“Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before.” ~ Dalai Lama

“Live light, travel light, spread the light, be the light.” ~ From a YOGI dandelion tea bag

“Traveling – It leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” ~ Ibn Battuta

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

“Every hundred feet the world changes.” ~ Robert Bolaño

“Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

“I read; I travel; I become.” ~ Derek Walcott

“We travel for romance, we travel for architecture, and we travel to be lost.” ~ Ray Bradbury

“The path to our destination is not always a straight one. We go down the wrong road, we get lost, we turn back. Maybe it doesn’t matter which road we embark on. Maybe what matters is that we embark.” ~ Barbara Hall

 Remember that happiness is a way of travel – not a destination. ~ Roy M. Goodman

 If a train doesn’t stop at your station then it’s not your train ~ Marianne Williamson

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

“It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end.” ~ Ernest Hemingway

“Little by little the time flies by – Short if we laugh…long if we sigh.” ~ Laura Ingalls Wilder

It’s a very short trip. While Alive, Live.” ~ Malcolm Forbes

“So much of who we are is where we have been.” ~ William Langewiesche

“The World is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page.”  ~ St. Augustine

“Happiness is not a state to arrive at, but a manner of traveling.” ~ Anonymous

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

“A good traveler leaves no track.” ~ Lao Tzu

“Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.” ~ Anonymous

“Be one of the people on whom nothing is lost.” ~ Henry James

“If we are facing in the right direction, all we have to do is keep on walking.” ~ Ancient Buddhist Proverb

“There does come a time when dreams, lest they grow stale, must be vigorously ushered into reality.” ~ Seamus O’Banion

“The wise man travels to discover himself.” ~ James Russell Lowell

“Adventure is worthwhile.” ~ Amelia Earhart

“Now, I owe it to myself to tell you, Mr. Griswold, that if you are thinking of taking the tribe cross country, this is your automobile. The Wagon Queen Family Truckster. You think you hate it now, but wait till you drive it.” ~ Car Salesman, National Lampoon’s Vacation

“Though we travel the world over to find the beautiful, we must carry it with us, or we find it not.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

“I travel not to go anywhere, but to go.  I travel for travel’s sake.  The great affair is to move.”  ~ Robert Louis Stevenson

“Thanks to the Interstate Highway System, it is now possible to travel across the country from coast to coast without seeing anything.”  ~ Charles Kuralt, On the Road With Charles Kuralt 

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

“Wandering re-establishes the original harmony which once existed between man and the universe.”  ~ Anatole France

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

“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 Christen Anderson

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

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

“The use of traveling is to regulate imagination by reality, and instead of thinking how things may be, to see them as they are.” ~ Samuel Jackson

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

“He who does not travel does not know the value of men.” ~ Moorish proverb

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

“One of the great things about travel is that you find out how many good, kind people there are.” ~ Edith Wharton

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ~ Mark Twain

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

“Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.” ~ Helen Keller

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

“I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine.” ~ Caskie Stinnett

“People don’t take trips… trips take people.” ~ John Steinbeck

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

“He who would travel happily must travel light.” ~ Antoine de St. Exupery

“Let your memory be your travel bag.” ~ Alexander Solzhenitsyn

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

“No matter where you go, there you are.” ~ Unknown

“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.” ~ Jawaharal Nehru

“The journey is my home.” ~ Muriel Rukeyser

“If you don’t know where you are going, any road will lead you there.” ~ Unknown

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

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

“Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by.” ~ Robert Frost

“Why aren’t we flying? Because getting there is half the fun.” ~ Clark Griswald, National Lampoon’s Vacation

“Life’s about the journey…so whichever entrance ramp I’m near… that’s where I’m going to head!” ~ H.S. Cooper

“Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.” ~ Henry David Thoreau

“Every day is a journey, and the journey itself is home.” ~ Basho

“Think of each day as a blank page ready to be filled with your own wonderful story.” ~ Ryerson Brockman

“Time goes, you say?  Ah no! Alas, Time stays, we go.” ~ Henry Austin Dobson

“And there’s no cure like travel to help you unravel the worries of living today…” ~ Cole Porter,  Anything Goes

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” ~ Scott Cameron

“Time is the longest distance between two places.”  ~ Tennessee Williams

“One man’s daydreaming is another man’s novel.”  ~ Grey Livingston

“Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.”  ~ Danny Kaye

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

“The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.”  ~ Ralph Blum

“This heart of mine was made to travel the world.” ~ Unknown

“He who is outside his door has the hardest part of his journey behind him.” ~ Dutch Proverb

“Freedom is the oxygen of the soul.” ~ Moshe Dayan

“The traveler was active; he went strenuously in search of people, of adventure, of experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him.”  ~ Daniel J. Boorstin

“If God had really intended men to fly, he’d make it easier to get to the airport.”  ~ George Winters

“Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.” ~ Napoleon Bonaparte

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

“The world is not in your books and maps. It’s out there. ~ From The Hobbit

“The more places I travel to the more I see, the more I learn, the less I know, and I love it!” ~ Burt Robertson

“Be careful who you make memories with. Those things can last a lifetime.” ~ Ugo Eze

“The business of life is the acquisition of memories. In the end, that’s all there is.” ~ Mr. Carson, Downton Abbey

Have a favorite travel quote not listed here? Please contact me at: hs_cooper@yahoo.com.

Updated: April 12, 2016

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