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Horse Quotes


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Horse Quotes

It's a lot like nuts and bolts - if the rider's nuts, the horse bolts!
- Nicholas Evans

Both a horse and a man have something in common, both dump you, though generally you get over the horse's dumping first.

A horse gallops with his lungs,
Perseveres with his heart,
And wins with his character.
- Tessio

There are fools, damn fools, and those who remount in a steeplechase.
- Bill Whitbread

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

If you start getting nervous about getting hurt you will be....If you are worringing about the danger it's time to give up.
- Jason Weaver (jockey)

If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question, or asked the question wrong.
- Pat Parelli

Spending that many hours in the saddle gave a man plenty of time to think. That's why so many cowboys fancied themselves Philosophers.
- CM Russel

Never trust a cowhand that doesn't know how to properly tie a horse.
- CM Russel

In order to have a good hand, it must be light, gentle, and firm.
- Francois Robichon de la Gueriniere

A light hand is one which never feels the contact of the bit with the bars.
- Francois Robichon de la Gueriniere

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

The typical cowboy was wolf wild and free as the wind.
- Charlie Cowboy

I took the life of a cowboy like a horse takes oats.
- Charlie Cowboy

On horseback you could ride through the cattle and they would pay no attention. But the minute you dismount, you become a threat.
- David J Myers

If your horse doesn't care, you shouldn't either.
- Linsay Lee

There's something about the outside of a horse that's good for the inside of a man.
- Sir Winston Churchill

The wagon rests in winter, the sleigh in summer, the horse never.
- Yiddish Proverb

A Horseman should know neither fear, nor anger...
- James Rarey

...A horse is a thing a beauty...none will tire of looking at him as long as he displays himself in his splender.

Ask me to show you poetry in motion, and I will show you a horse

Soon I shall go to sleep, in hopes of seeing him again. His intelligent soft eyes, his elegant head. His soft heart, and his four legs. For my horse is a dream, a dream of the making.
- Lindsay Turcotte

If I had a horse, I'd ride off in the sunset, where dreams, and shadows lie. To a life, where pain and sorrow don't exist, and to where hopes, and dreams become reality.
- Lindsay Turcotte

You know you are going really fast when you are galloping the same way as the wind is blowing, yet there is wind in your ears.
- CM Russel

Sometimes you have to put your foot down to get a leg up.
- Dave Weinbaum

There are times when you can trust a horse, times when you can't, and times when you have to.

One of the worst things that can happen in life is to win a bet on a horse at an early age.
- CM Russel

The shoe to fit the foot, and not the foot to fit the shoe.

There's nothin' in life that's worth doin', if it can't be done from a horse.
- Red Stegall

The wildest broncos are those you rode some place else.
- Red Stegall

When cowboys are too old to set bad examples, they start handin' out good advice.
- Red Stegall

If a horse becomes more beautiful in the course of his work, it is a sign that the training principles are correct.
- Colonel Podhajsky

For a young boy, it is a long time before he knows his alphabet. A longer time before he can spell, and maybe years before he can read distinctly; and yet, there are people who will get on a young horse, entirly untaught, and undressed, fancy that by beating and spurring, they will make him a dressed horse in one moring only. I would love to ask such stupid people whether by beating a boy they would teach him how to read without first showing him the alphabet? Sure they would beat him to death before they would make him read.
- Monty Roberts

A horse doesn't care how mauch you know, until he knows how much you care.
- Pat Parelli

My horse is very quick, so quick sometimes, that he leaves me behind.
- Will Rogers

I live in a house, but my home is the stable.

How to ride a horse:
Step one - Mount the horse
Step two - Stay mounted

A stubborn horse walks behind you. An impatient horse walks infront of you, but a noble horse walks with you.
- Monty Roberts

There are only two emotions that belong in the saddle; one is a sence of humor, and the other in pataince.
- John Lyons

It is care, not expensive stables that make a good horse.
- John Lyons

It is the difficult horse that have the most to give you, and that you can get the most out of.
- Lendon Gray

An exhibitor went up to a horse show to judge a complaint by an competitor, who claimed he was place below someone who made a mistake of being on the wrong lead the entire show. The judge walked over to the competitor and said: The other guy did it better wrong, then you did it right!

Every time you ride, you are either training, or untraining your horse.
- Gordan Wright

You cannot train a horse with shouts and expect it to obey a whisper.
- John Lyons

One man's wrong lead, is another's counter-canter.
- S.D. Price

A horse is like a violin. First it must be tuned. When tuned, they also must be accuartatly played.
- Pat Parelli

Never drink down-stream from the herd.

Farriers are like cats. They don't go out in the rain, and they don't come when you call them.

One the first day, god created horses. One the second day, he painted the good ones.

The horse stopped with a jerk, and the jerk fell off.
- Jim Culleton

When training young horses, "There are many types of bits, for many different disiplines, but the severity of ALL bits, lies in the hand of who's holding them.
- Monty Roberts

Use your head, not your spurs.
- Pat Parelli

Ask, Insist, Order.
-Pat Parelli

If it doesn't involve ropin', ridin', or saddles, count me out... and if you don't like it, my horse has a special gift for you!!

You live in hell? HA! I ride him everyday.

If you think 8 seconds is quick, come with me on a Sunday.

You can call me a Red neck, Hick, Goat Roaper, Sheep Hurder, or a Cowboy, but I'm still better than you.

It's all very simple, keep your mind in the middle while your butt spins round and round.