Horses Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about horses
  1. #1
    “Good Luck is rather particular who she rides with, and mostly prefers those who have got common sense and a good heart; at least that is my experience.”
  2. #2
    “Oh! if people knew what a comfort to a horse a light hand is...”
  3. #3
    “I would my horse had the speed of your tongue.”
  4. #4
    “It seems that horses have no relations; at least, they never know each other after they are sold.”
  5. #5
    “I hope you will fall into good hands, but a horse never knows who may buy him, or who may drive him.”
  6. #6
    “We call them dumb animals, and so they are, for they cannot tell us how they feel, but they do not suffer less because they have no words.”
  7. #7
    “She’ll be as good as Black Beauty by and bye. Kindness is all the physic she wants, poor thing!”
  8. #8
    “We horses must take things as they come, and always be contented and willing so long as we are kindly used.”
  9. #9
    “He must have had fire and mettle in his day, if we may judge from the name he bore of Gunpowder. He had, in fact, been a favorite steed of his master’s, the choleric Van Ripper, who was a furious rider, and had infused, very probably, some of his own spirit into the animal; for, old and broken-down as he looked, there was more of the lurking devil in him than in any young filly in the country.”
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Black Beauty
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