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A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Life is either a great adventure or nothing.

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.

Oh, the places you’ll go.

Not all those who wander are lost.

Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.

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


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

It is better to travel well than to arrive.

A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes.

Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.

Room service? Send up a larger room.

The journey, not the arrival, matters.

Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all of one’s lifetime.

I travel not to go anywhere but to go. I travel for travel's sake. The great affair is to move.

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

He who would travel happily must travel light.

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

We are travelers on a cosmic journey, stardust, swirling and dancing in the eddies and whirlpools of infinity. Life is eternal. We have stopped for a moment to encounter each other, to meet, to love, to share. This is a precious moment. It is a little parenthesis in eternity.

Bizarre travel plans are dancing lessons from God.

Not I, not anyone else, can travel that road for you, you must travel it for yourself.

People don’t take trips, trips take people.

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.

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

Experience, travel – these are as education in themselves.

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

Marcel Proust

My home is in Heaven. I'm just traveling through this world.

A wise traveler never despises his own country.

A journey is like marriage. The certain way to be wrong is to think you control it.

All God's children need traveling shoes.

Like all great travellers I have seen more than I remember, and remember more than I have seen.

I was born in Europe... and I've traveled all over the world. I can tell you that there is no place, no country that is more compassionate, more generous, more accepting and more welcoming than the United States of America.

Against my will, in the course of my travels, the belief that everything worth knowing was known, at Cambridge gradually wore off. In this respect my travels were very useful to me.

Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.

Those who put aside travel for the sake of perfection, go anywhere instantly.

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

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.

He travels the fastest who travels alone.

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.

To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself once in a while.

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

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

If you are in a spaceship that is traveling at the speed of light and you turn on the headlights, does anything happen?

Travel teaches toleration.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

The land created me. I'm wild and lonesome. Even as I travel the cities, I'm more at home in the vacant lots.

Travelling is almost like talking with those of other centuries.

Life is a travelling to the edge of knowledge, then a leap taken.

David Herbert Lawrence

People commonly travel the world over to see rivers and mountains, new stars, garish birds, freak fish, grotesque breeds of human, they fall into an animal stupor that gapes at existence and they think they have seen something.

We travel, some of us forever to seek other states other lives other souls.

Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us or we find it not.

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.

Half of the fun of travel is the aesthetic of lostness.

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

For the born traveller, travelling is a besetting vice. Like other vices, it is imperious, demanding its victim’s time, money, energy and the sacrifice of comfort.

One's destination is never a place, but rather a new way of looking at things.

Everywhere is nowhere. When a person spends all his time in foreign travel he ends by having many acquaintances but no friends.

To travel hopefully is a better thing than to arrive.

He that travels much knows much.

I would like to spend the whole of my life traveling, if I could anywhere borrow another life to spend at home.

The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.

I never travel without my diary. One should always have something sensational to read in the train.

It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.

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

Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

You know more of a road by having traveled it, than by all the conjectures and descriptions in the world.

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

Denis Waitley

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.

Go to foreign countries and you will get to know the good things one possesses at home.

Travel in the younger sort is a part of education, in the elder a part of experience.

But are not the dreams of poets and the tales of travellers notoriously false?

Adventure is worthwhile.

One travels more usefully when alone because he reflects more.

Thomas Jefferson

One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

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

Just got back from a pleasure trip: I took my mother-in-law to the airport.

The man who goes alone can start today, but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.

The great difference between voyages rests not with the ships, but with the people you meet on them.

The history of mankind is the instant between two strides taken by a traveler.

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

We should not judge people by their peak of excellence, but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.

Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.

Travel and society polish one, but a rolling stone gathers no moss and a little moss is a good thing on a man.

The fool wanders, a wise man travels.

The true traveler is he who goes on foot, and even then he sits down a lot of the time.

We believe that electricity exists because the electric company keeps sending us bills for it, but we cannot figure out how it travels inside wires.

Travelers never think that they are the foreigners.

You got to be careful if you don’t know where you’re going, because you might not get there.

I love to travel, but hate to arrive.

Albert Einstein

Even traveling despondently is better than arriving here.

Americans who travel abroad for the first time are often shocked to discover that, despite all the progress that has been made in the last 30 years, many foreign people still speak in foreign languages

Adventure without risk is Disneyland.

The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.

Dr. Seuss

Seeking but not finding the house builder, I traveled through life after life. How painful is repeated birth! House-builders you have now been seen. You will not build the house again.

Life is a journey. How we travel is really up to us.  We can just flow with the tide or follow our own dreams.

All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move.

Hope travels through nor quits us when we die.

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

Of all possible debauches traveling is the greatest that I know, that's the one they invented when they got tired of all the others.

Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.

I dislike feeling at home when I am abroad.

If an ass goes travelling he will not come home a horse.

We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.

Evil counsel travels fast.

Generally speaking, a howling wilderness does not howl: it is the imagination of the traveler that does the howling.

You cannot travel the path until you have become the path itself.

Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind, and I like to write standing up.

If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.

Nothing travels faster than the speed of light with the possible exception of bad news which obeys its own special laws.

It is impossible to travel faster than the speed of light, and certainly not desirable, as one's hat keeps blowing off.

My message especially to young people is to have courage to think differently courage to invent to travel the unexplored path courage to discover the impossible and to conquer the problems and succeed. These are great qualities that they must work towards. This is my message to the young people.

Abdul Kalam

One day soon the Gillette company will announce the development of a razor that thanks to a computer microchip can actually travel ahead in time and shave beard hairs that don't even exist yet

You and I come by road or rail, but economists travel on infrastructure.

Your true traveller finds boredom rather agreeable than painful. It is the symbol of his liberty - his excessive freedom. He accepts his boredom when it comes, not merely philosophically, but almost with pleasure.

Modern travelling is not travelling at all, it is merely being sent to a place and very little different from becoming a parcel.

Time travel used to be thought of as just science fiction, but Einstein's general theory of relativity allows for the possibility that we could warp space-time so much that you could go off in a rocket and return before you set out.

THE airplane has to land at a certain place in order to take in those who have reserved the right to fly by the tickets that they have purchased. So too the Lord has to come down so that those who have won the right to be liberated may be saved. Incidentally others too will know of the Lord of His Grace and ways of winning it and of the joy of liberation. There are some who deny even today the possibility of air-travel, they curse the contrivance. They cavil at it. Similarly there are many who cavil at the Avatar that has come to save them.

When traveling with someone, take large does of patience and tolerance with your morning coffee.

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

I do live like a rock star but it's not as great as it sounds. It's a lot of traveling.

He that travelleth into a country, before he hath some entrance into the language, goeth to school and not to travel.

Those who visit foreign nations but associate only with their own country-men change their climate but not their customs. They see new meridians but the same men, and with heads as empty as their pockets return home with traveled bodies but untravelled minds.

I've met the most interesting people while flying or on a boat. These methods of travel seem to attract the kind of people I want to be with.

I just travel the world with my backpack and my cameras and a bunch of Clif bars.

The gulls who scorn perfection for the sake of travel go nowhere slowly.

I want to teach. I want to speak. I want to travel.

When a place gets crowded enough to require ID's social collapse is not far away. It is time to go elsewhere. The best thing about space travel is that it made it possible to go elsewhere.

Robert A. Heinlein

In college I never realized the opportunities available to a pro athlete. I've been given the chance to meet all kinds of people to travel and expand my financial capabilities to get ideas and learn about life to create a world apart from basketball.

Michael Jordan

I really love traveling to Japan.

We travel through time as through a country filled with many wild and empty wastes, which we would fain hurry over that we may arrive at those several little settlements, or imaginary points of rest, which are dispersed up and down in it

To read a writer is for me not merely to get an idea of what he says but to go off with him and travel in his company.

Happy happy Christmas that can win us back to the delusions of our childhood days recall to the old man the pleasures of his youth and transport the traveler back to his own fireside and quiet home!

Charles Dickens

I do have to travel a lot for speaking engagements.

Travel safe and arrive happy.

Uncontrolled the hunger and thirst after God may become an obstacle cutting off the soul from what it desires. If a man would travel far along the mystic road he must learn to desire God intensely but in stillness passively and yet with all his heart and mind and strength.

Aldous Huxley

The courage to face the trials and to bring... possibilities into the field of interpreted experience for other people to experience that is the hero's deed. We have only to follow the heros path and where we had thought to find abomination we shall find a God. And where we had thought to slay another we shall slay ourselves... Where we had thought to travel outward we will come to the center of our own existence. And where we had thought to be alone we will be with all the world.

Joseph Campbell

Strange - is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door of Darkness through Not one returns to tell us of the road Which to discover we must travel too.

When you travel by train you have only to purchase the ticket enter the proper train and take a seat, leaving the rest to the engine. Why should you carry the bed and trunk on your head? So too put your trust in the Lord and carry on to the best of your ability.

When I'm traveling on tour one of my favorite things to do is to throw a baseball cap on and go to a Target. The company has always been good to me. They've got such a great creative team.

Over the last 15 months we've traveled to every corner of the United States. I've now been in 57 states? I think one left to go.

Much have I traveled in the realms of gold and many goodly states and kingdoms seen.

It is not fit that every man should travel, it makes a wise man better and a fool worse.

What should I have known or written had I been a quiet mercantile politician or a lord in waiting? A man must travel and turmoil or there is no existence.

I really have created a family. I work with the people I love, I travel with them, I make films with them, and I'm in an office with them. So in a weird way - I know I haven't birthed a child - I feel that I'm a part of creating a family. It's a tribe. I love that word.

Drew Barrymore

Celebrate the Birthday in your own village. You need not travel long distances to where I physically am!

Our deeds still travel with us from afar, and what we have been makes us what we are.

The road to ruin is always in good repair and the travellers pay the expense of it.

You give me fresh life and vigour. Adieu to disappointment and spleen. What are men to rocks and mountains? Oh! what hours of transport we shall spend! And when we do return it shall not be like other travelers without being able to give one accurate idea of any thing. We will know where we have gone.

I had rather have a fool to make me merry, than experience to make me sad and to travel for it too!

There is certain relief in change even though it be from bad to worse! As I have often found in traveling in a stagecoach that it is often a comfort to shift one's position and be bruised in a new place.

When the road ends and the goal is gained, the pilgrim finds that he has traveled only from himself to himself.

Down to Gehenna or up to the Throne, He travels the fastest who travels alone.

The traveller has reached the end of the journey!

WHEN you stand before another his image is in your eye and your image is in his, have you not observed this? You are in Him I am in you that is the Truth this phenomenon proclaims. When you believe in this and when you cultivate Love Humility Reverence for Life and Tolerance you are on the Right Path. When you are not on this Path that is to say when you are traveling left you are certainly left out when it is a question of sharing Divine Grace.

Constant travel brings old age upon a man, a horse becomes old by being constantly tied up, lack of sexual contact with her husband brings old age upon a woman, and garments become old through being left in the sun.

The undiscovered country from whose bourn no traveler returns.

It is for us to pray, not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks, to go forward with a great desire, forever beating at the door of our hearts as we travel toward our distant goal.

Helen Keller

Posterity will never survey a nobler grave than this: here lie the bones of Castlereagh: stop traveler and piss.

No messenger can travel about in the sky and no tidings come from there. The voice of its inhabitants as never heard nor can any contact be established with them.

The man who never in his mind and thoughts travel'd to heaven is no artist.

Obviously because of my disability I need assistance. But I have always tried to overcome the limitations of my condition and lead as full a life as possible. I have traveled the world from the Antarctic to zero gravity.

I've spent too much time giving speeches, traveling the world.