Human nature hasn't changed," he said after 55 years in the game. "People with money in their pockets and big dreams in their heads are always looking for a perfect horse that doesn't exist. This leaves the door open for someone like me, who sees things a little differntly. I can't put into words what an 'eye for a horse' means, exactly. But you either have it or you don't. I believe I still have it."
- Bart Cummings (1927 - 2015)