Ride Sayings and Quotes

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

Life is like riding a bicycle. In order to keep your balance, you must keep moving.     

Albert Einstein

It's great to ride with you while you're taking care of business.     

Darryl Worley

In the road ships must ride in 30, 40, or 50 fathom water, not above half a mile from the shore at farthest: and if there are many ships they must ride close one by another.     

William Dampier

You can either ride the wave or suck the surf.     

Joe Caruso

You ride out the downturn and you're usually rewarded in the end.     

John Buckingham

If you surrendered to the air, you could ride it.     

Toni Morrison

You can't ride two horses with one behind.     

Woody Allen

The ride does not require an explanation, just participants.     

Sonny Barger

Life's a car ride. Sometimes it's cruise control down smooth highways. Other times it's potholes on rural roads.     

Carolyn Mackler

One may ride upon a tiger's back but it is fatal to dismount     

Ernest Bramah

If you ride like lightning, you're gonna crash like thunder.     

Ben Mendelsohn

You can never ride on the wave that came in and went out yesterday.     

John Wanamaker

It's the ride of life the journey from here to there living and loving every moment like we have none to spare.     

Jess "Chief" Brynjulson

You ride astride the imaginary in order to hunt down the real.     

Breyten Breytenbach

When you're turning the crankset, you're riding the bike. When you're coasting, you're just along for the ride.     

Ned Overend

Have fun, be active. Ride a bike instead of driving, for example.     

Dan Buettner

A free ride and free food are two of the three things no pilot ever turns down.     

Dick Rutan

Every time you ride, your either teaching or un-teaching your horse.     

Gordon Wright

You ride it as hard as you can, as fast as you can, and see where we get at the end of things.     

Justin Smith

Ride higher in life unto the higher life.     

Jaachynma N.E. Agu

Life is like a roller coaster. It has its ups and downs. But it's your choice to scream or enjoy the ride.     


Take care of your car in the garage, and the car will take care of you on the road.     

Amit Kalantri

Ride as much or as little, or as long or as short as you feel. But ride.     

Eddy Merckx

Ride the horse in the direction that it's going.     

Werner Erhard

You ride in a limousine the first time, it's a big thrill but after that it's just a stupid car.     

Bruce Springsteen

The more you ride the bike, the better it gets, and the more you know how to ride it     

John DiMaggio

Anyone can ride with us, you don't have to be a member. You don't have to ride a motorcycle; you can drive a car and help us carry our equipment.     

Traci Dickson

Anytime you ride against the best in the world, it becomes a learning process.     

Bonnie Blair

It's not the beginning or the destination that counts. It's the ride in between.     

David Baldacci

We do not ride on the railroad; it rides upon us.     

Henry David Thoreau