Quotes


"Show me your horse and I will tell you who you are"

-Old English saying


"The spirit of the Arab is like the wind;
Try as you might, you cannot capture it,
but, if one can be still enough,
it will enter your heart and capture your soul"

-Unknown


"In riding a horse,
we borrow freedom"

-Helen Thompson, 1943


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

-Unknown


"A good rider can hear his horse speak to him
A great rider can hear his horse whisper"

-Unknown


"For one to fly, one needs only to take the reins"

-Melissa James


"A dog may be a man's best friend... but the horse wrote history"

-Unknown


"Let a horse whisper in your ear and breathe on your heart.
You will never regret it"

-Unknown


"His back, a throne of feathers, will bear you smoothly at the trot and gallop"

-Unknown


"If one induces the horse to assume that carriage which it would adopt of its own
accord when displaying its beauty, then one directs the horse to appear joyous
and magnificent, proud and remarkable for having been ridden"

-Xenophon~400 BC


" A man on a horse is spiritually as well as physically bigger than a man on foot"

-John Steinbeck


"A canter is the cure for every evil"

-Benjamin Disrael


"The horse is God's gift to man"

-Arabian Proverb