The framed Dappled Grey Horse canvas print is formed using proverbs and quotes about horses.


Words Used

The words used to form this artwork are:

  • There is nothing so good for the inside of a man as the outside of a horse.
  • Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.
  • Riding: The art of keeping a horse between you and the ground.
  • It is not enough for a man to know how to ride; he must know how to fall.
  • The wagon rests in winter, the sleigh in summer, the horse never.
  • Many people have sighed for the 'good old days' and regretted the 'passing of the horse,' but today, when only those who like horses own them, it is a far better time for horses.
  • No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.
  • People on horses look better than they are. People in cars look worse than they are.
  • Horses and children, I often think, have a lot of the good sense there is in the world.
  • It's always been and always will be the same in the world: The horse does the work and the coachman is tipped.
  • Heaven is high and earth wide. If you ride three feet higher above the ground than other men, you will know what that means.
  • He knows when you're happy. He knows when you're comfortable, he knows when you're confident, and he always knows when you have carrots.
  • The wind of heaven is that which blows between a horse's ears.
  • To ride a horse is to ride the sky.
  • There is no secret so close as that between a rider and his horse.
  • A horse loves freedom, and the weariest old work horse will roll on the ground or break into a lumbering gallop when he is turned loose into the open.
  • Horses are uncomfortable in the middle and dangerous at both ends.
  • It's a lot like nuts and bolts - if the rider's nuts, the horse bolts!
  • A lovely horse is always an experience, it is an emotional experience of the kind that is spoiled by words.
  • I can always tell which is the front end of a horse, but beyond that my art is not above the ordinary.
  • 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.
  • The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit, and fire.
  • All I pay my psychiatrist is the cost of feed and hay, and he'll listen to me any day.
  • A man on a horse is spiritually as well as physically bigger than a man on foot.
  • A horse is worth more than riches.
  • There is just as much horse sense as ever, but the horses have most of it.
  • Feeling down? Saddle up.
  • God forbid that I should go to any Heaven in which there are no horses.
  • Four things greater than all things are, Women and Horses and Power and War.
  • A horse which stops dead just before a jump and thus propels its rider into a graceful arc provides a splendid excuse for general merriment.
  • Horses lend us the wings we lack. A dog may be man's best friend, but the horse wrote history.
  • A Horseman should know neither fear, nor anger.




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    • Once you approve your preview (which is emailed within 48 hours), you can expect your order within the timeframes below:

      USAapprox. 5-10 working days
      AUSTRALIAapprox. 5-10 working days
      NEW ZEALANDapprox 5-10 working days
      approx. 7-15 working days
      EUROPEapprox. 5-10 working days
      ASIAapprox. 5-10 working days

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Framed & ready to hang

Your image is printed on a high quality 360gsm canvas and stretched across a wooden frame. Framed and ready to hang!