1. English
  2. active
  3. affectionate
  4. agile
  5. agreeable
  6. alert
  7. amazing
  8. amusing
  9. anxious
  10. at-the-ready
  11. athletic
  12. awe-inspiring
  13. bareback
  14. beautiful
  15. behavioral
  16. beloved
  17. best
  18. big
  19. bomb-proof
  20. brave
  21. bright
  22. bright-eyed
  23. broke
  24. bull-headed
  25. calm
  26. caring
  27. castrated
  28. challenging
  29. cheeky
  30. cheerful
  31. chubby
  32. clean
  33. clever
  34. clipped
  35. clumsy
  36. cocky
  37. comic
  38. courageous
  39. crafty
  40. crazy
  41. curious
  42. daring
  43. defiant
  44. demanding
  45. dependent
  46. devoted
  47. disobedient
  48. distinctive
  49. dominant
  50. dreamy
  51. eager-to-please
  1. keen
  2. kid-friendly
  3. kindhearted
  4. kingly
  5. laidback
  6. lazy
  7. likable
  8. lithe
  9. little
  10. long-haired
  11. lovable
  12. loved
  13. loving
  14. loyal
  15. magnificent
  16. majestic
  17. mellow
  18. merry
  19. miniature
  20. mischievous
  21. moody
  22. muscled
  23. muscular
  24. naughty
  25. needy
  26. nervous
  27. obedient
  28. obstinate
  29. out to pasture
  30. outgoing
  31. pampered
  32. patient
  33. people-friendly
  34. perfect
  35. personable
  36. playful
  37. pleasant
  38. powerful
  39. pretty
  40. problem-solving
  41. protective
  42. queenly
  43. quick
  44. quiet
  45. quirky
  46. ready-to-please
  47. rebellious
  48. regal
  49. registered
  50. relaxed
  51. rescued
  1. easy-to-train
  2. effortless
  3. elegant
  4. energetic
  5. entertaining
  6. equine
  7. equistrian
  8. faithful
  9. family-friendly
  10. fast
  11. flies through the air
  12. foolish
  13. forgiving
  14. four-legged
  15. free
  16. free-moving
  17. friendly
  18. frisky
  19. fun
  20. funny
  21. furry
  22. fuzzy
  23. gated
  24. gentle
  25. giant
  26. good
  27. good-natured
  28. goofy
  29. gorgeous
  30. greedy
  31. green
  32. grumpy
  33. half-obedient
  34. handsome
  35. happy
  36. hard-working
  37. head-shy
  38. headstrong
  39. healthy
  40. heartwarming
  41. hilarious
  42. horse crazy
  43. huggable
  44. hungry
  45. hyper
  46. hyperactive
  47. in good health
  48. independent
  49. instinctual
  50. intelligent
  51. jolly
  1. rowdy
  2. sassy
  3. scrawny
  4. sensitive
  5. shiny
  6. shod
  7. short-haired
  8. shy
  9. silly
  10. skittish
  11. sleek
  12. sleepy
  13. smart
  14. smelly
  15. sneaky
  16. soft
  17. spirited
  18. spoiled
  19. spoiled rotten
  20. spook-proof
  21. spooky
  22. sporty
  23. spotted
  24. spry
  25. strong
  26. stubborn
  27. submissive
  28. superior
  29. sure-footed
  30. sweet
  31. talented
  32. temperamental
  33. territorial
  34. timid
  35. tough
  36. trail-friendly
  37. trainable
  38. trained
  39. trustworthy
  40. trusty
  41. under saddle
  42. unique
  43. warm
  44. watchful
  45. well-bred
  46. well-trained
  47. western
  48. wild
  49. willing
  50. willing-to-learn
  51. wonderful
  1. affection
  2. agility
  3. alpha horse
  4. animal
  5. antics
  6. apple
  7. arena
  8. athlete
  9. barn
  10. barrel racer
  11. bath
  12. beast
  13. beautiful mover
  14. behavior
  15. best friend
  16. big heart
  17. birth
  18. bit
  19. blanket
  20. board
  21. boots
  22. breast collar
  23. breeches
  24. breed
  25. breeding
  26. breeding stock
  27. bridle
  28. buddy
  29. carrot
  30. chaps
  31. charmer
  32. coat
  33. colic
  34. colt
  35. comedian
  36. command
  37. communication
  38. companion
  39. confirmation
  40. correction
  41. courage
  42. crop
  43. cross country
  44. cross ties
  45. croup
  46. curry comb
  47. devotion
  48. disposition
  49. dream horse
  50. dressage
  51. ears
  52. equestrian
  1. lead rope
  2. learner
  3. leather
  4. leathers
  5. lesson
  6. lesson horse
  7. life companion
  8. listener
  9. live cover
  10. loin
  11. lover
  12. mane
  13. mare
  14. markings
  15. martingale
  16. master
  17. mate
  18. monster
  19. moody mare
  20. mounting block
  21. movement
  22. muscles
  23. muzzle
  24. my baby
  25. nap
  26. napper
  27. obedience
  28. owner
  29. pal
  30. pasture
  31. pedigree
  32. personality
  33. playmate
  34. poll
  35. pony
  36. praise
  37. princess
  38. problem solver
  39. push
  40. queen
  41. quirk
  42. racetrack
  43. reins
  44. rider
  45. riding boots
  46. riding lesson
  47. riding level
  48. riding session
  49. riding therapy
  50. roping
  51. round pen
  52. rump
  1. exercise companion
  2. farm
  3. farrier
  4. fast learner
  5. feathers
  6. feed
  7. feed bucket
  8. feed store
  9. fetlock
  10. filly
  11. flank
  12. flies
  13. fluff ball
  14. fly mask
  15. fly sheet
  16. foal
  17. foaling
  18. four-legged family member
  19. freedom
  20. friend
  21. fur
  22. gate
  23. gelding
  24. gentle giant
  25. girth
  26. good boy
  27. good girl
  28. goofus
  29. grain
  30. habits
  31. half chaps
  32. halter
  33. hard worker
  34. hard/soft correction
  35. hay bale
  36. herd
  37. herd leader
  38. hoof
  39. hoof pick
  40. hooves
  41. horse
  42. horse apparel
  43. horse auction
  44. horse person
  45. horse shoes
  46. horse trailer
  47. hunger
  48. individual
  49. injury
  50. irons
  51. jumper
  52. jumps
  1. saddle bag
  2. saddle pad
  3. shavings
  4. show career
  5. show horse
  6. show off
  7. sleep
  8. smell
  9. snuggler
  10. source of entertainment
  11. sport horse
  12. spring grass
  13. spurs
  14. stable
  15. stable blanket
  16. stall
  17. stall door
  18. stallion
  19. straw
  20. stress reliever
  21. supplements
  22. sweetheart
  23. tail
  24. talker
  25. teacher
  26. teeth
  27. temperament
  28. therapy
  29. therapy horse
  30. thief
  31. timothy & alfalfa
  32. track
  33. trail
  34. trail companion
  35. trailer
  36. trainer
  37. training
  38. training method
  39. treat
  40. turnout
  41. turnout blanket
  42. tyke
  43. vet
  44. veteranarian
  45. vice
  46. wash stall
  47. water bucket
  48. whinny
  49. whip
  50. withers
  51. wormer
  52. yearling
  1. adopt
  2. adore
  3. aims to please
  4. baby
  5. balk
  6. bathe
  7. beg
  8. behave
  9. bite
  10. bolt
  11. bomb-proof
  12. bow the leg
  13. break
  14. breed
  15. brush
  16. buck
  17. buck off
  18. canter
  19. care for
  20. castrate
  21. challenge
  22. challenge the rider
  23. check your diagonal
  24. chew
  25. chomp at the bit
  26. clean
  27. clip
  28. comb
  29. command
  30. communicate
  31. condition leather
  32. condition muscles
  33. correct
  34. crib
  35. crow hop
  36. cuddle
  37. curl up
  38. dance
  39. defend
  40. dig
  41. do tricks
  1. mount
  2. muzzle
  3. neigh
  4. neuter
  5. nuzzle
  6. obey
  7. own
  8. pamper
  9. paw
  10. paw at the ground
  11. pet
  12. pick hooves
  13. play
  14. play with
  15. point
  16. poop
  17. post
  18. practice
  19. praise
  20. prance
  21. protect
  22. provide for
  23. pull
  24. race
  25. rear
  26. rear up
  27. reinforce
  28. respond
  29. reward
  30. ride
  31. ride bareback
  32. roll
  33. romp
  34. rope
  35. rub
  36. run
  37. run and play
  38. run free
  39. saddle
  40. saddle up
  41. saunter
  1. entertain
  2. entrust
  3. exercise
  4. explore
  5. eyes
  6. fall off
  7. feed
  8. fence
  9. fetch
  10. float the teeth
  11. follow
  12. frolic
  13. froth
  14. froth at the bit
  15. give a leg-up
  16. give love
  17. go for a ride
  18. graze
  19. greet
  20. groom
  21. guard
  22. handle
  23. hear
  24. heel
  25. herd
  26. hit the trail
  27. housebreak
  28. hunt
  29. injure
  30. interact
  31. jump
  32. kick
  33. lay down
  34. lead
  35. learn
  36. lick
  37. listen
  38. load into trailer
  39. lope
  40. love
  41. loves back
  1. scratch
  2. shake
  3. shed
  4. shoe
  5. show
  6. show off
  7. show stop
  8. smell
  9. sniff
  10. snooze
  11. snort
  12. snuggle
  13. soar
  14. spay
  15. spoil
  16. spook
  17. spook-proof
  18. sprint
  19. spur
  20. squeal
  21. stop
  22. swat flies
  23. take a lesson
  24. take care of
  25. take the bit
  26. tosses head
  27. train
  28. trot
  29. trust
  30. turnout
  31. verbally praise
  32. walk
  33. wash
  34. water
  35. weave
  36. whinny
  37. whip
  38. whoa
  39. worm
  40. worship
  1. albino
  2. bay
  3. black
  4. blood bay
  5. blue roan
  6. brindle
  7. buckskin
  8. champagne
  9. chestnut
  1. leopard
  2. liver
  3. pain
  4. paint
  5. palamino
  6. pangare
  7. pearl
  8. piebald
  9. pinto
  1. copper
  2. cremello
  3. dappled
  4. dark bay
  5. dun
  6. flaxen
  7. flaxen chesnut
  8. fleabitten gray
  9. golden champagne
  1. roan
  2. salt & pepper gray
  3. silver dapple
  4. sorrel
  5. spotted
  6. steel gray
  7. strawberry roan
  8. white
  1. abused
  2. afraid
  3. afraid of trailer
  4. aggressive
  5. allergic
  6. allergy
  7. annoying
  8. anxious
  9. attached
  10. attacks
  11. bad
  12. bad habits
  13. balk
  14. beg
  15. begger
  16. berserk
  17. bite
  18. biter
  19. biting
  20. bolts
  21. bucks
  22. bull-headed
  23. can't be trusted
  24. chained up
  25. chaser
  26. chases cars
  27. chewer
  28. chews
  29. chubby
  30. clingy
  31. clumsy
  32. colic
  33. covered in mud
  34. crazy
  35. crib
  1. lonely
  2. loner
  3. lost
  4. mean
  5. misbehaved
  6. misbehaves
  7. mischievous
  8. moody
  9. naughty
  10. needy
  11. nervous
  12. neurotic
  13. nip
  14. nipper
  15. noisy
  16. obstinate
  17. odd
  18. overly fearful/timid/shy
  19. overprotective
  20. overweight
  21. overweight
  22. paces
  23. pacing
  24. panics
  25. pees in the house
  26. picky about food
  27. possessive
  28. pulls
  29. pulls on reins
  30. punish
  31. punishment
  32. put down
  33. ratty
  34. rears
  35. rebellious
  1. dangerous
  2. defiant
  3. demanding
  4. destroys
  5. destructive
  6. destructive behavior
  7. dirty
  8. disobedient
  9. disobedient
  10. domineering
  11. dumb as rocks
  12. ex-racehorse
  13. expensive
  14. fall off
  15. fat
  16. fear of crossing water
  17. fearful
  18. feral
  19. frustrating
  20. gets on the bed/furniture
  21. greedy
  22. green
  23. grimy
  24. hard-to-handle
  25. has to pee on everything
  26. head-shy
  27. health issues
  28. high-strung
  29. homeless
  30. hyperactive
  31. ill-behaved
  32. impatient
  33. inbred
  34. jumpy
  35. kick
  1. rowdy
  2. run away
  3. runs away
  4. scared
  5. scared in new environment
  6. scrawny
  7. separation anxiety
  8. skittish
  9. smells bad
  10. smelly
  11. sneaky
  12. split hoof
  13. spoiled
  14. spook
  15. spooked
  16. spooky
  17. stall pacer
  18. stinky
  19. stressful
  20. stressful to own
  21. stubborn
  22. stupid
  23. temperamental
  24. territorial
  25. the strangles
  26. thin
  27. tosses head
  28. unwilling
  29. vices
  30. whine
  31. whiner
  32. wild
  33. yanks
  1. Akhal Teke
  2. Alter Real Horse
  3. American Bashkir Curly
  4. American Paint horse
  5. American Saddlebred Horse
  6. Andalusian
  7. Anglo-Arab
  8. Appaloosa Horse
  9. Arabian Horse
  10. Argentine Criollo Horse
  11. Australian Stock Horse
  12. Azteca Horse
  13. Barb Horse
  14. Bashkir Horse
  15. Boer Horse
  16. Brumby
  17. Buckskin Horse
  18. Budenny Horse
  19. Canadian Horse
  20. Caspian Horse
  21. Chilean Horse
  22. Cleveland Bay
  1. Knabstrupper
  2. Lipizzan Horse
  3. Lusitano
  4. Mangalarga Marchador
  5. Maremma horse
  6. Marwari horse
  7. Miniature Horse
  8. Missouri Fox Trotter
  9. Morgan Horse
  10. Murgese
  11. Mustang
  12. National Show Horse
  13. Norwegian Fjord
  14. Oldenburg Horse
  15. Palomino Horse
  16. Paso Fino Horse
  17. Peruvian Paso
  18. Pinto Horse
  19. Polish Konik
  20. Polo Pony
  21. Pryor Mountain Mustang
  22. Przewalski's Horse
  1. Danish Warmblood
  2. Don Horse
  3. Drum Horse
  4. Dutch Warmblood
  5. Finnhorse
  6. Florida Cracker Horse
  7. French Trotter
  8. Friesian Horse
  9. Gyspy Cob Horse
  10. Hackney Horse
  11. Haflinger
  12. Hanoverian
  13. Holsteiner
  14. Hucul Horse
  15. Hunter Jumper Horses
  16. Iberian Horse
  17. Icelandic Horse
  18. Irish Cob
  19. Irish Draught Horse
  20. Kathiawari
  21. Kiger Mustang
  22. Kinsky Horse
  1. Roadster Horse
  2. Rocky Mountain Horse
  3. Selle Francais
  4. Senner Horse
  5. Shagya Arabian
  6. Shetland
  7. Sorraia
  8. Spanish Barb
  9. Spanish Horse
  10. Spanish Mustang
  11. Sport Horse
  12. Standardbred Horse
  13. Sulphur Springs Mustang
  14. Swedish Warmblood
  15. Tarpan
  16. Tennessee Walking Horse
  17. Thoroughbred Horse
  18. Trakehner
  19. Warmblood
  20. Welsh Cob
  21. Westphalian Warmblood
  22. Wild Horses
  1. Feeling down? Saddle up.
  2. I'll be at the barn!
  1. great/talented/effortless jumper
  2. if you fall off the horse, get right back on
  1. big/powerful/beautiful mover
  2. communicate through the reins/seat/legs
  1. soar/move elegantly/fly under saddle
  2. special relationship between rider and horse
  1. A Hibernian sage once wrote that there are three things a man never forgets: The girl of his early youth, a devoted teacher, and a great horse. -C.J.J. Mullen
  2. A canter is a cure for every evil. -Benjamin Disraeli
  3. A dog may be man's best friend, but the horse wrote history. -Unknown
  4. A good horse makes short miles. -George Elliot
  5. A good rider can hear his horse speak to him, a great rider can hear his horse whisper, but a bad rider won't hear his horse even if it screams at him. -Unknown
  6. A horse can lend its rider the speed and strength he or she lacks, but the rider who is wise remembers it is no more than a loan. -Pam Brown
  7. A horse doesn't care how much you know, until he knows how much you care. -Pat Parelli
  8. A horse is poetry in motion. -Unknown
  9. A horse is the projection of peoples' dreams about themselves - strong, powerful, beautiful - and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence. -Pam Brown
  10. A horse is worth more than riches. -Spanish Proverb
  11. A horse loves freedom, and the weariest old work horse will roll on the ground or break into a lumbering gallop when he is turned loose into the open. -Gerald Raferty
  12. A horse which stops dead just before a jump and thus propels its rider into a graceful arc provides a splendid excuse for general merriment. -Duke of Endinburgh
  13. A horse! a horse! my kingdom for a horse! -William Shakespeare, Richard III
  14. A horseman should know neither fear, nor anger. -James Rarey
  15. A lovely horse is always an experience....It is an emotional experience of the kind that is spoiled by words. -Beryl Markham
  16. A man on a horse is spiritually as well as physically bigger than a man on foot. -John Steinbeck
  17. A man on a horse is spiritually as well as physically bigger than a man on foot. ~John Steinbeck
  18. A pony is a childhood dream, a horse is an adulthood treasure. -Rebecca Carroll
  19. A woman needs two animals - the horse of her dreams and a jackass to pay for it. -Unknown
  20. Again the early-morning sun was generous with its warmth. 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. -Wynford Vaughan-Thomas
  21. All I pay my psychiatrist is the cost of feed and hay, and he'll listen to me any day. -Unknown
  22. And Allah took a handful of southerly wind, blew His breath over it, and created the horse....Thou shall fly without wings, and conquer without any sword. Oh, horse. -Bedouin Legend
  23. Does it really matter what these affectionate people do - so long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses!
  24. 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; being overtaken and slain by the Enemy, all for want of Care about a Horse-shoe Nail. -Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard's Almanack, June 1758
  25. Four things greater than all things are: Women and Horses and Power and War. -Rudyard Kipling
  26. Gipsy gold does not chink and glitter. It gleams in the sun and neighs in the dark. -Claddaugh Gypsies of Galway
  27. God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are no horses. -R.B. Cunninghame Graham
  28. Good people get cheated, just as good horses get ridden. -Chinese Proverb
  29. He flung himself upon his horse and rode madly off in all directions. -Stephen Leacock
  1. He's of the colour of the nutmeg. And of the heat of the ginger....he is pure air and fire; and the dull elements of earth and water never appear in him, but only in patient stillness while his rider mounts him; he is indeed a horse, and all other jades you may call beasts. -William Shakespeare, Henry V
  2. Heaven is high and earth wide. If you ride three feet higher above the ground than other men, you will know what that means. -Rudolf C. Binding
  3. Honor lies in the mane of a horse. -Herman Melville
  4. Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people. -W.C. Fields
  5. Horses and children, I often think, have a lot of the good sense there is in the world. -Josephine Demott Robinson
  6. Horses are uncomfortable in the middle and dangerous at both ends. -Ian Fleming
  7. Horses lend us the wings we lack. -Unknown
  8. I can always tell which is the front end of a horse, but beyond that, my art is not above the ordinary. -Mark Twain
  9. I go about looking at horses and cattle. They eat grass, make love, work when they have to, bear their young. I am sick with envy of them. -Sherwood Anderson
  10. I prefer a bike to a horse. The brakes are more easily checked. -Lambert Jeffries
  11. I'd rather have a goddam horse. A horse is at least human, for God's sake. -J.D. Salinger
  12. I've spent most of my life riding horses. The rest I've just wasted. ~Anonymous
  13. If God made anything more beautiful, he kept it for himself. -Unknown
  14. If the world was truly a rational place, men would ride sidesaddle. -Rita Mae Brown
  15. If you want a stable friendship, get a horse. -Unknown
  16. If your horse says no, you either asked the wrong question, or asked the question wrong. -Pat Parelli
  17. In my opinion, a horse is the animal to have. 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. -Unknown
  18. In riding a horse we borrow freedom. -Helen Thomson
  19. It is not enough for a man to know how to ride; he must know how to fall. -Mexican Proverb
  20. It is not enough for a man to know how to ride; he must know how to fall. ~Mexican Proverb
  21. It takes a good deal of physical courage to ride a horse. This, however, I have. I get it at about forty cents a flask, and take it as required. -Stephen Leacock
  22. It's a lot like nuts and bolts - if the rider's nuts, the horse bolts! -Nicholas Evans
  23. It's always been and always will be the same in the world: The horse does the work and the coachman is tipped. -Unknown
  24. Look back at our struggle for freedom, Trace our present day's strength to it's source; And you'll find that man's pathway to glory Is strewn with the bones of the horse. -Unknown
  25. 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. -C.W. Anderson
  26. Mrs. Patrick Campbell
  27. My horse's feet are as swift as rolling thunder He carries me away from all my fears And when the world threatens to fall asunder His mane is there to wipe away my tears. -Bonnie Lewis
  28. Never approach a bull from the front, a horse from the rear or a fool from any direction. -Cowboy saying
  29. No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle. -Winston Churchill
  30. One reason why birds and horses are happy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses. -Dale Carnegie
  31. Riding: the art of keeping a horse between you and the ground. -Unknown
  32. Sell the cow, buy the sheep, but never be without the horse. ~Irish Proverb
  33. Small children are convinced that ponies deserve to see the inside of the house. -Maya Patel
  34. Speak your mind, but ride a fast horse. -Unknown
  35. Spending that many hours in the saddle gave a man plenty of time to think. That's why so many cowboys fancied themselves Philosophers. -Charles M. Russell
  36. The ass will carry his load, but not a double load; ride not a free horse to death. -Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote
  37. 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. -Samantha Armstrong
  38. 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
  39. The hooves of horses! Oh! witching and sweet Is the music earth steals from the iron-shod feet; No whisper of lover, no trilling of bird, Can stir me as much as hooves of horses Have stirred. -Will H. Ogilvie
  40. The horse is God's gift to mankind. -Arabian Proverb
  41. The horse knows how to be a horse if we will leave him alone... but the riders don't know how to ride. What we should be doing is creating riders and that takes care of the horse immediately. ~Charles de Kunffy
  42. The horse through all its trials has preserved the sweetness of paradise in its blood. -Johannes Jensen
  43. 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. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
  44. The wagon rests in winter, the sleigh in summer, the horse never. -Yiddish Proverb
  45. The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse's ears. -Arabian Proverb
  46. There is just as much horse sense as ever, but the horses have most of it. -Unknown
  47. There is no secret so close as that between a rider and his horse. -Robert Smith Surtees
  48. There is something about riding down the street on a prancing horse that makes you feel like something, even when you ain't a thing. ~Will Rogers
  49. There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man. -Winston Churchill
  50. There's nothing so good for the inside of a man as the outside of a horse. -Ronald Reagan
  51. They say princes learn no art truly but the art of horsemanship. The reason is the brave beast is no flatterer. He will throw a prince as soon as his groom. -Ben Jonson
  52. To me, horses and freedom are synonymous. -Veryl Goodnight
  53. To ride a horse is to ride the sky. -Unknown
  54. Tomorrow, sell your camel and buy a horse. Camels are traitorous: they walk thousands of paces and never seem to tire. Then suddenly, they kneel and die. But horses tire bit by bit. You always know how much you can ask of them, and when it is they are about to die. -Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
  55. Trust in God, but tie your horse. -Anonymous
  56. What he loved in horses was what he loved in men, the blood and the heat of the blood that ran them. -Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses
  57. When God created the horse, he said to the magnificent creature: I have made thee as no other. All the treasures of the earth shall lie between thy eyes. Thou shalt cast thy enemies between thy hooves, but thou shalt carry my friends upon they back. Thy saddle shall be the seat of prayers to me. And thou fly without any wings, and conquer without any sword. ~The Koran
  58. When I bestride him, I soar, I am a hawk: he trots the air; the earth sings when he touches it; the basest horn of his hoof is more musical than the pipe of Hermes. -William Shakespeare, Henry V
  59. When you're young and you fall off a horse, you may break something. When you're my age, you splatter. -Roy Rogers
  60. Where in this wide world can man find nobility without pride, Friendship without envy, Or beauty without vanity? Here, where grace is served with muscle And strength by gentleness confined He serves without servility; he has fought without enmity. There is nothing so powerful, nothing less violent. There is nothing so quick, nothing more patient. -Ronald Duncan, "The Horse," 1954
  61. Wherever man has left his footprint in the long ascent from barbarism to civilization we will find the hoofprint of the horse beside it. -John Moore
  62. You know horses are smarter than people. You never heard of a horse going broke betting on people. -Will Rogers