travel quotes

These are some of my favourite travel quotes.

The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page. – St. Augustine

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

A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. – Lao Tzu

Not all those who wander are lost. – J. R. R. Tolkien

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

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. – Jawaharial Nehru

No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow. – Lin Yutang

Once a year, go someplace you’ve never been before. – Dalai Lama

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

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

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

It is so hard to leave- until you leave. And then it is the easiest goddamned thing in the world. – John Green, Paper Towns

I’m never sad when a friend goes away, because whatever city or country that friend goes to, they turn the place friendly. They turn a suspicious-looking name on a map into a place where a welcome can be found. – Helen Oyeyemi, Mr. Fox

How do you pick up the threads of an old life? How do you go on, when in your heart, you begin to understand there is no going back? -J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King


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