Bint Al Bahr Arabians
Preservation Breeders of Straight Babson Egyptians
Hopefully you have found and enjoyed the other quotes scattered throughout this site. They are mostly found on the various menu pages such as Babson Mares, Horse Stories. Here is a collection of some of my other favorites. Enjoy!
"In the steady gaze of the horse shines the eloquence that speaks of love, loyalty, strength and courage. It is the window that reveals to us how willing is his spirit, how generous his heart." ~ L. McGuire
"... I heard a neigh, oh such a brisk and melodious neigh it was. my very heart leaped with the sound." ~ Nathaniel Hawthorne
"I have never seen such a perfectly formed animal. Beautiful and graceful like a gazelle, he burned hot and wild with the deserts of Egypt in his soul." ~ Lynn V. Andrews
the world is nobility found without conceit? Where is there friendship without
envy? Where is there beauty without vanity? Here one finds gracefulness coupled
with power, and strength tempered with gentleness." ~
"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
one induces the horse to assume that carriage which it would adopt of its own
accord when displaying its beauty, then, one directs the horse to appear joyous
and magnificent, proud and remarkable for having been ridden" ~
Some horses are so polite that when they come to a fence, they stop and let you go over first. ~ anonymous
The old mare
watched the tractor work
". . ..A horse is a thing of such beauty. . .none will tire of looking at him as long as he displays himself in his splendor." ~Xenophon
"Show me your horse and I will tell you what you are." ~Old English wisdom
"Their horses were of great stature,
"A Woman never looks better than on horseback" ~Jane Austen
in time's Own Space
"The horse is flesh and blood on a noble scale ~Jeff Grieffen
"To be loved by a
horse or any animal, should fill us with awe-for we have not deserved it."
~Marion C Garretty
Oh my friend
where have you gone?
"The horse thinks one thing and he that rides him another"
"...the floss-silk manes tossed up like the crest of a breaking wave....Light ran and glittered on them. They were obedient...you would have sworn...as the white horses of the wave crests are to pull of the moon." ~ Mary Stewart