Real riches quote by Stacy Westfall | Sep 27, 2013 | Life, quote | 11 comments So I have been brainstorming what type of things to post….any suggestions? I love quotes so I put this together. Any other ideas? Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related 11 Comments Debbie Cormier on September 28, 2013 at 7:25 am There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man. ~Winston Churchill Reply Debbie Cormier on September 28, 2013 at 7:25 am All I pay my psychiatrist is the cost of feed and hay, and he’ll listen to me any day. ~Author Unknown Reply Paige Macfarland on September 27, 2013 at 7:42 pm Hi Stacy. My name is Paige and I live in Santa Fe, NM. I am a horse owner as well as a single, self employed 57 yr. old woman. I have been a hair stylist for 35 yrs. here is a quote I have retained from yrs. ago after a boyfriend lectured me while complaining about difficult customers: ” you are only as good as you can be for that day”. It stuck with me for all these yrs. and I think it’s true…with our work but also with our horses. We can’t be perfect every day..which lends to the “horses are so forgiving” quote. Thanks, Paige Sent from my iPad Reply Malory on September 27, 2013 at 7:41 pm I love anything that you post! I like to hear what you have been doing with your horses too! Reply shelley Fossen on September 27, 2013 at 7:21 pm “It’s what you learn after you figure you know it all that really matters in life” especially when it comes to horses and people! :0) Reply rabbit59 on September 27, 2013 at 7:11 pm A friend of mine uses this quotation (unsure of author): “It’s what you learn After you know it all that counts.” Reply rabbit59 on September 27, 2013 at 7:08 pm An old friend of mine said this one day, not sure if he made it up or was quoting someone, “It’s what you learn after you know it all that counts.” Reply Cindy Loader on September 27, 2013 at 6:18 pm I love quotes also, and horse stories. Little things that horses teach us that make a difference. Reply Debbie Brookhart on September 27, 2013 at 6:04 pm Stacy, my dad told me to try and think like the horse I was working..Now that hasn’t always worked, but, we both know our dad’s knew it all..lol.. Not a day go’s by there isn’t something I want to ask him..I have a double bred Boston Mac 2 yr. old. darn is she smart, and pretty. fast..You may want to take a look at her. 641-990-2092 Reply GimmeADream(Wynn Currie) on September 27, 2013 at 4:19 pm How about a preview of future clinics, where and when and how we can become involved. I’m Canadian who would really like to go to a clinic with you, particularly on reining, and possibly on the east coast. 😉 Reply Kari on September 27, 2013 at 4:18 pm You could answer questions. 🙂 What’s the most important aspect (besides safety) for you when you’re working with your horses? I know that for me as a beginner, I get very frustrated sometimes with both myself and my horse. When I do get frustrated, are there any good steps to take to help ease me out of that or should I just stop and find help then? And because I’m a beginner, I also work with a number of different horses. I’m also well aware that I’ve got heavy hands and I’m not confident like others or that I may not be telling them what to do consistently. These horses aren’t mine and most of all, I get so worried that I’m going to ruin the horses by teaching them something I didn’t mean to teach them or hardening their mouth because I have beginner’s hands. How do I overcome that fear in me so that I can learn to the best of my ability instead of being terrified I’m going to scar the horse for life? I have a thousand more where those came from 🙂 Reply Submit a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.