Sometimes, the best thing for a horseback rider is to pause and reflect. Day to day life on the farm can get busy! Take time to read these top quotes and soak the words up. They’re designed to inspire and motivate. It may be just what you need to power through the day.

Top Horse Quotes

A horse doesn’t care how much you know until he knows how much you care. Put your hand on your horse and your heart in your hand. -Pat Parelli

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

A horse is the projection of peoples’ dreams about themselves — strong, powerful, beautiful — and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.  -Pam Brown

Working horses is a little like being married. Sometimes you need to adjust and change your plan. -Buck Brannaman

Horsemanship should be fun. By learning how to control your horse in any situation, your confidence will greatly increase. When you’re confident, you can relax and enjoy your partnership. -Clinton Anderson

For one to fly, one needs only to take the reins. -Melissa James

Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway. -John Wayne

The horse is a reflection of the rider’s ability. -Ray Hunt

Horsemanship is the art of mastering our own movements, thoughts, emotions and behavior. Not the horses. -Mark Rashid

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