15 Friends Quotes That Make Great Thanksgiving Instagram Captions

Leave it to Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Ross, Chandler and Joey to put all of our Thanksgiving thoughts into words.

The Friends Thanksgiving episodes are in a league of their own, and they're chock full of quotes that perfectly articulate the celebratory, yet sometimes frustrating nature of the fall holiday.

In that vein, we've come up with 15 Friends quotes (most of which come from holiday-themed episodes) that double as the perfect Turkey Day Instagram captions, because you know you'll be posting at least one snapshot from the special day. Whether you're hard at work in the kitchen, or sharing a photo of all of your delicious Thanksgiving eats, we've got you covered!

For that photo that shows what goes into cooking a turkey:

"Okay guys, I have exactly 28 minutes before I have to baste again."

-Monica Geller

 

For that photo showing off your holiday outfit:

"These are my Thanksgiving pants!"

-Joey Tribbiani

 

For that vegetarian Thanksgiving photo:

"Happy needless-turkey-murder day."

-Phoebe Buffay

Joey and Monica Eat Thanksgiving Dinner
(Friends via NBC)

 

For that classic turkey photo:

"You can't have Thanksgiving without turkey. That's like fourth of July without apple pie, or Friday with no two pizzas."

-Joey Tribbiani

 

For that photo of something that might look good, but doesn't taste good:

"Oh, sweet Lord, this is what evil must taste like."

-Phoebe Buffay

 

For another photo of a dish that missed the mark:

"It tastes like feet!"

-Ross Geller

Monica Cooks Thanksgiving Dinner
(Friends via NBC)

 

For that photo of you eating turkey:

"Don't you put words in people's mouths. You put turkey in people's mouths."

-Joey Tribbiani

 

For that photo showing the extent of your culinary abilities:

"Offering people gum is not cooking."

-Chandler Bing

 

For that photo of your full Thanksgiving plate:

"We may not be great thinkers or world leaders, we don't read a lot or run very fast, but dammit we can eat!"

-Joey Tribbiani

Friends Look at Their Thanksgiving Dinner
(Friends via NBC)

 

For that photo of when Thanksgiving dinner gets a little too real:

"What is with everyone today? It's Thanksgiving not truth day!"

-Ross Geller

 

For that photo of when your Thanksgiving doesn't go as planned:

"They've ruined Cranberry Day!"

-Ross Geller

 

For that photo of a Friendsgiving:

"I guess, what I'm trying to say is, I'm very thankful that all your Thanksgivings sucked."

-Chandler Bing

Joey Eats a Thanksgiving Turkey
(Friends via NBC)

 

For that photo of when you're tired of your family, but you still love them:

"It's Thanksgiving and we should not want to be together, together."

-Rachel Green

 

For that photo of a Thanksgiving dessert, especially if it's a "traditional" English trifle:

"What's not to like? Custard, good. Jam, good. Meat, good!

-Joey Tribbiani

Rachel Makes an English Trifle
(Friends via NBC)

 

For that selfie of your post-Thanksgiving food coma:

"I'm gonna take a nap. Turkey makes me sleepy."

-Rachel Green

 

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