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20 Horse Quotes from Cowboy Magic®

If you browse Pinterest you’ll find there are no shortage of fabulous Horse Quotes, but what are your favorites? We have picked 20 of our favorite horse quotes and we’d love for you to add yours – comment below with a classic quote, or write your own! You can also submit your favorite quotes to our Facebook Page.


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20 Horse Quotes

Horse sense is the thing a horse has which keeps it from betting on people.

W.C. Fields


No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle. 

Winston Churchill


I’ve often said there is nothing better for the inside of the man, than the outside of the horse.

Ronald Reagan


Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway.

John Wayne


A horse doesn’t care how much you know until he knows how much you care. Put your hand on your horse and your heart in your hand.

Pat Parelli


I’d rather ride on a Mustang, than in one.

BaileyAnn Neal


No heaven can heaven be, if my horse isn’t there to welcome me.

Author Unknown


For one to fly, one needs only to take the reins.

Melissa James


Horses lend us the wings we lack.

Pam Brown


A man on a horse is spiritually, as well as physically, bigger then a man on foot.

John Steinbeck


A horse gallops with his lungs, Perseveres with his heart, And wins with his character.



I am still under the impression that there is nothing alive quite so beautiful as a horse.

John Galsworthy


A pony is a childhood dream. A horse is an adulthood treasure.

Rebecca Carroll


There are many wonderful places in the world, but one of my favorite places is on the back of my horse.

Rolf Kopfle


We have almost forgotten how strange a thing it is that so huge and powerful and intelligent an animal as a horse
should allow another, and far more feeble animal, to ride upon its back.

Peter Gray


In their eyes shine stars of wisdom and courage to guide men to the heavens.

Jodie Mitchell


The history of mankind is carried on the back of a horse.

Author Unknown


No philosophers so thoroughly comprehend us as dogs and horses.

Herman Melville


One can get in a car and see what man has made. One must get on a horse to see what God has made.

Author Unknown


The essential joy of being with horses is that it brings us in contact
with the rare elements of grace, beauty, spirit and freedom.

Sharon Ralls Lemon


Thank you for your submissions – we picked 2 of our favorites:

God forbid that I should go to any heaven in which there are no horses.

R.B. Cunningham Graham

There is no secret so close as that between a rider and his horse.

Robert Smith Surtees


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