Honor lies in the mane of a horse. Herman Melville
What he loved in horses was what he loved in men, the blood
and the heat of the blood that ran them. Cormac McCarthy All the Pretty Horses.
A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse! William Shakespeare Richard III.
Never approach a bull from the front, a horse from the rear
or a fool from any direction. Cowboy saying
A good horse makes short miles. George Elliot
Speak your mind, but ride a fast horse. Author Unknown
Tomorrow, sell your camel and buy a horse. Camels are traitorous:
they walk thousands of paces and never seem to tire. Then suddenly,
they kneel and die. But horses tire bit by bit. You always know
how much you can ask of them, and when it is they are about
to die. Paulo Coelho The Alchemist.
A pony is a childhood dream, a horse is an adulthood treasure. Rebecca Carroll
Does it really matter what these affectionate people do - so
long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses! Mrs. Patrick Campbell Speaking of some actors reputed to be homosexuals.
I would horsewhip you if I had a horse. Groucho Marx
A woman needs two animals - the horse of her dreams and a jackass
to pay for it. Author Unknown
England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy is
a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the proverb goes. Robert Burton
Never send a man to do a horse's job. Mr. Ed
Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting
on people. W. C. Fields
Horses are predictably unpredictable. Loretta Gage
God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are
no horses. R.B. Cunninghame Graham Letter to Theodore Roosevelt, 1917.
Horses and poets are to be fed, not fattened. Charles IX of France Attributed.
Science is not a sacred cow. Science is a horse. Don't worship
it. Feed it. Aubrey Eben
When Allah created the horse, he said to the wind, "I will
a creature procede from thee. Condense thyself." And the
wind condensed itself, and the result was the horse. Margaurite Henry
A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but
one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still. Samuel Johnson
They are more beautiful than anything in the world, kinetic
sculptures, perfect form in motion. Kate Millett
I speak not in prejudice, nor am I averse from that sweet Sex,
but naturally amorous of all that is beautiful; I can look a
whole day with delight upon a handsome Picture, though it be
but of a Horse. Thomas Browne
I do not believe the introduction of motor cars will ever affect
the riding of horses; the prophecies that have been made are
likely to be falsified as have those made when the railways
were introduced. Scott-Montagu
You know horses are smarter than people. You never heard of
a horse going broke betting on people. Will Rogers
O! for a horse with wings! William Shakespeare Cymbeline.
Take most people, they're crazy about cars. They worry if they
get a little scratch on them, and they're always talking about
how many miles they get to a gallon ... I don't even like old
cars. I mean they don't even interest me. I'd rather have a
goddam horse. A horse is at least human, for God's sake. J. D. Salinger The Catcher in the Rye.
Being born in a stable does not make one a horse. Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington When referred to as Irish.
Horses make a landscape look beautiful. Alice Walker
Horse, thou art truly a creature without equal, for thou fliest
without wings and conquerest without sword. The Koran
To me, horses and freedom are synonymous. Veryl Goodnight
There is something about the outside of a horse that is good
for the inside of a man. Winston Churchill
The horse is God's gift to mankind. Arabian Proverb
In riding a horse we borrow freedom. Helen Thomson
Finally he said that among men there was no such communion as
among horses and the notion that men can be understood at all
was probably an illusion. Cormac McCarthy All the Pretty Horses.