I had a feeling that dad had told him to keep an eye on me and report any incipient growth of horse-sense.
They're wanting in everything, and most of all in horse-sense.
Contracted heels and his owner hasn't got horse-sense to know it.
His horse-sense had jumped to a conclusion and approved most heartily.
With ordinary judgment and horse-sense, I take risks that no so-called sane man would consider.
If more young fellows had the horse-sense to marry girls like that, I'd give up medicine and go on a ranch.
I don't know whether I think that is anything but horse-sense.
He was a plain man; his sympathies were with the people; he had what is roughly known as "horse-sense," and he was homely.
For the benefit and guidance of such, these few crisp, plain, horse-sense rules of etiquette have been framed.
So, when I stays off my knees awhile an' casts away faith in de unseen, seem dat my horse-sense hit gives me trouble.
Good sense and shrewdness: horse sense needed before taking on something like that (1832+)