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Best Short Travelling Quotes:

I think in general, as a culture, we tend to think there are two choices: settling down or travelling. And actually, you need both… birds need a nest and they still fly.Gloria Steinem

The worst thing about being a tourist is having other tourists recognize you as a tourist.Russell Baker

Two great talkers will not travel far together.Spanish Proverb

We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.Anonymous

A ship in the harbour is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.John Shedd



To travel is to live.Hans Christian Anderson

I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.Susan Sontag

I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them.Mark Twain

Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God.Kurt Vonnegut

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a cash advance.

Thanks to the interstate highway system, it is now possible to travel from coast to coast without seeing anything.Charles Kuralt

What’s important is that you make the leap. Jump high and hard with intention and heart. Pay no mind to the vision that commission made up. It’s up to you to make your life.Cheryl Strayed

Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing at all.Helen Keller

When preparing to travel, lay out all your clothes and all your money. Then take half the clothes and twice the money.Susan Heller

The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.Rudyard Kipling



Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversations.Elizabeth Drew

Adventure is worthwhile.Aesop

People don’t take trips. . .trips take people.John Steinbeck

Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.Lawrence Block

Hey, people who travel with their bed pillow. You look insane.Jim Gaffigan

Travel is the only thing that makes you richer.Anonymous

Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.Fuller

Travel is like flirting with life.Lisa

Kilometers are shorter than miles. Save gas, take your next trip in kilometers.George Carlin

Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.Susan Sontag

The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life.Agnes Repplier

Adventure, yeah. I guess that’s what you call it when everybody comes back alive.Mercedes Lackey

If you are going through hell, keep going.Winston Churchill

For my part, I travel not to go anywhere, but to go. I travel for travel’s sake. The great affair is to move.Robert Louis Stevenson

At some point in life the world’s beauty becomes enoughToni Morrison


Quotes About Travel and Love:

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

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

To my mind, the greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be … in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar it is taken for granted.Bill Bryson

Travel and change of place impart new vigour to the mind.Seneca

There’s only four ways to get unraveled; One is to sleep and the other is travel.Jim Morrison

A good holiday is one that is spent among people whose notions of time are vaguer than yours.J.B. Priestley

Airline travel is hours of boredom interrupted by moments of stark terror.Al Boliska

You can find your way across this country using burger joints the way a navigator uses stars.Charles Kuralt

Instead of insight, maybe all a man gets is strength to wander for a while.William Least Heat-Moon

Airplane travel is nature’s way of making you look like your passport photo.Al Gore

It is not down in any map; true places never are.Herman Melville

Boy, those French. They have a different word for everything.Steve Martin

Travel is only glamorous in retrospect.Paul Theroux

Every hundred feet the world changes.Roberto Bolano

You’re not travelling if you already know everything.Erica Bauermeister

There are no foreign lands. It is the traveller only who is foreign.Robert Louis Stevenson

People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.Dagobert D. Runes

What does it mean to pre-board? Do you get on before you get on?George Carlin

You define a good flight by negatives: you didn’t get hijacked, you didn’t crash, you didn’t throw up, you weren’t late, you weren’t nauseated by the food. So you are grateful.Paul Theroux

The real work of an expedition begins when you return.Louise Arner Boyd

Travel’ is the name of a modern disease which became rampant in the mid-fifties and is still spreading. The disease – its scientific name is travelitis furiosus – is carried by a germ called prosperity.George Mikes

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

The journey, not the arrival, matters.T. S. Eliot

Travelling is like flirting with life. It’s like saying, ‘I would stay and love you, but I have to go; this is my station.Lisa St. Aubin de Teran

The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.Rudyard Kipling

I travel a lot, I hate having my life disrupted by routine.Caskie Stinnett

Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and celebrate the journey.Fitzhugh Mullan

A tourist is a fellow who drives thousands of miles so he can be photographed standing in front of his car.Emile Ganest

A journey is measured in friends rather than miles.Tim Cahill

When you hand someone a camera, why do they act like you just asked them to disassemble a bomb? They take it and they’re like, ‘What do I do … I don’t really … ha-huh …’ Yeah, it’s the button on the top right where it always is since the beginning of #*@! time!Dane Cook


Quotes About Journey and Destination:

Don’t be a tourist, be a traveler.Anonymous

There is nothing safer than flying – it’s crashing that is dangerous.Theo Cowan

Venice is like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go.Truman Capote

If you think adventure is dangerous try routine, it’s lethal.Paulo Coelho

It can hardly be a coincidence that no language on earth has ever produced the expression, ‘As pretty as an airport.Douglas Adams

If you’ve seen one redwood tree, you’ve seen them all.Ronald Reagan

You want to know what it’s like to be on a plane for 22 hours? Sit in a chair, squeeze your head as hard as you can, don’t stop, then take a paper bag and put it over your mouth and nose and breath your own air over and over and over.Lewis Black

When life knocks you down, roll over and look at the stars.Anonymous

Don’t worry about the world ending today, it’s already tomorrow in Australia.Charles M. Schulz

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



The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.Saint Augustine

Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon.Paul Brandt

Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of travelling.Margaret Lee Runbeck

When you give yourself to places, they give you yourself back.Anonymous

A traveller without observation is a bird without wings.Moslih Eddin Saadi

Create a life you don’t need a vacation from.Anonymous

I don’t know the question, but travel is definitely the answer.Anonymous

I always wonder why birds stay in the same place when they can fly anywhere on the earth. Then I ask myself the same question.Harun Yahya

Go where your dreams take you.Anonymous

I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.Oscar WildeEither you run the day, or the day runs you.

Either you run the day, or the day runs you.Jim Rohn

A wise traveller never despises his own country.Carlo Goldoni

Don’t count every day, make every day count.Anonymous

There are no foreign lands. It is the traveler only who is foreign.Robert Louis Stevenson
Robert Louis Stevenson

Today is your day! Your mountain is awaiting! So… get on your way.Dr. Seuss

Better to see something once than to hear about it hundred times.Anonymous

Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent in the office or moving your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain.Jack Kerouac

Once a year go someplace you’ve never been before.Dalai Lama

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.Neale Donald Walsch

There are a lot of adventures out there waiting for you to live them.Matt


Best Travel and Life Adventure Quotes:

Discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.Marcel Proust

Wherever you go, go with all your heart!Confucius

The most beautiful in the world is, of course, the world itself.Wallace Stevens

Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter.Izaak Walton

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

If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.Seth Godin

Raise your words not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunders.Anonymous

At the end of the day, your feet should be dirty, your hair messy and your eyes sparkling.Shanti

Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.Anonymous



Travel can be the most rewarding forms of introspection.Lawrence Durrel

Travel leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.Ibu Battuta

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

Quit your job, buy a ticket, get a tan, fall in love, never return.Anonymous

Happiness is letting go of what you think your life is supposed to look like and celebrate it for everything that it is.Mandy Hale

Life is short and the world is wide.Anonymous

Die with memories, not with dreams.Anonymous

Little by little, one travels far.J.R.R. Tolkein

Travel brings power and love back into your life.

The journey is my home.Muriel Rukeyser

Travel is still the most intense mode of learning.Kevin Kelly

Own only what you can always carry with you: known languages, known countries, known people. Let your memory be your travel bag.Alexandr Solzhenitsyn

To travel is to possess the world.
Burton Holmes

Travel penetrates your consciousness, but not in a rational way.Milton Glaser

Don’t listen to what they say. Go see.Anonymous

You can shake the sand from your shoes, but it will never leave your soul.Anonymous

Life is like a camera: you focus on what is important, capture the good times, develop from the negative and if things do not work out, take another shot.Anonymous

Travel only with thy equals or thy betters; if there are none, travel alone.The Dhammapada

Travel is the frivolous part of serious lives, and the serious part of frivolous ones.Anne Sophie Swetchine


Short Travel Quotes and Sayings:

The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.G.K. Chesterton

. . .life is short and the world is wide.Simon Raven

We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.Hilaire Belloc

Travel teaches toleration.Benjamin Disraeli

Put a ding in the universe.Steve Jobs

Experience, travel – these are as education in themselves.Euripides

Life is a voyage of discovery.Unknown

Jet lag is for amateurs.Dick Clark

You lose sight of things… and when you travel, everything balances out.Daranna Gidel

Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions.Peter Hoeg

Make voyages! Attempt them… there’s nothing else.Tennessee Williams

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.Helen Keller

The grand tour is just the inspired man’s way of heading home.Paul Theroux

Do not insult the mother alligator until after you have crossed the river.Old Haitian Proverb

To travel is worth any cost or sacrifice.Elizabeth Gilbert

Airplane travel is nature’s way of making you look like your passport photo.AI Gore

There are two classes of travel: first class and with children.Robert Benchley

Sometimes the road less traveled is less traveled for a reason.Jerry Seinfeld

It’s easier to find a traveling companion than to get rid of one.Art Buchwald

You can never cross the ocean until you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.Christopher Columbus

Make voyages! Attempt them … there’s nothing else.Tennessee Williams

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.Jawaharlal Nehru

My favourite thing to do is to go where I’ve never been.Diane Arbus

Without new experiences, something inside of us sleeps. The sleeper must awaken.Frank Herbert

Why, I’d like nothing better than to achieve some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.Aristophanes

The truth is that exploration and enlargement make the world smaller.G.K. Chesterton

Travel’s greatest purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.William Hazlitt

A traveler of taste will notice that the wise are polite all over the world, but the fool only at home.Oliver Goldsmith

I can’t think of anything that excites a greater sense of childlike wonder than to be in a country where you are ignorant of almost everything.Bill Bryson

When you come to a fork in the road…take it.Yogi Berra


Best Funny Travel Quotes:

Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversations.Elizabeth Drew



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