Don't give yourself airs. Don't be arrogant. Literally, a high horse is a war-horse or charger.
Proverbs containing the word Horse
The horse pulls the cart, not the cart the horse. The proverb means that we should not get things back to front, but should deal with them in... Read more →
Crossing a stream on horseback is not always easy, and to transfer oneself form one horse to another during the process is inviting a ducking,... Read more →
In the days when horses were much used for carrying burdens no their backs, the animals that gave the least trouble were given more work to do... Read more →
Zeal is defined in The concise Oxford Dictionary as 'earnestness or fervour in advancing a cause or rendering service; hearty and persistent... Read more →