60+ Best Horse Quotes of All Time: Exclusive Selection

As an ancient and beautiful animal, horse is a being of power, freedom, nobleness, endurance, confidence, and heroism. Positive inspirational horse quotes will fire up your brain and inspire you to look at life differently while making you laugh.

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Famous Horse Quotes

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

No one can teach riding so well as a horse. C.S. Lewis

A great horse will change your life. The truly special ones define it… Author Unknown

The horse. Here is nobility without conceit, friendship without envy, beauty without vanity. A willing servant, yet never a slave. Ronald Duncan

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

A pony is a childhood dream. A horse is an adult treasure. Rebecca Carroll

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

When your horse follows you without being asked, when he rubs his head on yours, and when you look at him and feel a tingle down your spine…you know you are loved. John Lyons

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

In riding a horse, we borrow freedom. Helen Thompson

There is no better place to heal a broken heart than on the back of a horse. Missy Lyons

The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable, and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back. Amber Senti

Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway. John Wayne

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

Horses lend us the wings we lack. Pam Brown

When you are on a great horse, you have the best seat you will ever have. Sir Winston Churchill

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

I live in a house, but my home is in the stable. Anonymous

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

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Inspirational Horse Quotes

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

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

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

You can see what man made from the seat of an automobile, but the best way to see what God made is from the back of a horse. Charles M. Russell

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

The horse, with beauty unsurpassed, strength immeasurable and grace unlike any other, still remains humble enough to carry a man upon his back. Amber Senti

I would travel only by horse, if I had the choice. Linda McCartney

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

No philosophers so thoroughly comprehend us as dogs and horses. Herman Melville

There is something about riding down the street on a prancing horse that makes you feel like something, even when you ain’t a thing. Will Rogers

There is something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man. Sir Winston Churchill

There’s something about the outside of a horse that is good for the inside of a man. Winston Churchill

To ride on a horse is to fly without wings. Anonymous

A horse can lend its rider the speed and strength he or she lacks – but the rider who is wise remembers it is no more than a loan. Pam Brown

His hooves pound the beat, your heart sings the song. Jerry Shulman

The horse moved like a dancer, which is not surprising. A horse is a beautiful animal, but he is perhaps most remarkable because he moves as if he always hears music.

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

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

…for there is no other feeling in the world to compare with it if one loves a great horse. It gives a thrill that nothing else ever can. It cannot be put into words, because words cannot express it. Samuel Riddle

Wherever man has left his footprints in the long ascent from barbarism to civilization, we find the hoofprint of a horse beside it. John Trotwood Moore

A man on a horse is spiritually, as well as physically, bigger than a man on foot. John Steinbeck

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

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

Cute Horse Quotes

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

On the back of a horse you will find Paradise. Stella A. Walker

Through the days of love and celebration and joy, and through the dark days of mourning – the faithful horse has been with us always. Elizabeth Cotton

A dog may be man’s best friend…but the horse wrote history. Author Unknown

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

I can make a General in five minutes, but a good horse is hard to replace. Abraham Lincoln

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

Slippery-smooth rhythmic motion, absolute single-minded purpose, motion for the pleasure of motion itself. It was terrible in its beauty, the flight of the horse. Larry Niven

You took me to adventure and to love. We two have shared great joy and great sorrow. And now I stand at the gate of the paddock watching you run in an ecstasy of freedom, knowing you will return to stand quietly, loyally, beside me. Pam Brown

When riding a horse, we borrow freedom. Helen Thomson

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

And indeed, a horse who bears himself proudly is a thing of such beauty and astonishment that he attracts the eyes of all beholders. No one will tire of looking at him as long as he will display himself in his splendor. Xenophon

A large and liquid eye… the swirl of dust around pounding hooves… these, then, are the images that move us. Author Unknown

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

It is the horse’s gift to connect us with Heaven and our own footsteps. Ronni Sweet

The air of heaven is that which blows between a horse’s ears. Arabian Proverb

You and your horse. His strength and beauty. Your knowledge and patience and determination and understanding and love. That’s what fuses the two of you onto this marvelous partnership that makes you wonder… ‘What can heaven offer any better then what I have here on earth?’ Monica Dickens

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

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