These Instagram Captions Capture the Grounded Nature of the Earth Signs

The earth signs—Taurus, Virgo and Capricorn—are known for being clever, dependable and hard-working. As their element suggests, they're more grounded than anyone else.

Need someone to reliably get the job done? You should probably turn to an earth sign. If you're an earth sign yourself, you probably have an Instagram feed that reflects your consistency and passion, as well as your dedication.

So if you're looking for the perfect captions to match what you're feeling on the inside, we think these earthy captions will suit you well.

For showing off just how hard you're working on your current project:

"Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings."

-Salvador Dalí

Shutterstock: Young woman reading book under the tree during picnic in evening sunlight

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For that moment in nature that reminds you why you're so dedicated in the first place:

"Playfully crinkling through the leaves fills you with determination."



For sharing the family tradition that's been passed on to you:

"Traditions touch us, they connect us and they expand us."

-Rita Barreta Craig


For when you're striving to be near-flawless:

"Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence."

-Vince Lombardi


For when your love for your family and friends brings you success:

"Loyalty and devotion lead to bravery."

-Morihei Ueshiba

Shutterstock: Group of young friends hiking on a lake vacation.

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For when your analytical mind is showing through:

"Curiosity begins as an act of tearing to pieces."

-Samuel Alexander


For when your latest entrepreneurial venture is thriving:

"If you don't drive your business, you will be driven out of business."

-B.C. Forbes


For when all of that being patient finally pays off:

"Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet."

-Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Shutterstock: Oak sapling in hands. The leaves of rays of sunlight.

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For when you're being the grown-up and responsible one—and accepting the power that comes with that:

"With great power comes great responsibility."

-Uncle Ben, Spider-Man


For when you finally reach that goal you've been bragging about:

"Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments."

-Jim Rohn


For when you know it's all or nothing:

"Do or do not, there is no try."



For when you recognize you don't actually know it all:

"The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool."

As You Like It, William Shakespeare

Shutterstock: Charming Woman Leaning at Yellow Auto Sunroof. Dreamy Girl in Leather Jacket, Hat and Sunglasses Standing out of Car Roof Front View. Caucasian Stylish Model Daydreaming Looking at Forest

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For when you feel like you need to explain why you're so critical sometimes:

"Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things."

-Winston Churchill


Feel more like an intuitive water sign than an earth sign? Click HERE for Insta captions for the water signs.