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40 Best Cowgirl Quotes & Sayings

40 Best Cowgirl Quotes & Sayings

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Cowgirls embody strength, resilience, and a love for the wild that’s as untamed as the horses they ride. Our collection of the best cowgirl quotes encapsulates this spirit, offering a treasure trove of wit, wisdom, and the tenacity that’s characteristic of these remarkable women.

These cowgirl sayings celebrate the unique blend of elegance and grit that defines the cowgirl ethos. So, whether you’re a cowgirl at heart, born in the saddle, or simply someone who appreciates the enduring spirit of the Wild West, you’re bound to find a quote or two that resonates with you.

Cowgirl is an attitude, really; a pioneer spirit, a special American brand of courage.

Dale Evans

What separates a winner from the rest of the pack is not raw talent or physical ability, it is the drive and dedication to work hard every single day and the heart to go after your dream.

Linda Mastandrea

Horses change lives. They give our young people confidence and self-esteem. They provide peace & tranquility to troubled souls, they give us hope!

Toni Robinson

What could we accomplish if we knew we could not fail?

Eleanor Roosevelt

A horse is the projection of peoples’ dreams about themselves – strong, powerful, beautiful – and it has the capability of giving us escape from our mundane existence.

Pam Brown

Equestrian art is the perfect understanding and harmony between horse and rider.

Nuno Oliveira

Beautiful girl, you were made to do hard things so believe in yourself.


I figure if a girl wants to be a legend, she should just go ahead and be one.

Calamity Jane

Wherever your trail takes you today, don’t be discouraged by the puddles.⁠


Be happy with what you have while working for what you want.

Helen Keller

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Except cowgirls. Cowgirls will kill you.

Ray Cole

No hour of life is wasted that is spent in the saddle.

Winston Churchill

Horses make a landscape look beautiful.

Alice Walker

Storms make trees take deeper roots.

Dolly Parton

Boots, class and a li’ll sass, that’s what cowgirls are made of.

Candice Nicoles

Good girls are made of sugar and spice, cowgirls are made of whiskey on ice.

Rita Cynder

Dirt is cowgirl glitter.

Fallon Taylor

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And that even she could not hold herself back because her passion burned brighter than her fears.

Mark Anthony

Don’t mess with me fellas! This cowgirl has been to the rodeo before.

Joan Crawford

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by a horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.

Dale Carnegie

Cowgirl… or Belle. Just not Cow Belle.

Belinda McBride

I’d rather ride on a Mustang, than in one.

BaileyAnn Neal

Courage is being scared to death, but saddling up anyway.

John Wayne

If a cowgirl is smiling she’s thinking of doing something crazy, if she’s laughing she’s already done it.

Cassidy Magazine

Keep calm and cowgirl on.


Live well. Laugh often. Love horses.


Forget a glass slipper. This princess wears cowboy boots.


Horses lend us the wings we lack.

Pam Brown

In riding a horse we borrow freedom.

Helen Thomson

The path to my heart is paved in hoof prints.


Beautiful girl, you were made to do hard things so believe in yourself.


It’s the way you ride the trail that counts.

Dale Evans

Don’t squat with your spurs on.

Will Rogers

God intended women to be outside as well as men, and they do not know what they are missing when they stay cooped up in the house.

Annie Oakley

It ain’t the clothes that make the cowgirl – it’s the attitude and the heart.


She is a queen. Her soul is royalty.

Adrian Michael

That’s why God gave us horses. He wanted us to see how their beauty, courage, and especially forgiveness, is a reflection of Himself. Remember that God loved you enough to give you the horse, and He loves the horse enough to give you insight into how to treat and care for him.

J. Lyons

Most cowgirls are natural storytellers, their art honed by years of practice.

Teresa Jordan

Every day is a good day when you ride.


Give a girl the right pair of boots and she can conquer the world.

Marilyn Monroe

Also, read our best cowboy quotes and sayings list.