51 Best Travel Quotes of All Time

Travel Quotes: In the pre-historic period of human existence on earth, people used to move from one place to another in search of food and safe shelter. That was a life saving process. After human civilization developed with passing centuries, people learnt to travel from one place to the other in search of knowledge and self-discovery. They desired to know more about the people living on the same planet pursuing different culture and ethnicity. They wanted to see more places on earth admiring astounding beauty of divine creations. Billions of people have travelled and explored the entire planet in the last centuries. Very less had made a quote on trip. We have chosen a few of these valuable, prominent and inspiring famous travel quotes made by certain eminent personalities to publish here.

Selected Best Travel Quotes

  • “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page”   – Saint Augustine
  • “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
  • “Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not”   — Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Like all great travellers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.”   — Benjamin Disraeli
  • “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.”    – Aldous Huxley
  • “The traveller sees what he sees; the tourist sees what he has come to see.”   — Gilbert K. Chesterton
  • “No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.”   — Lin Yutang.
  • “I have always enjoyed travelling and having experience with different cultures and different people. But it is also a wonderful thing to be able to benefit and enable research, not only in our country but around the world”   — Laurel Clark
  • “If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.”   — Cesare Pavese
  • “People who don’t travel cannot have a global view; all they see is what is in front of them. Those people cannot accept new things because all they know is where they live.”   — Martin Yan.
  • “Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living”   — Mary Ritter Beard
  • “Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world”         — Gustave Flaubert
  • “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.”   — Mark Twain
  • “Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all people cry, eat, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.”   — Maya Angelou
  • “There is no foreign land. It is the traveler only who is foreign”   — Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “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
  • “He who does not travel does not know the value of men.”   — Moorish Proverb
  • “People travel to faraway places to watch, in fascination, the kind of people they ignore at home.”   — Dagobert D. Runes
  • “All travel has its advantages. If the passenger visits better countries, he may learn to improve his own. And if fortune carries him to worse, he may learn to enjoy it.”   — Samuel Johnson
  • “A traveller without observation is a bird without wings.”   — Moslih Eddin Saadi
  • “One’s destination is never a place, but a new way of saying things.”    – Henry Miller
  • “To awaken quite alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.”   — Freya Stark
  • “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 harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sail. Explore. Dream. Discover.”   — Mark Twain
  • “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
  • “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.
  • “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less travelled by.”      — Robert Frost
  • “A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.”   — Lao Tzu
  • “If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion and avoid the people, you might better stay at home.”   — James Michener
  • “Not all those who wander are lost.”   — J. R. R. Tolkien
  • “Travel and change of place impart new vigour to the mind.”   — Seneca
  • “Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversation.”   — Elizabeth Drew
  • “Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.”   — Anatole France
  • “Travel is glamorous only in retrospect.”   — Paul Theroux
  • “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
  • “To move, to breathe, to fly, to float; to gain all while you give; to roam the roads of lands remote; to travel is to live.”   — Hans C. Anderson
  • “Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God.”   — Kurt Vonnegut
  • “Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.”   — Unknown
  • “Travel makes a wise man better, and a fool worse.”   — Thomas Fuller
  • “A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.”   — John A. Shedd
  • “Once in a year go somewhere you have never been before.”   — Dalai Lama
  • “Don’t tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you have travelled.”      – Mohammed
  • “He who is outside his door has the hardest part of his journey behind him.”   — Dutch Proverb
  • “Travel teaches toleration.”   — Benjamin Disraeli
  • “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.”   — Helen Keller
  • “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.”   — Marcel Proust
  • “To travel is to take a journey into yourself.”   — Danny Kaye
  • “I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad”   — George Bernard Shaw
  • “I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world.”   — Mary Anne Radmacher
  • “A child on a farm sees a plane fly overhead and dreams of a faraway place. A traveller on the plane sees the farmhouse …. and thinks of home”   – Carl Burns
  • “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.”   — Gilbert K. Chesterton
  • “We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves. We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate. We travel to bring what little we can, in our ignorance and knowledge, to those parts of the globe whose riches are differently dispersed. And we travel, in essence, to become young fools again – to slow time down and get taken in, and fall in love once more.”   — Pico Iyer

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Source — Internet
collected by — Arkaya Holidays Team

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