proverb

“A horse is the projection of peoples’ dreams about themselves – strong, powerful, beautiful – and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.”  ~Pam Brown

“In riding a horse we borrow freedom.”  ~Helen Thomson

“Horses lend us the wings we lack.”  ~Author Unknown

Somewhere in time’s own space
There must be some sweet pastured place
Where creeks sing on and tall trees grow
Some paradise where horses go,
For by the love that guides my pen
I know great horses live again.
~Stanley Harrison

“Horses – if God made anything more beautiful, he kept it for himself.”  ~Author Unknown

“When I hear somebody talk about a horse or cow being stupid; I figure it’s a sure sign that the animal has somehow outfoxed them”  ~Tom Dorrance

“No heaven can heaven be, if my horse isn’t there to welcome me.”   ~Author Unknown

“I have seen things so beautiful they have brought tears to my eyes. Yet none of them can match the gracefulness and beauty of a horse running free.”  ~Author Unknown

“One can get in a car and see what man has made. One must get on a horse to see what God has made.” ~ Author Unknown

“There are people who love horses, and there are people who love what horses can do for them. I love horses.” ~ Bob Loomis

“A Hibernian sage once wrote that there are three things a man never forgets:  The girl of his early youth, a devoted teacher, and a great horse.”  ~C.J.J. Mullen

“To me, horses and freedom are synonymous.”  ~Veryl Goodnight

“Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, Friendship without envy, Or beauty without vanity? Here, where grace is served with muscle And strength by gentleness confined He serves without servility; he has fought without enmity. There is nothing so powerful, nothing less violent. There is nothing so quick, nothing more patient.”  ~Ronald Duncan The Horse

“Spending that many hours in the saddle gave a man plenty of time to think.  That’s why so many cowboys fancied themselves Philosophers.”  ~Charles M. Russell

“I don’t like people,” said Velvet.  “… I only like horses.”  ~ Enid Bagnold, National Velvet

“The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back.” ~Amber Senti

“Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion. It seizes a person whole and once it has done so, he/she will have to accept that his life will be radically changed.”  ~Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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