Quotes by horse

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  • Augustus William Hare
    Augustus William Hare
    British writer
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    Half the failures in life arise from pulling in one's horse as he is leaping.
  • Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
    Augustus Baldwin Longstreet
    American lawyer, minister, educator, and humorist 1790-1870
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    He was a horse of goodly countenance, rather expressive of vigilance than fire; though an unnatural appearance of fierceness was thrown into it by the loss of his ears, which had been cropped pretty close to his head.
  • Benjamin Franklin
    Benjamin Franklin
    American statesman and physicist 1706-1790
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    He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on.
  • Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Alfred Lord Tennyson
    English poet 1809-1892
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    He will hold thee, when his passion shall have spent its novel force, something better than his dog, a little dearer than his horse.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Horse-play, romping, frequent and loud fits of laughter, jokes, and indiscriminate familiarity, will sink both merit and knowledge into a degree of contempt. They compose at most a merry fellow; and a merry fellow was never yet a respectable man.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace.
  • Charles V
    Charles V
    Holy Roman Emperor and Archduke of Austria 1500-1558
    Charles V
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    I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men and German to my horse.
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie
    Buffy Sainte-Marie
    Indigenous Canadian-American singer-songwriter and musician 1941-
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    I've always had that attitude about my career: it's something that I do, but it's not my whole life. I have a real life, a personal life: I've got a lot of chickens, I've got a horse, I've got a kitty-cat, I've got a lot of goats, I've got animals all over the place.
  • Ronald Reagan
    Ronald Reagan
    American politician and actor 1911-2004
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    I've often said there's nothing better for the inside of a man than the outside of a horse.
  • If there had been a computer in 1872 it would have predicted that by now there would be so many horse-drawn vehicles that the entire surface of the earth would be ten feet deep in horse manure.
  • Barbara Ehrenreich
    Barbara Ehrenreich
    American author and political activist 1941-
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    In sci-fi convention, life-forms that hadn't developed space travel were mere prehistory - horse-shoe crabs of the cosmic scene - and something of the humiliation of being stuck on a provincial planet in a galactic backwater has stayed with me ever since.
  • Elwyn Brooks White
    Elwyn Brooks White
    American writer 1899-1985
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    It is at a fair that man can be drunk forever on liquor, love, or fights; at a fair that your front pocket can be picked by a trotting horse looking for sugar, and your hind pocket by a thief looking for his fortune.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    It is difference of opinion that makes horse races.
  • Bruce Nordstrom
    Bruce Nordstrom
    American businessman 1933-
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    It is important for us to understand where we came from and how we got here because it would be very foolish of us to get off that horse we rode in on.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
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    It is not best that we should all think alike; it is a difference of opinion that makes horse races.
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