Tuesday, February 26, 2008

Travel Quotes

"Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and I remember more than I have seen."
Benjamin Disraeli

"The supreme moments of travel are born of beauty and strangeness in equal parts; the first panders to the senses, the second to the mind."
Robert Bryant

"Some parts of the world you make a conscious effort to visit and others have to wait until fate delivers you there."
Tony Hawks

"Own only what you can carry with you; know language, know countries, know people. Let your memory be your travel bag."
Alexander Solzhenitsyn

Travel Quotes

"The real treasure, that which we all seek, is never very far; there is no real need to seek it in a distant place, for it lies buried within our own hearts. And yet, there is this strange and persistent fact, that it is only after a journey in a distant region, in a new land, that the way to that treasure becomes clear."
Heinrich Zimmer

"No journey is too great if you find what you seek."

"I sought to see the amazing as normal, and the daily as unique, and in that swirling paradox I found the joy of travel."
Mary Poxon

"We take to the breeze; We go as we please."
Charlottes Web E.B. White

Travel Quotes

"Certainly, 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

"As you walk and eat and travel, be where you are, otherwise you will miss most of your life."

"Blessed are the curious for they shall have adventure."
L. Drachman

"The first step in the journey is to lose your way."
Galway Kinnell

"Travel is as much a passion as ambition or love."
L.E. Landon

Travel Quotes

"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

"All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveler is unaware."
Martin Buber

"Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
Mark Twain

"Journeys, like artists, are born and not made. A thousand differing circumstances contribute to them, few of them willed or determined by the will."
Lawrence Durrell

"One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time."
Andre Gide

Travel Quotes

"To awaken in a strange town is one of the most pleasant sensations in the world."
Freya Stark

"The real voyage of discovey consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes."
Marcel Proust

"Have we not stood here like trees in the ground long enough?"
Walt Whitman

"The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible."
Oscar Wilde

"The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail. Travel too fast and you miss all that you are traveling for."
Louis L'Amour

Travel Quotes

The Greeks never wrote obituaries, they only ask one question.
"Did he live his life with passion?"

"A mind that is stretched by new experiences can never go back to its old dimensions."

"Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans."
John Lennon

"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow mindness."
Mark Twain

"He who returns from a journey is not the same as he who left."
Chinese Proverb

Travel Quotes

"To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor."
Oliver Wendell Holmes

"Those who wander are not necessarily lost."
J.R. R. Tolkien

"The longer I live, the more my mind dwells upon the beauty and wonder of the world."
John Burroughs

"Abroad is the place where we stay up late, follow impulse and find ourselves as wide open as when we are in love."
Pico Iyer

Travel Quotes

"A journey is like a marriage. The certain way to go wrong is to think you can control it."
John Steinbeck

"If one of us dies," the husband told his wife, "I shall move to Paris."
Sigmund Freud

"I would love you all the day, every night we would kiss and play, if with me you would fondly stray, over the hills and far away."
John Gray

"The traveler must be born again in the road and earn a passport from the elements."
Henry David Thoreau

Travel Quotes

"The world is a book, and those who do not travel, read only one page."
St. Augustine

Norwegian saying:
"No such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing."

"I would rather have a lifetime of experiences than a room full of furniture."

"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

"Traveling in the company of those we love is Home in Motion."
Leigh Hunt

Travel Quotes

"The man who goes out alone can start today, but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready."
Henry David Thoreau

" decide...... whether or not the goal is worth the risks involved. If it is, stop worrying...."
Amelia Earheart

"Live as if you were going to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were going to live forever."

"Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take but by the places and moments that take our breath away."

Travel Quotes

"Its not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves."
Sir Edmund Hillary

"Some people travel to look, while others come to see."
Tenzig Norgay to Sir Edmund Hillary

"Its not your aptitude, but your attitude that determines your altitude."
Thomas Alexander

"He who climbs the highest mountains, laughs at all tragedies, real or imaginary."
Friedrich Nietzsche

"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the things that you did."
Mark Twain