I would like to share with you some of my favorite country song quotes. Yeah, I know when it comes to country music, you either love it or hate it.

Some say country music is just some three chord songs of soppy lyrics about broken hearts, Jesus, two-timing or honky-tonk bars.

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Anyway, here are some country and western song quotes:

“Country music is three chords and the truth.”- Harlan Howard

“Country music has always been the best shrink that 15 bucks can buy.” – Dierks Bentley

“I was born country and that’s what I’ll always be, like the rivers and the woodlands wild and free. I got a hundred years of down home running through my blood. I was born country and this country’s what I love. – Alabama

“The greatest conflicts are not between two people but between one person and himself.” – Garth Brooks

“Promise me, son, not to do the things I’ve done. Walk away from trouble if you can. It won’t mean you’re weak if you turn the other cheek. I hope you’re old enough to understand: Son, you don’t have to fight to be a man.” – Kenny Rogers

“You aren’t wealthy until you have something money can’t buy.” – Garth Brooks

“These boots are made for walking, and that’s just what they’ll do. One of these days these boots are gonna walk all over you.” – Nancy Sinatra

“I thank you, Lord, that I’m placed so well, that you’ve made my freedom so complete, that I’m no slave to whistle, clock or bell, nor weak eyed prisoner of Wall Street.” – Johnny Cash

“Life is not tried, it is merely survived if your standing outside the fire” – Garth Brooks

“In the back of my mind, there’s a secret place, but the whole world knows by the smile on my face that I’ve been thinking about you.” – Trisha Yearwood

“Some of God‘s greatest gifts are unanswered prayers.” – Garth Brooks

* Here are tips on how to write a country song.