When a jockey retires he becomes just another little man.
- Eddy Arcaro, former champion US jockey
It has been noted that most countries today have female jockeys and that many have had considerable success. Julie Krone (below), for instance, rode over 3,700 winners in the US before retiring in 1999.
Accordingly the "little man" tag above would have been better as
When a jockey retires they become just another little person.