These Quotes About the Open Road Make Perfect Insta Captions for Your Driving Pics

The open road can be very inspiring.

Whether you have a driver's license of your own or are simply tagging along for a lengthy, scenic drive, there will be times when you won't be able to help but pull over and take in the whole experience. When that happens, it also makes sense to snap a photo to make the memory last a lifetime, and if you decide to share it on Instagram, we think you'll want to pair the pic with one of these captions.

For that long road trip that makes you feel like you could spend the rest of your life in the car:

"I want to live in my car, and make the road my home."

-Jarod Kintz

Unsplash: Woman driving on an adventure sticking head out the window

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For when you get lost and stumble upon something magical:

"Sometimes, the most scenic roads in life are the detours you didn't mean to take."

-Angela N. Blount


For that drive that gives you exactly what you've been missing:

"The road is life."

-Jack Kerouac


For the blurred pic of your surroundings speeding by from the passenger seat:

"Drive slow and enjoy the scenery. Drive fast and join the scenery."

-Douglas Horton

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For reminding everyone you're a safe driver:

"Never drive faster than your guardian angel can fly."


For the passenger seat selfie of you looking totally blissful:

"The great home of the soul is the open road."

-D.H. Lawrence


For that pic of your windswept hair after a fast ride:

"If everything is under control, you are not driving fast enough."

-Stirling Moss


For that pic of nothingness for miles and miles and miles:

"Sometimes, the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason."

-Jerry Seinfeld


For the drive that feels like it's transformed you:

"People don't take trips. Trips take people."

-John Steinbeck

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For that optimistic selfie in front of the car before the drive commences:

"Afoot and lighthearted I take to the open road."

-Walt Whitman


For that pic of you snacking in the back seat on a long road trip:

"Road trips required a couple of things: a well-balanced diet of caffeine, salt, and sugar and an excellent selection of tunes—oh, and directions."

-Jenn McKinlay


For when all the time staring at the pavement has made you philosophical:

"They say the open road helps you think—about where you've been and where you're going."

-Dom Toretto, Furious 7


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