Top 385 Horse Quotes

Horse Quotes: Celebrating the Grace and Spirit of Equines

Inspired by Equines: Capturing the Essence of Horses

Horses, with their majestic presence, strength, and grace, have long captivated the hearts of humans. They embody the spirit of freedom, loyalty, and untamed beauty. In this article, we delve into the world of horses, presenting a collection of quotes that celebrate their magnificence, wisdom, and the profound connection they forge with humans.

Horses have played an integral role in our history, serving as companions, partners in work and sport, and sources of inspiration. They possess a remarkable ability to understand and respond to human emotions, forging deep bonds that transcend words. By exploring the world of horses, we gain a deeper appreciation for their contributions to our lives and the lessons they teach us about trust, courage, and the pursuit of freedom.

Celebrating Equine Spirit: Quotes that Illuminate the Essence of Horses

From equestrians, writers, and individuals who have experienced the magic of horses, we gather words that capture the essence of these remarkable creatures. These quotes evoke the spirit of horses, inviting us to marvel at their beauty, recognize their wisdom, and embrace the lessons they impart. Below, we present a collection of horse quotes that celebrate the grace, spirit, and profound connection between humans and equines.

Eat like a horse? Fine, just not six bags of crisps on

Eat like a horse? Fine, just not six bags of crisps on a matchday!
Steve Nicol
Sometimes people say to me that I celebrate over the top, but when you score, the emotion… you just can’t control it. It’s the same with owning a horse that wins.
Charlie Austin
If time were the wicked sheriff in a horse opera, I’d pay for riding lessons and take his gun away.
W. H. Auden
The idea of being a young 50 sounds like you’re trying to kid yourself, like a Harley-Davidson or something. I’ve bought a dressage horse instead.
Martin Clunes
I trained in combat, sword fighting, horse riding… It’s empowering knowing that I can a break man’s nose with my elbow.
Gwendoline Christie
I enjoy horse riding, spending time with my dog ‘Smurf,’ and basically having a really good laugh partying and having fun!
Katie Price
Ingydar was the name of my great-aunt Becky’s horse, who passed away when I was a kid.
Adrianne Lenker
I had a whistle-stop tour of Havana in a horse and carriage and couldn’t stop taking photographs of the decaying yet enchanting buildings and people.
Matthew Williamson
The years rolled their brutal course down the hill of time. Still poor, my clothes still smelling of the horse barn, still writing those doubtful poems where too much emotion clashed with too many words.
Paul Engle
Defoe says that there were a hundred thousand country fellows in his time ready to fight to the death against popery, without knowing whether popery was a man or a horse.
William Hazlitt
My alter egos have changed a lot over the years. When I was a child, I was a black horse called Storm. Whinnying and jumping over bamboo poles in the garden took up pretty much my entire childhood.
Romola Garai
I think I’ve always used the whip in the correct way. I see marked horses every day, and it’s not a pretty sight, but I’ve never marked a horse. Never.
Tony McCoy
I had a donkey called Sally that I used to call my BMX bike. As a child, I wasn’t a very good horse rider: I thought falling off was normal, and I would just get back on again. I didn’t realise you weren’t meant to fall off.
Lee Pearson
My father was a country music singer and a motion picture actor, Tex Ritter, and I sort of had a normal upbringing, except dad would come down in full regalia with the boots and the guns and the hats, and the horse would eat with us. But other than that, it was pretty normal.
John Ritter
There is much boasting among the young men about their teams as their horse and carts in Cleveland. Most of the Yorkshire men take as much delight in their ox draught as they used to do in their Horse Draught.
Nathaniel Smith
As the TiVos and the Replays are coming into our world – and they’re coming – it’s better to – be inside the tent and figure out what they’re doing and to work hand in hand with them as opposed to saying, ‘You know what, the automobile is not going to work. I’m going to stick to my horse and carriage,’ you know.
Leslie Moonves
Grief is a very strange thing. It can affect you in all kinds of ways. I lost a year. I’ve done a lot of therapy and it’s great to be back on the horse.
Roland Orzabal
Within the modeling industry, there’s no doubt that there are some girls out there that are too thin. But there are also girls who are genetically slim and can eat like a horse.
Nigel Barker
If you have a horse that isn’t winning any races, sooner or later you have to get a new jockey.
Charles Oakley
There are other things that I could do, but there’s really nothing that I love as much as horse racing.
Chantal Sutherland
I grew up in the prolonged survival of the great age of the horse, with harness and saddle and sleigh bells and horse pictures, not as antiques but the facts of our lives.
Paul Engle
My mom never taught me to be waiting for some prince on a white horse to swipe me off my feet.
Tyra Banks
I never had even been on a horse and I thought guns were for the police until ‘Bonanza’ came along.
Lorne Greene
My great forte in killing buffaloes was to get them circling by riding my horse at the head of the herd and shooting their leaders. Thus the brutes behind were crowded to the left, so that they were soon going round and round.
Buffalo Bill
Learning to domesticate the horse was a sort of energy revolution.
David Christian
‘Horse thunder’ is what I call the sound of galloping hooves.
John Fusco
I have never before, in my long and eclectic career, been gifted with such an abundance of natural beauty as I experienced filming ‘War Horse’ on Dartmoor.
Steven Spielberg
Islam is the Trojan Horse in Europe.
Geert Wilders
When the car was introduced in 1908, people could experience a brand new way to travel that was more efficient than a horse and buggy. Can you believe that cities tried to outlaw cars in the United States? Can you imagine driving a car for a year then having to go back to a horse and buggy?
Joe Gebbia
Way back before the ‘Alex Barnaby’ series was first published, we were talking with Dark Horse then about making it into a graphic novel of some sort. We just couldn’t get it together at the time; we had too many projects going on. We weren’t sure how we wanted to bring it forward.
Janet Evanovich
Put someone on a horse looking cold and wet, and they don’t have to act. They just are cold and wet.
Kevin Macdonald
Everyone has a first love, and mine was the western. Wh

Everyone has a first love, and mine was the western. When I was a child and dreamed of the movies, it was always as a cowboy on a white horse.
Franco Nero
If a man carries his horse out of a slave State into a free one, be does not lose his property interest in him; but if he carries his slave into a free State, the law makes him free.
Benjamin F. Wade
I would love to do things that teach me new skills. Like, I don’t know how to ride a horse. And not that I need a film or television project to teach me that, but it’s one of the perks of being an actor, inhabiting a character who has experiences and a knowledge that I don’t.
Asia Kate Dillon
Elvis was a great guy. We’d just horse around together or go to see a movie. He drove me around Graceland in a golf cart. He was a fan of our music and was curious about how I sounded so black.
Bill Medley
All I could think of was we were about to start filming for the last final weeks of the TV show and here I am in the hospital, so I missed the final weeks, and a couple days later, sore stomach and all I got on the horse we started filming.
David Selby
I was at the pinnacle of my career one day and the next day I was put out to pasture. I felt like a race horse with a broken leg.
Jack Klugman
I’ll be starting two new production houses – Konidela Productions and White Horse Entertainments.
Ram Charan
A difference of opinion is what makes horse racing and missionaries.
Will Rogers
My stepfather was a country music fan, and I grew up on a horse farm, so the older country, that’s what he listened to.
Mickie James
We used to talk about wanting to get some money, but that’s when hip-hop was based on your dreams and your fantasy. The whole thing now is the dreams and fantasies were achieved, and you don’t want to make it the focal point. You can’t keep beating that dead horse.
Sean Combs
Pence is not a man to look a gift horse in the mouth. He’s got his eye on 2020.
Richard Cohen
I like horse racing but I’m not an All-Star in horse racing. I’m an All-Star fan in horse racing.
Nikola Jokic
The main secret for a horse that is heavy upon the hand, is for the rider to have a very light one; for when he finds nothing to bear upon with his mouth, he infallibly throws himself upon the haunches for his own security.
William Cavendish
I’m no financial expert. I scarcely know what a coin is. Ask me to explain what a credit default swap is, and I’ll emit an unbroken 10-minute ‘um’ through the clueless face of a broken puppet. You might as well ask a pantomime horse.
Charlie Brooker
I bought my first horse when I was 15. I always loved racing and I started studying about breeding and I’ve been doing it now for 30 years, so I have some credibility.
David Cassidy
That was the first time I saw a horse start from a kneeling position!
Henny Youngman
If you are fearful, a horse will back off. If you are calm and confident, it will come forward. For those who are often flattered or feared, the horse can be a welcome mirror of the best in human nature.
Clare Balding
Richard Armitage is very good at the old horse riding because of course he did it in ‘Robin Hood,’ so he’s very good at that.
James Nesbitt
I’ve always loved horses. When I was younger, I competed in horse shows and did quite well.
Ashley Rickards
All you need for happiness is a good gun, a good horse, and a good wife.
Daniel Boone