TRAVEL QUOTES

My Favorite Quotes About Travel and Beyond


Two roads diverged in a wood, and I—
 I took the one less traveled by,
 And that has made all the difference.
-          Robert Frost

Who lives sees much. Who travels sees more. - Arab Proverb

He who does not travel does not know the value of men. – Moorish proverb

Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer. – Anonymous

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

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

Life is a daring adventure, or nothing. - Helen Keller

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

Be the change that you want to see in the world. – Gandhi

Home is not where you live but where they understand you. - Christian Morgenstern (discovered on a wall at the Guinness Factory in Dublin)

There are no strangers, only friends you have not met yet. - William Butler Yeats

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. - Lao-tzu

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries. - Aldous Huxley

A traveler without knowledge is a bird without wings. - Sa’di

Travel is to spread your life all over the world. - Taxi Drive Wisdom

Because a day without love, laughter or dessert is a wasted day. - Mami Duni (Discovered on a menu at a Cuban restaurant in Dallas)

It is not the length of life, but the depth of life. - Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going. - Theroux

The true meaning of life is to plant trees under whose shade you do not expect to sit. - Nelson Henderson

The world just does not fit conveniently into the format of a 35mm camera. - W. Eugene Smith

If you don’t know where you are going, you will wind up somewhere else. - Yogi Berra

Experience is not what happens to you; it’s what you do with what happens to you. - Aldous Huxley

I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself. - Aldous Huxley

Don’t worry about the world ending today, it’s already tomorrow in Australia. – Unknown

Wherever you go, there you are. - Buckaroo Bonzai

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

If you know a quote I’d like, please share it. I’d love to hear it!