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It is very easy to be riding on a beautiful sunny afternoon and, while taking a breather, we start relating our passion for horses to life.

  • Philosophy: the rational investigation of the truths and principles of being, knowledge, or conduct.

As we are lost in thought we feel a certain tranquility.

  • Philosophical: Characteristic of a philosopher, as in equanimity, enlightenment, and wisdom.

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"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

Old minds are like old horses; you must exercise them if you wish to keep them in working order. John Adams (1735 - 1826)

When I can't ride anymore, I shall keep horses as long as I can hobble along with a bucket and wheelbarrow. When I can't hobble, I shall roll my wheelchair out by the fence of the field where my horses graze, and watch them." ~Monica Dickens

Courage is being scared to death and saddling up anyways. ~John Wayne

Don't give your son money. As far as you can afford it, give him horses. ~Winston Chuchill

"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."

"Women, I never met one yet that was half as reliable as a horse." ~ John Wayne

"In dealing with a girl or a horse, one lets nature take it's course." ~Fred Astaire

"The Horse. Man's noblest companion." ~Unknown

One of the earliest religious disappointments in a young girl's life devolves upon her unanswered prayer for a horse. --Phillis Theroux

It is the horse's gift to connect us with Heaven and our own footsteps." ~Unknown

"...the Lord looked down on a Sunday morning and saw that something was missing - something that represented His patience, His understanding, His love, His everything, indeed all that was good - and He created the horse." ~ Franz Maringer

My treasures do not click together or glitter, they gleam in the sun and neigh in the night. ~Unknown

I sit astride life like a bad rider on a horse. I only owe it to the horse's good nature that I am not thrown off at this very moment. ~ Ludwig Wittgenstein

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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

The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse's ears. ~Arabian Proverb

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

A lovely horse is always an experience.... It is an emotional experience of the kind that is spoiled by words. ~Beryl Markham

A canter is a cure for every evil. ~Benjamin Disraeli

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If the world was truly a rational place, men would ride sidesaddle. ~Rita Mae Brown

A horse is worth more than riches. ~Spanish Proverb

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

Never approach a bull from the front, a horse from the rear or a fool from any direction. ~ Cowboy saying

To ride a horse is to ride the sky. ~Author Unknown

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

To me, horses and freedom are synonymous. ~Veryl Goodnight

A dog may be man's best friend, but the horse wrote history. ~Author Unknown

The horse is God's gift to mankind. ~ Arabian Proverb

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Not sure who said it but this one is approapriate to all learning, "It is not enough for a man to know how to ride; he must know how to fall. "

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