These truck driver quotes and captions reflect a life on the road.
Truckers serve an incredibly valuable role in our world. By seeing to the safe delivery of goods to distribution points, truck drivers make our day-to-day living so much easier. And, driving a truck can be a challenging role with bad weather, deadlines, and congestion.
We thank our truck drivers and wish them well and lots of open roads.
Best Truck Driver Quotes
1.) There is no situation like the open road, and seeing things completely afresh.
2.) The driver on the highway is safe not when he reads the signs, but when he obeys them.
Aiden Wilson Tozer
3.) Truck driving means the stress of never knowing where you will be and what you will be doing the following day.
4.) If the road is not patchy, rough, and on a hilly terrain, then the journey is not often worth undertaking as all destinations are already enough crowded.
5.) You simply have to put one foot in front of the other and keep going. Put blinders on and plow straight ahead.
6.) Be careful. A careful driver knows that careless drivers do not understand just how dangerous they are.
7.) The truck driver is the lion of the highways, a conquistador sailing upriver in a warship.
8.) Drive slow and enjoy the scenery – drive fast and join the scenery.
9.) A driver reaches a destination by driving on that road, not by laying back to enjoy the view.
Nabil N. Jamal
10.) You can waste your lives drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.
Funny Truck Driver Quotes
Women are like cars: we all want a Ferrari, sometimes want a pickup truck, and end up with a station wagon.
Have you ever noticed that anyone driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone driving faster than you is a maniac?
All I’ve ever wanted is a nice truck, and that’s what I got.
I sometimes think it ironic for truck drivers, longshoremen, policemen, and bus drivers to find success in writing children’s novels.
Now if there’s one thing truck drivers know how to do, it’s sitting around telling stories.
If your truck has so many chicken lights that a plane tried to land on it. You might be a super trucker.
Patience is something you admire in the driver behind you and scorn in the one ahead.
Come on, you can’t name a truck after a chick.
In any other job, they’re truck drivers. In show biz, they’re Transportation Captains.
Just because you’re in the driver’s seat does not mean you have to run people over.
Good Trucking Quotes
People don’t become what they wanted to when they were kids; otherwise, all little boys would be firefighters or truck drivers, and all little girls would become Madonna.
When the choice is between a demanding relationship and a vintage pickup truck, I’ll choose the truck every time.
The best truck drivers are patient, independent, determined, and hard-working. They love adventure and like thinking quickly.
Then there are those of us that being a truck driver is what we do. A truck is a tool just like a crescent wrench, a tool doing a job.
If he’s got golf clubs in his truck or a camper in his driveway, I don’t hire him.
A qualified truck driver must be able to follow company’s rules and procedures when planning fuel stops to and from destinations.
Percy J. Tucker
It’s not as if I don’t know how to handle the truck now. A license is just a piece of paper.
Terry Lynn Johnson
Driving a tractor-trailer is no joke! Unless you are willing to give it 100 percent, you will never be a good driver. Period.
The thoroughbred against a clamor, or rather the Porsche vs. the pickup truck.
For a truck driver to be driven by somebody else is an ordeal, for there are only three types of drivers: the too fast, the timid, and oneself.
Short Truck Driving Quotes
Eighty thousand pounds of muscle, blood, and steel in a pile. It’s spectacular.
Truck drivers are the only ones that know the best places to stop on the road.
Every truck driver kind of gets a bond with his truck. They may say they don’t, but they do.
Seeing a catering truck feels like home.
I love driving the cool cars, but there is nothing like driving a pickup truck.
Fire truck with back end on fire drives really fast in circles.
Do you think a truck driver makes good money? Well, he does make pretty good money.
Truck drivers need to be responsible and reliable.
Both men and women drive commercial trucks. One in twenty truckers in the US is a woman.
William David Thomas
Driving truck will control your life and what you do with it.
My dad was a cross-country truck driver.
People don’t realize how many miles a truck drives a year on the road.
The best drivers are the most beautiful.
Where I come from, your truck is a reflection of who you are.
Truck driving is a hard profession requiring long hours and weeks from home.
Richard H. Freer
I am emotional about engines; if you hurt my car, you hurt my heart.
I wanted to be a truck driver. I love driving long distances!
Interesting Truck Driver Quotes
I basically live out of my truck – I mean from place to place. I feel more at home in my truck than just about anywhere, which is a sad thing to say, but it’s true.
People go crazy when something happens to their stuff. The reaction, it appears to me, is generally overblown and not commensurate with the perceived offense.
Finn Murphy, The Long Haul: A Trucker’s Tales of Life on the Road
My dad was a truck driver. We all used to ride along with him. And the way he’d keep awake was to sing while he was going down the road. So we all joined in.
Johnny Van Zant
A good truck driver needs discipline. Traffic, weather, eating, sleeping, showering, fueling, getting work done on the truck; it takes a truck driver a long time to learn how to juggle everything.
A driver is a king on a vinyl bucket-seat throne, changing direction with the turn of a wheel, changing the climate with a flick of the button, changing the music with the switch of a dial.
Andrew H. Malcolm
There is an advantage to trucking; you are sitting high and can see over the car in front and farther down the road.
As a driver, you always want to be in the car getting as much experience as possible; especially when there’s something new like different tires.
To me, that seemed like an incredibly sad and lonely life, but he was very matter-of-fact about it; he loved the open road and driving his truck.
Most of the time out here a truck driver eats cold sandwiches, cakes, and cookies; junk food is the biggest thing we eat.
Inspirational Quotes for Truck Drivers
I’ve been on every interstate highway in the lower forty-eight states and I still never get tired of the view.
You can go days without seeing anyone, let alone someone you know or love–but if you are excited to experience all that the road has to offer, truck driving is a great way to be paid well while doing it.
Leave sooner, drive slower, and live longer.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
It’s not the absence of fear, it’s overcoming it. Sometimes you’ve got to blast through and have faith.
There is more credit and satisfaction in being a first-rate truck driver than a tenth-rate executive.
We truckers need our truck stops for food, fuel, rest, and relaxation, and it makes our visit more enjoyable to see smiling faces.
Truck driving is still a respectable living, although its pay is no longer attracting drivers.
Richard H. Freer
Being a truck driver involves much more than sitting behind the wheel of a vehicle and driving all day. There are plenty of skills needed in order to do a great job at it.
Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.
Truck driving is what you make of it. It can be lonely, especially if you drive alone.
Like they say, there is no place like home. That is something everybody that wants to drive a truck needs to think about. You may have had that dream to drive a big truck but it’s not what everybody thinks it’s like.
A good driver will maintain a circle of awareness of everything happening around them.
Little did I know how tough it would be to drive a huge truck. A driver has to be stout of mind and gut, and the driver can never, never give up.
Here’s a thing that’s going to drive me absolutely crazy: the trucks! They can put people on the moon, but they can’t make a quiet truck!
The first day on the job is very stressful for truck drivers, be it their first or tenth time because they are on unfamiliar ground; the truck, paperwork, and customers are new.
The way I drive, the way I handle a truck is an expression of my inner feelings.
A driver must be flexible. They have to quickly adapt to changes in travel, load pickup, and delivery schedule.
Motivational Truck Driver Quotes
Working hard for something we don’t care about is called stressed; working hard for something we love is called passion.
Truck driving is a lifestyle, not a job.
Common sense and training are the tools a good driver uses to protect themselves against millions of four-wheelers darting in and out of traffic.
I worked as a truck driver, and carpenter’s assistant, doing whatever it took to keep bread on the table for the family.
Life on the road can be one of two things. If you are flexible – able to adapt and change to new situations and events – truck driving means constant adventure.
Each truck driver does his or her part in keeping food on our tables and shoes on our feet. They get very little respect from most people and have to deal with a countless numbers of obstacles along the way.
Take care of your truck in the garage, and the truck will take care of you on the road.
Altogether, it is their discipline, pride, and courage that really help them out. They only have ten hours a day to drive. They have to think smart to survive.
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I don’t think there’s any real motivation for somebody to be a truck driver. Mine was simple; dad was a truck driver, and I wanted to own one.
I am just trying to work out whether you’re a truck driver who writes books or a writer who drives trucks.
Antony J. Bowman
I’m technologically challenged, so I finally hooked up Bluetooth in my truck so I can talk going down the road.
A driver must be able to manage time effectively. A driver who possesses this skill is advantageous to the success of your company.
A driver must know when to pull over. Even if there is a delivery to make, a power nap is in order but not in the sleeper berth if there is work to be done.
My dad was a truck driver, and from the time I was knee-high to a grapevine, I was driving a truck.
Johnny Van Zant
I don’t think that all the coal miners – or even more realistically, say, the truck drivers whose jobs may be put out by self-driving cars and trucks – they’re all going to go and become web designers and programmers.
Truck Driver Captions
Truck life 🙂
Just another day of truckin’ through the desert.
Just like my truck, I’m built to last.
Eastbound and down, loading up and trucking.
Just got a new truck.
Seeing a catering truck feels like home.
A truck is a man’s best friend.
Keep calm and keep on driving.
On the road again!
I’m not sure where I’m going, but it sure is fun to drive there.
My truck is my home.
Loving this road trip, but all this driving is tire-ing.
Money can’t buy you happiness, but it can buy you a truck.
Just an old truck.
Trucker Captions for Instagram
A truck is a man’s best friend.
I’m not a truck; I just drive one.
New wheels for my new home.
Miles and smiles.
My truck is my happy place.
Truck drivers spend a lot of time alone.
Wanderlust + highway dust.
Life is a highway.
Leave sooner, drive slower, live longer.
Driving at the speed limit.
I’d rather ride in a diesel truck than in a Ferrari.
Feeling those road trip vibes.
Don’t mess with me or my truck.
Truck drivers cover long distances.
By Andy Atticus
Andy writes about history, economics, and sports.
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