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Top 100 Quotes About Horses

#1. Ling offered him the last slice of melon. "Sorry. I ate everything. I'm starving. I could eat a horse. And I love horses. Beautiful creatures. But I'd eat one whole. Raw."
"I'd settle for eggs and bacon," Gabriel said. - Author: G.L. Breedon
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#2. If wishes were horses, paupers would ride. If the queen had balls, she'd be king. If I didn't have to WORK, I'd write stories all day. - Author: Suki Michelle
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#3. Great dressage demands more than skill; it engages a rider's inner wisdom and his ability to communicate with a mount in the silent language of horsemanship. - Author: Elizabeth Letts
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#4. Don't you own a pair of riding pants?"
Tucker shook her head, wondering how fast horses were.
Lorelei shot her sister a harsh glare. "Why does it seem as if she's never ridden a day in her life?"

Vivian crossed her arms. "Because I brought her to a manor, not a stable. - Author: Emory Sharplin
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#5. You guys on the white horses keep trying to save women in distress, not realizing you just end up with a distressed woman. - Author: Laura Schlessinger
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#6. I can't follow behind Terrowic's horse," I protested. "The smell will be unbearable." "All horses smell the same," Kippenger replied. But I eyed Terrowic. "I wasn't talking about the horse. - Author: Jennifer A. Nielsen
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#7. The Stones are not the world's greatest band. Not even the world's second greatest band. What they are is the world's most overrated band. And it wasn't Keith or Mick who wrote "Wild Horses". It was Gram Parsons. - Author: Jo Nesbo
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#8. If novels and stories are bulletins from the progressive states of ignorance a writer passes through over the years, observations and opinions about horses are all the more so, since horses are more mysterious than life and harder to understand. - Author: Jane Smiley
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#9. When the mood takes me, I like to be a man of action. I like to windsurf and ski, and most of all I love to ride horses. The wilder and faster the better! - Author: Andrea Bocelli
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#10. Horses are prey animals, and most of the other animals that I've shot are predators. If you act mellow with predators, they know that they can kill you, so they are cool, but if you work with prey, they think that you're going to kill them at any moment. - Author: Jill Greenberg
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#11. I played a great horse yesterday! It took seven horses to beat him. - Author: Henny Youngman
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#12. All I say is, nobody has any business to go around looking like a horse and behaving as if it were all right. You don't catch horses going around looking like people, do you? - Author: Dorothy Parker
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#13. In 'We Were the Mulvaneys,' animals are almost as important as people. I wanted to show the tenderness in our relationships with cats, dogs, and horses. Especially cats. - Author: Joyce Carol Oates
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#14. I pretended to be a Cheyenne guide. I pretended to be a prairie woman. I pretended Henry was my old-timey husband taking me to our new homestead. I leaned down and patted Trouble's neck. "Good boy," I said. "Trusty steed. - Author: Laura Anderson Kurk
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#15. In Isleta the rainbow was a crack in the universe. We saw the barest of all life that is possible. Bright horses rolled over and over the dusking sky. - Author: Joy Harjo
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#16. Personality is like a charioteer with two headstrong horses, each wanting to go in different directions. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#17. Hmm ... " Jason snapped his fingers. "I can call a friend for a ride."
Percy raised his eyebrows. "Oh, yeah? Me too. Let's see whose friend gets here first. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#18. After an unremitting and severe labour of two days, we returned to our old encampment with the loss of some of my horses, and my men excessively fatigued. - Author: William Henry Ashley
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#19. I gallop and jump and ride young horses with intense pleasure. - Author: Jane Smiley
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#20. Scobe's Tenth Law: In all endeavors, in all aspects of life, there are more horses asses than horses! - Author: Frank Scoblete
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#21. The Indians began to be troublesome all around me, killing and wounding cattle, stealing horses, and threatening to attack us. I was obliged to make campaigns against them and punish them. - Author: John Sutter
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#22. You've gone far away to a place with no horses and very little grass, and you're studying how to write a story with a happy ending. If you can write that ending for yourself, maybe you can come back. - Author: Jennifer Echols
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#23. I have never had more pleasure than riding a horse naked at a fast gallop across an empty landscape. Riding is life. They rest is just pedestrian. - Author: Chloe Thurlow
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#24. Those horses must have been Spanish jennets, born of mares mated with a zephyr; for they went as swiftly as the wind, and the moon, which had risen at our departure to give us light, rolled through the sky like a wheel detached from its carriage ... - Author: Theophile Gautier
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#25. With my heart thumping, I froze up. I didn't dance. I was born with two left feet and they only worked together in the saddle. "Come on," Casey urged and grabbed my hand. "I wore my steel-toe boots. You can stand on my feet for all I care. - Author: Brittney Joy
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#26. If the virgin Mary had an abortion, I'd still be carried in a chariot of stampeding horses. - Author: Nas
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#27. If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses. - Author: Henry Ford
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#28. If wishes were fishes we'd all be throwing nets. If wishes were horses we'd all ride. - Author: Douglas Horton
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#29. The grasses toss and shimmy. The horses nicker. Madame Manec says, almost whispering, "Now that I think about it, child, I expect heaven is a lot like this. - Author: Anonymous
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#30. Three of them, dressed in silvery gray, on three horses - one black, one white, and the third red. - Author: Holly Black
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#31. It's easy to talk to a horse if you understand his language. Horses stay the same from the day they are born until the day they die. They are only changed by the way people treat them. - Author: Laura Hillenbrand
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#32. I imagine horses in the engine, their manes flying, their breaths steaming, their nostrils flaring as they gallop. - Author: Jenny Downham
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#33. My parents wanted me to grow up around horses and open spaces. - Author: Schuyler Fisk
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#34. My kids are one, three, five and eight, and we are all horsey. The kids have got their ponies and can ride. Our foundation mare is special to our hearts. She was one of my first ever horses. She was my first ever winner at Chester, which is also special, and she's just the apple of our eyes, really. - Author: Michael Owen
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#35. As to myself, if I were not a Calvinist, I think I should have no more hope of success in preaching to men, than to horses or cows. - Author: John Newton
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#36. The Bible makes it clear that every time that there is a story of faith, it is completely original. God's creative genius is endless. - Author: Eugene H. Peterson
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#37. Man is a distance runner as a consequence of hundreds of thousands of years of chasing antelopes, horses, elephants, wild cattle, and deer. - Author: Paul Shepard
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#38. A man's greatest work is to break his enemies, to drive them before him, to take from them all the things that have been theirs, to hear the weeping of those who cherished them, to take their horses between his knees and to press in his arms the most desirable of their women. - Author: Genghis Khan
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#39. A statesman, we are told, should follow public opinion. Doubtless, as a coachman follows his horses; having firm hold on the reins and guiding them. - Author: Augustus Hare
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#40. You read the stories about horses being starved at Santa Anita, but a horse can't starve at Santa Anita! I mean, there's just bags of carrots all over the place; food is everywhere. They don't starve any horses! - Author: Kevin Dunn
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#41. Without good horses, you are nothing. In polo, it's 70 per cent horse, 30 per cent rider. And I have the best horses. - Author: Adolfo Cambiaso
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#42. I ride horses once in a while, but I'm no expert. I hold on for dear life. - Author: Emily Robison
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#43. Vacations in my family are rare events squeezed between races. I can count them on one hand, and even those amount to only a few hours each. Shopping in Los Angeles. Sinking my toes into snow white sand in Florida. They are tiny slips of memory strung around horses. - Author: Mara Dabrishus
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#44. We're wild horses. We're going to eat your food, knock down your tent and poop on your shoes. We're protected by federal law, just like Richard Nixon. - Author: Dave Barry
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#45. You shouldn't have any betting in the locker room at all, whether it's baseball or it's horses. You can't beat the horses. You can't beat any kind of gambling because they have the odds. - Author: George Steinbrenner
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#46. Yeah, but that doesn't mean it couldn't make it this far. Could be drugs, could be sex trade, could be horses."
"If the next option is sex with horses, I need you to stop right there."
"We're not in that part of Texas."
"I bet you look hot in the hat though."
"Stop trying to distract me! - Author: Abigail Roux
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#47. Some small and very specialized breeding operations bred saddle horses for hunter and jumper competitions - these tended to be small-scale operations owned by wealthy private breeders who kept one or two horses at stud. - Author: Elizabeth Letts
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#48. And my father?"
Brian's grin flashed. "I like thinking that's where I got the fifty.I told him he's better off sticking with the horses."
Keeley's brow rose. "And his response to that?"
"Isn't something I can repeat in polite company. - Author: Nora Roberts
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#49. I got quite bored, serving in the bar. Since I was there, the customers wouldn't talk about women, and with half their subject matter denied them, it was: horses, silence; horses, silence. - Author: Bernadette Devlin
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#50. I love to play games. I really like football, and I also like to ride horses. - Author: Mary-Kate Olsen
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#51. Sometimes, it's not so bad to listen to some one talk about weapons or horses - or medicine. Honestly, when someone is trying to talk to you about those things, the important thing they're always saying is that they care enough about what you think to try to share themselves with you. - Author: Breeana Puttroff
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#52. This rebel would but toss his head, and men,slaves,horses, towers ... all the accursed levels above him ... would come tumbling down. God always works in this way. Deep in the foundations of wrong he buries the small despised cry of justice. - Author: Nikos Kazantzakis
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#53. Leisure is gone,
gone where the spinning-wheels are gone, and the pack-horses, and the slow wagons, and the peddlers, who brought bargains to the door on sunny afternoons. - Author: George Eliot
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#54. All the tired horses in the sun How'm I supposed to get any ridin' done? Hmm. - Author: Bob Dylan
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#55. Dear Brigan, she thought to herself. People want incongruous, impossible things. Horses do, too. - Author: Kristin Cashore
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#56. I didn't grow up around wild horses, no. But I've appreciated their beauty and their power ever since I can remember. - Author: Ricky Schroder
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#57. Horses pretty much broke as a record in England. - Author: Patti Smith
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#58. Now I have an agent, a manager, a lawyer, a publicist, all the king's horses and all the king's men. - Author: Christian McKay
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#59. The silence of a place where there were once horses
is a mountain
and I have seen by lightning that ever mountain
once fell from the air
ringing
like the chime of an iron shoe ... - Author: W.S. Merwin
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#60. Think when we talk of horses, that you see them Printing their proud hoofs i' the receiving earth; For 'tis your thoughts that now must deck our kings, Carry them here and there; jumping o'er times, Turning the accomplishment of many years Into an hour-glass: - Author: William Shakespeare
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#61. May the time come when rich men and great men would think it an honor to support whole stations of missionaries in Africa, instead of spending their money on hounds and horses. - Author: David Livingstone
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#62. Owain told me about the beautiful, fair-haired Vesta. It took me several minutes to work out that Vesta was a horse, and that Owain was possibly in love with her. - Author: Alexandra Bracken
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#63. I want to be the best race horse around when I grow up, Mama.
You can be, Charlie, as long as you are willing to try your best and not give up when you have a bad day. - Author: Deanie Humphrys-Dunne
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#64. I grew up around animals [seven horses, dogs and now a pet goldfish named Leila] and I'm rebelling against them not having a natural existence. - Author: Isabel Lucas
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#65. A Beethoven string-quartet is truly, as some one has said, a scraping of horses' tails on cats' bowels, and may be exhaustively described in such terms; but the application of this description in no way precludes the simultaneous applicability of an entirely different description. - Author: William James
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#66. Actors are the jockeys of literature. Others supply the horses, the plays, and we simply make them run. - Author: Ralph Richardson
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#67. A wise man looks upon men as he does on horses; all their comparisons of title, wealth, and place, he consider but as harness. - Author: Robert Cecil
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#68. I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses. - Author: Victor Hugo
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#69. Better than the strength of men and horses is our wisdom. - Author: Xenophanes
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#70. I had to be different ... so I would not be inferior. We could not occupy the same space together. Like horses in a race, I was tired of jostling for position and losing. I chose a different course so that losing would not be an option. - Author: Julianne Donaldson
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#71. ...it wasn't for the love of a man that she took those chances, but for the love of a horse. - Author: Joan Hiatt Harlow
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#72. Don't give your sons money. Give them horses. Many a good son has been ruined through the acquisition of money but no good son has been ruined through the acquisition of horses. Unless they fell and broke their neck, which when taken at the gallop is a very good death to die. - Author: Winston Churchill
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#73. He thinks men like me weak. He thinks me dumb, feeble, subhuman. I was not raised in palaces. I did not ride horses through meadows and eat meals of hummingbird tongues. I was forged in the bowels of this hard world. Sharpened by hate. Strengthened by love. He is wrong. None of them will survive. - Author: Pierce Brown
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#74. When I was really young, I can remember being into fashion, but I was really into horses and sports. - Author: Kendall Jenner
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#75. As they climbed into their saddles, Myron bowed his head and muttered a soft prayer.
"There," Hadrian told Royce, "we've got Maribor on our side. Now you can relax."
"Actually," Myron said sheepishly, "I was praying for the horses. But I will pray for you as well," he added hastily. - Author: Michael J. Sullivan
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#76. For 'Hidalgo,' I just spent as much time around horses as I could, which made sense. - Author: Viggo Mortensen
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#77. The crowd cleared a path for them. They returned to their horses and mounted.
"See?" Roshar said, "wasn't that fun?"
Arin looked ready to shove the prince off his horse. - Author: Marie Rutkoski
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#78. She had horses who were the blue air of the sky. - Author: Joy Harjo
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#79. In England the more horses a nobleman has, the more popular he is. So long as the English are devoted to racing, Socialism has no chance with you. - Author: Otto Von Bismarck
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#80. Any real, beautiful thing in this world shouldn't be tamed or claimed or broken. It should be allowed to be, worked with, not against, appreciated. Don't be afraid of the wild she has left. It makes her special. - Author: Carly Kade
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#81. Got here half an hour ago and had a look, eyeballin' it," Sawyer said. "It's murder, all right. Tell you something else - the sun went down, and it's as dark as the inside of a horses's ass out here."
"You're sure?"
"Well, I've never actually been inside a horses's ass. - Author: John Sandford
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#82. Why do I want my wife to show off her panties when the wind blows? Horses show their behinds, and cows and mules, not humans - Author: Muhammad Ali
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#83. Want a sugar cube? [ ... ] They're supposed to be for the horses, but who cares? They've got years to eat sugar, whereas you and I ... well, if we see something sweet we better grab it quick. [ ... ] You're absolutely terrifying me in that get-up. What happened to the pretty little-girl dresses? - Author: Suzanne Collins
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#84. My heart has become as hard as a city street, the horses trample upon it, it sings like iron, all day long and all night long they beat, they ring like the hooves of time. - Author: Conrad Aiken
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#85. Anybody who finds it easy to make money on the horses is probably in the dog food business. - Author: Franklin P. Jones
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#86. Well, the thing is, I actually have a fear of horses, so I wouldnt make a very good cowboy. - Author: Johnny Christ
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#87. I have no intention of watching undersized Englishmen perched on horses with matchstick legs race along courses planned to amuse Nell Gwynn. - Author: Gilbert Harding
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#88. Stolid pack-animals are much more fit for carrying loads than thoroughbred horses: who ever subdued their noble speed with a heavy burden? - Author: Seneca.
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#89. I grew up loving horses. I was relatively obsessed, starting with my rocking horse at age 2, all the way through my painting and drawing phase. - Author: Diane Lane
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#90. Conformation ... but not much else. Breeding, but too small a heart. You saw it everywhere - in men, in horses, and in women. - Author: Beryl Markham
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#91. Ever since World War I, superior force is no longer measured in terms of men or horses, but in the means to wreak destruction. - Author: Saul David
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#92. A strongly accentuated zoophilism, such as an inordinate love of horses or dogs, throws the emotional nature out of balance; and those who are possessed by it are not likely to care very much for people. - Author: W.E. Woodward
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#93. I had never heard that before; and so poor Rob Roy who was killed at that hunt was my brother! I did not wonder that my mother was so troubled. It seems that horses have no relations; at least they never know each other after they are sold. - Author: Anna Sewell
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#94. You know that expression, 'wild horses couldn't drag me away'? Well, let me tell you, that was obviously made by someone who's never been on the other side of a lead rope when a wild horse starts running. - Author: Terri Farley
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#95. Seems fairly clear that you fix a breed by LIMITING the amount of alien infiltration. You make a race by homogeneity and by avoiding INbreeding ... No argument has ever been sprouted against it. You like it in dogs and horses. - Author: Ezra Pound
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#96. One thing led to another and I didn't have to take tickets any more because I now worked for Mr. Rogers. He said if I was going to take care of his horses than I'd better learn how to ride. He was very kind to me. - Author: Glenn Ford
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#97. I ride my horses three to four times a week. - Author: Eric Roberts
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#98. Thick smoke like a herd of black horses was rising over the massive building and being blown around by the wind. - Author: Ismail Kadare
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#99. It's an impossible castle in an enchanted snowstorm in a haunted forest," I said in a voice slightly more shrill than I had hoped for. "Naturally there are invisible servants to care for the horses." "Naturally." Father sounded as rattled as I, which made me feel a little better. - Author: C.E. Murphy
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#100. My wife and my three kids and my grandchildren are my life, but my horses and my dogs are everything else. - Author: William Shatner
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