Motorcycle Sayings and Quotes

For some, there’s no thrill like speeding down an open road on the back of a motorcycle. For others, such a risky mode of transportation is a death wish. Embrace your inner daredevil with the collection of motorcycle quotes below.


I don't want a pickle, I just want ride on my motorcycle. I don't want to die, I just want a ride on my motorcycle.     

Arlo Guthry

When I'm riding my motorcycle, I'm glad to be alive. When I stop riding my motorcycle, I'm glad to be alive.     

Neil Peart

A woman who rides a motorcycle is in tune with the universe, a candidate for high adventure.     

Celestine Sibley

Anybody can jump a motorcycle. The trouble begins when you try to land it.     

Evel Knievel

Driving a motorcycle is like flying. All your senses are alive. Being House is like flying, too. He's free of the gravity of what people think.     

Hugh Laurie

You live more for five minutes going fast on a bike than other people do in all of their life.     

Marco Simoncelli

Passing my motorcycle theory test gave me a disproportionate feeling of greatness.     

James McAvoy

You do not need a therapist if you own a motorcycle, any kind of motorcycle!     

Dan Aykroyd

More books, more racing and more foolishness with cars and motorcycles are in the works.     

Brock Yates

I enjoy going on motorcycle trips and stopping in small towns and enjoying drinks with the locals.     

George Clooney

I want to ride my motorcycle up the side of the Luxor to the light and vanish.     

Criss Angel

I learned one thing from jumping motorcycles that was of great value on the golf course, the putting green especially: Whatever you do, don't come up short.     

Evel Knievel

Faster, faster, faster, until the thrill of speed overcomes the fear of death.     

Hunter Thompson

Try to remember the reason you started riding a motorcycle in the first place. For me, it was a couple of things but mostly rebellion.     

Sonny Barger

Love is the feeling you get when you like something as much as your motorcycle.     

Hunter S. Thompson

If I weren't doing what I'm doing today... I'd be traveling around the world on the back of a motorcycle.     

Donna Karan

It wasn't until I went to college and I got my first motorcycle that I understood the thrill of speed.     

Vin Diesel

I'm not the biggest motorcycle fan - they're cool and a lot of fun, but they're scary as well!     

Taylor Lautner

I look my best when I take my helmet off after a long motorcycle ride. I have a glow and a bit of helmet hair.     

Eric Bana

Note to self: Never ride a motorcycle in stilettos and a miniskirt.     

Maggie Grace

If you want to live a happy life, don't teach your wife how to drive a car or a motorcycle.     

Junaid Jamshed

I really love to ride my motorcycle. When I want to just get away and be by myself and clear my head, that's what I do.     

Kyle Chandler

And I to my motorcycle Parked like the soul of the junkyard Restored, a bicycle fleshed With power, and tore off Up Highway 106 continually Drunk on the wind in my mouth Wringing the handlebar for speed Wild to be wreckage forever.     

James Dickey

Although motorcycle riding is romantic, motorcycle maintenance is purely classic.     

Robert M Pirsig

That's all the motorcycle is, a system of concepts worked out in steel.     

Robert M. Pirsig

A motorcycle functions entirely in accordance with the laws of reason, and a study of the art of motorcycle maintenance is really a miniature study of the art of rationality itself.     

Robert M. Pirsig

Why are motorcycle dealers closed on Sundays? Because Sunday is for worship... Catholics go to church, Motorcyclists go to the track.     

Justin Skalka

Motorcycle adventures are the perfect antidote to middle age.     

Alex Morritt

Riding a motorcycle on today's highways, you have to ride in a very defensive manner. You have to be a good rider and you have to have both hands and both feet on the controls at all times.     

Evel Knievel

I try and stay limber, swim, run, ride motorcycles.     

Matt Cameron