Carousel Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old carousel quotes, carousel sayings, and carousel proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Life is a carousel. It goes up and down. All U gotta do is just stay on.     

Pharrell Williams

Life is like a carousel. Returning to the same point each time, with a different bounce. Its your take, whether you wanna enjoy it or throw up.     

Nupur Kulkani

What a treat for kids and adults alike to settle into the saddle of a handsome wooden horse, grip the reins, and let imaginations wander as the horse glides up and down, circling round and round, while jingling music fills the air.     

Amy Nathan

And beauty stands before you and love comes back around again. It's a carousel, my friend.      

Vanessa Carlton

And the seasons they go round and round and painted ponies go up and down. We're captive on the carousel of time, we can't return we can only look behind.     

Joni Mitchell

The horses come in so many colors...but no matter their colors, the horses all go at the same speed as they circle round and round. They start together. They finish together, too. Nobody is first and nobody is last. Everyone is equal when you ride a carousel.     

Sharon langley

The carousel spins round and round; blasting forth its cheerful sound. While horses gallop to the chase round the sound; the circle race.     

Phoebe Coghlan

No matter its age, a carousel remains an essential centerpiece for any good amusement, or theme, park. With its wondrous band organ playing melodious tunes to the delight of riders, the carousel itself becomes a beautiful, gigantic music box that gives a nostalgic tranquility to the park.     

David P. Hahner

Life is like a carousel never stop turning.      


It is doubtful that many carousel riders realize that they are performing an ancient ritual as they ride their wooden steed in pursuit of the brass ring.     

Dale Samuelson