Horse Quotes

A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still.

Every Englishman wears a mackintosh, and has a cap on his head and a newspaper in his hand. As for the Englishwoman, she carries a mackintosh or a tennis racket. Nature here has a propensity for unusual shagginess… and all kinds of hair; English horses, for example, have regular tufts and tassels of hair on […]

Hardy grinned at the thought. “Never was a horse that couldn’t be rode, an’ there never was a rider who couldn’t be throwed.”

Alice couldn’t see who was sitting beyond the Beetle, but a hoarse voice spoke next. “Change engines – ” it said, and there it choked and was obliged to leave off. “It sounded like a horse,” Alice thought to herself. And an extremely small voice, close to her ear, said “You might make a joke […]

Speak softly and carry a big carrot.

You can’t lose if you give them handsome highwaymen, duels, 3-foot fountains and whacking great horses and dogs all over the place.

Lord Ronald said nothing; he flung himself from the room, flung himself upon his horse and rode madly off in all directions.

I speak Spanish to God, Italian to women, French to men, and German to my horse.

If you call a tail a leg, how many legs does a horse have? Four, calling a tail a leg does not make it a leg.

A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse! (“Richard III”)