Rodeo Sayings and Quotes

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


Life's a rodeo and all you have to do is stay in the saddle.     

George Jung

With horses, familiarity breeds comfort. If you haven't been around horses for a while (or ever), the best thing to do is to go to the racetrack, a horse show, a rodeo, or some other horsey activity, and watch the horses. Familiarize yourself with the way they move and behave themselves.     

Jane Smiley

Sometimes I think life is just a rodeo, the trick is to ride and make it to the bell.     

John Fogerty

It's the ropes and the reins, and the joy and the pain. And they call the thing rodeo.     

Garth Brooks

Rodeo careers can end without warning, as quick as the next try at an eight-second ride.     

John Branch

A good old rodeo never hurt anyone.     

Taylor Kitsch