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"The Chinese tell time by 'The Year of the Horse' or 'The Year of the Dragon.' I tell time by 'The Year of the Back' and 'The Year of the Elbow.' This year it's 'The Year of the Ulnar Nerve.' Someone once asked me if I had any physical incapacities of my own. 'Sure I do,' I said. 'One big one - Jim Palmer.'" - Earl Weaver

"My little horse must think it queer To stop without a farmhouse near Between the woods and frozen lake The darkest evening of the year." - Robert Frost

"The horse-laugh indicates brutality of character." - Johann Kaspar Lavater

"The horse, the horse! The symbol of surging potency and power of movement, of action." - D H Lawrence

"A man sentenced to death obtained a reprieve by assuring the king he would teach his majesty's horse to fly within the year - on the condition that if he didn't succeed, he would be put to death at the end of the year. "Within a year," the man explained later, "the king may die, or I may die, or the horse may die. Furthermore, in a year, who knows? Maybe the horse will learn to fly." My philosophy is like that man's. I take the long-range view." - Bernard Baruch

"Is he on his horse? O happy horse, to bear the weight of Antony!" - William Shakespeare

"The reason I am unemployed for six months out of every year is because I have to turn down most of the films I'm offered. If I didn't, I'd only ever play a dark, satanic count on a horse." - Rufus Sewell

"When I conducted a beer-rating session last year, I wrote that most American beers taste as if they were brewed through a horse. That offended many people in the American beer industry, as well as patriots who thought I was being subversive in praising foreign beers. I have just read a little-known study of American beers. So I must apologize to the horse. At least with a horse, we'd know what we're getting." - Mike Royko

"The fault of the horse is put on the saddle." - George Herbert

"The human worker will go the way of the horse." - Wassily Leontief

"The ear of the bridled horse is in the mouth." - Horace

"Be wary of the horse with a sense of humor." - Pam Brown

"Generosity is often the stalking horse of control." - Anne Truitt

"The white horse of heroin will ride you to hell." - James Brown

"Honor lies in the mane of a horse." - Herman Melville

"The speed of a runaway horse counts for nothing." - Jean Cocteau

"I wish my horse had the speed of your tongue." - William Shakespeare

"You were a lord if you had a horse... Far back, far back in our dark soul the horse prances... The horse, the horse! The symbol of surging potency and power of movement, of action, in man." - David Herbert Lawrence

"The ox longs for the gaudy trappings of the horse; the lazy pack-horse would fain plough." - Horace

"I'd like to play a horse, many people think I already have. Either end of the horse would be fine." - Dawn French

"There is a horse here-the furthest north of any horse, and he eats fish and travels on snowshoes." - Will Rogers

"There is a sociology of horses, as well as a psychology. It is most evident in the world of horse racing, where many horses are gathered together, where year after year, decade after decade, they do the same, rather simple thing - run in races and try to win." - Jane Smiley

"How the horse dominated the mind of the early races especially of the Mediterranean! You were a lord if you had a horse. Far back, far back in our dark soul the horse prances...The horse, the horse! The symbol of surging potency and power of movement, of action in man!" - D H Lawrence

"Mitt Romney had a horse competing in the Olympics. He didn't win. But next year, he'll be competing in 'Dancing with the Stars.'" - David Letterman

"There is an event once a year that I'm able to sing at, through 'Passions,' in Tennessee. That's always fun. We perform at the Wild Horse Saloon." - Lindsay Hartley

"He is called the horse" - Anna Sewell

"Find your horse. Discover the direction the horse is going. Ride the horse in that direction." - Peter Mcwilliams

"The profession of music is lacking in horse sense, not only because the commonplace variety of horse is absent from its operations, but because parts of the horse are noticeably present." - Harry Partch

"The ox longs for the gaudy trappings of the horse; the lazy pack-horse would fain plough. [We envy the position of others, dissatisfied with our own.]" - Horace

"Before the gods that made the gods Had seen their sunrise pass, The White Horse of the White Horse Vale Was cut out of the grass." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Before the gods that made the gods Had seen their sunrise pass, The White Horse of the White Horse Vale Was cut out of the grass." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"For want of a naile the shoe is lost, for want of a shoe the horse is lost, for want of a horse the rider is lost." - George Herbert

"For want of a nail the shoe is lost, for want of a shoe the horse is lost, for want of a horse the rider is lost." - Proverbs

"The domestic horse world needs to usher in a new order of horsemanship, based upon the paradigm of the natural horse and rider." - Jaime Jackson

"The right, uplifted foreleg of the horse Suggested that, at the final funeral, The music halted and the horse stood still." - Wallace Stevens

"When from behind me, a young woman of 25 uttered the following, it was the dumbest thing I have ever heard in my life until Dan Quayle was elected Vice President of the United States. She said, if it weren't for my horse, I wouldn't have spent that year in college." - Lewis Black

"The best thing for the inside of a man, is the outside of a horse." - R. F. Delderfield

"The horse is prepared against the day of battle, but safety is of the Lord." - Bible

"...But why discourse Upon the Virtues of the Horse? They are too numerous to tell Save when you have a Horse to Sell." - Josh Billings

"There's nothing... so good for the inside of a man as the outside of a horse." - Proverbs

"A 20-pound weight on the back of a small horse is more damaging than a 20-pound weight on a very big horse." - Grover Norquist

"Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The horse is, like man, the most beautiful and the most miserable of creatures." - Rosa Bonheur

"Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"The horse I bet on was so slow, the jockey kept a diary of the trip." - Henny Youngman

"A horse herd was, in its very essence, the manifestation of the expression 'It's always something." - Jane Smiley

"Never, ever get satisfied; keep the carrot in front of the horse." - Jack Lalanne

"A good horse runs with seeing just the shadow of the whip." - Gautama Buddha

"That absolute pure honesty of the horse, man that's just the greatest thing there is" - Buck Brannaman

"It is easy to conquer the world from the back of a horse." - Genghis Khan

"Riding: The art of keeping a horse between you and the ground." - Anonymous

"The horse through all its trials has preserved the sweetness of paradise in its blood." - Johannes Jensen

"A slow horse does not always reach the end of the journey." - Robert Jordan

"The horse stares at its captor, barely remembering the free kicks of youth." - Mason Cooley

"Of the horse I will say nothing because I know the times." - Leonardo Da Vinci

"Half of the failures in life come from pulling one's horse when he is leaping." - Thomas Hood

"A dark horse, which had never been thought of, rushed past the grandstand in sweeping triumph." - Benjamin Disraeli

"There is nothing so good to make a horse fat, as the eye of his master." - Diogenes Laertius

"Any poll is a picture of an unfinished horse race except the Election Day polls." - William J Clinton

"There is no need of spurs when the horse is running away." - Publilius Syrus

"At each stage of work the horse must be taken to his limit, but never over." - Walter Zettl

"I come from the school of That Horse is Not Dead." - Tom Hanks

"Syrian refugees might be Isis, they may be the great Trojan horse of all time." - Donald Trump

"There is just as much horse sense as ever, but the horses have most of it." - Anonymous

"The profession of book-writing makes horse-racing seem like a solid, stable business." - John Steinbeck

"Every system of horsemanship practiced in the horse world today should come into scrutiny." - Jaime Jackson

"For God took a handful of blizzard snow, blew on it and created the horse." - Elyne Mitchell

"Learning to domesticate the horse was a sort of energy revolution." - David Christian

"The labourer's muscle is that of a cart-horse, his motions lumbering and slow." - Richard Jefferies

"The profession of book writing makes horse racing seem like a solid, stable business." - John Steinbeck

"The horse seems to wanna please the human and so many times if the human is' much of a leader well then the horse has gotta do it's own thinking. The horse is' really designed very well to be the leader but just because the horse is responding to ya, I do' really think of it as it succumbing to you. I think it's more of the horse sort of joining you, being more of a partner." - Buck Brannaman

"The horse seems to wanna please the human and so many times if the human isn't much of a leader well then the horse has gotta do it's own thinking. The horse isn't really designed very well to be the leader but just because the horse is responding to ya, I don't really think of it as it succumbing to you. I think it's more of the horse sort of joining you, being more of a partner." - Buck Brannaman

"When a horse falls, foam comes out of its mouth. When it falls, the legs of the horse thrash and the horse is no good... So somebody shoots it. The horse turns into glue. A machine puts the glue into bottles and children squeeze the bottles to get the glue out and stick bits of paper onto cards. Glue gets on the children's hands and the children eat the glue. And the children become the horse." - Maureen Medved

"If it weren't for my horse, I wouldn't have spent that year in college." - Lewis Black

"If it were' for my horse, I would' have spent that year in college." - Lewis Black

"I'm a horse of a man!" - Jeremy Clarkson

"Religion needs a baptism of horse sense." - Billy Sunday

"I got on a horse when I was about 12 years of age, and started galloping around. my mother came up said "where did you learn to ride a horse?" I said "this is the first time I've ever been on a horse" I just knew, I just felt the horse." - William Shatner

"While the grass groweth the horse starveth." - John Heywood

"The grey mare is the better horse." - John Heywood

"Don't put the cart before the horse." - John Heywood

"I was the horse and the rider..." - May Swenson

"The difference between an author and a horse is that the horse doesn't understand the horse dealer's language." - Max Frisch

"Be yourself. A horse without the lancer is still a horse; a lancer without the horse is just a man." - Stanislaw Jerzy Lec

"This time of year, I live and breathe the beach. My cheeks feel raw with the wind throwing sand against them. My thighs sting from the friction of the saddle. My arms ache from holding up two thousand pounds of horse. I have forgotten what it is like to be warm and what a full night's sleep feels like and what my name sounds like spoken instead of shouted across yards of sand. I am so, so alive." - Maggie Stiefvater

"This time of year, I live and breathe the beach. My cheeks feel raw with the wind throwing sand against them. My thighs sting from the friction of the saddle. My arms ache from holding up two thousand pounds of horse. I have forgotten what it is like to be warm and what a full night's sleep feels like and what my name sounds like spoken instead of shouted across yards of sand. I am so, so alive." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Put it back in the horse!" - H Allen Smith

"Man was created to complete the horse." - Edward Abbey

"The horse does not eat cucumber salad" - Johann Philipp Reis

"A scab'd horse cannot abide the comb." - George Herbert

"The willing horse is always overworked." - Charles Darwin

"When the horse is dead, get off." - Anonymous

"The horse is God's gift to mankind." - Proverbs

"I ended the war a horse ahead." - Nathan Bedford Forrest

"He's sort of a homeless horse," I said. "I'm leaving for the airport in two seconds, and I wo' be back for a couple days. You can put the horse in the garage, but I do' want that horse in my apartment." "Who would put a horse in an apartment? That's dumb." "Where's the horse staying now?" "My apartment." "I can always count on you to brighten my day," Ranger said. And he disconnected." - Janet Evanovich

"He's sort of a homeless horse," I said. "I'm leaving for the airport in two seconds, and I won't be back for a couple days. You can put the horse in the garage, but I don't want that horse in my apartment." "Who would put a horse in an apartment? That's dumb." "Where's the horse staying now?" "My apartment." "I can always count on you to brighten my day," Ranger said. And he disconnected." - Janet Evanovich

"When people see a strong horse and a weak horse, by nature they will like the strong horse." - Osama Bin Laden

"I was posing as a 9-year-old girl who was a blue-ribbon prizewinner; she rode on a Shetland pony, the small horse that was the appropriate size for her." - Cynthia Nixon

"Beware the horns of a bull, the heels of the horse, and the smile of an Englishman." - James Joyce

"2010 Foursquare Mayor Of The Year" - Baratunde Thurston

"O Winter, ruler of the inverted year!" - William Cowper

"From the calm morning, the end will come when of the dancing horse the number of circles will be nine." - Nostradamus

"The substitution of the internal combustion engine for the horse marked a very gloomy milestone in the progress of mankind." - Winston Churchill

"Behind me, I heard a young woman of 25 say, "If it were' for my horse, I would' have spent that year in college." Now, I'm gonna repeat that, because it bears repeating. "If it weren't for my horse..." as in, giddyup, giddyup, let's go - "I wouldn't have spent that year in college," which is a degree-granting institution. Don't think about that too long, or BLOOD will shoot out your NOSE!" - Lewis Black

"Behind me, I heard a young woman of 25 say, "If it weren't for my horse, I wouldn't have spent that year in college." Now, I'm gonna repeat that, because it bears repeating. "If it weren't for my horse..." as in, giddyup, giddyup, let's go - "I wouldn't have spent that year in college," which is a degree-granting institution. Don't think about that too long, or BLOOD will shoot out your NOSE!" - Lewis Black

"The Lord's mercy often rides to the door of our heart upon the black horse of affliction." - Charles Spurgeon

"The hooves of the horse! Oh! witching and sweet is the music earth steals from the iron-shod feet; no whisper of love, no trilling of bird, can stir me as hooves on the horse have stirred." - William Henry Ogilvie

"You took care of your horse, and your horse took care of you." - Elton Gallegly

"I grew up in the prolonged survival of the great age of the horse, with harness and saddle and sleigh bells and horse pictures, not as antiques but the facts of our lives." - Paul Engle

"The wind flew. God told to wind to condense itself and out of the flurry came the horse. But with the spark of sprit the horse flew by the wind itself." - Marguerite Henry

"If horse racing is the sport of kings, then drag racing must be the sport of queens." - Bert Sugar

"The horse saved my life, so that's kind of why I'll spend the rest of mine trying to help them." - Buck Brannaman

"MUSTANG, n. An indocile horse of the western plains. In English society, the American wife of an English nobleman." - Ambrose Bierce

"A cowboy is a hired hand on the middle of a horse contemplating the hind end of a cow." - Edward Abbey

"The stag of Texas, reclining in midnight lair, is startled from his slumbers by the hoofstroke of a horse." - Thomas Mayne Reid

"He is a male butterfly without the wings - the same kind of grace of a very young horse, so angular." - Mikhail Baryshnikov

"If horse racing is the sport of kings, then drag racing must be the sport of queens." - Bert R. Sugar

"There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man." - Winston Churchill

"I've often said there's nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse." - Ronald Reagan

"The bones of the story of 'War Horse' is a love story. That's what makes it universal." - Steven Spielberg

"Never ride your horse more than five-and-thirty miles a day, always taking more care of him than of yourself; which is right and reasonable, seeing as how the horse is the best animal of the two." - George Henry Borrow

"A little neglect may breed mischief... for want of a nail the shoe was lost; for want of a shoe the horse was lost; and for want of a horse the rider was lost." - Benjamin Franklin

"In school, I was a genius of the year preceding the year I was in, every year." - Sean Penn

"What's the name of the birth defect you have, trampled by a horse during the 2nd trimester?" - Jim Norton

"In the Christianity of Christendom the Cross has become something like the child's hobby-horse and trumpet." - Soren Kierkegaard

"In the Christianity of Christendom the Cross has become something like the child's hobby-horse and trumpet." - Soren Kierkegaard

"To horse and away To the heart of the fray! Fling care to the Devil for one merry day!" - William Henry Ogilvie

"Bring forth the horse! - the horse was brought; In truth, he was a noble steed, A Tartar of the Ukraine breed, Who look'd as though the speed of thought Were in his limbs." - Lord Byron

"Make it a habit to praise the horse when the horse yields." - Nuno Oliveira

"All in green went my love of riding on a great horse of gold into the silver dawn." - E E Cummings

"A horse walks into a bar, and the barman says "Why the long face?". The horse replies: "I'm deeply troubled by the anthropomorphic aspects of my existence and the extent to which I am now protected by law."" - Bill Bailey

"The most amusing thing about a pantomime horse is the necessity of having to shoot it twice." - Steve Aylett

"The spirited horse, which will of itself strive to beat in the race, will run still more swiftly if encouraged." - Ovid

"Go not my horse the better, I must become a borrower of the night For a dark hour or twain." - William Shakespeare

"Love is a boaster at heart, who cannot hide the stolen horse without giving a glimpse of the bridle." - Mary Renault

"For the first 40 yards I am one of the fastest guys. After that, it's a horse race." - Ray Rice

"There was a typewriter buried alive in that horse, the one I road to get out of the flood." - Buddy Wakefield

"The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged." - Ovid

"Wagon is the bread-earning horse of the Railways. Load it adequately. Make it run and don't stable it." - Lalu Prasad Yadav

"Misty of Chincoteague', 'The Black Stallion', the 'Saddle Club' books, I read 'em all. I was horse-crazy." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Wine it is the milk of Venus, And the poet's horse accounted: Ply it and you all are mounted." - Ben Jonson

"'Misty of Chincoteague', 'The Black Stallion', the 'Saddle Club' books, I read 'em all. I was horse-crazy." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Every time you interact with a horse, you are teaching the horse." - Buck Brannaman

"Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people." - W C Fields

"Every collectivist revolution rides in on a Trojan horse of "Emergency". It was a tactic of Lenin, Hitler and Mussolini.... The invasion of New Deal Collectivism was introduced by this same Trojan horse." - Herbert Hoover

"Every collectivist revolution rides in on a Trojan horse of Emergency. It was a tactic of Lenin, Hitler and Mussolini... The invasion of New Deal Collectivism was introduced by this same Trojan horse." - Herbert Hoover

"If I had a horse buck with me now, I'm a little disappointed. It's not the end of the world, but I'm a little disappointed if I couldn't keep the horse out of trouble, whereas it used to be a source of pride, and now it's sort of source of shame if I let the horse get lost." - Buck Brannaman

"If I had a horse buck with me now, I'm a little disappointed. It's not the end of the world, but I'm a little disappointed if I could' keep the horse out of trouble, whereas it used to be a source of pride, and now it's sort of source of shame if I let the horse get lost." - Buck Brannaman

"To win the Kentucky Derby is the goal of every trainer, every hot-walker, every backside person. They may be just rubbing on a horse, or hot-walking a horse, but they wonder if they could win the Kentucky Derby." - Bob Lewis

"You're a stubborn, ill-trained horse." she said The horse snorted and walked towards the North Road of his own volition. "Hey!" Karigan pulled back on the reins. "Whoa. Who do you think is in charge here?" - Kristen Britain



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