Feet And Travel Quotes

Feet And Travel Quotes by Mark Twain, Gilbert K. Chesterton, Paul Fussell, Graham Lowe, Peter Matthiessen, Paul Theroux and many others.

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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.
Mark Twain
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
All the pathos and irony of leaving one’s youth behind is thus implicit in every joyous moment of travel
Paul Fussell
There ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them. – Mark Twain, author Making the team is one thing, becoming a team is another.
Graham Lowe
Here I am, safely returned over those peaks from a journey far more beautiful and strange than anything I had hoped for or imagined – how is it that this safe return brings such regret?
Peter Matthiessen
Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.
Paul Theroux
All the pathos and irony of leaving one’s youth behind is thus implicit in every joyous moment of travel: one knows that the first joy can never be recovered, and the wise traveller learns not to repeat successes but tries new places all the time.
Paul Fussell
To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
Aldous Huxley
You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.
Dr. Seuss
Two roads diverged in a wood and I – I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Robert Frost
No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.
Lin Yutang
Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends
Cesare Pavese
Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry, and narrow-mindedness.
Mark Twain
To travel is to take a journey into yourself.
Danny Kaye
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You’re on your own, and you know what you know. And you are the guy who’ll decide where to go.
Dr. Seuss
Too often travel, instead of broadening the mind, merely lengthens the conversations.
Elizabeth Drew
It’s a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don’t keep your feet, there’s no knowing where you might be swept off to.
J. R. R. Tolkien