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20 Quotes About Texting And Driving (Memorable Slogans)

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We’re going to run through some of the best quotes about texting and driving. Distracted driving is extremely dangerous however we can understand that whilst out on the road it might be easy to get tempted to pick up your phone and send a quick message or text whilst behind the wheel.

We’ve compiled some of the best texting and driving quotations to hopefully keep you focused and motivated about safety whilst out on your next journey.

We hope that some of these famous, important, and clever don’t text and drive slogans will resonate with you. We suggest sharing some driving safety quotes with friends or family whilst NOT behind the wheel. You can do this by DMing, tweeting, emailing, or posting.

Let’s scroll through some of the best texting while driving quotes and slogans.


Texting and Driving Quotations

“If you have to use your phone while driving, please, pull over to a safe place.” – Oprah Winfrey

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Oprah Winfrey, Phone While Driving Quote

“Distracted driving is the number one killer of young people.” – Mark Wahlberg

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Mark Wahlberg, Distract Driving Quote

“I think that texting and driving is a 100 percent no-go. I think it should be banned everywhere because you cannot be focused on looking ahead, in the mirrors, being aware of what’s around you, and to type on a small keyboard and a small screen.” – Allan McNish

“Arrive alive, don’t text and drive.”– Unknown

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Don’t Text And Drive Quote

“You see the little light blinking on the phone. And you want to know ‘Who’s calling? Who’s texting me now? I need to be informed.’ But no one needs to die today, be paralyzed or maimed today – because you were distracted by your phone while driving.” – Oprah Winfrey

“When we text, our eyes are averted, and of course we need to see to drive. (Step 1: See. Step 2: Perceive.) I don’t need to tell you that it is not a good idea to drive wearing a blindfold.” – Alice Holzwarth

“Don’t tempt fate, that text can wait.” – Unknown

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That Text Can Wait Quote

“Recklessness is a species of crime and should be so regarded on our streets and highways.” – Marlen. E Pew

“If you’ve been driving for a little while and nothing’s happened to you yet – and you’ve been texting and driving – you think, ‘Oh nothing’s going to happen.’ But all it takes is an accident happening with one of your friends or God forbid, something happening to you, to really give you a wake-up call.” –  Victoria Justice

“Honk if you love Jesus. Text and drive if you want to meet him.” – Unknown

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Text And Drive Quote

“Safety is 30% Common Sense, 80% Compliance and the rest is good luck.” – Barry Spud

“I pledge to put my phone down and just drive.” – Mark Wahlberg

“Don’t drive inTEXTicated” – Unknown

“I ignored those warnings about texting while driving because everyone else was doing it, so I thought it was OK. I thought I was invincible. But clearly, I was completely wrong.” – Liz Marks

“Texting and driving at the same time is like jerking off and juggling at the same time. Too many balls in the air, if you catch my drift.” – Robin Williams

“The driver that you have to sell on safety shouldn’t be driving.” – Kyle Petty

“Thumbs on the wheel.” – Unknown

“The text says, ‘See you soon.’ But you never do” – Rachel Dyet

“There’s a completely new culture out there. I’m not a participant of texting and driving – or texting at all – but I see there’s something going on in civilization which is coming with great vehemence at us.” –  Werner Herzog

“I have worked for YouTube like texting and driving because I was curious to test what’s out there and how does it function, can I release something like about texting and driving to very young audiences, at the age where they do their drivers test? And the response was phenomenal, millions of people saw it.” – Werner Herzog

What did you think about these quotes about texting and driving? Maybe text some of your favorites to your friends! Check out our quotes about drinking and driving too.

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Iain Salter

Founder & Editor of The Road Trip Expert

Iain founded The Road Trip Expert in 2019 and continues to manage the website to this day. The inspiration to start the blog came during an extensive road trip around Europe with two friends that spanned several months and involved over 25,000km of driving. He first developed a passion for backpacking in 2014 and has had the pleasure of exploring over 60 countries.