"There is something about the outside of a horse that is good
for the inside of a man."
"They say princes
learn no art truly, but the art of horsemanship. The reason is,
the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a prince as soon
as his groom."
"A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse!"
-Richard III - William Shakespeare
"The horse is God's gift to mankind."
"I ride. Therefore I am."
bestride him, I soar. I am a hawk: he trots the air; the earth
sings when he touches it; the basest horn of his hoof is more
musical than the pipe of Hermes."
-William Shakespeare. King Henry V.
"Don't be the rider who gallops
all night and never sees the horse that is beneath him"
"God forbid that I should go to
any heaven in which there are no horses."
-R. B. Cunningham Graham
"A canter is a cure for every evil."
"I used to have money, now I have horses."
"All I pay my psychiatrist is cost of feed and hay, and he'll
listen to me any day!"
"Many people have sighed for the 'good old days' and regretted
the 'passing of the horse,' but today, when only those who like
horses own them, it is a far better time for horses."
Horse. Here is nobility without conceit, Friendship without
envy, Beauty without vanity. A willing servant, yet no slave."
"Sell the cow, buy the sheep, but never be without the horse."
"It's just counting strides, finding your distance, swapping
leads, and looking good doing it. Relax, what could be easier?"
"You can tell a gelding, you can ask a mare, but you must
discuss it with a stallion."