Over the centuries, there have been countless quotes spoken about the wonder and uniqueness of the horse. For today’s blog, we’ve compiled a few of our favorites.
“No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.” -Winston Churchill
“The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back.” -Amber Senti
“People ought to stop worrying so much about whispering to their horses and just start listening to them.” -Greg Darnall
“Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.” -John Wayne
“A man on a horse is spiritually, as well as physically, bigger than a man on foot.” -John Steinbeck
“The horse is an archetypal symbol which will always find ways to stir up deep and moving ancestral memories in every human being.” -Paul Mellon
“A horse is the projection of people’s dream about themselves–strong, powerful, beautiful– and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.” -Pam Brown
“My favorite view of the world is the one I get from between my horse’s ears.” -Drowsy Water Wrangler
“When I hear somebody talk about a horse or a cow being stupid, I figure it’s a sure sign that the animal has outfoxed them.” -Tom Dorrance
“We have all forgotten how strange a thing it is that so huge and powerful and intelligent an animal as a horse should allow another, and far more feeble animal, to ride upon its back.” -Peter Gray
“No heaven can heaven be, if my horse isn’t there to welcome me.” -Author Unknown
“A pony is a childhood dream. A horse is an adulthood treasure.” -Rebecca Carroll
“There are many wonderful places in the world, but one of my favorite places is on the back of my horse.” -Rolf Kopfle
“A horse! A horse! My kingdom for a horse!” -William Shakespeare
“There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man.” -Winston Churchill