Top 323 Horses Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Horses Quotes from famous people such as Joseph Fiennes, Adrienne Mayor, Millie Bright, Jamie Foxx, David Milch, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I was thrust, excitingly, via 'Elizabeth' and 'Shakespe

I was thrust, excitingly, via ‘Elizabeth’ and ‘Shakespeare in Love,’ into a position one can only dream of, but it was startling, too. I was offered a multitude of roles riding horses in flouncy shirts, and I just thought, ‘Hang on, I’ve just done that. What next?’
Joseph Fiennes
From about 700 B.C. to A.D. 500, the vast territory of Scythia, stretching from the Black Sea to China, was home to diverse but culturally related nomads. Known as Scythians to Greeks, Saka to the Persians, and Xiongnu to the Chinese, the steppe tribes were masters of horses and archery.
Adrienne Mayor
I don’t think I started kicking a ball until I was six or seven. Horses were my first love, so I was occupied with that.
Millie Bright
I had that upbringing. Of watching ‘Bonanza,’ watching ‘Hee Haw,’ which both black and white would watch. I rode horses. I did gun spinning as a kid. I do these things.
Jamie Foxx
Most races are claiming races. For the lower-caliber horses, it’s a way the track has of forcing people to run their horses at approximately the price at which they would not mind having the horse bought.
David Milch
All horses are different – sometimes they have a long neck – so you don’t ride the same way on every horse. It depends on their body, and your body, but the object is to get down low so you’re aerodynamic, so you call pull from the horse through the head. The best jockeys do that really well, and know how much to push.
Kerry Condon
In 2010, I sold my car, a Toyota Majester, for just a lakh-and-a-half to be able to feed my horses. It continues to be like a hole, where I put all my money.
Randeep Hooda
Cars did not kill off horses. Digital publishing will not kill off books.
Michael A. Stackpole
You cannot make horses ‘safe.’
Zara Phillips
I’ve worked with horses on and off most of my life, but literally ‘on and off’ – flipping on them and falling off them.
Zoe Bell
Yeah, I’d been around horses most of my life.
Jeff Bridges
My heart started running away, like a pack of horses. Then it slowed down and became irregular.
Kevin Nealon
I think some horses are meant to do… eventing or dressage. We have Western horses who canter around. I think it takes, especially at the level I’m at now, it takes a horse that wants to do it.
Jessica Springsteen
The circus was born with animals, horses at the start. This is part of our cultural heritage. It’s a whole, with clowns and acrobats.
Princess Stephanie of Monaco
I’m not sitting around saying, ‘Man, I’d really love to direct a western.’ That’s just not something I’m probably going to do, mostly because I’m allergic to horses.
Josh Radnor
My mom grew up with horses, and when I turned 14, 15, she’s like, ‘Do you want to take a riding lesson?’ I thought, ‘Oh, gross, dirty.’ She was like, ‘Okay.’ And then I did, and now I’m the one cleaning those damn stalls out. You can’t get me away from the barn now. It shocks even me.
Kaley Cuoco
If wishes were fishes we’d all be throwing nets. If wishes were horses we’d all ride.
Douglas Horton
I encourage people who don’t believe in evolution to look for horses in Jurassic Solenhofen limestone.
Jack Horner
I don’t play polo anymore because I am too old. But we still have a half a dozen horses – a couple of young horses we are teaching how to play polo and older horses that are real trustworthy when you get them up in the mountains.
William Devane
Horses and mules, and even sail cars, made more rapid progress than did the earliest locomotive.
John Moody
You know that saying, ‘You broke it, you bought it’? With horses, if you don’t make sure it’s a good fit… they tend to break you.
Taylor Sheridan
I ride horses, I love horses, I’ve owned horses.
Pierce Brosnan
The real lover of cats is one who demands a clearer adjustment to the universe than ordinary household platitudes provide; one who refuses to swallow the sentimental notion that all good people love dogs, children, and horses while all bad people dislike and are disliked by such.
H. P. Lovecraft
I don’t play golf and I don’t collect stamps. I don’t ride horses. I don’t go mountain hiking, I don’t go star gazing. I don’t do any of that.
Haim Saban
I’ve had quarter horses for the last 18 years.
Bruce Boxleitner
I don’t know if you saw the parting of the Red Sea with the chariots on the horses, I did stuff like that.
Richard Farnsworth
Horses teach you patience and how to do things the right way so you can get the right result.
Lyle Lovett
I suppose ‘Gladiator’ could be a Western – if you were writing your review in Athens, that is! To be honest, we didn’t really think that way at the time. But there is common ground. And they both have horses – I liked that, obviously.
Russell Crowe
There is a lot that horses and art share in common. I have found that most horse people are art lovers, and vice versa.
Alice Walton
We are like horses who hurt themselves as soon as they pull on their bits – and we bow our heads. We even lose consciousness of the situation, we just submit. Any re-awakening of thought is then painful.
Simone Weil
I wanted total control and leadership. I wanted to buy the horses and choose the players.
Adolfo Cambiaso
I like folk songs, but ten horses couldn't bring me to

I like folk songs, but ten horses couldn’t bring me to a concert or an opera.
Fritz Lang
I can make more generals, but horses cost money.
Abraham Lincoln
I wouldn’t mind doing a film revolving around horses, but I wouldn’t dilute my equity just sitting on one.
Randeep Hooda
But I do love horses. They are such an expression of joy.
Diane Lane
Thanks to my father, we were always in good horses.
Facundo Pieres
I think about my dwindling anonymity, and that’s really scary because a very large part of me would be perfectly happy living on a ranch in Colorado and having babies and chickens and horses – which I will do anyway.
Dakota Johnson
Breeders’ Cup is your last chance to make serious money, and it’s for championships, which impacts how much these horses earn to breed. Ton of money on the line.
Bob Baffert
Adam Levine and I remade the Rolling Stones’ classic Wild Horses, and it is right up my alley, that whole style. It has a style of its own but still stays very true to the classic arrangement, and I love it.
Alicia Keys
I like horses.
Joseph D. Pistone
I want a place where I can have horses.
Laura Branigan
I’ve always had a love for horses since I was really young. When I was 5 years old, the only thing that made me happy was when they’d take me out and give me pony rides.
David Cassidy
To ride two horses at the same time is difficult.
I always worry about the horses I haven’t beaten yet.
Bob Baffert
I have no time for real horses, so I have a plastic horse. Large size. Called Max Von Sydow. For photographs it looks real. If I do a photo shoot and it stands in the background, you think it’s a horse. A horse is a horse.
Udo Kier
I don’t night-club, don’t get into fights or scandals, don’t own a yacht, don’t play the horses, don’t wear plaid overcoats, don’t go to Hollywood parties, don’t own a motorcycle, don’t run back and forth to New York, don’t go in for politics.
Fred MacMurray
For ‘Hidalgo,’ I just spent as much time around horses as I could, which made sense.
Viggo Mortensen
It’s so busy in London, and I’m used to the countryside, fields, family, the horses and stuff.
Millie Bright
It was every day on the horses and every single race. I was betting on anything; horses, dogs, virtual racing, roulette.
Kyle Lafferty
They were, I doubt not, happy enough in their dark stalls, because they were horses, and had plenty to eat; and I was at times quite happy enough in the dark loft, because I was a man, and could think and imagine.
Hugh Miller
We didn’t get agitated over the closure of blacksmiths when people stopped riding horses and started driving cars.
James Cleverly
Although I agree that wild horses are a symbol of the American West, I also believe that it is the responsibility of Congress to ensure that these animals are managed, protected, and controlled in an effective manner.
Jon Porter
I loved horses and horse books as a child.
Meg Rosoff
The only sport I’m not interested in is horse racing. That’s because I don’t know the horses personally.
Nat King Cole
With horses, familiarity breeds comfort. If you haven’t been around horses for a while (or ever), the best thing to do is to go to the racetrack, a horse show, a rodeo, or some other horsey activity, and watch the horses. Familiarize yourself with the way they move and behave themselves.
Jane Smiley
I once loved this game. But after being traded four times, I realized that it’s nothing but a business. I treat my horses better than the owners treat us. It’s a shame they’ve destroyed my love for the game.
Richie Allen
The wildest colts make the best horses.
I love the outdoors. I love getting to hunt and fish and work on the land and ride our horses.
Jake Peavy
You don’t need a pack of wild horses to learn how to make a sandwich.
Phil McGraw
I remember being told very early on, ‘Just say what they want to hear in the audition, and we’ll figure it out later on.’ So there have been a few tricky moments. I once said I could ride, when the truth is I’m terrified of horses, but I got the job!
Oliver Jackson-Cohen
The world went tilted in a lovely way – suddenly, television was no longer television. It was like, ‘Oh, my God, this is the new world!’ I got to work with horses and cannons, and fight sequences and castles.
Kari Skogland
If you don’t have good horses, it’s very tough to win.
Facundo Pieres
My favourite smell is horses. In fact, most of the time

My favourite smell is horses. In fact, most of the time, I do smell like horses.
Edie Campbell
The emphasis in thoroughbreds is managing the horses as much as it is training them.
Bob Baffert
Horses are a mirror of who you are. They’re emotionally dependent on you.
Jeannette Walls
I was raised on a ranch in Wyoming, and I’ve been riding horses most of my life.
Larry Wilcox