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Fall off a horse

Posted by Victoria S Dennis on May 27, 2007

In Reply to: Fall off a horse posted by Beckee on May 21, 2007

: I am looking for the actual quote or saying that goes something like: "once you fall off the horse, get back in the saddle"

It's not so much a "quote or saying" as a general principle among riding teachers and horsey people, that you should mount again as soon as possible and not give yourself time to get nervous about it. (VSD)