on (one's) high horse quotes

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When the old man on the border lost his horse, who could know that it was good fortune in disguise?
What did it matter where you lay once you were dead? In a dirty sump or in a marble tower on top of a high hill? You were dead, yo ...
Constantly risking absurdity
and death
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The most foreign and picturesque structures on the Cape, to an inlander, not excepting the salt-works, are the windmills,--gray- l ...
That devilish Iron Horse, whose ear-rending neigh is heard throughout the town, has muddied the Boiling Spring with his foot, and ...
Motherhood is the strangest thing, it can be like being one's own Trojan horse.
But all is changed, that high horse riderless,
Though mounted in that saddle Homer rode
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My kingdom for a nightman!
A moment is a concentrated eternity.
The whole point of Camp is to dethrone the serious. Camp is playful, anti-serious. More precisely, Camp involves a new, more compl ...
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