Travel Inspiration

50 Inspirational Travel Quotes

August 10, 2017 Nency Willims 2Comment

Travel quotes not only inspire the travelers but also connect with them emotionally. They tend to bring the memories of their journey. This motivates them to explore and travel to different places. These quotes capture the minor moments about the travel and highlight the truth about the adventures of their journey.

So, here are 50 inspirational quotes that inspire a traveler to pack his bag and explore the new horizons of the world.

  1. “Adventure is worthwhile.” – Aesop
  2. “Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” – Ibn Battuta
  3. “No place is ever as bad as they tell you it’s going to be.” – Chuck Thompson
  4. “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert
  5. “We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous
  6. “To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark
  7. “Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.” – Mark Twain
  8. “One’s destination is never a place, but always a new way of seeing things.” – Henry Miller
  9. “People travel t faraway places to watch, in fascination, the people they ignore at home.” – Dagobert D. Runes
  10. “For the born traveler, traveling is a besetting vice. Like other vices, it is imperious, demanding its victim’s time, money, energy and the sacrifice of comfort.” – Aldous Huxley
  11. “Like all great travelers, I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.” – Benjamin Disraeli
  12. “Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.” – Andre Gide
  13. “The use of traveling is to regulate imagination with reality, and instead of thinking of how things may be, see them as they are.” – Samuel Johnson
  14. “Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” – Seneca
  15. “The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only one page.” – Saint Augustine
  16. “Travel is the only thing you buy that makes you richer.” – Anonymous
  17. “Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” – Ray Bradbury
  18. “To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.” – Aldous Huxley
  19. “Traveling tends to magnify all human emotions.” — Peter Hoeg
  20. “People don’t take trips, trips take people.” – John Steinbeck
  21. “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” – Helen Keller
  22. “Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and enjoy the journey.” – Babs Hoffman
  23. “If you think adventure is dangerous, try routine – it’s lethal. – Paulo Coelho
  24. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R. Tolkien
  25. “The more I traveled the more I realized that fear makes strangers of people who should be friends.” – Shirley MacLaine
  26. “Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination.” – Roy M. Goodman
  27. “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” – Neale Donald Walsch
  28. “The world is a book and those who do not travel only read one page.” – Saint Augustine
  29. “Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.” – Pat Conroy
  30. “The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeing new landscapes, but in having new eyes.” – Marcel Proust
  31. “Half of the fun of travel is the aesthetic of lostness.”– Ray Bradbury
  32. “All journeys have secret destinations of which the traveller is unaware.”   – Martin Buber
  33. “Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less travelled by.”– Robert Frost
  34. “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travellers don’t know where they’re going.” – Paul Theroux
  35. “A good traveller has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.” – Lau Tzu
  36. “It is not down in any map; true places never are.” – Herman Melville
  37. “There is no moment of delight in any pilgrimage like the beginning of it.” – Charles Dudley Warner
  38. “Investment in travel is an investment in yourself.” –Matthew Karsten
  39. “There are no foreign lands. It is the traveller only who is foreign.” – Robert Louis Stevenson
  40. “Great things never came from comfort zones.” – Maya Angelo
  41. “Travel doesn’t become adventure until you leave yourself behind.” – Marty Rubin
  42. “It is not the destination where you end up but the mishaps and memories you create along the way.” – Penelope Riley
  43. “I would rather own a little and see the world, than own the world and see a little of it.” – Anonymous
  44. “It is better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times.” – Asian Proverb
  45. “I love to travel, but hate to arrive.” – Albert Einstein
  46. “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. Auben De Teran
  47. “If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.” – Cesare Pavese
  48. “We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfilment.” – Hilare Belloc
  49. “Not all those who wander are lost.” – J.R.R Tolkien
  50. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nency Willims

Content Writer at FareMachine LLC
I’m Nency Willims, a New York based travel writer by profession and lover of world cultures, languages, souls, food, oceans, wild spaces and urban places by nature.

2 thoughts on “50 Inspirational Travel Quotes

  1. Love the quote “I would rather own a little and see the world, than own the world and see a little of it.”
    I like the way of your writing and keep good working.

  2. I specially like this quotes “Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert it’s my favorite one.

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