Favourites on Friday - Horse Quotes III

‘I have seen things so beautiful they have brought tears to my eyes.  Yet none of them can match the gracefulness and beauty of a horse running free’ ~ Unknown


‘About the head of a truly great horse there is an air of freedom unconquerable.  The eyes seem to look on heights beyond our gaze.  It is the look of a spirit that can soar’ ~ John Taunter Foote


‘The horse.  Here is nobility without conceit, friendship without envy, beauty without vanity.  A willing servant, yet never a slave’ ~ Ronald Duncan


‘One must think when looking at a horse in motion, that it hears music inside its head’ ~ Unknown


‘We have almost forgotten how strange a thing it is that so huge and powerful and intelligent an animal as a horse should allow another, and far more feeble animal, to ride upon its back’ ~ Peter Gray

'The Riders' ~ Lucy Kemp-Welch

‘Dance above ground, never descending.  Grace incarnate.  Passion on hooves’ ~ Unknown


‘In the steady gaze of the horse shines a silent eloquence that speaks of love and loyalty, strength and courage.  It is the window that reveals to us how willing is his spirit, how generous his heart’ ~ Unknown


‘His is a power enhanced by pride, a courage heightened by challenge.  His is a swiftness intensified by strength, a majesty magnified by grace.  His is a timeless beauty touched with gentleness, a spirit that calls our hearts to dream’ ~ Unknown