Personality is like a charioteer with two headstrong horses, each wanting to go in different directions.
You know horses are smarter than people. You never heard of a horse going broke betting on people.will rogers
I have not permitted myself, gentlemen, to conclude that I am the best man in the country; but I am reminded, in this connection, of a story of an old Dutch farmer, who remarked to a companion once that it was not best to swap horses when crossing streams.Abraham Lincoln
A cavalry commander said he had just been given a thousand new men who had never seen a horse and a thousand horses who had never seen a man.
It doesn't matter what you do in the bedroom as long as you don't do it in the street and frighten the horses.Mrs Patrick ne e Beatrice Rose StellaTanner Campbell
Bring on the empty horses!
All I say is, if you cannot ride two horses you have no right in the circus.James Maxton
Muslims shared many of the deep-seated characteristics of the Anglo-Saxon elite—an intuitive resentment of culture, an amicable contempt for women, a proclivity for riding about on horses, a pleasure in discipline, and a covert homophilia.james cameron
Does it really matter what these affectionate people do — so long as they don’t do it in the streets and frighten the horses!beatrice stella campbell
Left home in company with John Dixon to attend the internment of George Stephenson at Chesterfield. I fear he died an unbeliever. When I reflect on my first acquaintance with him and the resulting consequences my mind seems lost in doubt as to the beneficial results — that humanity has been benefited in the diminished use of horses and by the lessened cruelty to them, that much ease, safety, speed, and lessened expense in travelling is obtained, but as to the results and effects of all that railways had led my dear family into, being in any sense beneficial is uncertain.george stephenson
God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are no horses.
His talk was like a stream which runs With rapid change from rock to roses; It slipped from politics to puns; It passed from Mahomet to Moses; Beginning with the laws that keep The planets in their radiant courses, And ending with some precept deep For dressing eels or shoeing horses.winthrop mackworth praed
I don’t understand anything about the ballet; all I know is that during the intervals the ballerinas stink like horses.
It is said that as many days as there are in the whole journey, so many are the men and horses that stand along the road, each horse and man at the interval of a day’s journey; and these are stayed neither by snow nor rain nor heat nor darkness from accomplishing their appointed course with all speed.
Some of my best leading men have been horses and dogs.
"For it is very hard, my lord," said a convicted felon at the bar to the late excellent judge Burnet, "to hang a poor man for stealing a horse." "You are not to be hanged sir," answered my ever-honored and beloved friend, "for stealing a horse, but you are to be hanged that horses may not be stolen."Henry Fielding
How great a quality is horse sense! Someone has defined it as that something which keeps horses from betting on men!vincent massey
If economists wished to study the horse, they wouldn't go and look at horses. They'd sit in their studies and say to themselves, "what would I do if I were a horse?"ronald coase
In England women are still occasionally used instead of horses for hauling canal boats, because the labour required to produce horses and machines is an accurately known quantity, while that required to maintain the women of the surplus population is below all calculation.karl marx
When the land is cultivated entirely by the spade, and no horses are kept, a cow is kept for every three acres of land.
Night's son was driving His golden-haired horses up; Over the eastern firths High flashed their manes.Charles Kingsley
Four things greater than all things are, Women and horses and Power and War.rudyard kipling