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Quotation by Henry David Thoreau
These are God's own horses, poor, timid creatures, that will run fast enough as soon as they smell you, though they are nine feet high.
Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862), U.S. philosopher, author, naturalist. "Chesuncook" (1858) in The Maine Woods (1864), in The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, vol. 3, p. 132, Houghton Mifflin (1906).
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