Being born in a stable does not make one a horse.
- I like books. I was born and bred among them, and have the easy feeling, when I get in their presence, that a stable-boy has among horses. - Oliver Wendell Holmes
- A fly, Sir, may sting a stately horse, and make him wince; but one is but an insect, and the other is a horse still. - Samuel Johnson
- I can make a General in five minutes but a good horse is hard to replace. - Anonymous
- Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born. - Anonymous
- A stubborn horse walks behind you, an impatient horse walks in front of you, but a noble companion walks beside you. - Anonymous