According to Top Gear anchor Jeremy Clarkson, "Men see horses as a tool for gambling, or possibly food, whereas women see them as deities with an ability to cure all known illnesses." He can have his horse power, and we'll have ours!
Love this: "If you are persistent, you will get it. If you are consistent, you will keep it." So true for horsemanship; so true for life!
"Our horses are metaphors for ourselves. And like us, they are living, breathing, feeling beings, deserving of our enduring love and respect." Joanne Verikios
"Fear doesn't prevent death but it certainly prevents life." Darren Hardy
For tips on how to overcome fear, read "Winning Horsemanship".
"You have to define success for yourself, according to your life, your compass, your way."
I love these words of profound, simple wisdom from Jack McBurnie, horseman. Every horseman and horsewoman should have them engraved on their heart.
I have seen a great old photo of Jack relaxing in a deck chair in the middle of a yard, with a young horse free lunging around him, so he obviously practised what he preached!
When you think about it, the same principles can apply to everything we aspire to do with our horses, and maybe in our lives.
"Don't scare them and don't rush them. Let them work it out."
Dear Fellow Horse Lover,
May 2018 be YOUR year: the year your hopes and dreams are fulfilled.
Very best wishes for 2018 and always,
"Horsemanship begins and ends far beyond the horse. We must first learn to connect with the wild horses of our innermost thoughts and dreams. We need then to discover that we ourselves are our greatest competitor, our greatest source of power and our only source of success. Winning horsemanship is more than you think." Joanne Verikios
“At the end, your best memories will be about the positive, mutually enjoyable moments in the kaleidoscope of human/equine relationships and human/equine experiences you created. As with all successful interactions, horsemanship is very much about how
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My inner artist gets a lot of fun from designing the © images to go with the words.
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