Adventure And Travel Quotes by Terry Pratchett, Seneca the Younger, Hunter S. Thompson, John F. Kennedy, Pico Iyer, Jack Kerouac and many others.
Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.
Voyage, travel, and change of place impart vigor
Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside in a cloud of smoke, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming “Wow! What a Ride!
According to the ancient Chinese proverb, A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.
We travel to open our hearts and eyes and learn more about the world than our newspapers will accommodate.
Because in the end, you won’t remember the time you spent working in the office or mowing your lawn. Climb that goddamn mountain
If you’re not living on the edge you’re taking up too much space.
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness, and many of our people need it sorely on these accounts. Broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in one little corner of the earth all one’s lifetime.
Go at least once a year to a place you’ve never been before.
If you don’t know where you are currently standing, you’re dead.
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.
I am not the same having seen the moon shine on the other side of the world. Mary
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.
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
Travel becomes a strategy for accumulating photographs.
One of the gladdest moments of human life, methinks, is the departure upon a distant journey into unknown lands. Shaking off with one mighty effort the fetters of habit, the leaden weight of routine, the cloak of many cares and the slavery of home, man feels once more happy.
Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving.