Marguerite Henry quotes

  • When Allah created the horse, he said to the wind, I will that a creature proceed from thee. Condense thyself.And the wind condensed itself, and the result was the horse.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Horse #Wind #Results

  • Facts are fine, fer as they go ... but they're like water bugs skittering atop the water. Legends, now - they go deep down and bring up the heart of a story.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Heart #Water #Stories

  • If you look close ... you can see that the wild critters have 'No Trespassing' signs tacked up on every pine tree.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Tree #Looks #Critters

  • The wind flew. God told to wind to condense itself and out of the flurry came the horse. But with the spark of sprit the horse flew by the wind itself.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Horse #Wind #Sparks

  • Why not dream your own wonderful sequels? When you have finished a book, it can go on in your mind, the characters doing just what you want them to do.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Dream #Book #Character

  • But some animals, like some men, leave a trail of glory behind them. They give their spirit to the place where they have lived, and remain forever a part of the rocks and streams and the wind and sky.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Animal #Men #Rocks

  • Machines have about as much warmth as a cube of ice. And that is why the horse is still part of our lives and will live on. He was here millions of years before man came upon the earth, and if the cycle is completed, he may still be thundering across the world long after man has vanished.
    -- Marguerite Henry

    #Horse #Men #Years

  • When God wanted to create the horse, he said to the South Wind, "I want to make a creature of you. Condense." And the Wind condensed.

  • I don't like being on a horse. That's the only negative of doing a Western. I like the whole get up, and I look great in a hat. But I get tense around horses. So, if they could make a fake horse, then I'd do a Western.

  • Sun and wind and beat of sea, Great lands stretching endlessly... Where be bonds to bind the free? All the world was made for me!

  • For in the voyage of the heart, there is a freight of hatred, and the wind of wrath blows shrill.

  • A person is not earth, not water, Not fire, not wind, not space, Not consciousness, and not all of them. What person is there other than these?

  • Other times when I hear the wind blow I feel that just hearing the wind blow makes it worth being born.

  • Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction.

  • A very large part of space-time must be investigated, if reliable results are to be obtained.

  • Unless in communicating with it one says exactly what one means, trouble is bound to result.

  • Anyone can do anything because everything is the result of someone.