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I'm going to start a polo team with my friend, and we're trying to collect as many horses as we can. You have to find time for things you love.
You shouldn't have any betting in the locker room at all, whether it's baseball or it's horses. You can't beat the horses. You can't beat any kind of gambling because they have the odds.
I sail, run dogs, ride horses, play professional poker and tell stories about the stuff I've been through. And I'm still a romantic; I still want Bambi to make it out of the fire.
Horses make a landscape look beautiful.
I don't mind what Congress does, as long as they don't do it in the streets and frighten the horses.
Some of my best leading men have been dogs and horses.
The wildest colts make the best horses.
I think Irish women are strong as horses, incredibly loyal and for the most part, funny, witty, bright and optimistic in the face of devastating reality.
What do we, as a nation, care about books? How much do you think we spend altogether on our libraries, public or private, as compared with what we spend on our horses?
I played a great horse yesterday! It took seven horses to beat him.
We had a great many horses, of which we gave Lewis and Clark what they needed, and they gave us guns and tobacco in return.
If wishes were fishes we'd all be throwing nets. If wishes were horses we'd all ride.
We gathered all the stock we could find, and made an attempt to move. We left many of our horses and cattle in Wallowa. We lost several hundred in crossing the river.
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.
A statesman, we are told, should follow public opinion. Doubtless, as a coachman follows his horses; having firm hold on the reins and guiding them.
One of my daughters is a competitive jumper, we live with horses, we have stables on our property. But I don't ride. I observe, and I worry.
I looked about me once again, and suddenly the dancing horses without number changed into animals of every kind and into all the fowls that are, and these fled back to the four quarters of the world from whence the horses came, and vanished.
I frequently dream of being on these horses' backs and running across a field. And the horse and I are one.
I love horses. There's something practical and mystical about them.
Horses calm me. I love being around them. They smell great, they are beautiful to look at, they are loving, demanding, temperamental, and they settle you.
My house borders horse farms, and I can look out my window and see the horses and the new colts. It's really peaceful.
I don't wear fur and I understand their cause. I am the biggest animal lover in the world. I have four dogs and two horses, and I have rescued animals all my life.
Every unwanted animal ends up on my farm: alpacas and horses and dogs and cats and chickens and ducks and parrots and fish and guinea pigs.
My dad was a very quiet person, and unbelievably tough. But my grandmother gave me my first look at negative thinking to bring about positive results. When I was just a little guy, anytime I came to my grandmother and said I wish for this or that, Grandma would say, 'If wishes were horses, beggars would ride.'
Anytime I can sneak in a moment to fish and ride horses, I'm a happy camper.
John F. Kennedy
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