My very heart leaped with delight at the sound. Ogilvie The daughter who won't lift a finger in the house is the same child who cycles madly off in the pouring rain to spend all morning mucking out a stable. As for those majestic, magisterial truck-horses of the docks, I would as soon think of striking a judge on the bench, as to lay violent hand upon their holy hides. All the sounds dear to a horseman were around me - the snort of the horses as they cleared their throats, the gentle swish of their tails, the tinkle of irons as we flung the saddles over their backs - little sounds of no importance, but they stay in the unconscious library of memory. ~Mark Twain The horses paw and prance and neigh, Fillies and colts like kittens play, And dance and toss their rippled manes Shining and soft as silken skeins;.
Cunninghame Graham, letter to Theodore Roosevelt, 1917 Even an E-type Jaguar looks merely flash beside a really smart pony and trap. ~Rita Mae Brown A man on a horse is spiritually as well as physically bigger than a man on foot. ~Attributed to Edward Plantagenet Thanks to Betsy Caldwell for submitting some of these quotes. The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful if there were no dark valleys to traverse. ~Yiddish Proverb 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. But all I could get from them was the mere recognition of a friendly neigh; though I would stake much upon it that, could I have spoken in their language, I would have derived from them a good deal of valuable information touching the docks, where they passed the whole of their dignified lives.
The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation. ~Attributed to the Claddaugh Gypsies of Galway When the storm clouds in the west Are quickly gathering The ponies they run wild there Before it rains You'll see their sleek dark bodies Brightly gleaming You know the fire is flying through Their brains. ~Pam Brown The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire. Eleven-hundred pounds of raw muscle, power, grace, and sweat between your legs - it's something you just can't get from a pet hamster. ~Gerald Raferty I bless the hoss from hoof to head - From head to hoof, and tale to mane! Lichtenberg Love is like the wild rose-briar; Friendship like the holly-tree. ~Author Unknown In riding a horse we borrow freedom.
I mean, im a not an expert on the gay sex thing, but I think the first time at least you should be on the ground. Imagination led Franklin to discover electricity. He would also journey into Spain, where his very name would become the designation for gentleman, a caballero, a man of the horse. There is nothing so quick, nothing more patient. Here, where grace is served with muscle And strength by gentleness confined He serves without servility; he has fought without enmity. ~Mexican Proverb The wagon rests in winter, the sleigh in summer, the horse never. The Chief® Dark Horse® has a v twin engine.
~Pam Brown Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, Friendship without envy, Or beauty without vanity? ~Beryl Markham I can always tell which is the front end of a horse, but beyond that my art is not above the ordinary. He said they understand a hell of a lot more than we think they do. ~Author Unknown He's of the colour of the nutmeg. Its not a big deal that your former enemies are opening a restaurant here. They eat grass, make love, work when they have to, bear their young. Dan isn't really sure how that happened, and he's not at all confident that it's a good idea. Because those parts had the most change in playing someone who was both light and dark, sort of Jekyl and Hyde.
I suppose that's why I prefer horses. But the horses just keep grazing and Tat continues. A horse is at least human, for God's sake. Don't be afraid of experience, because the more experience you have, the more mature you become. I am sick with envy of them. I wanted people to know who I am based on my music, not on what they read in the tabloids. ~Helen Thomson It takes a good deal of physical courage to ride a horse.
Isn't that always the way? ~Sherwood Anderson Somewhere in time's own space There must be some sweet pastured place Where creeks sing on and tall trees grow Some paradise where horses go, For by the love that guides my pen I know great horses live again. We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal, and then leap in the dark to our success. When you're my age, you splatter. Russell I go about looking at horses and cattle. It is an emotional experience of the kind that is spoiled by words.
Then he remembers that he's talking to a fifteen-year-old girl. We do not always win the race By only running right; We have to tread the mountain's base Before we reach its height. ~Author Unknown Heaven is high and earth wide. Fields Riding: The art of keeping a horse between you and the ground. If I can't make it through one door, I'll go through another door - or I'll make a door. The brakes are more easily checked.
I get it at about forty cents a flask, and take it as required. I can see a God-made world, not a manmade world. ~Author Unknown A Horseman should know neither fear, nor anger. The sky has been dark ever since the war began. Howard's Richie character, once the lead of the series, now largely.
His First Voyage, 1849 The horse is God's gift to mankind. Du Bois Spring was moving in the air above and in the earth below and around him, penetrating even his dark and lowly little house with its spirit of divine discontent and longing. Winkler, absolutely flying in this season, is lean, mean, and constantly trying not to crack up at his own lines, as well as at the effect his character has on the. Supremely confident in his craft, he's got the Fonzie character nailed, and you can tell he's just as astounded as everybody else in the cast that this role was rapidly becoming a national, cultural phenomenon. Maybe she shouldn't be the arbiter of what's simple or complicated. ~Author Unknown God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are no horses. They see through us at a glance.