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1. “I love getting lost on purpose” – Lisa Desrochers

2. “A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.” –  Lao Tzu

3. “Anyone who needs more than one suitcase is a tourist, not a traveler” – Ira Levin

4. “Paris is always a good idea.”

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

6. “Leave no path untaken.” – Neil Gaiman

7. “I haven’t been everywhere but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag

8. “Did you ever notice that the first piece of luggage on the carousel never belongs to anyone?” – Erma Bombeck

9. “Home at that moment was a starless night, a steady wind, not a human to be seen.” – Alan Furst

10. “It is better to travel well than to arrive.” – Buddha

11. “I don’t know where I am going but I’m on my way.” – Carl Sagan

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

13. “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust

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

15. “I’m a big believer in winging it”- Anthony Bourdain

16. “Let the world change you and you can change the world” – Ernesto “Che” Guevara

17. “The impulse to travel is one of the hopeful symptoms of life.” – Agnes Repplier

18. “The journey not the arrival matters.” – T.S. Eliot

19. “People don’t take trips – trips take people.” – John Steinbeck

20. “You go away for a long time and return a different person – you never come all the way back” – Paul Theroux

21. “Every hundred feet the world changes” – Roberto Bolaño

22. “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust

23. “No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” – Lin Yutang

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

25. “Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversation.”-  Elizabeth Drew

26. “You have to taste a culture to understand it.” – Deborah Cater

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

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

29. “Tourists went on holidays while travellers did something else. They travelled.” – Alex Garland

30. “Home is where the backpack is” – Savannah Grace

31. “Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.” – Francis Bacon

32. “Strange travel suggestions are dancing lessons from God.” – Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

33. “I tramp a perpetual journey.” – Walt Whitman

34. “As a traveler, I’ve often found that the more a culture differs from my own, the more I am struck by its essential humanity.” – Rick Steves

35. “A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.” – John Steinbeck

36. “A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” – Lao Tzu

37. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley

38. “So shut up, live, travel, adventure, bless and don’t be sorry” – Jack Kerouac

39. “You can’t control the past, but you can control where you go next.” – Kirsten Hubbard

40. “London is a riddle. Paris is an explanation.” – G.K. Chesterton

41. “The traveler sees what he sees. The tourist sees what he has come to see.” – G.K. Chesterton

42. “Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” – Jack Kerouac

43. “I didn’t know that the world could be so mind-blowingly beautiful.” – Justina Chen

44. “Travel is never a matter of money, but of courage.” – Paulo Coelho

45. “You can’t understand a city without using its public transportation system.” – Erol Ozan

46. “With languages, you are at home anywhere.” – Edward De Waal

47. “Don’t let your luggage define your travels, each life unravels differently.” – Shane Koyczan

48. “A book is the cheapest ticket you will ever hold.” – Stefanos Livos

49. “Serendipity was my tour guide, assisted by caprice” – Pico Iyer

50. “Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” – Seneca

51. “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts.” – Mark Twain

52. “Life is beautiful if you are on the road to somewhere” – Orhan Pamuk

53. “In Paris, everything was fixable for the right price.” – Peggy Kopman-Owens

54. “One always begins to forgive a place as soon as it’s left behind.” – Charles Dickens

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

56. “Travel brings power and love back into your life.” – Rumi

57. “I think you travel to search and you come back home to find yourself there.” – Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

58. “The romance of travel wasn’t always terribly evident to those who were actually experiencing it.” – Bill Bryson

59. “ Journeys are the midwives of thought. Few places are more conducive to internal conversations than moving planes, ships or trains.” – Alain de Botton

60. “We travel, some of us forever, to seek other states, other lives, other souls.” – Anaïs Nin

61. “I travel light. But not at the same speed.” – Jarod Kintz

62. “The journey is the destination.” – Dan Eldon

63. “Once a year go somewhere you have never been before.” – Dalai Lama

64. “It is a bitter-sweet thing, knowing two cultures. Once you leave your birthplace nothing is ever the same.” – Sarah Turnbull

65. “I love to travel, but hate to arrive.” – Albert Einstein

66. “Most of the time, beauty lies in the simplest of things.” – Winna Efendi

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

68. “Our battered suitcases were piled on the sidewalk again; we had longer ways to go. But no matter, the road is life.” – Jack Kerouac

69. “Travel, in the younger sort, is a part of education; in the elder, a part of experience.” – Francis Bacon

70. “Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” – Anita Desai

71. “The Wanderlust has got me…by the belly-aching fire” – Robert W. Service

72. “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

73. “Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.” – Paul Theroux

74. “Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you traveled.” – Mohammed

75. “Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.” – Benjamin Disraeli

76. “You can travel the world but if you cannot let go of the past, you will never move on.” – Gerald Freeman

77. “To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark

78. “You can go everywhere, but in the end you run back into yourself.” – Constance A. Dunn

79. “A traveler’s most interesting meals tend to happen by surprise.” – David Dale

80. “There are two kinds of travel: first class and with children.” – Robert Benchley

81. “You can handle just about anything that comes at you out on the road with a believable grin, common sense and whiskey.” – Bill Murray

82. “Live, travel, adventure, bless, and don’t be sorry.” – Jack Kerouac

83. “There was nothing to talk about anymore. The only thing to do was go.” – Jack Kerouac

84. “The journey not the arrival matters.” – T. S. Eliot

85. “Half the fun of the travel is the esthetic of lostness.” – Ray Bradbury

86. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley

87. “I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.” – Mary Anne Radmacher

88. “You haven’t really been anywhere until you’ve got back home.” – Terry Pratchett

89. “Maps are essential. Planning a journey without a map is like building a house without drawings.” – Mark Jenkins

90. “To travel is to live.” – Hans Christian Andersen

91. “Part of the urge to explore is a desire to become lost.” – Tracy Johnston

92. “We may sit in our library and yet be in all quarters of the earth.” – John Lubbock

93. “The world is a book, and those who don’t travel only read one page.” – Augustine of Hippo

94. “Travel brings wisdom only to the wise. It renders the ignorant more ignorant than ever.” – Joe Abercrombie

95. “We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.” – Hilaire Belloc

96. “Once the travel bug bites there is no known antidote, and I know that I shall be happily infected until the end of my life” – Michael Palin

97. “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert

98. “Travel is like a giant blank canvas, and the painting on the canvas is only limited by one’s imagination.” – Ross Morley

99. “The measure of civilized behavior is compassion.” – Paul Theroux


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