Rainbow Remuda & Thoughts

The horses paw and prance and neigh,
Fillies and colts like kittens play,
And dance and toss their rippled manes
Shining and soft as silken skeins;...
~Oliver Wendell Holmes


The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire.  ~Sharon Ralls Lemon


There is just as much horse sense as ever, but the horses have most of it.  ~Author Unknown


In riding a horse we borrow freedom.  ~Helen Thomson


Feeling down?  Saddle up.  ~Author Unknown


You know horses are smarter than people.  You never heard of a horse going broke betting on people.  ~Will Rogers


Wherever man has left his footprint in the long ascent from barbarism to civilization we will find the hoofprint of the horse beside it.  ~John Moore


One reason why birds and horses are happy is because they are not trying to impress other birds and horses.  ~Dale Carnegie


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


In my opinion, a horse is the animal to have.  Eleven-hundred pounds of raw muscle, power, grace, and sweat between your legs - it's something you just can't get from a pet hamster.  ~Author Unknown


If you want a stable friendship, get a horse.  ~Author Unknown



He's of the colour of the nutmeg.  And of the heat of the ginger.... he is pure air and fire; and the dull elements of earth and water never appear in him, but only in patient stillness while his rider mounts him; he is indeed a horse, and all other jades you may call beasts.  ~William Shakespeare, Henry V


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


A Horseman should know neither fear, nor anger.  ~James Rarey

Larry Reinhold