Horses Quotes

England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the diverb goes.

Robert Burton

When the land is cultivated entirely by the spade, and no horses are kept, a cow is kept for every three acres of land.

John Stuart Mill

Does it really matter what these affectionate people do so long as they dont do it in the streets and frighten the horses!

Beatrice Stella Tanner Campbell

He was the chief of all the horses; and when he snorted, it was a flash of lightning and his eyes were like the sunset star.

Nicholas Black Elk

The real work of men was hunting meat. The invention of agriculture was a giant step in the wrong direction, leading to serfdom, cities, and empire. From a race of hunters, artists, warriors, and tamers of horses, we degraded ourselves to what we are now: clerks, functionaries, laborers, entertainers, processors of information

Edward Abbey

England is a paradise for women, and hell for horses: Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women.

Robert Burton

I cannot say that I am descended from the bastards of Oliver Cromwell, or his courtiers, or from the Puritans who punish their horses for breaking the Sabbath, or from those who persecuted Quakers and burned the witches.

Matthew Lyon

If wishes were horses, there would be an easy explanation for all this horseshit

Dave Barry

Did you ever see an unhappy horse? Did you ever see 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

Horses change lives. They give our young people confidence and self esteem. They provide peace and tranquility to troubled souls- they give us hope!

Toni Robinson

Horses and children, I often think, have a lot of the good sense there is in the world.

Josephine Demott Robinson

The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire.

Sharon Ralls Lemon

God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are no horses.

R.B. Cunninghame Graham

Beautiful gates, houses and palaces, solidly built forts, elephants, saddled horses, hundreds of thousands of uncounted armies - none of these will go along with anyone in the end, and yet, the fools bother themselves to exhaustion with these, and then die.

Sri Guru Granth Sahib

England is a paradise for women and hell for horses; Italy is a paradise for horses, hell for women, as the proverb goes.

Robert Burton

You know horses are smarter than people. You never heard of a horse going broke betting on people.

Will Rogers

Swordsmen thrust through, and dying in their blood on the arena sand; bulls goring horses disembowelled, made a meeker vision for the public a milder condiment for a people's palate than Vashti torn by seven devils: devils which cried sore and rent the tenement they haunted, but still refused to be exorcised.

Charlotte Bront

Horse sense is a good judgement which keeps horses from betting on people.

W. C. Fields

One reason why birds and horses are happy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses.

Dale Carnegie

As it would be great folly to shoe horses, as Nero did, with gold, so it is to spend time in trifles.

John Mason

Mules are always boasting that their ancestors were horses.

German proverb

I grew up with an idealized version of the sport, that people do it because they love horses. I guess that's just a romantic illusion.

James Hastie

England is the paradise of women, the purgatory of men, and the hell of horses.

John Florio

Such a fatigue of adjectives, a drone of alliterations, a huffing of hyphenated words hurdling the meter like tired horses. Such a faded upholstery of tears, stars, bells, bones, flood and blood†a thud of consonants in tongue, night, dark, dust, seed, wound and wind.

Anatole Broyard

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