Travel Quotes

These are my favorite travel quotes of all time:

1. “Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Pat Conroy

2. “When you travel, remember that a foreign country is not designed to make you comfortable. It is designed to make its own people comfortable.” – Clifton Fadiman

3. “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller

4. “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” – Mark Twain

5. “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” – Paul Theroux

6. “Travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.” – Miriam Beard

7. “If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.” – James Michener

8. “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine

9. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

10. “The whole object of travel is not to set foot on foreign land; it is at last to set foot on one’s own country as a foreign land.” – G. K. Chesterton

11. “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.” – Robert Louis Stevenson

12. “The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.” – Samuel Johnson

13. “A traveler without observation is a bird without wings.” – Moslih Eddin Saadi

14. “I see my path, but I don’t know where it leads. Not knowing where I’m going is what inspires me to travel it.” – Rosalia de Castro

15. “A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent (which I cannot deny myself to be without being impious) will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place….” – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

16. “Let your heart guide you. It whispers so listen closely.” – The Land Before Time

17. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain

18. “Heroes take journeys confront dragons and discover the treasure of their true selves.” – Carol Pearson

19. “To get away from one’s working environment is, in a sense, to get away from one’s self; and this is often the chief advantage of travel and change.”  – Charles Horton Cooley

20. “Own only what you can carry with you; Let your memory be your travel bag.” – Alexander Solzhenitsyn

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