Some famous and not so famous horse quotes


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The horse is God's gift to man.
Arabian Proverb

Look back on our struggle for freedom, trace our present day's strength to its source, and you will find the man's pathway to glory is strewn with the bones of a horse.
Anonymous

All good cowgirls keep their calves together.
Unknown

A Cowgal is a better looking cowboy with brains.
Unknown

In riding a horse we borrow freedom.
Helen Thomson

When riding my horse I no longer have my heart in my chest, but between my knees.
Unknown



Horse Quotes #1

The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse's ears.
Old Arabian quote

My boyfriend told me to pick between him and the horse. I better go get my saddle.
Unknown

This is really a lovely horse and I speak from personal experience since I once mounted her mother.
Ted Walsh

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Dale Carnegie

A man may well bring a horse to water but he cannot make him drink.
John Heywood

You can lead a horse to water, but if you can get him to roll over and float on his back, then you got something!
Joe E Lewis

When you’re young and you fall off a horse, you may break something. When you’re my age, you splatter.
Roy Rogers

Few girls are as well shaped as a good horse.
Hannah Arendt

I ride horses because it’s the only sport where I can exercise while sitting down.
Joan Hanson

The riding of young horses is an excellent nerve tonic.
Geoffrey Brooke


Horse Quotes #2

In Westerns you were permitted to kiss your horse, but never your girl.
Gary Cooper

All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse and a good wife.
Daniel Boone

Keep five yards from a carriage, ten yards from a horse and a hundred yards from an elephant. But the distance one should keep from a wicked man cannot be measured.
Indian Proverb

The word “Chivalry” is derived from the French Cheval, a horse.
Thomas Bulfinch

There’s nothing in life that’s worth doin if it can’t be done from a horse.
Red Steagall

Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.
WC Fields

Ride the horse in the direction it’s going.
Werner Erhard

Never look a gift horse in the mouth.
Saint Jerome

Take most people, they’re crazy about cars. I’d rather have a goddamn horse. A horse is at least human, for God’s sake.
JD Salinger

One way to stop a runaway horse is to bet on him.
Jeffrey Bernard

How do you catch a loose horse? Make a sound like a carrot.
British Cavalry

Experienced riders are not prone to brag. And usually newcomers, if they start out being boastful, end up modest.
CJJ Mullen

I guess all songs is folk songs. I never heard no horse sing ‘em.
Big Bill Broonzy

It’s not his fault that he’s the rear end of a pantomime horse.
Vincent Manis

Alimony is like feeding hay to a dead horse.
Groucho Marx




Horse Quotes #3

I’d horsewhip you if I had a horse.
Groucho Marx

For the want of a nail, the shoe was lose; for the want of a shoe the horse was lose; and for the want of a horse the rider was lost, being overtaken and slain by the enemy, all for the want of care about a horseshoe nail.
Benjamin Franklin

Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order.
John Adams

May your belly never grumble.., May your heart never ache.., May your horse never stumble.., May your cinch never break.
Cowboy Blessing, unknown

Keep one leg on one side, the other leg on the other side and your mind in the middle.
Henry Taylor

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
Whoever said a horse was dumb, was dumb.
Will Rogers

Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see a bird that had the blues? One reason why birds and horses are not unhappy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses.
Dale Carnegie

We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.
Marcus Aurelius

I prefer a bike to a horse. The brakes are more easily checked.
Lambert Jeffries

If an ass goes travelling he will not come home a horse.
Thomas Fuller

Want to end up with a million bucks in the horse business? Start out with five million.
Unknown

I thought that the chief thing to be done in order to equal boys was to be learned and courageous. So I decided to study Greek and learn to manage a horse.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton

When they lay me down to rest put my spurs and rope upon my chest. Get my friends to carry me and then go turn my horses free.
Clyde Kennedy (epitaph)

A cowboy is man with guts and a horse.
Will James

When a horse dies, dismount.
Unknown