Horses Sayings and Quotes
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous
old horses quotes, horses sayings, and horses proverbs, collected over the years from a variety
A horse is worth more than riches.
Good people get cheated, just as good horses get ridden.
A man on a horse is spiritually as well as physically bigger than a man on foot.
When you are on a great horse, you have the best seat you will ever have.
Sir Winston Churchill
It is the difficult horses that have the most to give you.
Horses change lives. They give our young people confidence and self-esteem. They provide peace and tranquility to troubled souls- they give us hope.
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.
In riding a horse, we borrow freedom.
A horse gallops with his lungs,
Perseveres with his heart,
And wins with his character.
Horses lend us the wings we lack.
To ride on a horse is to fly without wings.
A pony is a childhood dream. A horse is an adulthood treasure.
There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.
There is no secret so close as that between a rider and his horse.
Ride the horse in the direction it's going.
Horses are predictably unpredictable.
The horse is God's gift to mankind.
Whoever said a horse was dumb, was dumb.
The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back.
A horse is a thing of beauty... none will tire of looking at him as long as he displays himself in his splendor.
Horses have hoofs to carry them over frost and snow; hair, to protect them from wind and cold. They eat grass and drink water, and fling up their heels.... Such is the real nature of horses.
The wildest colts make the best horses.
A horse doesn't care how much you know until he knows how much you care.
Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.
The horse is a mirror to your soul and sometimes you might not like what you see in the mirror.
Horses make a landscape look beautiful.
The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit and fire.
Shannon Ralls Lemon
Truest Majestic Beauty
Running wild and free.
The horse knows. If you know, he knows. He also knows if you don't know.
Horses are incredibly forgiving. They fill in places we're not capable of filling ourselves.
There used to be horses in that barn. At least, that's what my Grandfather says. We're probably the only horse farm in Lexington, Kentucky, that doesn't have one horse. Not one.
She wasn't just some race horse. She was 'our' horse.
A horse is practical - a horse has got sense - a horse is an animal.
Darryl F. Zanuck
I think he was running the horse to check its wind. I think he thought he was buying the horse.
Any horse has a chance in a race.
A horse will run so far, so fast, for so long, and then it will lie down on ya.
The army don't take very kindly to sergeants shooting their horses.
You make fun of horses, and all you'll be riding is a pogo stick.
Everybody's allowed to bet on horses.
This is a new kind a bank - with horses.
In the future, we don't need horses. We have motorized carriages called automobiles.
Give me your name, Horse-master, and I shall give you mine.
A man can't shoot good when his horse is jumping, and a horse will not step on a man.
Horsemen have always been susceptible to one great foible, and that is the belief that the categories and terms and concepts they apply to their art are ones their horses hold, too.
In order for your horse to be truly healthy, she needs to be happy too.
The way horses see the world is an important key to providing them with an environment that will make them happy.
Movement is another requirement of the horse, and is also left over from the days when all horses were wild.
Horses frighten easily because of their long evolution as prey animals.
A social creature who become stressed and lonely when kept on their own, horses thrive on companionship.
A happy horse is less likely to injure itself and is less likely to be subject to infection and dis-ease.
Emotional stress affects the immune system, so happy horses are usually much more resistant.
Like us, horses respond to other things in their environment and life, for example, other aggresive horses or animals, noises, solitude, etc.
Luckily those in tune with their horses can often 'read' them and understand how they feel and why they are feeling that way.
With a little patience, care and understanding you can help your horses to be happy, calm. willing to communicate, work with you, be open and trusting of you at all times.
Galloping down leafy trails, jumping over fences, and winning ribbons at shows--these are the activities that make owning a horse lots of fun.
Owning a horse or a pony is a big responsibility. Your horse relies on you to look after him properly.
Most horses need several years of training before they become quite and reliable.
Some of the best horses are mixed breeds because they tend to be hardier than pure bread horses, have fewer health problems, and are often quieter than their registered cousins.
Both sexes can make excellent horses for young riders, although some mares can be moody and sensitive when they are 'in season' (ready to mate).
True horsemanship is an art form and a challenge taken on by many individuals drawn to this amazing animal called the horse.
I think that of all nature's gifts few are a precious as the horse.
Great horses also are made and not born.
Every horse is different, and what works with one doesnt necessarily work on another.
Horses likes to be outside.
Most horses would prefer to stay in the paddock grazing and enjoying the company of other horses than to do anything a human can offer.
The best way to catch a horse is not to try to. Approach the horse openly. It will see you, no matter how sneaky you are.
A clever horse will learn to snatch bites of hay out of your hand or dart into the bucket and grab a mouthful before retreating out of range.
All horses are different and reactions to being caught can vary greatly.
To catch a horse, don't try to catch it.
Horses are exciting pets. They love to graze and gallop. A horse can take you for a ride!
Horses live in stables when they are not outside.
Many cultures drink horse milk, and their hair is used to make violin bows and stuffing for mattresses.
Patricia J. Wynne
Before the steam engine was invented, horses were the fastest form of transportation on land.
Patricia J. Wynne
One of the world's most important domesticated animals, the horse has acted both a helper and a companion to humans for thousands of years.
Patricia J. Wynne
Horses has been used by messengers to deliver valuable documents and helped armies to win important battles.
Patricia J. Wynne