Quotes to Live by on the Road


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Each year truck drivers travel millions of miles hauling our nations goods. Reports show that in 2018 alone, the trucking industry carried over 70% of the tonnage carried by all forms of freight transportation in the United States. Trucking is a grueling profession with the long hours, expert knowledge of driving a big rig, and the long time away from home. But if you ask a trucker, many will say it’s a rewarding experience. We’ve collected a variety of quotes that can be a pick me up on the road or any days working your business. Enjoy!

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-“The road of life twists and turns and no directions are ever the same. Yet our lessons come from the journey, not the destination.”

— Don Williams Jr.

-“You’ve got to dream a little bit if you’re going to get somewhere.”

— George P. Shutlz

-“I’ve been on every interstate highway in the lower forty-eight states by now, and I never get tired of the view.”

— Steve Earle

sunset mountain highway

-“There is no situation like the open road, and seeing things completely afresh.”

— James Salter

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-“The success of your journey and your destination all depend on who’s driving.”

— Bruce Springsteen

-“Always focus on the front windshield and not the rear view mirror.”

— Colin Powell

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-“I have promises to keep and miles to go before I asleep…”

— Robert Frost

-“You simply have to put one foot in front of the other and keep going. Put blinders on and plow straight ahead.”

— George Lucas

-“If you feel your journey on the opinions of others, you are going to run out of gas.”

— Steve Maraboli

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-“You got to stop thinkin’ so negative son, we ain’t not never made it yet have we?”

— Bandit, “Smokey and the Bandit”

Thank you for your service truckers!

One final bonus post to always keep in mind:

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